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.