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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EPA Sponsors Free Training on Healthy Homes for Health Care Workers
Atlanta, GA (July 8, 2014) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), University of Tennessee Extension (UT Extension), and National Center for Healthy Housing is sponsoring two training courses, Healthy Homes for Community Workers and Launching a Healthy Home Initiative in Memphis, TN today, July 8 and July 9th. Read Entire Article
New Grant Program Announced for Parks and Outdoor Spaces
TDEC's Recreation Educational Services Accepting Applications for the National Program Through August 1
Nashville, TN (July 3, 2014) -- Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's Recreation Educational Services Division (RES) announced today that applications are available for a new National Park Service pilot grant program, the Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program. Read Entire Article
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It is my pleasure to formally introduce you to the Memphis Area Association of Governments (MAAG) – an organization designed to facilitate and support activities that stimulate economic and community development in our communities. This website is your guide to harnessing the power of MAAG to strengthen your connection to the world in which we live, play and do business.
Our goal is to aggressively work to create strong, healthy, vibrant communities by accessing all public resources available. In essence, MAAG is here to connect you with the public resources that make your world better. I invite you to take a look around our site. If there is a service we provide or an issue we address that helps you, please let us know. We look forward to hearing from you!
As we move forward,
Pamela D. Marshall
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.
General Tennessee Development Districts Website
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Available Grant Opportunities
Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program - Due August 1, 2014
Transportation Alternatives Program
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