Meetings & Conferences
December 18, 2014 at 2:00PM - MAAG Executive Board Meeting
Check here for the next board meeting and for upcoming conferences and training sessions.
Fairs & Festivals
October 30-November 2 - Indie FilmFest - Memphis, TN
October 30 - November 1 - The Haunted Trail - Collierville, TN
October 31 - Trunk or Treat/Halloween Pet Show - Ripley, TN
November 1 - Annual Grassroots Community Conference - Memphis, TN
November 1 - Walk like an Egyptian Avant-Garde Party - Memphis, TN
November 8 - Fall Art Walk - Broad Avenue - Memphis, TN
November 8 - Veterans' Parade - Millington, TN
November 8 - Spotlight Saturday - Collierville, TN
Check here for the latest area events.
What We Do
MAAG works closely with member governments and nonprofit organizations to identify, craft and advocate for legislation and public policy that serves to improve the overall quality of life for all residents.
We are the regional resource for federal programs supporting economic development initiatives. We are your regional advocate for economic and infrastructure concerns and a hub for regional, senior-level government leaders to dialogue and create synergistic relations.
Available Grant Opportunities
DRA Workforce Development Fund -- November 10, 2014
USDA Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Grant -- November 12, 2014
EPA Building Blocks for Sustainable Communities -- November 20, 2014
TDOT Community Transportation Planning Grant -- December 10, 2014
TDOT Multimodal Access Grant -- December 10, 2014
Historic Preservation Grant -- January 31, 2015
National Disaster Resilience Competition -- March 16, 2015
EDA Small Business Empowerment Initiative
Transportation Alternatives Program
Tennessee Safe Routes to School Program Grant Opportunities
Check out the Day Trippin' Website to plan your next Day Trip!
MAAG represents municipalities in Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby and Tipton counties in Tennessee; Crittenden county in Arkansas and DeSoto county in Mississippi.
General Tennessee Development Districts Website
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Federal Preservation Grant Applications Available November 1
Tennessee Historical Commission Accepting Applications Through January 31, 2015
Nashville, TN (October 28, 2014) -- The Tennessee Historical Commission will begin accepting grant applications for historic preservation projects for the 2014-2015 fiscal year on Nov. 1. Read Entire Article
Tennessee State Parks Recognized as “Best” by Tennessee Magazine Readers
Nashville, TN (October 23, 2014) – Several Tennessee State Parks were recently named “Best” in Tennessee by readers of The Tennessee Magazine. The publication announced the winners of its annual Best of Tennessee Readers’ Choice Awards earlier this month. Read Entire Article
City of Ripley receives the CDBG Façade Grant of $25,000
Memphis, TN (October 6, 2014) – The TN Department of Economic and Community Development awarded the City of Ripley the CDBG Commercial Façade Improvement Grant of $25,000 for storefront revitalization. Read Entire Article
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