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YVCOG Newsletters by Year

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2016 Newsletters

Note:  To save time and money the YVCOG is moving to producing our newsletter every other month.

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January - Highlights include:  Community Solutions to Homelessness, A year of big changes for your YVCOG

March - Highlights include:  Profile - "Being At the Right Place at the Right Time:  Cus Arteaga"

May - Highlights:  Grants save local dollars!, CMAQ CFP, Bike to Work Challenge

July - Highlights:  Maps tell a story, Community gardens grow more than food, meet a member, MPACT Corner:  Medstar

September - Highlights:  Local businesses needed, Meet Crystal, Letter from the Exec Director

November - Highlights:  YVCOG 50 year Anniversary

2015 Newsletters

January - Highlights include:  Greetings from new Director, YVCOG revisits Title VI

February - Highlights include:  What's a COG? Legislative updates, and Funders Forum

March - Highlights include:  Funder's Forum reminder!, Grant Opportunity, Homeless Network transition plan

April - Highlights include: May Trainings and Workshops, Public Participation Plan, UPWP

May - Highlights include: Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, Land Use Case Law Webinar, YVCOG Wins An Award!

June - Highlights include: Upcoming Grants and Loans, SEPA Checklist - Which Version?, Feet In the Street!

July - Highlights include: Welcome Tim and Avery and the Homeless Housing Program!  Kicking off the Long Range Transportation Plan

August - Highlights include: Emergency Drought Funding Available, Guaranteed Ride Home to the Rescue!

September - Highlights include: Congrats Local Transportation Agency Award Winners, Yakima County Horizon 2040 Update

October - Highlights include: YVCOG Services Update!  Grant Opportunities

November - NEW FEATURE:  DEAR YVCOG!, Changes is on the way, City of Zillah project completion

2014 Newsletters

January - Highlights include:  Grant Opportunities, Mario Martinez receives the YVCOG Outstanding Service Award!

February - Highlights include:  Federal Spending Bill increases Transportation Funding, Regional ITS Workshop

March - Highlights include:  Official LCB Ruling on Marijuana, Important Regional Updates, Proposed SEPA Rulemaking

April - Highlights include:  Consider a Tech Team!, 2014 Roadway Safety Guide

May - Highlights include:  Bike to work challenge, Court decision on Rails to Trails, Grant opportunities

June - Highlights include:  MAP-21 changes and the Highway Trust Fund, The YVCOG says goodbye to J. Page Scott, Executive Director

July - Highlights include:  Yakima Regional ITS Architecture Approved, 48th Annual NARC Conference

August - Highlights Include: 

September - Highlights Include:  Funding Opportunities Abound, Grandview Parks Plan, Short Course on Local Planning

October - Highlights include:  Central WA Transportation Symposium, Complete Streets, YVCOG Quarterly Activities

November - Highlights Include:  GMA Periodic Updates, Yakima Greenway improvements, YVCOG December General Membership Meeting

December - Highlights include:  Debbie Double-take!, Transportation Mapping Portal, There went my bike, Park plans

2013 Newsletters

January - Highlights include:  Federal Transportation Funding, YVCOG 2012 Outstanding Service Award Winner, YVCOG Strategic Plan 2013

February - Highlights include:  Sidewalk Inventory Begins, New "Calls for Projects" Announced, and Surface Transportation Program (STP) Funding Update!

March - Highlights include:  Toppenish Parks Plan, Why Bike?, Sidewalk Inventory Input Sought

April - Highlights include:  Update to SEPA rules, Energy grants awarded

May - Highlights include:  The Changing Faces of YVCOG, YVCOG Annual Report, Safe Streets Bill Passes

June - Highlights include:  Swift Funding for Transportation Projects, Free Safe Routes to School Training!

July - Highlights include:  US Bicycle Route System, Regional Training Opportunities, Introducing the new YVCOG Planner!

August - Highlights include:  US Bicycle Route System, Health Stats Mapping Tool

September - Highlights include:  Upcoming Training Opportunities,

October - Highlights include: Wheel Options, WSDOT Online Planning Portal, Water Quality, Funding

November - Highlights include:  Transportation Alternatives CFP, YVCOGs 2014 Budget Approved

December - Highlights include:  Statewide Survey Shows Support for Transportation Investments



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