Meetings & Conferences
Check here for the next board meeting and for upcoming conferences and training sessions.
National Flood Insurance Program Training - September 15, 2014 @ 1PM More Info
MAAG Tourism Advisory Board Meeting - September 26, 2014 @ 2PM
Fairs & Festivals
August 9-17, 2014 -- Elvis Week - Memphis, TN
August 9, 2014 -- Alex Haley's 93rd Birthday Celebration - Henning, TN
August 12, 2014 -- Taste of the Town - West Memphis, AR
August 16-17, 2014 -- Wings Over Halls - Halls, TN
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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.
Available Grant Opportunities
100 Resilient Cities Challenge Grant -- September 10, 2014
TDEC Solid Waste Management - Recyling Equipment & Used Oil Grants -- October 1, 2014
FCC Rural Broadband Program -- October 14, 2014
TDEC, TNSA, TDOT Green Development Grants -- October 15, 2014
USDA Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Grant -- November 12, 2014
Transportation Alternatives Program
Tennessee Safe Routes to School Program Grant Opportunities
Job Opening at MAAG
Program Developer and Project Manager
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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TDEC Leads Investigation to Convict Memphis Business Owner for Illegal Dumping
Nashville, TN (August 22, 2014) -- The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), along with the City of Memphis and Shelby County recently prosecuted a Memphis buisness owner for illegal dumping. Read Entire Article
News Brief: U.S. EPA Accepting Public Comments on Cleanup Plan for National Fireworks OU2 Superfund Site
Atlanta, GA (August 19, 2014) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) will host a public meeting and begin accepting comments on its proposed plan to clean up the National Fireworks (OU) 2 Superfund Site. Read Entire Article
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