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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Urbanization and Farmland Conversion Maps and Charts

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See the new page in Community Pulse that shows how much urban development has occurred and how much farmland has been converted in each city in San Joaquin County during 1992 to 2016.  There are charts that break down the data by jurisdiction and...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

We're Hiring!

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SJCOG is looking to fill two open positions: Administrative Technician and Communications Journalist

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission Launches ACE Means-Based Fare Program: Community Assistance Pro

ACE CAP

(STOCKTON, Calif.) – The San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (SJRRC) is pleased to announce the launch of the NEW Altamont Corridor Express (ACE®) Community Assistance Program (CAP) beginning December 15th, 2020. The ACE CAP discount is a timely initiati...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

First Short Line Railroad Grant in California State History Secured by SJCOG and OmniTrax, Inc.

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SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY – The San Joaquin Council of Governments (SJCOG) served as the lead applicant and secured the largest grant from California Transportation Commission’s Short-Line Railroad Improvement Program (SLRIP) in the amount of $1,799,990 to impro...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Stockton Diamond Grade Separation Project

Stockton Diamond video

As a vital, multi-modal transportation hub where people and goods travel between the Central Valley, Bay Area, Sacramento and beyond, the Stockton Diamond project is an exciting one! Learn more about this project with a new video in English and Spanish fr...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

SJCOG Welcomes Six New Board of Directors

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The San Joaquin Council of Governments welcomes new appointments to the Board of Directors.

“As Chair of the San Joaquin Council of Governments, I am happy to welcome all those newly appointed to our Board,” City of Stockton Councilmemb...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

We're Hiring!

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SJCOG is seeking an Administrative Technician. This position will provide technical administrative support by collecting, interpreting, entering, tracking and processing department information and responding to various inquiries and drafting responses; ty...

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