EWG News Extras Latest News: Call for Projects/Comments/OLGA Nominations Call for Comments on FY 2022-2025 TIP and AQCD EWG is requesting comments on its draft TIP and AQCD documents. Comments are being accepted from September 10, 2021, through October 11, 2021. Section 5310 CLOSED — East-West Gateway’s call for project applications for the Section 5310 program is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted projects. OLGA Nominations 08/16/21–EWG is requesting nominations for its Outstanding Local Government Achievement Awards which are presented each year at our annual meeting. Nominations are being accepted now through September 30, 2021. Go to www.ewgateway.org/olgas-2021 to learn more and to submit your nominations. Public Officials Directory (POD) POD Directory 2021 Public Officials Directory: The 2021 edition of our Public Officials Directory is now complete. This reference guide contains contact information for federal, state, county and municipal elected officials and their key personnel in the St. Louis (MO-IL) region as well as fire/ambulance and school districts and selected regional organizations. POD Changes Only Click here to get a snapshot of the changes made since being published on July 31, 2021. Transportation Planning Metro Security Metro Security Scorecard – Quarter Two – 2021: The scorecard provides a way to track Metro’s progress toward implementing the comprehensive security strategy. LRP Performance Dashboard Federal legislation requires a performance-based approach during the transportation planning process. Click here to see EWG’s performance dashboard for Long Range Planning. Congestion Management Report Each year EWG produces a congestion report identifying congested locations on the region’s transportation system. Click here to read/download the 2020 Annual Congestion Report. Current Newsletters Local Government Briefings: A weekly online newsletter that contains local government information, resources, news, and job listings. Where We Stand Updates: Periodic newsletters that highlight specific focus areas in Where We Stand. Current issue: Update 9: Population Estimates.