The Council partners with local governments to plan and prepare for the future.


The Council provides a wide range of resources to support communities in their planning activities, including staff expertise, handbooks, planning workshops, and a wide variety of information resources. 

More about how the Council supports communities' planning initiatives. 

Data & Maps

The Council compiles and analyzes data about the region’s demographics, its economy, development trends, and Census information, and provides interactive mapping capability from its geographic information (GIS) system.

See the Council's Data & Maps resources.