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In The News

CAPCOG offers emergency ride reimbursement region wide

As part of its Commute Solutions Program, CAPCOG is offering sustainable commuters, those who use  non-single-occupant cars to travel, an option to offset their cost to get home if an emergency occurs — the Emergency Ride Home Program.

CAPCOG solicits Jack Griesenbeck award nominations

CAPCOG is soliciting nominations for its 2018 Jack Griesenbeck Leadership in Regionalism Award that recognizes a person who has played a pivotal role in strengthening the region through their actions.

ADRC to hold workshop about veterans, families’ needs

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of the Capital Area, a CAPCOG program, will conduct a workshop educating regional organizations that provide services and benefits supporting active-duty military, veterans and their families. 

CAPCOG upgrades Warn Central Texas notification system

CAPCOG is upgrading the regional notification system that powers WarnCentralTexas.org to bring residents emergency and public safety warnings they need to protect their families, properties and selves. As part of the upgrade, CAPCOG recommends that previously self-registered participants update their notification information by using the link inside an email sent through the new Everbridge system.

County road inventory leads to more maintenance funding

The CAPCOG Planning and Economic Development Division helped Blanco, Caldwell, Lee and Llano counties inventory every county-maintained road in effort to not only produce accurate information for the Texas Department of Transportation but also to assist the counties in securing additional road maintenance funding.

Warn Central Texas self-registrations postponed during system transfer

CAPCOG and its local government partners selected a new regional notification system vendor — Everbridge — and is moving to the new platform. To manage the data transfer, CAPCOG is temporarily shutting down self-registrations at WarnCentralTexas.org from Friday, Sept. 21 to Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Upcoming Events

Oct
18

Meeting: Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Get updates on regional solid waste issues at this meeting, open to the public. The Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC), formed in 1993, helps coordinate and guide implementation of the Regional Solid Waste Management Plan.

Oct
23

TPWD Grant Workshops: Community Outdoor Outreach Program

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will accept applications for the Community Outdoor Outreach Program (CO-OP) beginning Sept. 17 with a Feb, 1, 2019 deadline. It is conducting a grant writing workshop on Oct. 23, 2018 in Austin to help governments and organizations apply.

Oct
24

Meeting: CAECD Strategic Advisory Committee

The Capital Area Emergency Communications District's Strategic Advisory Committee will meet to assist in planning and reviewing policies and infrastructure for operating emergency communications.

Oct
26

Meeting: GIS Planning Council

The Capital Area Council of Governments Geographic Information Systems Planning Council meets quarterly to discuss and promote the use of GIS throughout the region.

Oct
30

ADRC Training: Veteran Peer Support Network

Join CAPCOG and its Aging and Disability Resource Center of the Capital Area for a training about supporting active military personnel, veterans and their family members through mentorship and guidance. The Military Veteran Peer Network will lead an entry level course to raise awareness of issues facing the military and veteran communities.

Nov
1

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.

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