The goal of the Local Government Services Division is to help local governments build a strong foundation for community.
- Implementation Assistance
The Community Choices Program is an ARC quality growth initiative providing cities and counties with the tools, resources and technical assistance to help them create communities that best suit their unique visions.
- Training and Leadership Development
ARC offers a wide variety of training and leadership development programs to equip present and future leaders with the skills they need to make a positive impact in their communities and the region.
- Arts & Culture The Atlanta Regional Commission has long recognized the need for a robust arts and culture community to keep the region flourishing.
- Economic Competitiveness From February through November 2012, ARC and Market Street Services facilitated the development of a Regional Competitiveness Strategy for Metro Atlanta. This strategy is built on extensive input from stakeholders across the region, and supported by the leadership of Work Group and Steering Committee members.