National MRPC Office
701 E. Washington Ave., #202
Madison, WI 53703
Toll Free: 866-763-8310
Fax: 608-242-8896

Phone: 916-233-0790       Participant Pin: 879564#
Toll Free: 888-861-1255

2014 Annual Meeting Wrap Up

Thank you to everyone who attended and helped make the 2014 MRPC Annual Meeting in Memphis such a success. The committees made great progress on their work plans and the gathering was both enjoyable and productive. Over 20 speakers highlighted interesting Great River Road topics that we took back to our states and communities. A special thank you to Diana Threadgill and Lee Hinson with Mississippi River Corridor – Tennessee for hosting the meeting.

Coming up:

  • Mississippi River Connections Collaborative (includes discussion on Mississippi River Geotourism Initiative): Wednesday, November 5 – Friday, November 7 in Alton, IL.
  • Board of Directors Teleconference: Friday, December 12 at 9 a.m.
  • 2015 MRPC Semi-Annual Meeting: April 22-24 in St. Cloud, MN.

Drive the Great River Road Toolkit

We’re excited to continue the tradition of Drive the Great River Road Month this September. Launched in conjunction with the 75th anniversary of the Great River Road in 2013, Drive the Great River Road Month is a celebration of America’s oldest and longest National Scenic Byway.

Use the toolkit below to help promote Drive the Great River Road Month on your websites, social media channels and more.

Drive the Great River Road Month Sweepstakes Summary
Kick-Off Event
Press Release
Social Media Tips
Story Ideas
Talking Points