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Located in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia, Brooke County offers an affordable environment to locate a business or raise a family. The county is close to Wheeling, WV; Pittsburgh, PA and Cleveland, OH. Each of these cities offers a variety of professional sports and cultural events. There are three international airports within two and one half hours drive and the local county airport can accommodate small corporate jets. All of these things make Brooke County an extremely desirable place to live and to do business.
The Brooke County Commission meets at the County Courthouse on Tuesdays. The public is encouraged to attend.

The Brooke County Planning Commission would like to thank the Brooke County Library for the use of their facilities. They are a valuable asset to the county. The Planning Commission meets at the library on the fourth Tuesday of the month. The public is invited to attend. If you are interested in serving on the Planning Commission, send a letter of interest to the County Commissioners.

The Brooke County Economic Development Authority meets at the Brooke Library on the third Wednesday of the month. The public is invited to attend and participate. If you are interested in joining the EDA, send a letter of interest to the County Commission.

The Ohio River Bridge Taskforce meets on the first Wednesday of the month at the Brooke County Library. The public is encouraged to attend.

Curious about Brooke County?

Check out these:


A Vision Shared

Business Development Corporation of the Northern Panhandle

Brooke Hancock Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission

West Virginia Development Office

Also Download (PDF) - Edge Magazine

Regional Tourism

WV Dept.of Tourism

Small Business Development Center

What's New?

Brooke County sits on significant coal reserves. Recent breakthroughs in alternative uses for coal are extremely exciting. Some of this research and development has been done by Touchstone research Laboratories located in nearby Wheeling, WV.
Visit their site to see some of the possibilities the future holds.
Also be sure to browse the interactive coal maps at the link provided below.
Brooke County Library
Brooke CO LIbrary

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