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Mid-America Regional Council launches new website

The Mid-America Regional Council is excited to debut the new http://www.marc.org, a streamlined, mobile responsive version of the website for the nonprofit association of city and county governments and metropolitan planning organization for the bistate Kansas City region.  The new site showcases the breadth of MARC’s work to advance progress toward a stronger Kansas City […]

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May is Bike Month in the Kansas City region.

May is Bike Month

We’re celebrating KC Bike Month at MARC and want you to join us. There are many reasons to ride. Biking is fun. It saves money. It improves physical and mental health. It’s good for the environment. And, during the month of May, you could win prizes just by riding and joining the KC Bike Month […]

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Peculiar recognized as a Community for All Ages

On Friday, April 15, at the First Suburbs Coalition meeting, the Mid-America Regional Council honored Peculiar, Missouri, for becoming more age friendly. Peculiar earned Silver Level status in the Communities for All Ages recognition program, which required conducting a self-assessment of age-friendly policies and actions. “The city of Peculiar is honored to receive the Silver […]

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Thank you to everyone who joined us for the March 2022 MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel meetings.

Updates and outcomes from MARC’s March Board meetings

Thanks to everyone who joined the MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel Committee meetings on March 22. We’re sharing selected highlights from the meetings for your awareness and use in regional conversations. The MARC Board heard a variety of updates, including reports on: COVID-19: Cases and hospitalizations continue to decline in the Kansas […]

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The City Market sign welcomes visitors.

Updates and outcomes from MARC’s February Board meetings

Thanks to everyone who joined the MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel Committee meetings on Feb. 22. We’re sharing selected highlights from the meetings for your awareness and use in regional conversations. The MARC Board heard a variety of updates, including reports on: Eviction prevention initiative: Exacerbated by the pandemic, the region has […]

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