Centralina identifies opportunities and sparks action among the regional, local and individual levels. In addition to leading area-wide planning and collaboration, we provide on-going workforce services and aging services to individuals and businesses.

We also provide a wide range of member benefits and offer the following support and technical services on an on-demand basis. We’re ready to work with you on projects of all sizes or support your local government through the following services.


Administration & Management Services

Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance

ARPA Implementation

Brownfields Assessments & Revitalization

Classification and Compensation Studies

Elected Officials/Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Training

Elder Abuse Awareness, Age Sensitivity and Cultural Competency Training

Executive Searches & Recruitment Service

Financial Strategy and Budget Development

Hiring and Promotional Assessment Centers

LEAN Development Review Process Improvement

Meeting Design and Facilitation

Staffing Recruitment

Strategic Planning


Community Economic Development

Advisory Services on Public Infrastructure Funding and Development

CDBG Neighborhood Revitalization Program

Commercial and Residential Code Enforcement

Downtown Redevelopment Assessments

Economic Development Assessments

HUD Entitlement Administration

Grants & Intergovernmental Coordination

Federal and State Grant Administration

Federal Agency Troubleshooting and Support

Funding and Grant Strategy Development

Grant Support

Grant Writing

U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Technical Assistance, Grant and Project Administration

U.S. Department of Agriculture Technical Assistance

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Technical Assistance

Planning & Community Engagement

Comprehensive, Small Area and Corridor Land Use Planning

Community-Based Housing Strategies

Community Engagement and Surveys

Data and GIS Mapping

On-Call Planning Assistance

Placemaking and Demonstration Projects

Planning and Zoning Staffing Assistance

Scenario Planning and Analysis

Zoning and Subdivision Projects and Code Development

Aging and Health

Planning Healthy, Age-Friendly Communities

Age-Friendly Assessments and Planning

Dementia Friendly Community Certification

Healthy Community Code Assessments

Healthy Community Mapping

Healthy Food Assessment and Planning

Park and Trail Access Assessments

Aging and Wellness

Aging & Wellness Programming

Medicare and Medicare Advantage Services

Diabetes Self-Management Education Services

Nutrition Counseling

Falls Prevention Workshops

ADA Assessments

Transportation & Mobility

Bike and Walkability Audits

Bike and Pedestrian Planning

Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Readiness

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Assessment and Planning

Workforce & Talent

Business Start-Up Services

Labor Market Data Analysis

Talent Acquisition and Retention Strategies

Training and Education Assistance

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