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PlanRVA is where the region comes together to look ahead.


PlanRVA, established in 1969 following adoption of the Regional Cooperation Act by the VA General Assembly, is the convener, planner, and shaper of Central Virginia's future. Our primary focus is to promote regional cooperation and collaboration among each of the region's nine localities, and with the private sector and community organizations to address shared challenges through holistic solutions that sustain our region’s continued growth. PlanRVA manages regional programs and initiatives in partnership with affiliate organizations in the areas of community development, emergency management, the environment, and transportation. PlanRVA is where we come together to look ahead.

Map of Localities

Where the nine localities of the greater Richmond region collaborate to solve problems and advance progress.

PlanRVA is the one (and only) organization where representatives from each of the region's nine localities can come together to analyze, plan, consult and collaborate on issues and opportunities that impact every citizen and every community.