Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments
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
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
by Matthew McClure, Clean Cities Intern In early December, the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments sponsored a workshop on driverless cars and connected and autonomous vehicles (C/AVs) in an effort to inform members and stakeholders about this coming...read more
Celebrate the Restored Santa Fe Station Association of Central Oklahoma Governments Central Oklahoma's Metropolitan Planning Organization 30 November 2017 Interact with characters from the 1930s and explore the newly restored Santa Fe Station with a free,...read more
John M. Sharp, Deputy Director/Transportation & Planning Services Director, and Jennifer Sebesta, Program Coordinator, Transportation & Planning Services, ACOG, made a presentation on Intelligent Transportation Systems at the fall meeting of the Oklahoma Traffic...read more
Don't forget to sign up for ACOG's Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA) workshop, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., October 31! The workshop will feature representatives from the U.S. Census Bureau's Denver Region. Online registration is now open. For more information,...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.