The SWCCOG will provide regional leadership on behalf of governments throughout Southwest Colorado by defining regional issues, advocating for mutual goals, and administering regional programs.


The SWCCOG will be the catalyst to promote quality of life, effective and efficient services, and leadership through regional communication, cooperation, planning, and action.

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The Southwest Colorado Council of Governments (SWCCOG) officially formed in December 2009 between fourteen local governments across southwest Colorado. The SWCCOG works on a variety of issues via cooperation, shared services, and reduction of redundancies throughout the region. Learn more


The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado (Region 9) established a Regional Cooperation Committee (RCC) in 2008 and formalized the evolving conversation about forming a Council of Governments in Southwest Colorado in 2009. Learn more

Latest News

Jan 20, 2022

Date and Time: 27 January 2022, 1:30 pm

Location: Webinar - See agenda for details

Date and Time: 10 February 2022, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Webinar - See agenda for details

Regional Transit Council
Date and Time: 20 January 2022, 9:00 am

Location: Webinar - See agenda for details

SWCCOG Housing Subcommittee
Date and Time: 21 January 2022, 11:00 am

Location: Webinar - See agenda for details

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