The Southwest Missouri Council of Governments

Enhancing the quality of our communities through regional cooperation
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SMCOG Offices will be closed for the holidays begining December 22 until January 5th.

  • Region D MOCERT1 receives a 2014 FEMA Individual and Communty Preparedness Award. Click here to view the announcement.
  • Chadwick R-1 School District receives nearly $1 million from the Missouri Start Smart Program. The money will be used to construct a 5,000-square-foot early childhood education building. SMCOG assisted the school district in the application process.
  • Upcoming Meetings and Events
    • Public Meeting Notice- The Chadwick R-1 School District will hold a public hearing on December 1, 2014 at the District cafeteria located at 7090 State Hwy 125 South, Chadwick, Mo. The meeting will highlight the Start Smart Program. For more information Click Here.
    • TAC meeting December 17. Library Center. Meeting begins at 9am.
    SLIGP First Net Broadband

    The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) as an independent authority within the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to provide emergency responders with the first high‐speed wireless broadband network dedicated to public safety.

    FirstNet EMS Fact Sheet
    FirstNet Fire Services Fact Sheet
    FirstNet Law Enforcement Fact Sheet
    FirstNet LMR Fact Sheet

    March 13, 2014 Meeting
    Agenda Minutes

    Session #2 August 5, 2014

    Southwest Missouri Council of Governments | 901 South National Avenue | Springfield, MO 65897
    Phone: (417) 836-6900 | Fax: (417) 836-4146 | Email: SMCOG