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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. 


Regional Council Office Hours Changing

Starting July 12th, the new 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. 


Updated “How to Recycle” Brochure Available

Information about local recycling options HERE

For more information contact Robin


Worth County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Continues

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments (RCOG) is hosting 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 is scheduled for July 26. All interested citizens and public officials of Worth County are invited to attend. For more information or to view the draft Risk Assessment, 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 Underway

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments (RCOG) is hosting 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 next meeting is scheduled for July 26. All interested citizens and public officials of Holt County are invited to attend. For more information or to view the draft Risk Assessment, 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


2020 Annual Report and Regional Directory Available

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments has released its 2020 Annual Report. This document and a directory of officials for this region is located on this site’s Library or can be accessed here.


Atchison County Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan Approved

The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have approved the Atchison County Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan Update.  The Plan will be in effect for five years and will expire February 27, 2025. 

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments conducted meetings with city and county officials, emergency management agencies, school leaders, stakeholders and other interested individuals to update the hazard mitigation plan and reduce the negative impacts of natural hazards in the future.  With an approved plan, Atchison County’s participating jurisdictions will be eligible for state hazard mitigation grant funding opportunities.  The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments would like to thank everyone who participated in the Plan update process.  Click here to view the Atchison County Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. If you have any questions regarding the Plan, please email them to Amy Dowis at amy@nwmorcog.org

 

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.