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Regional Plan

The purpose of the Regional Plan is to lay out a road map for the Region's future, developed through a public process involving regional leaders and stakeholders in making key decisions about the future of the region. The plan includes the Region's vision for the future, regional needs and opportunities, and an implementation program for addressing the identified needs.

Regional Plan Update

SGRC Council Meeting and Public Hearing Notice – March 25, 2021

Click here to download the latest draft of the regional plan.

Click here to download the adopted 2021 Regional Plan Annual Implementation Program Report.

2018 Regional Plan Update Meeting Schedule:

• Kick-off meeting - Aug. 24, 2017, City of Pearson Sports Complex and Civic Center 786 Austin Avenue East, Pearson, GA

• First Workshop - Sept. 14, 2017, 9:30 a.m., SGRC office, 327 W Savannah Ave, Valdosta GA

• Second Workshop - Oct. 19, 2017, 10:00 a.m., SGRC Waycross office

• Third workshop - Thursday, December 7, 2017, 10:00 - 12:00, at the Tift County Chamber of Commerce/Development Authority

• Fourth workshop - Thursday, January 18, 2018, 10:00 - 12:30, at the Coffee County Board of Commissioners

Steering Committee Meetings:
• August 24, 2017, 11:00 a.m., City of Pearson Sports Complex and Civic Center 786 Austin Avenue East, Pearson, GA
• September 28, 2017, 11:00 a.m., City of Pearson Sports Complex and Civic Center 786 Austin Avenue East, Pearson, GA
• Dec. 14, 2017, 11:00 a.m., City of Pearson Sports Complex and Civic Center 786 Austin Avenue East Pearson, GA

• Final Public Hearing - May 22, 2018, 5:00 p.m., SGRC office, 327 W Savannah Ave, Valdosta, GA

• December 13, 2018 Plan Adoption

Archives:

2016 Regional Work Program Annual Update

2015 Regional Work Program Annual Update

2013 Regional Plan / Regional Agenda (adopted April 25, 2013)

2011 Regionally Important Resources Plan

Regional Hearing For The Regional Plan Annual Implementation Report

August 11, 2020

The Southern Georgia Regional Commission (SGRC) announces a regional hearing for the annual implementation report on the 18-county regional plan. The purpose of the regional hearing is to inform interested parties about the contents of the report and the process by which it will be adopted.

The regional hearing will take place at 11:00 a.m. on August 27, 2020 via conference call. For telephone access, call (510) 338-9438; when prompted for a meeting number, dial 142 234 0865 and enter meeting password, 1725

A draft of the report is available here. Click here to download.

Please contact Elizabeth Backe, AICP SGRC Planning Director, at ebacke@sgrc.us with any questions.