Press Releases

MEETING NOTICE: TRANSPORTATION SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING – DECEMBER 3, 2020 @ 12 P.M.

Written by admin on 29th November 2020 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Transportation Subcommittee will be conducted on Thursday, December 3rd, at 12:00 p.m. in the CMCOG Virtual Conference Room.  Enclosed, please find an agenda and support materials for your review. If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Reginald Simmons of the CMCOG staff. Reginald can be reached at 803-744-5133 or by email at [email protected] Thank you for your time,...

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MEETING NOTICE: TECHNICAL COMMITTEE MEETING – DECEMBER 1, 2020 @ 9:30 A.M. (Virtual Meeting)

Written by admin on 28th November 2020 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Technical Committee will be conducted on Tuesday, December 1st, at 9:30 a.m. in a virtual meeting.  Enclosed, please find an agenda and support materials for your review. If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Reginald Simmons of the CMCOG staff. Reginald can be reached at 803-744-5133 or by email at [email protected] Thank you for your time, dedication, and service as I look forward to seeing each of you on December 1st....

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Request for Proposals: CMCOG Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

Written by admin on 9th November 2020 News, Press Releases

Request for Proposals CMCOG Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan Update November 9, 2020 Proposals Due: December 1, 2020 at 2:00 PM Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) is issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) to identify a qualified consultant team to assist with updating the multi-jurisdictional hazard mitigation plan for the Central Midlands Region, which includes Fairfield, Newberry, Richland, and Lexington Counties. The last plan was completed and adopted by participating jurisdictions in 2016 and will expire in October 2021....

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2045 Regional Long Range Transportation Plan Survey

Written by admin on 6th October 2020 News, Press Releases

Imagine the year 2045 – what will our region area look like? How will we get around? What transportation choices will be available for the next generation?   The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) and the Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) are updating their Long-Range Transportation Plan. This plan will address future road, transit, passenger rail, freight, bicycle and pedestrian needs for the region. It’s a document that reflects the vision and goals of the region....

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PUBLIC COMMENT – Midlands Workforce Development Area 2020 – 2023 Regional & Local Area Plans

Written by admin on 31st August 2020 News, Press Releases

The Midlands Workforce Development Area is announcing the opening of the public comment period for the 2020 – 2023 Regional and Local Area Plans.   The Regional and Local plans serve as a four-year action plan to develop, align, and integrate service delivery strategies and to support the State’s vision and strategic operation goals under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).   The plans are available for review at https://www.midlandsworkforce.org/plan.   Comments regarding the 2020 –...

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS ASBESTOS ASSESSMENT, PROJECT DESIGN AND AIR MONITORING: CITY OF NEWBERRY CDBG PROJECT #4-CE-19-009

Written by admin on 17th August 2020 News, Press Releases

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS ASBESTOS ASSESSMENT, PROJECT DESIGN AND AIR MONITORING CITY OF NEWBERRY CDBG PROJECT #4-CE-19-009 AUGUST 17, 2020   BIDS DUE: SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 at 2:00 PM   The City of Newberry is seeking Bids from SCDHEC-licensed firms to prepare initial Asbestos Assessments and, if required by SCDHEC regulation 61-86.1, Project Design and Air Monitoring services for approximately forty-two (42) privately owned vacant, dilapidated houses that will be demolished in the West End Neighborhood. The houses are of varying size and are located in a concentrated target area within the City of Newberry....

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AVOID CORONAVIRUS SCAMS

Written by admin on 24th April 2020 News, Press Releases

AVOID CORONAVIRUS SCAMS Fraudsters are taking advantage of fears surrounding the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and targeting the elderly and vulnerable. This guide can help you protect yourself.COVID-19 – Fraud Notice  ...

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INFORMATION ON COVID-19

Written by admin on 5th March 2020 News, Press Releases

Information on COVID-19 from DHEC and the CDC can be found at the following links:   – SC Infectious Disease Plan (Appendix 14)   https://www.scemd.org/media/1225/appendix-14-id-plan-for-the-state-of-sc-2017.pdf   – Pandemic Influenza Plan (Appendix 14 – Annex 2)   https://www.scemd.org/media/1223/state-pandemic-influenza-plan-october-2017-v11b.pdf   – DHEC: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)   https://www.scdhec.gov/health/infectious-diseases/viruses/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19   – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html https://www.cdc.gov/handwashing/    Education and Outreach Materials: 2019-COVID-Factsheet COVID-19 Information Preparing for the Spread of COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs Clinic Appointments Telehealth Screenings Information and 14-day Monitoring Sheet Isolation and Quarantine  ...

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