Latest News from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments
From the National Association of Regional Councils A new report has been released by George Washington University to better understand the financial impacts of the 2020 Census for states and local areas. In fiscal year 2015 alone,...read more
The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) in partnership with Federal Highway and the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) held a workshop on the Surface Transportation Block Grant Urbanized Area program (STBG-UZA) on August 24. The public may...read more
Old Town Moore's first Open Streets event is September 24. Old Town Moore will host the Moore community's first-ever Open Streets event, Sunday, September 24 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The streets of Old Town Moore will be temporarily close to encourage community members...read more
August 3, 2017, is the fourth 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...read more
Celebrating Promotions From Within The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) is pleased to announce the following promotions and new hires since December 2016. Charlotte Adcock was promoted to Assistant Planner – Multimodal in May. Adcock previously...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
ACOG staff recently participate in the Pacesetter Games for United Way of Central Oklahoma. Staff members from the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments recently participated in the 2017 United Way of Central Oklahoma Pacesetter Games. As a...read more
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
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.