Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments
Getting Ready for Autonomous and Connected Vehicles – What Central Oklahoma Cities and Citizens Need to Know
Driving Toward the Future: Preparing Central Oklahoma for Connected & Autonomous Vehicles ACOG Hosts Webinar on Driverless Cars Getting Ready for Autonomous and Connected Vehicles – What Central Oklahoma Cities and Citizens Need to Know In early December, the...read more
Sign up for one of two orientation sessions, February 22 or March 29. Open to our board members and local, elected officials from Central Oklahoma only. Sign Up To Attend: 2018 ACOG Board Orientation Sessions, February 22 or March 29 Board members of the Association...read more
ACOG Awards $436k in Grants to Rural Oklahoma Communities OKLAHOMA CITY -- -- The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) has awarded more than $436,000 in Rural Economic Action Plan (REAP) grants to communities in Central Oklahoma. Mulhall was awarded more...read more
CNG 'Well to Wheel': An Oklahoma Success Story The Central Oklahoma Clean Cities Coalition will host CNG Well-to-Wheel: An Oklahoma Success Story, 10 a.m., January 30, at ACOG. Speakers will discuss natural gas from the well; through the pipeline; to the...read more
The following statistics are provided by the Oklahoma State Department of Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Oklahoma Flu Deaths According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, 22 Oklahoman have died from the flu since September. The...read more
Ryan Baker, Associate Planner, City of Oklahoma City Office of Sustainability, recently made a presentation to ACOG's Areawide Planning and Technical Advisory Committee. The presentation highlighted sustainable design strategies in four Oklahoma City neighborhoods...read more
The Future of Electric Vehicles in the Oklahoma Marketplace Eric Pollard moderated an electric vehicle (EV) panel at the Oklahoma Renewable Energy Council & the Oklahoma Association of Energy Engineers Annual Conference on January 10, 2018. The panel...read more
Learn about the nationwide Villages movement coming to Central Oklahoma. It's designed to build networks to help people age-in-place. In Oklahoma City, the number of people over 55 is expected to double from 2010 to 2020. Marilyn Olson, Executive Director of the...read more
Navigate the Snow ACOG recently completed updating the 2017-2018 Regional Snow Route Map to provide a useful tool for navigating Central Oklahoma roadways when they are covered in snow. The above map features snow routes for different cities in different colors....read more
ACOG houses the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Central Oklahoma. MPOs were created through Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1962. Federal funding for transportation projects are channeled through this planning process.
ACOG, in partnership with local and state officials, created 9-1-1 ACOG in 1988. For 27 years, the organization has provided high quality 9-1-1 administrative, technical and educational services to residents and citizens in the region.
ACOG houes the Garber-Wellington Association, an association of the local governments who help develop the resources of the aquifer and the alluvial aquifer systems. More than 20 municipalities produce water from the aquifer.
ACOG’s Public Relations and Community Affairs Division houses a number of ACOG projects and programs including Central Oklahoma Clean Cities and the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for Central Oklahoma.