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The News-Times
WestCOG seeking comments on economic development planThe Western Connecticut Council of Governments is seeking public comment on the
The News-Times / Posted 9 hours ago
The Western Connecticut Council of Governments is seeking public comment on the draft of its five-year economic development plan. The plan, called the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy, outlines ways to enhance the economy of the western... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening?info, counseling set for Aug. 29 Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments will o
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
info, counseling set for Aug. 29 Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments will offer State Health Insurance Assistance Program, Medicare information and one-on-one counseling... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
ETCOG Requests Nominations for First Responder Service Award - Members of the Public are Invited to Submit Nominations Through Online Survey Kilgore TX: The East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOG) will present a regional award to honor firs...Members of the Public are Invited to Submit Nominations Through Online Survey
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
Members of the Public are Invited to Submit Nominations Through Online Survey Kilgore, TX: The East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOG) will present a regional award to honor first responders at its upcoming Board of Directors Meeting next month.... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Budget, property tax cut to be considered by Ellis County Commissioners on Tuesdaythe 2012 tax year requisite interest amount. • Will consider authorizing appro
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted yesterday
the 2012 tax year requisite interest amount. • Will consider authorizing approval for payment to the North Central Texas Council of Governments for the LIRAP program. The commissioners' court meeting will take place at 2 p.m. on Tuesday in the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Another Democrat enters race to oppose US Rep. Kingspending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl drives a bus f
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
spending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl drives a bus for the Mid-Iowa Development Association Council of Governments in Hamilton. He joins Spencer councilwoman Leann Jacobsen and former baseball player J.D. Scholten in... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Another Democrat enters race to oppose US Rep. Kingspending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl drives a bus f
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
spending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl drives a bus for the Mid-Iowa Development Association Council of Governments in Hamilton. He joins Spencer councilwoman Leann Jacobsen and former baseball player J.D. Scholten in... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Millions of Dollars Awarded to Improve Safety at FW Schoolsgo back to class on Monday, it will soon be easier for students to walk and bik
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
go back to class on Monday, it will soon be easier for students to walk and bike safely to school. The North Central Texas Council of Governments awarded more than $3.2 million through the Safe Routes to School project to the city of Fort Worth,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Derby-Shelton bridge improvements to be discussed Tuesdayto renovate the bridge connecting the two downtowns. The information session i
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
to renovate the bridge connecting the two downtowns. The information session is being conducted by the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the meeting room at Avalon Shelton, 185 Canal Street. Representatives from NVCOG,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Derby-Shelton bridge improvements to be discussed Tuesdayto renovate the bridge connecting the two downtowns. The information session i
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
to renovate the bridge connecting the two downtowns. The information session is being conducted by the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the meeting room at Avalon Shelton, 185 Canal Street. Representatives from NVCOG,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State regs on MCOG agendaArticle Tools The Mountain Council of Governments will discuss compliance with
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Article Tools The Mountain Council of Governments will discuss compliance with new state regulations at 8 a.m. today at the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce office. Gregg Pavlick, an engineer will Barry Isett & Associates, will discuss the MS4... Read more
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WestportNow
Regional Planners Agree to Remove $42 Million for Cribari Bridgefederal funding,” Johnson added. The TIP for MPO member towns will now go to t
WestportNow / Posted 5 days ago
federal funding,” Johnson added. The TIP for MPO member towns will now go to the CDOT and then to the federal government for final approval, according to Robert Sachnin, principal planner for the Western Connecticut Council of Governments (WestC... Read more
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CBS Denver
Schoolpool Helps Connect Colorado Parents & 'Simplify Life'as well. More than 100 Colorado schools already participate in the program. Ce
CBS Denver / Posted 5 days ago
as well. More than 100 Colorado schools already participate in the program. Celeste Stagard from the Denver Regional Council of Governments says this is making it easier for parents to connect with each other. “When you’re a parent and your... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Input Wanted On Possible Cotton Belt Commuter RailFORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The North Central Texas Council of Governments is loo
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The North Central Texas Council of Governments is looking for input Thursday on the possible construction of the Cotton Belt commuter rail. This would be a planned extension of the TEXRail and would go from southwest Fort... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
North Schuylkill COG discusses code enforcement optionsconsidering their options regarding code enforcement. The topic has come up in
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
considering their options regarding code enforcement. The topic has come up in recent meetings of the Northern Schuylkill Council of Governments, including its last meeting July 26, according to James Compton Sr., a Ringtown borough... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YPD expected today to switch to encrypted radiosthey now will be able to talk with one another. The city will be part of the co
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
they now will be able to talk with one another. The city will be part of the county radio system through the county’s Council Of Governments. Sheriff Jerry Greene said he is glad the city is making the switch because now law enforcement in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Central Texas woman receives award for creating 'Text-911' systemNICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
NICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year. Pitt is also a member of the Brazos Valley Council of Governments. Nearly a year ago, Text-to-911 launched in six counties throughout Brazos Valley. The counties... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Central Texas woman receives award for creating 'Text-to-911' systemNICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
NICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year. Pitt is also a member of the Brazos Valley Council of Governments. Nearly a year ago, Text-to-911 launched in six counties throughout Brazos Valley. The counties... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Central Texas woman receives award for creating 'Text-911' systemNICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
NICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year. Pitt is also a member of the Brazos Valley Council of Governments. Nearly a year ago, Text-to-911 launched in six counties throughout Brazos Valley. The counties... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Central Texas woman receives award for creating 'Text-to-911' systemNICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year.
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
NICE has named Anita Pitt, 911 program manager, the 2017 Innovator of the Year. Pitt is also a member of the Brazos Valley Council of Governments. Nearly a year ago, Text-to-911 launched in six counties throughout Brazos Valley. The counties... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
18 dispatch centers leaving the state umbrella, creating their own districtstarted the process to leave the state administrated program and create their o
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
started the process to leave the state administrated program and create their own independent district. The East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOG) is the primary planning and coordinating entity for 9-1-1 dispatch centers for 10 East Texas... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Schoolpool helping thousands of parents get their kids to schoolDENVER--The Denver Regional Council of Governments along with Way to Go have an
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
DENVER--The Denver Regional Council of Governments along with Way to Go have an option for parents who need help getting their child to school. At least two days a week starting at 7 a.m., Sally Clark drives her van full of her kids, and other kids... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Southeast Michigan Council of Governments seeks comment on regional transportation planplan for Southeast Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered Sept
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
plan for Southeast Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered Sept. 8 in Detroit by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments executive committee. The 2040 plan includes policies, initiatives, performance measures and projects... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Regional planning group seeks comment on transportation planplan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered S
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
plan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered Sept. 8 in Detroit by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments executive committee. SEMCOG says the 2040 plan includes policies, initiatives, performance measures... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Regional planning group seeks comment on transportation planplan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered S
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
plan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered Sept. 8 in Detroit by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments executive committee. SEMCOG says the 2040 plan includes policies, initiatives, performance measures... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Regional planning group seeks comment on transportation planplan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered S
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
plan for southeastern Michigan. Reaffirmation of the plan will be considered Sept. 8 in Detroit by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments executive committee. SEMCOG says the 2040 plan includes policies, initiatives, performance measures... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Official: Putnam trail expansion would connect Killingly, Thompsonwho don’t live in town, but have a lot of expertise in the area." Very has sou
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
who don’t live in town, but have a lot of expertise in the area." Very has sought help from the Northeast Connecticut Council of Governments, which will be holding a meeting with the three towns and statewide experts on Wednesday. A local... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking back on August 13, 2017Gorge Community College. The college paid for the instructor, Dee Murray, and t
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Gorge Community College. The college paid for the instructor, Dee Murray, and the camp is sponsored by the Mid-Columbia Council of Governments/Job Training Partnership Act. Students learned to put together a computer, install programs and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
“Vegetable Venture” program helps provide students with local produce year roundVenture” is back again this year. The Franklin County Community Development Cor
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Venture” is back again this year. The Franklin County Community Development Corporation is working with the Hampshire Council of Governments on this program. It will allow schools to buy locally-grown fruits and vegetables in bulk starting... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
License plate reader coming to Beaver Meadowsfor the borough. Council also voted to be the lead municipality to apply for a
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
for the borough. Council also voted to be the lead municipality to apply for an LSA grant on behalf of the Carbon County Council of Governments to pay for half of a new street sweeper the organization is buying and a pole building to keep it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon COG acquires asphalt zipper for roadsThe Carbon County Council of Governments announced its purchase of an asphalt z
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
The Carbon County Council of Governments announced its purchase of an asphalt zipper and a successful training session on the equipment for municipal workers held at the Parryville Fire Company. The asphalt zipper is the first piece of shared... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Homeowner Find Cracking After Concrete Poured 4 Years Agonow is, that people that have a product that was made within the last 10 years,
NBC Connecticut / Posted 12 days ago
now is, that people that have a product that was made within the last 10 years, can." Lyle Wray with the Capitol Region Council of Governments has been assisting more than 30 Connecticut towns with crumbling concrete. Wray believes proof... Read more
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Times News
Carbon Council of Governments purchases asphalt zipperThe Carbon County Council of Governments announced the purchase of an asphalt z
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
The Carbon County Council of Governments announced the purchase of an asphalt zipper and a training session on the equipment for the members’ municipal workers. The training session took place at the Parryville Fire Company. The asphalt zipper is... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
StanCOG’S “Big-Picture Look” At Transportation In The ValleyStanislaus Council of Governments (StanCOG) is looking to improve the quality o
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 13 days ago
Stanislaus Council of Governments (StanCOG) is looking to improve the quality of life valley-wide. From an environmental standpoint, StanCOG is concerned where residents will work, live, and what transportation will be available. They aim to “use... Read more
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Times News
L. Towamensing supervisors table agenda itemsthe agenda that were tabled included a quote from Cougle’s Recycling Inc., an e
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
the agenda that were tabled included a quote from Cougle’s Recycling Inc., an electronic waste event, agriculture security, Council of Governments auction surplus items, Bruce Breiner quote and Vonage quote. Only attendance to a convention dinner... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
You can get a free ride to S.A. this Tax-Free WeekendSAN ANTONIO - Need a ride this tax-free weekend? The Alamo Area Council of Gove
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - Need a ride this tax-free weekend? The Alamo Area Council of Governments has you covered. Anyone living outside of Bexar County can schedule a pick-up to be dropped off at San Antonio’s major malls and shopping centers this Friday and... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Can North Texas Keep Electric Cars Charged?the roads in North Texas, does the Metroplex have the infrastructure to support
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
the roads in North Texas, does the Metroplex have the infrastructure to support them? According to the North Central Texas Council of Governments, as of June 2017, there was a total of 10,450 electric cars in Texas. In North Texas alone, there are... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
High ozone to hit San Antonio on Wednesdaycan help keep ozone levels lower by driving less, especially during rush hours,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
can help keep ozone levels lower by driving less, especially during rush hours, according to the Alamo Area Council of Governments. Other steps include not running small engines like lawnmowers during the day and refueling vehicles... Read more
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Times News
Weissport looks into forming Crime Watcha part-time officer but still hasn’t been sworn in. • Councilman Arland Moyer
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
a part-time officer but still hasn’t been sworn in. • Councilman Arland Moyer will attend a work session of the fledgling Council of Governments, of which Weissport is a member, today in Parryville. The session is to demonstrate the operation of... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Searching for a TIF consultantin Fairview Subdivision. • Approved a resolution authorizing an application se
Bureau County Republican / Posted 14 days ago
in Fairview Subdivision. • Approved a resolution authorizing an application services agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments for a Community Development Block Grant. The cost of services is $2,500. The city plans to apply for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Digital divide talk takes place in YoungstownOhio project was spearheaded by the Western Reserve Port Authority, the Oak Hil
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
Ohio project was spearheaded by the Western Reserve Port Authority, the Oak Hill Collaborative and Eastgate Regional Council of Governments. Together, they collected more than 2,400 broadband surveys from area residents. The survey results... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Princeton looking for consultant to determine TIF costsin Fairview Subdivision. • Approved a resolution authorizing an application se
Bureau County Republican / Posted 15 days ago
in Fairview Subdivision. • Approved a resolution authorizing an application services agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments for a Community Development Block Grant. The cost of services is $2,500. The city plans to apply for... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Big developments at risk as Warren, Butler counties fight over sewersover to Butler County in the 1980s, according to Warren County staffers. Follo
Dayton Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
over to Butler County in the 1980s, according to Warren County staffers. Follow Lawrence Budd on Twitter The OKI Regional Council of Governments rules on changes in this area. Last week, Warren County Commissioner Young said the county should... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Big developments at risk as Warren, Butler counties fight over sewersover to Butler County in the 1980s, according to Warren County staffers. Follo
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
over to Butler County in the 1980s, according to Warren County staffers. Follow Lawrence Budd on Twitter The OKI Regional Council of Governments rules on changes in this area. Last week, Warren County Commissioner Young said the county should... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Monday, August 7, 2017chance of rain with a high around 87 degrees. COUNTY TRANSPORTATION PLAN – Rep
Wise County Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
chance of rain with a high around 87 degrees. COUNTY TRANSPORTATION PLAN – Representatives with the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) will have a public meeting 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Weatherford College Wise County lecture... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Warren, Butler counties fight about sewers: What you need to knoware divided up into service areas. Warren County turned this area over to Butle
Dayton Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
are divided up into service areas. Warren County turned this area over to Butler County in the 1980s. The OKI Regional Council of Governments rules on changes in this area. Rate debate: Butler County is expected to push for higher rates for... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Warren, Butler counties fight about sewers: What you need to knoware divided up into service areas. Warren County turned this area over to Butle
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
are divided up into service areas. Warren County turned this area over to Butler County in the 1980s. The OKI Regional Council of Governments rules on changes in this area. Rate debate: Butler County is expected to push for higher rates for... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Council can spend $8,119 on a trip to DC but not $8,000 on water conservation committeethis past April. Mayor Steve DeBrum had expenses of $3,019.22 minus a $1,284.2
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
this past April. Mayor Steve DeBrum had expenses of $3,019.22 minus a $1,284.25 reimbursement paid by the San Joaquin Council of Governments. The taxpayers got off light with DeBrum. Councilman Mike Morowit stung the taxpayers for $3,048.48... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Guest opinion: Ski conglomerate needs Roaring Fork officeshas been negative 2 percent in the five-county region, including Pitkin, Eagle
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
has been negative 2 percent in the five-county region, including Pitkin, Eagle and Summit, served by the Northwest Colorado Council of Governments. At the same time in Denver it's the second highest in the country. It's not about growth, it's about... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Federal jury finds all three Diggles family members guilty of all chargesthe amount of money given to the Deep East Texas Foundation next to all the oth
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
the amount of money given to the Deep East Texas Foundation next to all the other organizations that the Deep East Texas Council of Governments awarded money. Despite the defense’s argument that DETCOG used the same “fixed rates” with all these... Read more
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