Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments

Alternative Transportation: GIS Abstract Poster

GIS Staff in the Transportation Planning and Services Division attended the 20th annual Oklahoma South Central Arc Users Group (OKSCAUG) conference September 18-19, Moore Norman Vo-Tech Center. Jennifer Sebesta, Program Coordinator and Charlotte Adcock,...

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New Hires: Matthew McClure Awarded Clean Cities Internship

NEW STAFF Matthew McClure Awarded Clean Cities Internship Central Oklahoma Clean Cities September 20, 2017 ACOG has hired Matthew McClure as the Clean Cities intern for the fall 2017 semester. McClure is a third-generation Oklahoman, born and raised in Norman. He is...

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New Hires: Stuart Campbell Joins ACOG As Assistant Planner

NEW STAFF Stuart Campbell Joins ACOG Transportation Planning & Services September 19, 2017 ACOG has hired Stuart Campbell to serve as Assistant Planner in the Transportation Planning and Services Division. Campbell was born and raised in Central Oklahoma, and...

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Envision Moore: Plan 2040

  Envision Moore The following presentation was made by Ava Zredan, Assistant Planner, City of Moore, at ACOG's Areawide Planning and Technical Advisory Committee (APTAC) meeting, September 14, 2017. For more information, please contact Zrenda, (405) 793-5053....

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Ozone Alert Day Tomorrow (September 13)

ACOG in partnership with ODEQ has issued an Ozone Alert for Wednesday, September 13, 2017.     The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) in partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) has issued an OZONE ALERT DAY...

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Central Oklahoma Takes Part in National Drive Electric Week

Drive Electric Dozens of Oklahoma City-area electric vehicle drivers and EV enthusiasts gathered together on Saturday to celebrate the growth of electric vehicles travelling on Oklahoma’s roadways.  They congregated in the shadow of the Wheeler District Ferris Wheel...

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Transportation Planning

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 coordinates all activities of the Regional Transit Authority Task Force. The project, which began nearly a decade ago, will eventually bring regional transit to Central Oklahoma.

ACOG’s popular Bicycle-Pedestrian program includes the state’s first Bike To Work program, which began in 2003.

9-1-1 ACOG

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 is home to the nationally-recognized 9-1-1 Training Institute. The Institute provides ongoing training for 9-1-1 dispatchers across the region. Some training is available to dispatchers state-wide.

Water

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.

Administration & Finance

ACOG prides itself in fiscal responsibility and has enjoyed a long history of clean audits. Check them out along with our recent budget.

PR & Community Development

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.

The division also oversees Rural Economic Action Plan (REAP) grants; Community Development Block Grants (CDBG); fleet maintenance grants funded through Federal Highway’s CMAQ program, and grants for economic development projects funded by U.S. EDA.

PR activities managed by the division include all public involvement activities required by law. Also, management of the agency website and social networks; media relation and public awareness. The division also coordinates legislative issues for the organization.

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