Southwestern Alliance Communities (Service Area)
The Southwestern Michigan Economic Growth Alliance (SMEGA) is located in the heart of southwest Michigan. Also known as the Southwestern Alliance, one of SMEGA's top priority goals is to encourage a high-quality, healthy, pro-business climate through effective communications, organization, and planning activities among the participating municipalities including collaborative efforts with private enterprises, and public service providers.
The following municipalities comprise the SMEGA service area:
The Southwestern Alliance also partners with bi-state (Michigan/Indiana) economic development groups to promote and encourage development in the greater Michiana area.