Meetings & Conferences
Check here for the next board meeting and for upcoming conferences and training sessions.
Fairs & Festivals
July 11-13, 2014 -- Ripley's Tomato Festival - Ripley, TN
July 19, 2014 -- Ruffin's Got Talent - Covington, TN
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Memphis Area Association of Governments Receives National Association of Development Organizations 2014 Innovation Award
Washington, DC (July 23, 2014) -- The Memphis Area Association of Governments (MAAG), based in Cordova, Tennessee, receiveda 2014 Innovation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation for the West Tennessee Heritage and "Roots" Day Trippin' Tour project. Read Entire Article
First Wave of Newly Branded "Made In Tennessee" Tourism Campaign Hits the Market
Nashville, TN (July 17, 2014) -- The Tennessee Department of Tourist Devleopment rolled out its much anticipated marketing campaign, introducing the powerful branding "Made in Tennessee" in an effort to bring global attention to the state's tourism assets. Tourism is Tennessee's No. 2 industry, with a $16.2 billion economic impact to the state. Read Entire Article
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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.
A million thanks to all of the wonderful people who helped to make the February 2014
West Tennessee Heritage & "Roots" Day Trippin' Bus Tours a success!
Click here to watch a video of our Day Trippin' adventures.
MAAG represents municipalities in Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby and Tipton counties in Tennessee; Crittenden county in Arkansas and DeSoto county in Mississippi.
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Available Grant Opportunities
Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program - Due August 1, 2014
Transportation Alternatives Program
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