Douglas Rex named DRCOG Executive Director

At its Oct. 18 meeting, the DRCOG Board of Directors named Douglas Rex as DRCOG's new Executive Director. Rex joined the council as Transportation Planning and Operations Director in the fall of 2013, and has recently been Acting Executive Director in addition to his transportation responsibilities. A nationwide search was conducted to fill this position. Read more.

DRCOG to provide Medicare counseling for three counties

DRCOG's Area Agency on Aging is now the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) provider for Arapahoe, Douglas and Jefferson counties. Medicare beneficiaries who are residents of these areas are eligible for free one-on-one counseling for Medicare information, advocacy and enrollment assistance. Effective immediately, DRCOG staff is ready to provide assistance. Medicare’s open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15-Dec. 7, when beneficiaries can make changes to their Medicare health and prescription drug plans.

Metro Vision site launches

DRCOG announces a new resource for sharing information about its foundational plan, Metro Vision at metrovision.drcog.org. In January of this year, the DRCOG Board unanimously passed a newly updated version of the region's growth and development plan, taking the planning horizon out to the year 2040. More than just housing the plan document, the site is intended to assist elected officials, planners and citizens by showing the ways in which Metro Vision takes shape throughout the region.

Colorado Bike Month/Bike to Work Day poster coming soon

Thank you to all the artists who submitted artwork for the 2018 Colorado Bike Month/Bike to Work Day poster! The Way to Go team received many great submissions, and are looking forward to sharing the selected artwork with all of you soon: watch this space! 

The state's best-kept secret for local government website support

October 19, 2017

Mini course on the Statewide Internet Portal Authority


TIP Policy Work Group

October 23, 2017

This meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. in Monarch Pass Conference Room.