CAPCOG COVID-19 information

CAPCOG is currently taking precautions to protect its members, partners and staff's health and limit the spread of COVID-19.


CAPCOG offers a variety of training opportunities for peace officers, emergency telecommunicators, emergency managers and other local government careers.
Explore CAPCOG's upcoming courses and workshops and improve your skills.

Air Quality

Ozone season is here and the CAPCOG Air Quality Program works to keep people informed of the region's air quality with

Alert your Residents is a regional notification tool used by local public safety personnel to contact the public during emergencies. It allows those public safety officials to give residents actionable warnings and alerts during disasters. Alert messages are generated and distributed by local public safety personnel and not CAPCOG.


we Do

CAPCOG is an advocate, planner and coordinator for important regional issues in the ten-county Capital Area. It works directly with its member local governments to recognize opportunities for cooperation and eliminate unnecessary duplication in emergency communications, elderly assistance, law enforcement training, criminal justice planning, solid waste reduction, homeland security planning, infrastructure development, transportation planning and economic development.

Programs and projects range in variety of areas from providing training for law enforcement to ensuring the validity of 9-1-1 operations, to helping local governments with grant planning to conducting outreach about regional issues.

In the News

AAACAP kickoffs Medicare Open Enrollment with outreach

Benefits Counselors with Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area (AAACAP), a CAPCOG division, are preparing ...

Benefits Counseling, Benefits Counselors, Medicare, Open enrollment, Part D

CAPCOG seeks public comments on Solid Waste Plan

CAPCOG will hold a public stakeholder meeting on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021 at CAPCOG’s offices, 6800 Burleson ...

public comment period, Regional Solid Waste Plan, Solid Waste, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

Census releases 2020 count, CAPCOG aggregates data

The CAPCOG region grew by more than a half million people between 2010 and 2020 according to ...

2020 Census, Census, General Assembly, population growth, Regional Planning and Services

General Assembly to get transportation, census update

The CAPCOG General Assembly at its September meeting will hear a regional transportation update from Tucker Ferguson, ...

CAPCOG, Executive Committee, General Assembly, Regionalism Award

CAPCOG, Connected Nation host broadband roundtable

CAPCOG and Connected Nation – Texas are holding a broadband roundtable to discuss regional and local broadband ...

Broadband, Community and Economic Development, Connected Nation, Economic Development District
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About capcog

Who we Are

CAPCOG consists of more than 90 member governments and organizations that represent the people of its 10-county region — Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Hays, Lee, Llano, Travis, and Williamson counties. Formed in 1970, it is one of 24 councils of governments in the state of Texas that serves those same communities as an advocate, planner and coordinator of regionalism.

CAPCOG is governed by local elected officials through its General Assembly and Executive Committee. A number of policy and advisory committees assist CAPCOG and its Executive Committee in taking beneficial actions for all in the region.

Our Events

GIS Planning Council

17 Sep 2021

09.00 am to 12.00 pm

Online Meeting

Regional Solid Waste Management Plan - Public...

17 Sep 2021

10.00 am to 11.30 am


Regional Solid Waste Plan - Comment Period...

24 Sep 2021

08.00 am to 05.00 pm

Comment Period

Homeland Security Task Force

6 Oct 2021

09.00 am to 12.00 pm


Criminal Justice Survey Deadline

7 Oct 2021

09.00 am to 05.00 pm

Comment Period

Capital Area Emergency Communications District Board of...

13 Oct 2021

10.30 am to 12.00 pm


Criminal Justice Stakeholder Meeting

19 Oct 2021

01.30 pm to 04.30 pm


Criminal Justice Stakeholder Meeting

20 Oct 2021

09.00 am to 12.00 pm

Online Meeting

Broadband Roundtable

21 Oct 2021

09.30 am to 11.30 am


CAECD Strategic Advisory Committee

27 Oct 2021

01.30 pm to 02.30 pm


Aging Advisory Council

1 Nov 2021

10.30 am to 12.30 pm


Central Texas Clean Air Coalition

10 Nov 2021

11.30 am to 01.30 pm


Capital Area Economic Development District

19 Nov 2021

10.30 am to 12.00 pm

Online Meeting

General Assembly Meeting

8 Dec 2021

11.30 am to 01.00 pm

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