Northwest Georgia Regional Commission

Northwest Georgia Regional Commission, located in Rome, is a multi-county organization consisting of 15 Northwest Georgia counties, including Gordon County, and all their municipalities. Major responsibilities of the RC include: (1) implementation of the Georgia Planning Act of 1989, (2) administration of the Area Agency on Aging, (3) administration of the Workforce Investment Act, and (4) providing planning and development assistance to member governments in areas they could not otherwise afford.

  • Bud Owens (Commissioner)
    Term: Coincides with the Commissioner’s Term of Office
    Appointing Authority: Gordon County Board of Commissioners
  • Flipper McDaniel
    1 Year Term Expiring on September 5, 2023
    Appointing Authority: Gordon County Board of Commissioners

Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m. at the Rome Civic Center. No meetings during July or December unless otherwise called. Contact Executive Director Boyd Austin, Barbara Snead, or Julie Meadows, assigned Community Planner at 706-295-6485.