Call for Applications: PPACG Community Advisory Committee Opening

For immediate release: June 19, 2018 Contact: Jessica McMullen, (719) 471-7080 x 139   Call for Applications: PPACG Community Advisory Committee Opening Colorado Springs, CO – The Community Advisory Committee serves as the formal mechanism for the active participation of citizens in the planning, promotion, and evaluation of activities of the Pikes Peak Area Council…

June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Hear about Area Agency on Aging events happening this summer (Like Medicare 101 and Social Security 101), where the Joint Land Use Study report is in progress, a volunteer thank you from our board, PPACG history and Member Events for Fairplay and Alma as well as meetings and events June 2018 Newsletter

2045 Regional Transportation Plan – Call for Projects

NOTICE: REQUEST FOR PROJECTS The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) is calling for projects for the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan. Any entity with taxing authority (city, county, tribe, metropolitan district, library district, etc.) can be a project sponsor by itself, or may partner with another organization without taxing authority. Human services transportation organizations…

Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) April Newsletter

April 2018 SMP Newsletter The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) program, housed in the PPACG Area Agency on Aging, is a program designed to provide education and assistance to beneficiaries regarding any and all forms of Medicare or related fraud. The government has recovered billions of dollars from providers and scammers specifically related Medicare fraud. The…

News Release – Needs Report and Survey Results

The Needs Report for the 2045 Long Range Transportation plan describing the state of the Pikes Peak Region’s transportation infrastructure is now available. The report, available at www.ppacg.org/needs-report, describes current and historical conditions for road and bridge condition, safety, and congestion, and summarizes the results of the recent needs survey conducted to gauge public perceptions…

PPACG Releases 2019-2022TIP for Public Comment

As the Pikes Peak region’s federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), PPACG is responsible for managing state, local, and federal transportation and transit funds through a document called the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).  The TIP is a short range (four year) plan that implements the long range Regional Transportation Plan’s goals, and identifies the specific…

SMP Fraud Newsletter – February

The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) program, housed in the PPACG Area Agency on Aging, is a program designed to provide education and assistance to beneficiaries regarding any and all forms of Medicare or related fraud.  The government has recovered billions of dollars from providers and scammers specifically related Medicare fraud.  The program helps beneficiaries Detect,…