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MEETING NOTICE: RURAL TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE – THURSDAY, JUNE 20th @ 1 p.m. – VIRTUAL MEETING

Written by admin on 15th June 2024 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Rural Transportation Committee will be conducted on Thursday, June 20th, at 1 p.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 rsimmons@centralmidlands.org. Thank you for your time, dedication,...

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ADDENDUM 1 – CMCOG CPRG – RFP FOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE (CMCOG-RPD-24-01)

Written by admin on 14th June 2024 News, Press Releases

ADDENDUM 1   JUNE 14, 2024   EPA Climate Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) Comprehensive Climate Action Plan – Technical Assistance EPA Grant #02D56223 CMCOG RFP # CMCOG-RPD-24-01   PROPOSALS DUE: JUNE 26, 2024 2:00 PM EST   The purpose of this addendum is to provide answers to questions received by prospective RESPONDENTS and to provide clarification on items contained in the RFP. Please note, this addendum does not change the deadline for the receipt of proposals. All proposals must still be received via email no later than 2:00 PM on June 26,...

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ADDENDUM 1 – CMCOG CPRG – RFP FOR COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT ASSISTANCE (CMCOG-RPD-24-02)

Written by admin on 14th June 2024 News, Press Releases

ADDENDUM 1   JUNE 14, 2024   EPA Climate Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) Comprehensive Climate Action Plan – Community Engagement Assistance EPA Grant #02D56223 CMCOG RFP # CMCOG-RPD-24-02   PROPOSALS DUE: JUNE 26, 2024 2:00 PM EST   The purpose of this addendum is to provide answers to questions received by prospective RESPONDENTS and to provide clarification on items contained in the RFP. Please note, this addendum does not change the deadline for the receipt of proposals. All proposals must still be received via email no later than 2:00 PM on June 26,...

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PUBLIC NOTICE: 2045 LRTP AMENDMENT – CMRTA TRANSIT ASSET MANAGEMENT PLAN & COATS MPO TITLE VI PLAN

Written by admin on 5th June 2024 News, Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE   NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND   2045 Long Range Transportation Plan   Opportunity for Public Review and Comment   21–Day Public Notice   Comments received until June 28, 2024   The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) and the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (CMRTA) currently have a proposed amendment for the 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) available for public review and comment.  The LRTP serves as the 20-year guide to transportation investments and funding options for the Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and the Central Midlands Council of Government (CMCOG) Rural Planning Organization (RPO) and as a framework for transit investments by urban and rural area transit agencies....

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PUBLIC NOTICE: 2023 – 2033 TIP AMENDMENT – FTA GRANT PROGRAM FUNDS & ASSEMBLY STREET PHASE 2 PROJECT

Written by admin on 5th June 2024 News, Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE   NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND   2023-2033 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)   Opportunity for Public Review and Comment   21–Day Public Notice Comments received until June 28, 2024   The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG) currently has proposed amendments for the FY 2023-2033 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). These proposed amendments are available for public review and comment.  The TIP serves as the 7-year project priority listing and funding program for the Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and as the Program of Projects for the urban area transit agency,...

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PUBLIC NOTICE: OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT – COATS MPO PLANNING PROCESS & DOCUMENTS

Written by admin on 5th June 2024 News, Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE   Opportunity for Public Review and Comment   Columbia Area Transportation Study (COATS)   Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)   30–Day Public Notice   Comments received until July 9, 2024   Every four years, the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) conducts a review of the Columbia region’s transportation planning process.  The review focuses on compliance with federal regulations and is an opportunity to identify challenges, successes and experiences of the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), the South Carolina Department of Transportation,...

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT ASSISTANCE

Written by admin on 28th May 2024 News, Press Releases

MAY 28, 2024 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS   EPA Climate Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) Community Engagement Assistance EPA Grant #02D56223 CMCOG RFP # CMCOG-RPD-24-02   DUE DATE: JUNE 26, 2024 2:00 PM EST   RECEIPT LOCATION: Digital Submission to Official Contact   OFFICIAL CONTACT: Gregory Sprouse Director of Research, Planning, and Development Central Midlands Council of Governments (803) 744-5158 gsprouse@centralmidlands.org www.centralmidlands.org   CMCOG CPRG – RFP for Community Engagement Assistance (CMCOG-RPD-24-02)...

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: COMPREHENSIVE CLIMATE ACTION PLAN – TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

Written by admin on 28th May 2024 News, Press Releases

MAY 28, 2024 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS   EPA Climate Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) Comprehensive Climate Action Plan – Technical Assistance EPA Grant #02D56223 CMCOG RFP # CMCOG-RPD-24-01   DUE DATE: JUNE 26, 2024 2:00 PM EST   RECEIPT LOCATION: Digital Submission to Official Contact   OFFICIAL CONTACT: Gregory Sprouse Director of Research, Planning, and Development Central Midlands Council of Governments (803) 744-5158 gsprouse@centralmidlands.org www.centralmidlands.org   CMCOG CPRG – RFP for Technical Assistance (CMCOG-RPD-24-01)...

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Silver Haired Legislature Candidate Filing Form

Written by admin on 8th December 2023 News, Press Releases

SOUTH CAROLINA SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATURE  (SCSHL) Bringing Together the Wisdom and Experience of Senior South Carolinians   The South Carolina Silver Haired Legislature (SCSHL) was created by the South Carolina General Assembly in 1999: to identify issues, concerns, and possible solutions for problems faced by citizens of SC with special emphasis on issues related to seniors; to make recommendations to the Governor and members of the SC General Assembly; to educate the public on Senior issues;...

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EDA 2022 Annual Performance Report

Written by admin on 21st October 2022 News, Press Releases

The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is a regional economic development planning process supported by the US Economic Development Administration (EDA).  EDA guidelines for developing the CEDS require a summary background of the economic conditions of the region.  The summary background includes a detailed inventory and analysis of community and economic development indicators.  CMCOG updates this data on an annual basis.  The 2022 summary background information will be incorporated into the 2022-2027 CEDS five-year update which will be presented to the board in December....

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