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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.

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    Regional Economic Monitoring System (REMS)

    April 18, 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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    Regional Drought and Water Supply Status Outlook - April 2017

    April 6, 2017

    As part of the Metropolitan Washington Water Supply and Drought Awareness Response Plan, COG issues monthly drought...

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    CAO Drought Primer

    April 5, 2017

    This document provides an overview of COG's Water Supply and Drought Awareness Response Plan and the CAO's role during times of...

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    Regional Climate and Energy Action Plan

    March 23, 2017

    The Regional Climate and Energy Action Plan is a tool to help the region achieve its regional greenhouse gas emission reduction goals. The plan puts...

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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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