Local Government Partnerships

Through MARC, local governments collaborate in a number of programs and systems that help them deliver public services and perform administrative functions more efficiently and effectively.

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Creating Housing for All

Plentiful and affordable housing is critical to the Kansas City region because it impacts access to jobs and education, economic development, and our quality of life. Together with local leaders and stakeholders, MARC is working to identify a collaborative path forward that addresses regional housing challenges and possible solutions.

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First Suburbs Coalition

The First Suburbs Coalition works to address issues facing first suburb communities, enhance the unique qualities these communities offer and maintain a high quality of life for current and future generations.

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Core4 Initiative

Through the CORE Initiative, leaders from the four most populous jurisdictions come together to discuss topics of mutual interest.