The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 24, 2019, at the Gordon County Agricultural Service Center located at 1282 Highway 53 Spur, S.W. in Calhoun, Georgia.

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A special called meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 5:30 P.M. on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at the Clarence Brown Conference Center, located at 5450 State Route 20 in Cartersville, Georgia.

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, May 26, 2022, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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A meeting of the Personnel and Financial Management Committee of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, May 13, 2022, in the Conference Room at the Rome offices of the NWGRC, located at 1 Jackson Hill Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, April 21, 2022, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission has prepared a draft Annual Report on the Implementation of the 2019 Northwest Georgia Regional Plan, in accordance with the Standards and Procedures for Regional Planning, Chapter 110-12-6. The draft annual report includes a report of accomplishments on projects completed in FY2021, a local government performance standards update, and updates to the regional work program.

The draft annual report has been prepared with review and consideration of the Northwest Georgia Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy, Regional Water Plans, Georgia’s Plan for Outdoor Recreation: SCORP 2022-2026, Metropolitan Planning Organization transportation plans, and adjacent Regional Commissions’ regional plans.

A public hearing is scheduled for the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission to accept comments on the draft annual report. After the public hearing, the draft annual report will be transmitted to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for approval.

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, February 17, 2022, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 20, 2022, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

The Nominating Committee will recommend a slate of officers for 2022 and 2023, which subsequently will be voted on by the Council membership.

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The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission is issuing “Request for Proposals” (RFPs) to provide Career/Case Management Services, Work-Based Learning Services, and Youth Services in the following Northwest Georgia counties: Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Fannin, Floyd, Gilmer, Gordon, Haralson, Murray, Pickens, Paulding, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield. These services in Northwest Georgia are served through the Northwest Georgia Workforce Development Program.

The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission has been selected as the Grant Sub-recipient for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funds. Funding is contingent upon availability of funds under WIOA or other federal job training services which provide similar services if they should become available.

It is estimated that funding will be available as follows:

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The regular monthly meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

A special guest speaker will be Mike Beatty, former Commissioner, Georgia Department of Community Affairs. And, we will have a presentation on Georgia’s Rural Center Vanpool Transportation Study Project in Northwest Georgia, introduced by Janet Cochran, Project Manager, Center for Rural Prosperity and Innovation, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

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