Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments
Located in coastal South Carolina, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments is a quasi-governmental agency that serves Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg Counties that fosters administers regional programs and fosters inter-governmental cooperation to support the three-county region it serves. That region includes Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg counties.
Created in 1969, Waccamaw Regional is a link between county governments, municipalities and residents. Its expansive range of services help local governments make and implement joint regional decisions, and identify and solve problems best addressed at the regional level.
Services offered include:
- Environmental planning
- Land use planning
- Workforce development
- Economic development activities
- Community development and affordable housing
- Aging and disability services
- Transportation planning
- Grant administration
Local governments play a role in nearly every facet of life for a community’s residents, and Waccamaw Regional is a cornerstone for helping local government work effectively.
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***PUBLIC COMMENT NOTICE**
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) will be conducting a planning review of the Grand Strand Area Transportation Study (GSATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). As well, the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) will be conducting a planning review of the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments (WRCOG). The federal review agencies will host a public meeting on August 16, 2016 at 6 p.m at WRCOG (1230 Highmarket St. Georgetown, SC 29440) in the conference room. Please see notice in its entirety below.
WRCOG fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. For more information or to obtain a Title VI Complaint Form, please visit our Title VI page or call 843.546.8502.