Council of Governments (COG)
strengthens families and neighborhoods through partnerships that help provide essential program resources in support of the community. These programs include housing improvement, affordable housing development, community and economic development,
social and support services, and more.
leads collaborative efforts with local partners to increase the number of jobs and investments in Salt Lake County. It attracts, retains, and grows businesses in the county and works to position the metro region as a strong competitor in the global
economy in order to ensure exceptional opportunities for all county residents.
leads Salt Lake County’s efforts to implement the Wasatch Choice for 2040 Vision, coordinates countywide input and implementation of the Wasatch Front Regional Transportation Plan, and manages the Planning and Transportation Advisory Committee.