Travis Judge County Samuel T. Biscoe received the Jack Griesenbeck Award from the Capital Area Council of Governments honoring his longtime dedication to regionalism and service to CAPCOG’s 10-county district.
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Hays County Commissioner, Will Conley, received the Texas Department of Transportation Road Hand award, a prestigious tradition acknowledging those who have made improvements to transportation in their communities.
Thanks to funding from the Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division, the Capital Area Council of Governments Regional Law Enforcement Academy operates one of the area’s most affordable education opportunities for people looking for a lifelong career in law enforcement.
The Capital Area Council of Governments GIS Program’s GeoMap, a cooperative buying program, is coordinating the purchase of orthoimagery with 12 participating local entities that include counties, municipalities and the Capital Area Emergency Communications District in 2015.
The Capital Area Council of Governments recognized Phill Parmer, of Llano, with its first volunteer service award on Dec. 10. Parmer, 94, is the longest serving Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area volunteer.
The Llano County transportation and economic development plan will pick up steam in early 2015 as the county nominates advisory committees from public and private sectors. The plan is a collaboration between Llano County, CAPCOG, Texas Department of Transportation and Texas A&M Transportation Institute.
Build Spanish language skills at CAPCOG Regional Law Enforcement Agency's three-day course mandated by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
Learn how to find grants and write grant proposals in a two-day workshop presented by Austin Fire Department and Grant Writing USA, Jan. 8-9
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.
Get updates on regional solid waste issues during the Solid Waste Advisory Committee meeting.
CAPCOG's Regional Law Enforcement Academy will teach how to provide supervised field training for new recruits in any law enforcement discipline during a 24-hour course offered in Johnson City.
The Capital Area Regional Transportation Planning Organization (CARTPO) serves as a forum for elected officials to come together on transportation issues.