Today is: Friday, July 31, 2015


Eastgate Regional Council of Governments is directly responsible for a variety of federal, state, and local planning and project implementation programs. As the Metropolitan Planning Organization and Areawide Water Quality Management Agency for Mahoning and Trumbull Counties, and the designated Economic Development District, Eastgate continues to maintain required certifications and planning documents to qualify the region for federal and state funding.

Other major areas of responsibility include: air quality planning and air advisory day programs, State Capital Improvement Program administration for the District 6 Public Works Integrating Committee,  Intergovernmental review, administration of the regional Rideshare program, administration of the Clean Ohio Conservation & Revitalization Funds, and administration of the Local Development District of the Appalachian Regional Commission.



Proposed Statewide Bicycle Route Map

Eastgate's Transportation Alternatives Program Application - Now Available

Eastgate's 2016-2019 TIP - Now Available

Green Infrastructure in the Lower Mahoning River Watershed Interactive Map

The next meeting of the TAC and CAB will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015

The Ohio Statewide Urban Congestion Mitigation/Air Quality (CMAQ) Program 2015

County Economic Snapshots


Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Timetable

The timetable for the next round of Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) funding has been finalized. The program timetable for projects being submitted for FY 2021 is as follows:

4/02/15 – Announced next round of CMAQ funding for FY 2021 at Eastgate’s Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) meeting

5/06/15 – Letters of Interest (LOI) are due at Eastgate by 3:00 p.m.

5/15/15 – Based on LOI, potential sponsors will be notified to submit full CMAQ application

6/03/15 – Full CMAQ applications are due at Eastgate by 3:00 p.m.

6/--/15 –Eastgate will hold one-on-one meetings with sponsors; Eastgate staff will assign regional points based on full CMAQ applications

7/09/15 – Review regional points with TAC for discussion and concurrence   

For any further information please contact Ken Sympson at





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