Meetings & Conferences
Executive Board - Interview for Professional Services - August 12, 2015 at 10AM More Information
Check here for the next board meeting and for upcoming conferences and training sessions.
Fairs & Festivals & Events
Every Thrus. - Test & Tune - Millington, TN
Every Thrus. - Sunset on the Square - Collierville, TN
Every Sat. - Music on the Square - Covington, TN
July 27 - Movie Night - Ripley, TN
August 1 - Overton Park 5-Miler Classic - Memphis, TN
August 5 - Slaves & Slaveholders of Wessyngton Plantation Exhibit - Henning, TN
August 7-16 - Elvis Week - Memphis, TN
August 8 - Wings over Halls - Halls, TN
August 15 - Baby & Me in the Park - Ripley, TN
August 15 - Adult Greenline Gardens Workshop - Memphis, TN
August 18 - Great Wine Performances - Memphis, TN
Check here for the latest area events.
On behalf of the entire Memphis Area Association of Governments (MAAG) membership and executive board, it is my honor and pleasure to welcome you to our website. MAAG is an organization promoting and assisting in economic and community development in Fayette, Lauderdale, Tipton and Shelby counties in Tennessee, DeSoto County in Mississippi; and Crittenden County in Arkansas. As your partner in accessing federal and state resources, we hope you use MAAG as an organization to help you enhance, strengthen and sustain your community.
Among one of MAAG’s many goals is to cultivate and bridge individual resources in order to strengthen our competitiveness in this global economy. We believe that a strong regional presence within this economy expands opportunities for our individual members to enhance their citizens’ community quality of life.
As you examine our website, please take note of MAAG’s many accomplishments and the growing number of opportunities that we can assist both governments and businesses in. As we move ahead, MAAG continues to search for new ways to assist communities by helping to identify and implementing their vision for a better tomorrow.
Please join us as we work together for a better future.
Chairman Hugh Davis
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
US Economic Development Admistration - Partnership for Opportunity Workforce & Economic Revitalization (POWER) Inititative - OPEN
US Dept. of Housing & Urban Developement - CDBG Commercial Facade Grant -- July 17, 2015
US Dept. of Transportation - Transporation Alternatvies Program -- July 17, 2015
Delta Regional Authority - States' Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) - August 31, 2015
US Environmental Protection Agency - Local Food, Local Places -- September 15, 2015
TN Dept of Environment & Conservation - Used Oil Grant Program -- October 1, 2015
TN Dept of Environment & Conservation - Recycling Equipment Grant Program -- October 1, 2015
TN Dept. of Transportation - Transportation Alternatives Program -- November 3, 2015
Communities Unlimited, Inc - ALTShops
TN Recreation and Parks Association - Community Garden Grant
NEW DAY TRIPPIN' SITE LAUNCHES!!! CHECK IT OUT HERE!
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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Notice of public meeting, The Memphis Area Association of Government’s Executive Board, will interview candidates for professional services on, Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. and will adjourn at 11:00 A.M. More Information
Delta Leadership Institute graduates 48 from 2014-15 Executive Academy, 7 from Tennessee
TENNESSEE (July 29, 2015) – Delta Regional Authority Federal Co-Chairman Chris Masingill announced that 48 graduates have successfully completed the year-long Delta Leadership Institute Executive Academy, a training program that brings together business and community leaders from each of the eight states of the Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt regions for a collaborative leadership development experience, emphasizing regional approaches to growing local economies and creating opportunities for the people of the Delta region. Read Article
Memphis, South Louisiana named as 2015 IMCP Designated Communities
Delta Regional Authority partnering with U.S. Dept. of Commerce to encourage resurgence of manufacturing growth in Delta region
Mobile, AL (July 8, 2015) -- The Greater Memphis area and South Louisiana have been designated as 2015 Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership initiative designated communities Delta Regional Authority Federal Co-Chairman Chris Masingill announced today from the AIDT Maritime Training Center in Mobile—one of the 2014 IMCP designated communities. Read Article
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