Welcome to Ark-Tex Council of Governments

Your local government office organization based in Texarkana, TX

The Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) is a voluntary association of local governments established under state law for the purpose of promoting intergovernmental cooperation and strengthening units of local government. The primary goal of ATCOG is to improve the quality of life for all citizens of the region by providing resources, programs and services, along with coordinating funding.

Our government office organization is based in Texarkana, TX and serves Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Red River and Titus counties in Texas. We also serve Miller County in Arkansas. Contact us now for more information.

ATCOG Departments

ATCOG Departments

Administration, Finance, Human Resources, and Information Technology

Area Agency on Aging

Area Agency on Aging

Responding to the needs of older adults

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Providing training and assistance to criminal justice grantees

Economic Development

Economic Development

Offers several loan programs designed to help in economic development projects.

Environmental Program

Environmental Program

Striving towards Sustainable Environmental Excellence

Housing Program

Housing Program

Administering the Section 8 Rental Assistance Program

Public Safety Programs

Public Safety Programs

Emergency Communications, Homeland Security, Emergency Management, planning, training, and grants.

Careers

Careers

Explore Jobs

Transportation Program

Transportation Program

Providing low-cost transportation for residents

What can you find on our website?

Our government office organization was founded with the intention of helping local government units, bankers, business owners, environmental agencies and residents of our region. We've been serving our communities for five decades. On our website, you can find...
 

Eligibility requirements for those applying for HUD housing

Resources for senior citizens and caregivers

Information about our economic development programs




... along with various other links and resources about our region and programs.

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