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PUBLIC COMMENT – CMCOG – COATS MPO DRAFT 2045 LRTP

Written by admin on 29th November 2021 News, Press Releases

The Central Midlands Council of Governments and Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) 2045 Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) serves as the comprehensive plan for transportation investment to support the safe and efficient movement of people and goods within the CMCOG region and the Columbia urbanized area through the plan horizon year of 2045. The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and Rural Planning Organization (RPO) responsible for updating the Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) in coordination with the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT),...

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MEETING NOTICE: RURAL TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE – DECEMBER 1st @ 12 p.m. (VIRTUAL MEETING)

Written by admin on 29th November 2021 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Rural Transportation Committee will be conducted on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 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: TRANSPORTATION SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING – DECEMBER 2, 2021 @ 12 P.M. (Virtual Meeting)

Written by admin on 28th November 2021 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Transportation Subcommittee will be conducted on Thursday, December 2, 2021 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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CMCOG – COATS MPO 2045 LRTP Online Open House

Written by admin on 24th November 2021 News, Press Releases

Welcome to the Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG)/Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) 2045 Online Open House! Here you will find information on the LRTP update as well as two interactive maps with proposed roadway improvement projects and intersection improvement projects. The CMCOG/COATS MPO LRTP is a 25-year plan, which must be updated every 5 years, to provide a list of future multi-modal transportation needs for the urban and rural areas of the Central Midlands region....

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: BIKE SHARE EXPANSION FEASIBILITY STUDY (RE-ADVERTISED)

Written by admin on 12th November 2021 News, Press Releases

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NOVEMBER 12, 2021 CENTRAL MIDLANDS COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS COLUMBIA AREA TRANSPORTATION STUDY METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION   BIKE SHARE EXPANSION FEASIBILITY STUDY   The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) is hereby issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) to firms that have the capability and interest in undertaking and performing the scope of work described below.   Each firm is officially a CONSULTANT.  Each CONSULTANT must submit a package containing an original proposal to CMCOG no later than 2:00 p.m....

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PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD for the 2021 update of the Natural Hazard Risk Assessment and Mitigation Plan for the Central Midlands Region

Written by admin on 5th October 2021 News, Press Releases

The staff of the Central Midlands Council of Governments seeks public comment and input on the 2021 update of the natural hazard risk assessment and mitigation plan for the Central Midlands region, which encompasses jurisdictions within the counties of Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, and Richland. The purpose of this plan update is to meet the requirements of the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 by helping local governments in the region to be more prepared and resilient to the impacts of natural hazards,...

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MEETING NOTICE: TECHNICAL COMMITTEE MEETING – NOVEMBER 30, 2021 @ 9:30 A.M. (Virtual Meeting)

Written by admin on 28th November 2021 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Technical Committee will be conducted on Tuesday, November 30th, 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 November 30th....

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