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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 +

RFP: Transit Scheduling Software

Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) through it Rural Transportation District, TRAX Transportation, is requesting proposals, priced on a fixed price basis, from qualified sources, to provide and deploy up-to-date transit scheduling software in order to better streamline scheduling and dispatching processes and procedures. Proposers are invited to submit demonstrated competence and qualifications of their firm for providing these services.The information contained within this document is intended to provide interested firms with the requirements and criteria that will be used to make the selection. Please download Read More +

RFP: Market and Fixed Route System Analysis

TEXARKANA URBAN TRANSIT DISTRICT (TUTD) is seeking proposals from interested firms or individuals to provide a Market and Fixed Route System Analysis to TUTD. Proposers are invited to submit demonstrated competence and qualifications of their firm for providing these services. The information contained within this document is intended to provide interested firms with the requirements and criteria that will be used to make the selection. Please download the attached document for details of the RFP. TUTD RFP For Market Fixed Route System Analysis with PTN-130.PDF

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 +