Valley Voice


Valley Voice is a coalition of elected officials and COG staff throughout the San Joaquin Valley who travel to Sacramento and Washington, D.C. annually to present issues of regional significance to federal and state legislators. Coordination is led by the San Joaquin Valley Regional Policy Council.

  • State Program - Sacramento - The Valley Voice delegation will be held through Zoom on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM and March 10, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM to advocate on behalf of the San Joaquin Valley.
  • Federal Program - Washington, D.C. - The Valley Voice delegation is to be determined.
The San Joaquin Valley Regional Policy Council provides a forum for our Valley to communicate easily and effectively on regional issues that impact us all, like transportation, air quality and advocacy efforts. Working regionally to identify actions items that--when implemented by individual Regional Planning Agencies--result in a single vision for the entire San Joaquin Valley. 

San Joaquin Valley Annual Policy Conference


The Annual San Joaquin Valley Regional Policy Conference is a forum that provides an excellent avenue for our Valley to communicate on regional issues that impact the entire San Joaquin Valley region. Issues such as transportation, air quality and state and federal advocacy for community priorities are discussed at this annual conference. The 15th Annual San Joaquin Valley Regional Policy Conference has been postponed to May 19-21, 2021. To register or learn more information, click here.