Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments
The Center for Urban Research at City University of New York is working with a coalition of civil rights groups, philanthropic foundations, and others to map "hard to count" communities in advance of the 2020 Census. The maps will help organizations to highlight the...read more
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $55 Million in Grants to Support High-Tech Low-No Buses, American Manufacturing. The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority will receive nearly $800,000 to replace two diesel buses with New Flyer...read more
2020 Census: LUCA Training Workshop In preparation for the 2020 Census, ACOG, in partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau - Denver Region, will host a workshop on the Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA), 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., Tuesday, October 31. Click here to register...read more
ACOG recently participated in Open Streets Moore. Staff was privileged to plan a dedicated bike lane with special signage and street stickers. Click here to download the presentation. It is also embedded below for your convenience. Be sure to click the pop-out icon...read more
John G. Johnson, Executive Director of the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments has named John M. Sharp Deputy Director. Mr. Sharp will maintain his current responsibilities as the organization's Division Director of the Transportation and Planning Services....read more
Teaching Toddlers About 9-1-1 Robin Murray 9-1-1 ACOG Training Manager 9 October 2017 When I first held my daughter, teaching her about 9-1-1 never entered my mind. I was overwhelmed with the normal thoughts of being a new parent – how am I going to keep her safe, how...read more
Background Local Foods, Local Places helps communities create more livable neighborhoods by promoting local foods. The program has been supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Centers for Disease Control and...read more
Deadline: November 17 The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) is pleased to announce an RFP for the first round of CLEAN AIR Grants for Public Sector Fleets for FY 18. This grant funding allows Oklahoma City Area Regional Transportation Study (OCARTS)...read more
Open Streets Moore is Sunday, September 24. Large Pavement Stickers to Mark Bike Path for Open Streets Moore The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments will sponsor the bike lane at Open Streets Moore this Sunday, September 24. The...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.