Capital Corner May 2019

On March 12, 2019, President Trump signed into law a sweeping public lands package that included a permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). This is the result of years of efforts by Congressional champions, such as North Carolina’s U.S. Senator Richard Burr. The significance locally is that LWCF is really the…

Capital Corner April 2019

CCOG is ramping up its efforts to strategically engage with state and federal lawmakers on key issues facing our region. With the support of CCOG’s federal lobbyist, Leslie Mozingo, we will focus on three key areas for federal engagement: relationship building and advocacy around the recently-approved CCOG Federal Action Plan; on demand trouble shooting for…

Public Meeting Notice

The Board of the Centralina Economic Development Commission (CEDC) will hold their Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 6:00PM at the Centralina Council of Governments’ offices, located at 9815 David Taylor Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262. All interested parties are invited to attend this Annual Meeting, if attending please R.S.V.P to…

Capital Corner May 2019

On March 12, 2019, President Trump signed into law a sweeping public lands package that included a permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). This is the result of years of efforts by Congressional champions, such as North Carolina’s U.S. Senator Richard Burr. The significance locally is that LWCF is really the…

Mecklenburg County CDBG Notice of Funding Availability

MECKLENBURG COUNTY Community Development Block Grant Program Notice of Public Meeting Notice of Funding Availability  2019 Annual Action Plan   To All Interested Agencies, Groups, and Persons: For Program Year 2019, Mecklenburg County anticipates to receive an allocation of $750,000 in funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Community Development…

Centralina COG Hires New Executive Director

Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG) has selected Geraldine Ide Gardner as its next Executive Director, beginning in January 2019. The CCOG Executive Board unanimously approved Gardner’s hiring at its meeting on Thursday, November 1. Her selection was the culmination of a five-month, nationwide search. “Geraldine brings the perfect mix of energy, experience and commitment to…

Town of Marshville: Request for Qualification for Environmental Services

November 5, 2018   Town of Marshville Request for Qualifications for Environmental Review Services  FY 2018-2019 Community Development Block Grant  East Marshville Outfall Sanitary Sewer System Improvements Project   The Town of Marshville recently received Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the Union County CDBG Entitlement program, for the FY 2018-2019 East Marshville Outfall Sanitary…