The Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) is a voluntary association of local governments-urban and rural-authorized by state law to:
Make and implement joint regional decisions;
Provide management, planning and technical services to local governments;
Identify and solve short and long-term problems best addressed at the regional level; and
Bring together local elected officials on a regular basis, giving them an opportunity to form working relationships.
Promote regional issues and cooperation among members.
The PTRC is one of the largest regional councils in NC, serving 73 members in and around Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point metro area, including the following twelve county area: Alamance, Caswell, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Montgomery, Randolph, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin.
The Piedmont Triad Regiona Council serves it members and the citizens of the region by administering programs related to aging, criminal justice, housing, regional planning, water resources, transportation, SBA lending, information services, personnel administration, recreation and open space, workforce development, and more.