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Bi-State Regional Commission

Bi-State Regional Commission

Reception area of Bi-State offices.

Scott County Authorized Agencies are recognized non-profit agencies receiving County funding and following the county's required budgeting requirements.

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Bi-State Regional Commission
Denise Bulat, Executive Director

1504 - 3rd Ave., P.O. Box 3368
Rock Island, IL 61204

309-793-6300
http://www.bistateonline.org


BI-STATE REGIONAL COMMISSION

In summary, the Bi-State Regional Commission’s articles of incorporation state that the Bi-State Regional Commission has the following powers:

  1. To discuss, study and bring into focus regional challenges and opportunities.
  2. To serve as a vehicle for the collection and exchange of information of regional interest.
  3. To insure effective communication and coordination among governments.
  4. To foster, develop and review policies, plans and priorities for regional growth, development and conservation.
  5. To facilitate agreements and cooperative action proposals among governments for specific projects or other interrelated developmental needs and for the adoption of common policies and plans with respect to common regional challenges.
  6. To maintain liaison with governmental units, groups, or organizations and to serve as regional spokesperson for local government.
  7. To furnish general and technical aid to area local governments as they direct, and to promote and accomplish approved agreements, policies and plans.
  8. To review and coordinate federal, state and local programs of regional importance.
  9. To perform other duties and responsibilities now or hereafter consistent with the purposes of the Commission and provided for by law.

News & Notices

Scott County has recently installed seven wheelchair charging stations in various locations to make its facilities even more accessible for visitors in battery-powered wheelchairs or scooters. The charging stations have been installed at the Scott County Courthouse, Scott County Administrative...
Posted: October 11, 2019
Remembrance of Glen Erickson Many current Scott County employees and elected officials did not know or have the opportunity to work with Glen Erickson. But even though Glen retired in 2001 the influence of his leadership at Scott County still can be felt. Glen placed a high value on dedicated...
Posted: October 1, 2019
To check the pulse of our citizens, Bi-State Regional Commission is conducting an online survey about the Quad Cities transportation – roads, transit buses, trails, sidewalks, and air and water travel. The survey will ask public opinion on area congestion, mobility demands, and general ease of...
Posted: September 6, 2019