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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 Drought and Water Supply Status Outlook

    November 3, 2017

    As part of the Metropolitan Washington Water Supply and Drought Awareness Response Plan, COG issues monthly drought reports from April - October....

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    Regional Economic Monitoring System (REMS)

    November 1, 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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    Connections: Regional News from COG

    October 19, 2017

    COG's dedicated members and staff make regional partnership and progress possible. To tell their stories,...

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    Air Quality Trends

    September 27, 2017

    Report shows the region's air quality in relation to federal air quality standards for six pollutants--ground-level ozone, particulate matter,...

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    Report on Crime and Crime Control

    September 13, 2017

    This report provides information to governmental officials and the public as to the nature of the crime problem in the COG region. It also provides law...

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    Environmental Justice Toolkit

    July 27, 2017

    Guidance to policymakers on incorporating social equity, cultural sensitivity, and community health considerations into air quality, climate, and energy...

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    Annual Report on Foster Care

    July 13, 2017

    The report lists the number of area children in foster care, the number of foster homes in the region, as well as other foster care and adoption...

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    State of the Commute Survey Report

    June 21, 2017

    Commuter Connections State of the Commute (SOC) Report has been produced every three years since 2001 tracking a wide range of transportation information and...

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