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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SC HELP Program Update

The SC HELP program has now reached the three and a half year mark and will continue to assist qualifying home owners with their mortgages until the federal program,… Read More →

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Revolving Loan Fund Program Update

Scott and Cindy Clyburn began Logo Works, Inc. in 1999 at their Cherry Road, Rock Hill, SC location.  Logo… Read More →

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Our Region At A Glance

City of Union


The City of Union is located in the “heart” of Union County, South Carolina. It serves as the county seat and has a 2010 Census population of 8,393 people.

The City of Union, as well as the county, received its name from the old Union Church that was located close to the Monarch Mill around 1765. [...]

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