Meeting & Event Calendar

Atlanta Regional Commission Board Meeting

The ARC Board meets at 1 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month, January through October, and the first Wednesday of December.

Equity Forum

The Alumni Network and Land Use Coordinating Committee are hosting an Equity Forum for regional leaders and planning officials to explore their communities’ central equity challenges and ways in which these challenges can be addressed. During last year’s LINK trip to Pittsburgh, Majestic Lane, the City of Pittsburgh’s Chief Equity Officer, delivered a powerful keynote...

People, Parks, Paths, and the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the importance of parks and paths in our community. As more people have explored these critical green spaces, often for the first time, they may be surprised by their quality and accessibility. Join us for a panel discussion about the importance of public spaces in our collective response to the...

NextGen Committee

You can also call in (audio only) +1 470-419-6063,,618293603#  United States, Atlanta Phone Conference ID: 618 293 603# Additional information may be found at the following website where the meeting packet will be posted as well: http://atlantaregional.org/youth-committee/

Accessible Engagement Tools

What can the disability community teach us about improving digital engagement? As local governments and planners seek to increase digital engagement, they can learn a lot from the disability community about generating accessible tools and inclusive engagement techniques. Join three disability rights organizations they share more about their recent work.

Network+Knowledge: Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Opportunities

2:00-2:10 Introductions & Opening Statements Kelsey Waidhas – Sustainability Coordinator w/ Atlanta Regional Commission Diane Harris – Electric Transportation Product Manager w/ Georgia Power Company 2:10-2:30 Overview of Georgia Power Programs for Local Governments Brad Norman – Electric Transportation Market Specialist w/ Georgia Power Company Commercial Rebates Turnkey Design-Build & Make Ready Program Community Charger...

Development of Excellence Awards 2020

ARC has honored four projects for the 2020 Development of Excellence Awards. The winning projects were announced at the State of the Region Breakfast on November 13. In this webinar, we’ll hear from the project sponsors about their plans or developments and how they fit into the goal’s of ARC’s long-term planning.

Community-Led Storytelling and Engagement

Join Canopy Atlanta, a community-led journalism project founded this year, for a webinar on this unique type of engagement. The webinar will feature the following elements:  a conversation about the rise of community-led journalism between Canopy Atlanta and City Bureau, a nonprofit civic media organization based on the South Side of Chicago; a case study of Canopy Atlanta’s inaugural issue featuring staff members...

Atlanta Regional Commission Board Meeting

The ARC Board meets at 1 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month, January through October, and the first Wednesday of December.

MUG Meeting – December 2020

Microsoft Teams meeting Join on your computer or mobile app Click here to join the meeting Or call in (audio only) +1 470-419-6063,,623201844#   United States, Atlanta Phone Conference ID: 623 201 844# Find a local number | Reset PIN

Metro Atlanta Speaks Results 2020

More than two-thirds of metro Atlanta residents told Atlanta Regional Commission’s 2020 Metro Atlanta Speaks Survey that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a “major impact” on their lives. This webinar goes deep on this year’s survey results, from about how the pandemic has impacted the economy, employment, housing, and hunger, to insights and perceptions on...

Equity in Arts Funding

Join the Atlanta Regional Commission for a first look at data on how metro Atlanta’s philanthropic foundations have funded Black arts and cultural organizations over the last 10 years, as well as a conversation about what that funding should look like in the future. The webinar will feature: A look at the data focusing on...

NOTICE: Gov. Brian Kemp has extended a public health emergency declaration and a statewide shelter-in-place order for older adults and medically fragile residents through June 12.

The Atlanta Regional Commission office at 229 Peachtree Street, NE Atlanta, is closed to the public until further notice. All employees are working remotely and conducting business operations. ARC employees can be contacted directly during normal business hours. However, if you need immediate assistance call 404-463-3100.

If you are seeking resources for older persons and individuals with disabilities, contact us at404-463-3333 or visit empowerline.org.

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