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 during disasters.


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

CAPCOG urges Emergency Preparedness Month participation

The CAPCOG Executive Committee recognized September as National Preparedness Month and urges all jurisdictions to educate and ...

Disaster preparedness, homeland security, National Preparedness Month, Preparedness,, Warn Central Texas,

EDA awards Marble Falls $2.5 M grant, CAPCOG...

The U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) awarded Marble Falls a $2.5 million grant for the design and ...

Economic Development, economic resiliency, EDA, Grants, Marble Falls, waste water, Waste-Water plant

CAPCOG solicits Executive Committee nominations

CAPCOG is seeking nominations from General Assembly Representatives interested in serving on the 2021 Executive Committee, which ...

CAPCOG, Executive Committee, General Assembly, Nomination Committee, Nominations

Watershed Partnership holds Stewards Workshop in Luling

The Plum Creek Watershed Partnership will hold a Texas Watershed Steward workshop from 8 a.m. to noon, ...

Luling, Plum Creek, Water, Water Central Texas, Water Quality, Watershed, Watershed Stewardship

CEDS takes second look at strengthening resiliency measures

When the COVID-19 pandemic started, the Capital Area Economic Development District (CAEDD) had just begun developing its ...

2020-2025, CAEDD, Capital Area Economic Development District, CEDS, Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy, ESA
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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

Criminal Justice Advisory Committtee

23 Sep 2020

01.00 pm to 03.00 pm


Executive Committee Nominations Deadline

25 Sep 2020

08.00 am to 05.00 pm

Application Deadline

Criminal Justice Survey Deadline

27 Sep 2020

09.00 am to 05.00 pm

Comment Period

Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions

30 Sep 2020

12.00 am to 12.00 am

Older Adult Health & Wellness Training, Online Training, Recurring Program

Living a Healthy Life - Chronic Pain...

30 Sep 2020

12.00 am to 12.00 am

Older Adult Health & Wellness Training, Online Training, Recurring Program

De-escalation Techinques

2 Oct 2020

08.00 am to 05.00 pm


Basic Peace Officer Course Exam

2 Oct 2020

01.30 pm to 04.30 pm

Law Enforcement Testing, Training

Criminal Justice Stakeholder Meeting

6 Oct 2020

01.00 pm to 03.00 pm

Online Meeting

Criminal Justice Stakeholder Meeting

8 Oct 2020

09.00 am to 11.00 am

Online Meeting

Basic Law Enforcement Instructor

12 Oct 2020

08.00 am to 05.00 pm


CAECD Strategic Advisory Committee

28 Oct 2020

01.30 pm to 03.30 pm

Online Meeting

Aging Advisory Council

2 Nov 2020

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

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