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    Regional Economic Monitoring System (REMS)

    Feb 6, 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 at-place employment by industry group.

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    State of the Region: Human Capital Report

    Feb 6, 2017

    The State of the Region: Human Capital Report provides a snapshot of metropolitan Washington’s human capital—its residents and their collective knowledge, skills, abilities—by analyzing demographics, growth forecasts, and workforce trends. The report also highlights opportunities to support the region's human capital, including workforce development and investments in key economic clusters.

     

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    COG Board Member Handbook

    Feb 3, 2017

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

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    COG By-Laws

    Jan 19, 2017

    By-Laws of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. Last revision: January 2017.

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    COG Legislative Priorities

    Jan 11, 2017

    The legislative priorities approved by the COG Board of Directors for 2017 focus on supporting the region’s transportation funding, water quality, climate and energy innovation, air quality, workforce development, and human services.

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    Greater Washington Metro Export Plan

    Jan 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 Board of Trade, and the Consortium of Universities for the Metropolitan Washington Area. It is a product of the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase.

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    COG Rider Clause

    Dec 2, 2016

    Rider clause for use on local government and agency contracts.

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    Member Dues and Regional Fees

    Nov 28, 2016

    This document provides information on each jurisdiction's dues and fees as well as how COG uses them to leverage federally sourced funds, provide primary program support, leverage additional resources, and support additional member services, benefits, outreach, and forums.