Upcoming Meeting:

Our upcoming Full Council Meeting is on Thursday, June 22, 2017 in Queen Anne's County @ 1:30 p.m.View Upcoming Meetings

Hot Projects

The Upper Shore Regional Council via Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund has been able to partner with Washington College's GIS Program to expand The METS Guild for the second year!

High Speed Internet/Broadband is Expanding in the Upper Shore Region!!

Youth Engagement Final Report

Youth Assessment and Regional Planning Dashboard

Collaborative Needs Assessment Survey - To view the results click here.

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An Overview of Strategic Success

What is the USRC ?

The Upper Shore Regional Council is a regional planning and development agency for Cecil, Kent and Queen Anne's counties. It exists to foster the physical, economic and social development of the region. For the development of the area's human and economic resources, the Council initiates and coordinates plans and projects. Read More about the USRC

Our Mission

The mission of the USRC is to foster regional planning and development for Cecil, Kent and Queen Anne’s counties; to afford federal, state, county and local governments a regional forum to identify issues and opportunities; and, to provide leadership in planning and implementing programs to improve the quality of life in the Upper Shore Region of Maryland.





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Chesapeake Wine Country is Here!

The USRC has launched a new site to promote the Chesapeake Wine Trail and surrounding businesses on the Eastern Shore. Check it out Chesapeake Wine Country today!