The Capital Area Council of Government’s Regional Notification System, the telephone-based warning system used by public safety agencies in CAPCOG’s region since 2006 to share time-sensitive information with local residents, can now alert users by text and email too.
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CAPCOG's Homeland Security division has scheduled two January 2014 workshops for potential grant applicants interested in state funding opportunities regarding criminal justice, juvenile justice and victim services.
CAPCOG's Area Agency on Aging encourages eligible consumers to compare, choose or change their Medicare and prescription drug plans before annual open enrollment ends Dec. 7, 2013.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's National Clean Diesel Campaign is accepting applications through Jan. 15, 2014, for rebates on the retrofitting or replacement of eligible nonroad contruction-equipment engines in selected public and private fleets.
CAPCOG's Regional Law Enforcement Academy is accepting applications for six-month daytime cadet training slated to start April 2014.
Miss CAPCOG's Oct. 30, 2013, training, Disaster Debris Management 101: Tools for Local and Regional Governments? Get the presentation materials now available online.
Hear recommendations by the City of Austin Mayor's Task Force on Aging to create a more senior-friendly community during this tele-town hall presented in partnership with the American Association of Retired Persons.
Register by Dec. 4, 2013, to learn about the growing problem of illegal dumping and other environmental crimes in Central Texas at this Dec. 10 public seminar presented in San Marcos by the Capital Area Regional Environmental Task Force.
The Capital Area Council of Governments' Executive Committee, which convenes the second Wednesday of each month, will meet to review or approve selected agency business.
Hear about ongoing strategies to reduce ozone pollution in the region at the Clean Air Coalition's Dec. 11 meeting in Austin.
Hear the State of the Region presentation by CAPCOG Community & Economic Development Director Michael Hennig at the agency General Assembly's annual business meeting and luncheon.
Learn about administering funds, maintaining compliance and more during this two-day grant management training presented by the Austin Fire Department and Grant Writing USA.