Missouri Association of Councils of Government
The Missouri Association of Councils of Government (MACOG) is a statewide association comprising all 19 of Missouri’s regional planning commissions and councils of governments.
The MACOG Board of Director in-person meetings have been changed to virtual meetings due to the Coronavirus. For more information or to attend a meeting, please email Doug Hermes, the MACOG Planning Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
- United States Geological Survey
- United States Small Business Administration
- Gamble & Schlemeier
- National Association of Development Organizations
- Missouri Municipal League
- Missouri Association of Counties
- Missouri Public Utility Alliance
- Missouri Spatial Data Information Service
- Missouri City/County Management Association
- Missouri Recycling Association
On the last week of October, the MACOG Board of Directors will hold its first ever virtual Professional Development Retreat. An annual event and training activity for RPC Executive Directors, the MACOG Board continues to be socially responsible during this time of...
U.S. Department of Commerce to Invest $6 Million to Make Disaster Resilient Infrastructure Improvements to Protect Businesses from Future Floodsn
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Contact: John Atwood, JAtwood@eda.gov Near Opportunity Zone in Lexington, Missouri WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is...
U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $6.2 Million in CARES Act Funding to Boost Economic Development Programs Critical to Helping Missouri Respond to Coronavirus
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $6.2 million in CARES Act Recovery Assistance grants to 16 EDA Economic Development District organizations across Missouri...
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) recently released updates to the Statewide Transportation Planning Framework EPG Article 121.2 – the decision-making policy and process that engages stakeholders from across the State to help prioritize transportation...
The National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) announced that Cindy Hultz, Executive Director of the Mark Twain Regional Council of Governments, and MACOG Vice-President, has been appointed to the NADO Research Foundation Advisory Committee for the...
Governor Parson directs nearly $50 million in relief funds to aid in broadband expansion and COVID-19 response
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Today Governor Parson announced nearly $50 million to support broadband expansion across Missouri, including support directed at telehealth and education. The Governor also signed house bill 1768, which expands the state’s existing Missouri...
The National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) recently honored Sen. Roy Blunt with a 2018 Congressional Partnership Award. The award recognizes members of Congress for their leadership and contribution to regional economic and community development. The...
Jason Ray, executive director of the Southwest Missouri Council of Governments, assisted with the announcement of a $2.2 million EDA investment in Cox Nursing College, that will help insure access to healthcare in southwest Missouri. "The collaborative efforts of...