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RFP: Unified Communications VoIP Phone System & Installation

Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) is seeking qualified vendors to provide and install a unified communications and Voice-Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) Telephone System. This RFP sets forth relevant information regarding the detailed and specific information about the scope of services, submission requirements and selection procedures. Proposals Due by 5:00pm on October 11, 2019 Q & A for RFP 1 – Do you require SIP Trunks and if so how many?  We need at least 23 SIP Trunking Call Paths. 2 – Can you breakout the Read More +

Check Scam Notice

Fake checks purported to be issued by ATCOG are currently being circulated. The checks are counterfeit, may arrive by special delivery and require a signature. The arrival of these checks seem to be linked to job search scams, but may also appear out of the blue. In many instances, these fake checks will feature the name of a real company—although often not the company that purportedly hired you, which should be your first red flag. They also might use real account and routing numbers. In Read More +

TEXT TO 9-1-1 for ATCOG Region

TEXT-TO-9-1-1 SERVICES AVAILABLE IN BOWIE, CASS, DELTA, FRANKLIN, HOPKINS, LAMAR, MORRIS, RED RIVER, TITUS COUNTIES Texarkana, TX, November 15, 2018– Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) Regional 9-1-1 Program is pleased to announce the availability of Text-to-9-1-1 service in Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Red River and Titus counties. Text to 9-1-1 is a service that allows citizens to send a text message directly to 9-1-1 for assistance in the event they are unable to make a voice call. Simply send a text as Read More +

FY 2018 / 2019 Solid Waste Pass-Through Grant Funding

The Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) announces the availability of approximately $38,000 to be distributed throughout our nine-county region to fund an illegal dumping surveillance camera loan program and community cleanup events during FY 2018 / 2019. The counties included within the ATCOG region are: Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Red River, and Titus. During FY 2018, ATCOG will purchase surveillance cameras and warning signs to be placed at known illegal dumpsites, for the purposes of discouraging illegal dumping and identifying illegal dumpers Read More +