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’s IGS division oversees Human Resources, Information Technology, grants administration and operations.
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 was designated an Economic Development District in 2013, by the U.S. Economic Development Administration. ACOG maintains and updates the region’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy.
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 prides itself in fiscal responsibility and has enjoyed a long history of clean audits. Check them out along with our recent budget.
Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments
Ozone season is in full swing in Central Oklahoma. Learn more from local experts. Join the Ozone Webinar ACOG will host a webinar, Ozone Season in Central Oklahoma: Monitor, Inform, Act, today (June 20), at 12 noon. Learn how the Association of Central...read more
ACOG Bids Farewell To A Great Friend Secretary of Transportation Gary Ridley retired Tuesday. From eCapitol: Ridley served as transportation secretary under two governors, first Gov. Brad Henry and then Gov. Mary Fallin. Fallin appointed Oklahoma Department of...read more
June 8, 2017, is the first Ozone Alert Day of the season. The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) in partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) has issued an OZONE ALERT DAY for the Oklahoma City metropolitan...read more
Oklahoma's Top Alternative Fuel Leaders Recognized Heartland Energy Options and the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation (OWDC) were honored with the 2016 Zach D. Taylor, Jr. Clean Cities Vision Awards during a ceremony yesterday at the Association of Central...read more
When you learned to ride a bike as a kid, were you dressed in spandex and clip shoes? No! You were probably outside in a t-shirt and shorts riding around in circles on the driveway. Guest Post by Charlotte Adcock, Assistant Planner – Multimodal Ride the...read more
May is National Bike Month! Babes on Bikes Guest Post by Charlotte Adcock, Assistant Planner – Multimodal For centuries, society viewed women’s role to be in the home. Women were expected to wear long dresses, restricting her ability to travel to horse and...read more