Local keyword research has never been easy since the Venice update. We always used Google keyword tool to find out search volume for keywords with Geo Modifiers such as “City name and keyword”. We were able to track the local searches for country, but what if the client provides their services only for a particular city. Now Google AdWords Keyword Planner has resolved this issue. Read more about this at below link.

Source: http://moz.com/blog/using-the-new-adwords-keyword-planner-for-local-seo-keyword-research?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+seomoz+%28SEOmoz+Daily+Blog%29