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    Regional Economic Monitoring System (REMS)

    Apr 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 at-place employment by industry group.

  • Publications

    Regional Drought and Water Supply Status Outlook - April 2017

    Apr 6, 2017

    As part of the Metropolitan Washington Water Supply and Drought Awareness Response Plan, COG issues monthly drought reports from April - October. Precipitation, groundwater, and streamflow levels are reviewed as well as recent forecasts for the region.

  • Publications

    CAO Drought Primer

    Apr 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 drought.


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    Regional Climate and Energy Action Plan

    Mar 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 forth recommended actions for local governments aimed at reducing the carbon impact of the built environment, energy, and transportation sectors, while increasing resiliency and improving education and outreach.  

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    COG Annual Report/Regional Directory

    Mar 13, 2017

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


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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.

  • Other Documents

    COG By-Laws

    Jan 19, 2017

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