Long Term Planning
The Council of Governments conducts long-term planning studies for San Benito Countyâ€™s transportation needs. Working together with local and regional agencies, COG is completing work on several long-range plans.
The Council of Governments finances transportation projects through a variety of federal, state and local programs. The Council of Governments actively seeks special grants for the agencyâ€™s priority transportation projects. The largest funding programs include:
A traffic model is a tool for analyzing the major ways people travel using a computer program. The Council of Governments uses data generated in traffic modeling to predict driver behavior and determine long-term needs for roadway improvements in the region.