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Updated “How to Recycle” Brochure Available, October 2nd Hazardous Waste Collection

Information about hazardous waste collection dates, click HERE

Information about local recycling options HERE

For more information contact Robin


Regional Council Office Hours

Our hours of operation will be Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Additionally, the office will be closed for lunch each day from Noon to 12:30 pm. 


Maryville Job Center Office Hours Changing

Starting July 1st, the Maryville Job Center will be closed to the public on Mondays and Fridays. The new hours of operation will be Tuesday through Thursday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Additionally, the Job Center will be closed for lunch each day from Noon to 12:30 pm. 


Worth County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Continues

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments (RCOG) has hosted a series of meetings focusing on the 5-year update for Worth County’s Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The Kickoff meeting was held March 29, followed by a Risk Assessment discussion on May 24. The next meeting was held July 26. All interested citizens and public officials of Worth County are invited to give input on the plan. For more information, click the button below.

Please contact Amy Dowis at the Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments, (660) 582-5121, ext. 3 or by e-mail at amy@nwmorcog.org with questions.


Holt County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Draft ready to review

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments (RCOG) has hosted a series of meetings focusing on the 5-year update for Holt County’s Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The Kickoff meeting was March 29, followed by a Risk Assessment discussion on May 24. The last meeting was held July 26. All interested citizens and public officials of Holt County are invited to provide input on updating the plan. For more information or to view the draft plan, click the button below.

Please contact Amy Dowis at the Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments, (660) 582-5121, ext. 3 or by e-mail at amy@nwmorcog.org with questions.


Request for Public Input on American Rescue Plan Project Prioritization

With the enactment of the American Rescue Plan (ARP), each of our jurisdictions will be receiving funds soon and we wanted to reach out to get some public input on how you think those funds should be used. Please click the button below to give us your thoughts, which we will share with our community partners. Thank You!


Business Continuity Workshop Presentation

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments and Northwest Missouri State University sponsored this event for local businesses that have been impacted by the current pandemic. View a recording of the presentation below. The presentation begins at around the 3:00 mark.


Gentry County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Approved

The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have approved the Gentry County Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan Update. The Plan will be in effect for five years and will expire March 11, 2026.

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments would like to thank everyone who participated in the Plan update process. To view the complete Press Release or to access a copy of the Plan, please use the links below:


Watch the Large Event Planning Workshop


 

RCOG Updates Member Services Brochure

The Regional Council is excited to share our newly updated Member Services brochure. If you’re not familiar with the array of services we offer, now is your chance to find out more about them. Hard copies of the brochure are available at the Regional Council office in Maryville and will soon be available at courthouses and other locations throughout our five county area.