One Region is the most comprehensive coalition of business, government, academic, nonprofit, and community leaders in our region’s history. These partners have launched One Region Roadmap: Opportunities for All, led by One Region stakeholders BCDCOG, Charleston Metro Chamber, and Charleston Regional Development Alliance.
One Region is chaired by Dr. Kendra Stewart, Director of the Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Center for Livable Communities at the College of Charleston.
This partnership is built on the shared desire of the public and private sectors to make our region stronger and more resilient when facing major disruptions such as the global pandemic, and addressing long-standing challenges related to inequality.
One Region Roadmap will identify barriers to expanding our regional economy and providing residents with opportunities for economic mobility. It will have an intentional focus on inclusivity and will serve as a blueprint for continuing the economic momentum our region has built over the last 10 years, while eliminating disparities and creating opportunities for all residents to thrive.
This Roadmap will be built upon the lessons learned from COVID-19 and will look forward by anticipating potential threats to our economic prosperity.
One Region Roadmap will build upon the values and priorities established through two One Region initiatives: