We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulﬁll the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
The Mid-East Community Action Agency serves as the professional organization for the development and implementation of strategies in addressing the problems of poverty within Roane & Loudon Counties.
It is the general purpose of MECAA to identify problems of poverty and to seek the elimination of conditions of poverty as they affect people in the communities of Roane and Loudon County, Tennessee.
It shall further be the general purpose and functions of the MECAA to utilize and mobilize the resources of the community to implement programs that are designed to empowered those in need to rise out of poverty and take charge of their own destiny and become self sufficient.