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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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

A meeting of the NWGRC Personnel and Financial Management (PFM) Committee will be held at (9:30 A.M., immediately prior to the NWGRC Council Meeting. This PFM Committee meeting will be held in the Conference Room of the NWGRC’s Rome office, located at 1 Jackson Hill Drive.

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, September 17, 2020, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

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The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) is the recipient of a new Economic Development Administration Revolving Loan Fund grant for the region’s small businesses. Micro-loan funds are available to aid in efforts to alleviate the sudden and severe economic dislocation of the region’s small businesses and to see significant improvement in employment in the region caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Eligible small businesses must be located in Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Fannin, Floyd, Gilmer, Gordon, Haralson, Murray, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Walker, or Whitfield counties.

Please contact Jennifer Whorton at jwhorton(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)nwgrc.org for an application, eligibility questions and additional information.

CARES Act COVID-19 Micro-Loan Fund FACT SHEET

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NORTHWEST GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMISSION

The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission has prepared a draft Annual Report on the Implementation Plan 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 2019-2020, a local government performance standards update, and updates to the regional work program for 2019-2023.

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 2017-2021, Metropolitan Planning Organization transportation plans, and adjacent Regional Commissions’ regional plans.

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, August 20, 2020, at the Rome Civic Center, located at 400 Civic Center Drive in Rome, Georgia.

A meeting of the NWGRC Personnel and Financial Management (PFM) Committee will be held at 9:30 A.M., immediately prior to the NWGRC Council meeting. This PFM Committee meeting will be held in the Conference Room of the NWGRC’s Rome office, located at 1 Jackson Hill Drive.

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the Gordon County Agricultural Service Center located at 1282 Highway 53 Spur, S.W. in Calhoun, Georgia.

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at the Gordon County Agricultural Service Center located at 1282 Highway 53 Spur, S.W. in Calhoun, Georgia.

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (NWGRC) Council will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 16, 2020, at the Gordon County Agricultural Service Center located at 1282 Highway 53 Spur, S.W. in Calhoun, Georgia.

The Nominating Committee will recommend a slate of officers for 2020 and 2021, which subsequently will be voted on by the Council membership.

Special guest speaker will be Amanda (Mandy) Maloney, Partnership Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau, Atlanta Regional Census Center.

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The Northwest Georgia Regional Commission Area Agency on Aging will hold three Public Hearings during the month of October 2019. The purpose of the meetings is to gain input into services needed for our aging population within the 15-county NW Georgia service area.

  • October 15, 2019 @ 10:00am
    Bremen Senior Center
    425 River Circle
    Bremen, GA 30110
  • October 22, 2019 @ 10:00am
    Catoosa County Senior Center
    144 Catoosa Circle
    Ringgold, GA 30736
  • October 24, 2019 @ 10:00am
    Gilmer County Senior Center
    111 Gilmer Street
    Ellijay, GA 30540

For more information or to submit written comments, please contact Lynne Reeves, AAA Director, Northwest Georgia Regional Commission; PO Box 1798; Rome, GA 30162 or by email at lreeves(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)nwgrc.org

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