News

February 23, 2023 | Posted in Transportation
Man riding a bike down a city street

The Mid-America Regional Council’s Board of Directors recently approved the allocation of approximately $137 million in federal funding for 78 projects.

February 22, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Attendees line up with pink carbon copy forms notatitng their professional development credit hours

MARC's Water Quality program hosted two keynote speakers and more than 40 breakout sessions to help attendees meet professional development hour requirements for their certifications.

February 8, 2023 | Posted in Aging & Health
Older adults smiling and waving in a Bus

Civic matching program connects older adults with meaningful volunteer opportunities

February 8, 2023 | Posted in Safety & Security
KC region celebrates 40 years of 911 service

On Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2023, the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) will celebrate the 40th anniversary of 911 emergency phone service in the Kansas City region.  

February 2, 2023 | Posted in News
A Parade of Hearts sculpture sits near a sidewalk.

Thanks to everyone who joined the MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel Committee meetings on Jan. 24. We’re sharing selected highlights from the meetings for your awareness and use in regional conversations. 

January 25, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Go Green! Environmental Fair wins Green Event Award at 2022 SWMD Annual Luncheon

The district also hosted the Foundation for Regeneration co-founder Brian Weinberg to talk about green and economic regenerative efforts along the Blue River Valley industrial corridor.

January 24, 2023 | Posted in News
Passing of the gavel from Harold Johnson, Jr. to Carson Ross

The MARC Board of Directors has elected new leadership.

January 11, 2023 | Posted in Local Government
ADU banner

Accessory Dwelling Unit ordinance examples are now available to view on our website.

January 9, 2023 | Posted in News
Parade of Hearts art on display in the MARC lobby

The MARC Budget and Work Plan guides agency activities and provides a clear picture of how revenues are allocated to achieve overarching policy goals.