"Leading the Field to Empower Communities and Move the Region"
Building on strong foundations of planning, institutional context, inter-agency collaboration and expertise, the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments ("COG") has worked with the region's local governments for over 40 years to support community development, promote strategic innovation and propel regional competitiveness. The COG has duel designation as a quasi-governmental regional planning agency for the State of New Mexico and economic development district for the US Government. As a membership association, the COG serves as a professional extension of its members, providing technical assistance to local entities across the many disciplines of governance.
July 03, 2015
July 08, 2015
RTPO Monthly Meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McKinley Fire Training Center
July 13, 2015
Tribal Governments - ICIP Deadline
NM DFA (LGD)
July 15, 2015
USDA RBDG Application Deadline
July 19-24, 2015
Economic Development Course
Western New Mexico University
Silver City, NM
July 28, 2015
CDBG Implementation Workshop
NM DFA (LGD)
Latest News from the Region
Allison Bridge Ground Breaking Ceremony
Allison Road Interchange groundbreaking ceremony took place June 23, 2015. The $4.5 million in capital outlay monies will go toward the first phase of the multi-million dollar comprehensive corridor improvement project.
GGEDC hosts Economic Development Training for Local Leadership
Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC) conducted a comprehensive training course targeted for local elected officials and community stakeholders on basic economic development concepts and issues affecting the Gallup-McKinley County area. Nationally recognized certified economic developers (CEcD) delivered two and a half days of training at the newly renovated El Morro Theater in downtown Gallup, NM. MORE INFO
Stronger Economies Together - Trail of the Ancients Network Newsletter
The Stronger Economies Together - Trail of the Ancients Network Region recently released its newest issue of the "SET" newsletter. MORE INFO
Staff Summary Report - 3rd Quarter
The Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments has just released the quarterly Staff Summary Report. The report documents activities COG staff has participated in during the quarter. MORE INFO
The COG's Big Move!!
The Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments have just released its newest issue of the Connecting the DOTS Newsletter. The newsletter documents some of the projects and initiatives that have taken place across the region. MORE INFO