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COG publications are designed to meet the information needs of local governments, the private sector, and individuals interested in regional issues. Visit COG's Subscriptions page to view publications available via email.

COG's Accommodations Policy provides equal access for individuals with disabilities and those with limited English skills to publications, programs, meetings, and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided by the Council of Governments upon request with reasonable advance notice.

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    Regional Climate and Energy Action Plan (2017-2020)

    March 23, 2017

    The plan puts forth recommended actions for local governments to achieve the region’s goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Recommendations...

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    Regional Economic Monitoring System (REMS)

    March 20, 2017

    The REMS charts the region's economy with a brief overview and graphs that show inflation rates, job growth, unemployment rates, new housing starts, and...

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    COG Annual Report/Regional Directory

    March 13, 2017

    COG's combined Regional Directory and Annual Report lists the phone numbers and email addresses of area government officials and highlights the...

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    Regional Water Supply Status Fact Sheet

    March 8, 2017

    Fact sheet describes water supply status, defines drought conditions, and summarizes drought response. 

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    State of the Region: Human Capital Report

    February 6, 2017

    The State of the Region: Human Capital Report provides a snapshot of metropolitan Washington’s human capital—its residents and their...

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    COG Board Member Handbook

    February 3, 2017

    The COG Board Handbook includes key documents about COG and its governance, including an organizational chart, committee descriptions, media protocol,...

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    COG Legislative Priorities

    January 11, 2017

    The legislative priorities approved by the COG Board of Directors for 2017 focus on supporting the region’s transportation funding, water quality,...

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    Greater Washington Metro Export Plan

    January 11, 2017

    The plan, which aims to help increase the region's exports, was developed by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, the Greater Washington...

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    Growth Trends: Cooperative Forecasting in Metropolitan Washington

    The Growth Trends report provides a summary of the COG's Cooperative Forecasting Program and highlights of the Round 9.0 Cooperative...

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