Thirteen area projects and equipment purchases received about $1.2 million to help local agencies respond to regional disasters and terroristic incidents.
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State staff seeks online input about procedures for housing and community development needs and state market analysis to develop the Draft State of Texas 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan.
The Capital Area Regional Review Committee will hold a public meeting to discuss and adopt scoring criteria for the 2015-2016 Community Development Fund application cycle.
Integrating economic development and planning to help Central Texas cities leverage future growth is the focus of the Sustainable Places Project, now being recognized for its innovative approach to community development.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is offering up to $7.7 million in grants for entities operating large fleets to replace diesel-powered vehicles with alternative fuel or hybrid vehicles. Applications to receive grant funds must be submitted by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.
The Capital Area Economic Development District started creating the 2015-2020 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) earlier this year. The efforts for developing the strategy will continue throughout the year and be completed by June 2015.
Williamson County Office of Emergency Management will provide training on the use of multiple resources for personnel who require application of the Incident Command System (ICS) during expanding incidents. This course expands upon information covered in previous courses.
Get trained as a coach for CAPCOG Area Agency on Aging's A Matter of Balance education series to help seniors reduce the risk and fear of falling.
CAPCOG, in coordination with the Texas Department of Agriculture, will host a public meeting of the CAPCOG Regional Review Committee Aug. 1.
Hear about issues affecting older adults in the 10-county capital area during this quarterly meeting at CAPCOG's Austin headquarters.
The Capital Area Regional Environmental Task Force will meet to discuss enivornmental issues at its quarterly meeting.
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.