National Association Meeting in Ohio
The National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) will have their annual conference and exhibition in Cleveland, June 15-17. The agenda includes information relevant to planning agencies and councils of government, but will have presentations of value to elected and appointed officials as well. Discussion topics include development of regional safety programs, development of shared services, and sustainable water and water quality. The Swan Creek Balanced Growth Plan is a model for a workshop about regional decision-making and consensus. The complete agenda and registration are here.
TMACOG and other Ohio councils of government are members of NARC and active in its leadership. TMACOG President Tony Reams is currently the chair of the Executive Directors Council, vice president of the NARC Board of Directors, and a member of the NARC Financial Affairs Committee. TMACOG member Kenneth Fallows is co-chair of NARC’s Environment Executive Committee.