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Advisory Committees

The Air and Climate Public Advisory Committee (ACPAC) advises on air quality, climate and energy issues to COG policy committees—the Metropolitan Washington Air Quality Committee (MWAQC) and the Climate, Energy, and Environment Policy Committee (CEEPC). To apply, complete the online interest form by December 20, 2017

The Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) to the Transportation Planning Board at COG represents diverse viewpoints on long-term transportation policy. The committee promotes public involvement in transportation planning for the region and provides independent, region-oriented citizen advice to the TPB on transportation plans and issues. To apply, complete this application by December 15, 2017.

The Access for All Advisory Committee (AFA) advises the TPB on transportation issues, programs, policies, and services that are important to low-income communities, minority communities and people with disabilities.

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    ACPAC seeks D.C. area residents interested in air quality and climate issues

    December 6, 2017

    Community leaders and interested citizens from across the metropolitan Washington region are invited to apply for membership on the Air and Climate Public...

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    Q&A: Air and Climate Public Advisory Committee Chair Gretchen Goldman

    July 27, 2017

    Gretchen Goldman is the Chair of the Air and Climate Public Advisory Committee (ACPAC), which provides input on air quality, climate, and energy issues to the...

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    Chairman Newton visited the TPB's Citizen Advisory Committee

    March 21, 2017

    TPB Chairman Bridget Newton paid a special visit to the TPB’s Citizen Advisory Committee meeting on March 8. She thanked committee members for their service and...

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    Get to know the 2017 TPB Citizens Advisory Committee

    January 25, 2017

    At its January 18 meeting, the TPB approved the newly appointed members to its Citizens Advisory Committee for 2017. The CAC’s two main charges are to promote...

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    Access for All Advisory Committee (AFA) relaunches with new members

    July 11, 2016

    Earlier this summer we finished recruiting new members for our Access for All Advisory Committee (AFA), a group first set up in 2001 to give a voice to people...

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    TPB Appoints Citizens Advisory Committee Members for 2015

    February 10, 2015

    The Transportation Planning Board recently approved the appointments of 15 members -- five each from Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia -- to...

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