Contact CAPCOG

6800 Burleson Road
Building 310, Suite 165
Austin, TX 78744

T:  (512) 916-6000
F: (512) 916-6001


Close Map | Staff Directory
RSS icon
Text size: A A A

In The News

Air Quality funding available for New Technology Implementation projects

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has made available $3.5 million in grants to individuals and businesses to offset the incremental cost of emissions reductions of air pollutants from facilities and other stationary sources in Texas.

Homeland Security increases training opportunities

CAPCOG’s Homeland Security Division is ramping up its coordination of training events and workshops. Its goal is to offer training on specialized topics at least once a quarter, but three courses are already scheduled for August.

Caregivers to get hands-on experience

The Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area, Nurses Unlimited, Health Training Services, and the City of San Marcos will host “Hands On, Caregiving at Home”, a seminar to support families caring for elderly loved ones in the home. The seminar will start at 9 a.m., July 22, at the City of San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins St.

TERP Texas Clean School Bus Program seeks Grant Applications

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Texas Emissions Reduction Plan Program is accepting applications for the Texas Clean School Bus Program. Applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis with a deadline to submit them by 5 p.m. Nov. 1, 2016.

CAPCOG brings national call taker training to region

For the first time in years, the nationally recognized and popularly requested Public Safety Training Consultants (PSTC) will educate emergency telecommunicators from around the region in July and August on professional development topics that complements CAPCOG’s already robust telecommunicator training.

Funding available for Austin-Round Rock MSA air quality projects

CAPCOG is commencing its second round of funding opportunities for projects to improve air quality in the Austin-Round-Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area — Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis and Williamson counties. The funding opportunity has an application deadline of Aug. 19, 2016.

See All News »

Upcoming Events

Aug
1

Meeting: Aging Advisory Council

Hear about issues affecting older adults in the 10-county capital area during this quarterly meeting at CAPCOG Area Agency on Aging's Austin office.

Aug
4

Meeting: Homeland Security Task Force

The Capital Area Council of Governments' Homeland Security Task Force, which meets the first Thursday of every month, will meet to discuss regional  Homeland Security initiatives.

Aug
5

Meeting: Capital Area Economic Development District

The Capital Area Economic Development District is a nonprofit corporation funded by the U.S. Economic Development Administration. The district establishes regional economic development priorities and discusses the regional economy in the Capital Area.

Aug
10

Meeting: CAPCOG Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is the governing body for CAPCOG and meets the second Wednesday of each month to conduct agency business.

Aug
10

Board of Managers Meeting: Capital Area Emergency Communications District

Hear updates on the Capital Area Emergency Communications District, which oversees 9-1-1 services to local governments in the 10-county Texas State Planning Region 12.

Aug
10

Meeting: Central Texas Clean Air Coalition

The Clean Air Coalition will discuss ongoing strategies to reduce ozone pollution in the region.

See All Upcoming Events »