Welcome to the Stanislaus Council of Governments!

Welcome to the Stanislaus Council of Governments!

The Stanislaus Council of Governments (StanCOG) is a council of city and county governments that was established to address regional transportation issues.

StanCOG is comprised of the cities of Ceres, Hughson, Modesto, Newman, Oakdale, Patterson, Riverbank, Turlock and Waterford, and Stanislaus County.

StanCOG is the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA) for the Stanislaus region.

New Transportation Investments are Needed Throughout Stanislaus County

New Transportation Investments

Revenues available to operate, maintain and improve our transportation system have not kept up with the needs of our community.

On November 8, 2016, voters were asked to approve a 1/2 cent sales tax to address those needs.

Communities that have local transportation funds are able to do more themselves and are more successful in competing for funding, leveraging a larger share of state and federal dollars.

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