Butler County Residents Needed To Serve on County Planning Commission: The Board of County Commissioners is currently seeking Butler County residents to serve on the Butler County Planning Commission.  The appointment is for a voluntary, three-year term.  Interested candidates must reside in Butler County and must be able to attend meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 3:00 p.m. in Hamilton. County residents who are looking for an opportunity to serve their community as part of the Planning Commission should send a letter of interest, including a brief biography or resume, to Zeb Acuff, Planning Administrator, 130 High Street, Hamilton, Ohio 45011.  Questions should be directed to the Butler County Department of Development at (513) 887-3411 or [email protected]


Police Chief Graduates CLEE Program

Police Chief Burton Roberts recently reached a high level of professional accomplishment by graduating from the 14-month Certified Law Enforcement Executive (CLEE) program on February 5, 2021.  The CLEE Program promotes professional development, benefiting not only the individual but also the agencies in which they work and practice, and their communities.  It is designed to elevate the standards of excellence for law enforcement executives.

Chief Roberts was selected for the program by meeting set standards in experience, formal and continuing education, as well as professional-related experience.  For more than a year, he received instruction in topics concerned with change management; ethics; vision, mission and guiding principles; interpersonal skills; human resources and team facilitation; practical leadership models for law enforcement executive; strategic planning; police resource allocation and budgeting; and organizational risk management.   In order to graduate he was required to demonstrate mastery of these elements through written examinations and papers.

Congratulations Chief Roberts!