Mission Statement

Catawba Regional Council of Governments (COG) is an association of South Carolina local governments in Chester, Lancaster, Union, and York counties. The COG serves as a forum for intergovernmental cooperation and as a central staffing resource for grantsmanship, land use and transportation planning, community and economic development, workforce investment, GIS mapping, information systems, and project management.

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Submit your ideas for the future of Van Wyck with a Community Survey

The Town of Van Wyck is developing the Comprehensive Plan 2020 and… Read More →


WIOA Youth Success Story

Alec Lohmann came into the SC Works Lancaster office seeking career guidance… Read More →

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Our Region At A Glance

York County, South Carolina

Situated in the heart of the Carolina Piedmont, just across the South Carolina line from dynamic metro Charlotte, York County brings together the grace and charm of life in a small community with the opportunities and advantages of the Charlotte region.

There are nine municipalities within York County: Clover, Fort Mill, Hickory Grove, McConnells, Rock Hill, […]

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