Meetings & Conferences
Check here for the next board meeting and for upcoming conferences and training sessions.
Fairs & Festivals
October 2014 -- Walk to School Month
October 7 - Tiger Blue Goes Green Day - Memphis
October 11 - Heritage Festival - Fayette County
October 11 - Bartlett Music Festival - Bartlett
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
FCC Rural Broadband Program -- October 14, 2014
TDEC, TNSA, TDOT Green Development Grants -- October 15, 2014
City of Memphis/Shelby County Green Communities Program -- October 15, 2014
EDA & DOT FY 2014 Regional Innovation Grants -- November 3, 2014
ArtPlace National Grants Program -- November 3, 2014
DRA Workforce Development Fund -- November 10, 2014
USDA Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Grant -- November 12, 2014
TDOT Community Transportation Planning Grant -- December 10, 2014
TDOT Multimodal Access Grant -- December 10, 2014
National Disaster Resilience Competition -- March 16, 2015
EDA Small Business Empowerment Initiative
Transportation Alternatives Program
Tennessee Safe Routes to School Program Grant Opportunities
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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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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
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation to Host Statewide Brownfields Grant-Writing Seminars in October
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will host a series of statewide Brownfields grant-writing seminars in October. Read Entire Article
TDEC Announces Public Hearing Dates for 2015-2025 Solid Waste and Materials Management Plan
Plan provides direction regarding how waste and recovered materials will be managed in Tennessee
Nashville, TN (September 29, 2014) – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) today announced October public hearing dates in its process to develop the 2015-2025 Solid Waste and Materials Management Plan. Read Entire Article
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