- San Joaquin Council of Governments members
Chairman Chuck Winn, Ripon City Council
Vice Chairman Ken Vogel
Larry Hansen, Lodi City Council
Jeff Laguero, Escalon City Council
Brent Ives, Tracy mayor
Steve Bestolarides, San Joaquin County supervisor
Leroy Ornellas, San Joaquin County supervisor
Ann Johnston, Stockton mayor
Katherine Miller, Stockton vice mayor
Dale Fritchen, Stockton City Council
Christopher Mateo, Lathrop vice mayor
Steve DeBrum, Manteca City Council
Carrie Bowen, director Caltrans District 10
Gary Giovanetti, San Joaquin Regional Transit District board
Victor Mow, Port of Stockton board
- More about the San Joaquin Council of Governments
A joint-powers authority consisting of San Joaquin County and
its seven cities — Lodi, Stockton, Lodi, Manteca, Tracy, Ripon,
Escalon and Lathrop.
The COG is a regional transportation planning agency and a
technical and informational resource.
While regional transportation planning is its primary role, the
Council of Governments also reviews population statistics, airport
land use, habitat, open space planning and other regional
Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2012 12:00 am
You made your weekly drive to the supermarket, but you forgot to
get some milk. Wouldn't you like to be able to just walk or ride
your bicycle to get that item or two you forgot?
That's one of the ideas about "smart growth," a concept being
promoted by San Joaquin County's regional planning agency as a way
to reduce the level of greenhouse gasses.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 12:00 am.