Iowa Northland Regional Council of Governments is a voluntary
association of local governments established by state law
serving the member jurisdictions in Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan,
Butler, Chickasaw and Grundy counties. As a service and planning
organization, it is responsible for coordinating, assisting
and facilitating programs in Community and Economic Development
that will benefit all governmental bodies in the INRCOG region.
Emphasis is placed on intergovernmental communication and
cooperation, accessing of funds, and the need for continuing,
Black Hawk County Metropolitan Area Trail Use Survey Report
A trail use survey was conducted
as part of INRCOG's Waterloo/Cedar Falls Metropolitan Area Trail
Count held the week of June 15, 2014. A report of the survey
results is available here...
INRCOG has an opening for the position
of Community Plannner. More...
Funding Available for Hazard Mitigation Projects
We have received notification that the State of Iowa will receive
FEMA disaster funding under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program
(HMGP) as part of Presidential disaster declaration DR-4181-IA
(July 14, 2014) as a result of severe storms, tornados, straight-line
winds and flooding that occurred in our State this summer. HMGP
funds will be made available for those eligible hazard mitigation
project types that will reduce or eliminate losses from future
natural disasters. More...
For more information or assistance, please contact Brian
Cedar Valley Coalition's 2014 Briefing Book contains the project
papers and policy issues that were discussed during the Coalition's
trip to Washington, D.C. in March. Coalition representatives
met with Congressional staffers, Senator Grassley, Congressman
Braley and the Chief of Staff with Senator Harkin.
CVC Briefing Book:
Development/Small Business Priorities
Housing, & Infrastructure Priorities
Highway 58 Corridor Improvement Study in Cedar Falls
is assisting with a study of IA 58 between U.S. Highway
20 and Greenhill Road in Cedar Falls. This study will
examine the needs along IA 58 and determine a preferred
design layout to guide any future reconstruction. More...
- September 2014 COGConnection is
Exchange Newsletter - September 2014,
a listing of materials from the Iowa Waste Exchange Program,