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Building 310, Suite 165
Austin, TX 78744

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In The News

Commute Solutions grows with CAMPO aid, helps seniors and workforce development

The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) included in its 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) $250,000 to support CAPCOG’s Commute Solutions program that will help expand efforts for reducing single-occupancy vehicle trips, connecting seniors to transportation options and allowing others to reach workforce development opportunities.

CAPCOG Course Registration

CAPCOG is offering a Basic Peace Officer Course that will start on Monday, Sept. 17 and end Friday, March 22, 2019. To enroll in the course, BPOC candidates will need to take a $50 entrance exam scheduled from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Friday, July 13.

EMCs, fire officials promote as part of wildfire safety

Several fire and emergency management officials from the CAPCOG ten-county region recently encouraged residents to prepare for the 2018 wildfire season during a press conference in May. The officials promoted two national preparedness programs and stated each can be enhanced by the regional Warn Central Texas program.

Workshop shares household hazardous waste collection tips

Household hazardous waste (HHW) management experts will share best practices for conducting community collection events during a free CAPCOG workshop scheduled for 9 a.m., Friday, June 29. The workshop will be at the CAPCOG offices, 6800 Burleson Road, Building 301, Suite 165 in Austin.

Public hearings, input to shape Harvey recovery funding

CAPCOG is drafting a Method of Distribution for the 2017 Hurricane Harvey Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery allocations totaling $17,234,948 for the four disaster identified counties — Bastrop, Caldwell, Lee, and Fayette.

CAPCOG to hold local government flood grant strategy meeting

CAPCOG is inviting local floodplain administrators to coordinate a regional strategy for pursuing two grant opportunities that could help local jurisdictions in the region enhance their ability to reduce flooding risks.

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Upcoming Events


Workshop: TCEQ’s ERIG Grant Workshop

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is conducting several workshops throughout the state about applying for the Emissions Reduction Incentive Grant, which provides funding opportunities to offset the cost of projects that reduce emissions of nitrogen oxide from high-emitting mobile diesel sources.


Workshop: Household Hazardous Waste Collection

CAPCOG is conducting a free, half-day Household Hazardous Waste Management Workshop that will discuss the best practices of managing local household hazardous waste collection events.


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.


Meeting: CAPCOG Executive Committee

The Executive Committee, CAPCOG's governing body, meets the second Wednesday of each month to conduct agency business.


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 ten-county Texas State Planning Region 12.


Aging Volunteer Leader Training: Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

CAPCOG’s Area on Aging of the Capital Area Health and Wellness Program is hosting a five-day training for volunteer leaders who want to change lives by teaching the Chronic Disease Self-Management and Chronic Pain Self-Management programs. 

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