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September 2020

TARC September 2020 Bi-Annual Staff Training & Annual Board of Directors Meeting

September 16, 2020 - September 18, 2020
Virtual,

The Texas Association of Regional Councils (TARC) has continually monitored federal and local health and safety information, direction from local elected officials, along with direction from the host hotel to determine if the September TARC Bi-Annual Staff Training & Annual Board of Directors Meeting could be held in person. Based on information from these sources and our main goal of creating an event with attendee health and safety as the most pressing consideration, the September TARC meeting will be held…

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November 2020

TARC e-Learning: Community Flood Planning Resources

November 12, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) offers federally-backed flood insurance to properties while also reducing flood risks through the adoption of floodplain management standards. Please join us for this webinar where representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Texas Water Development Board will discuss local, state, and federal roles in the NFIP, incentives for higher standards such as the Community Rating System, flood insurance basics, myths and facts. For more information and to register, email Kim at klile@txregionalcouncil.org.  

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TARC e-Learning: CARES Policy and Procedures Updates

November 13, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In this webinar, we will explore CARES policy and procedures updates from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) memorandum “M-20-26” from June 18, 2020. The memorandum addresses various flexibilities federal awarding agencies have regarding administrative, financial, and audit requirements for recipients. The pandemic and the following relief package have called for entities to change. The course will be examining the Allowability of Costs and Policies and Procedures. Some of the specific changes for entities have been to create and/or…

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TARC e-Learning: Decoded©: Pass-Through Entity Requirements (PTE)

November 20, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In this webinar, we will explore Uniform Guidance for 2 CFR 200.331 Pass Through Requirements for federal grants. We’ll discuss proposed changes to Uniform Guidance and how they affect Pass Through requirements. We’ll explore frequently overlooked requirements, such as Pre-Award Risk Assessments, Suspended and Debarred and Special Conditions. We’ll review how to determine the difference between subrecipients and vendors, a still much misunderstood differentiation. We’ll also discuss subrecipient monitoring – how much is too much and what is my bare…

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December 2020

TARC e-Learning: Decoded©: Assessing Compliance Risk in Public Sector Grants and Building a Monitoring Plan

December 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Uniform Guidance 2 CFR 200.331(a) requires Prime Grantees who receive federal funds to perform a risk assessment for all subrecipients of the federal funds prior to award. In a 2018 grant survey respondents indicated a struggle with developing Risk Assessments as well as staff and resources to execute an annual process.  This session will help regional councils and local governments better understand the Uniform Guidance risk assessment and monitoring requirements and explore potential ways to cultivate a risk assessment…

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February 2021

Update: TARC February 2021 Bi-Annual Staff Training & Board of Directors Meeting

February 16 @ 9:00 am - February 19 @ 12:00 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Events Cancelled   Due to continued extreme weather conditions and power and cellular outages in Austin, like many of you the majority of the TARC staff has no reliable heat, electricity or internet. Our ability to respond and communicate is extremely limited at this time. Please note we will respond to you as soon as we are able. We know many of you are experiencing similar conditions around the state. As a result and in consultation…

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March 2021

TARC Spring 2021 Staff Training & Board of Directors Meeting

March 30 @ 9:00 am - April 2 @ 12:00 pm
Virtual,

The Texas Association of Regional Councils (TARC) has continually monitored federal and local health and safety information and direction from local elected officials and has determined that the Spring TARC meeting will be held as a virtual event.  Now that Winter Storm Uri has passed, we are thrilled to announce that the TARC Spring Virtual Staff Training & Board of Directors Meeting has been rescheduled and will take place March 30 - April 2, 2021. The schedule for the meeting…

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June 2021

TARC Executive Directors’ Council & Board of Directors Meeting

June 3 @ 11:30 am - June 4 @ 12:00 pm
The Driskill, 604 Brazos Street
Austin, Texas 78701

In response to COVID-19, the Texas Association of Regional Councils (TARC) continues to monitor federal and local health and safety information along with direction from local elected officials to determine the delivery of the June TARC Executive Directors' Council and Board of Directors Meeting.  The TARC Executive Directors' Council and Board of Directors Meeting will be held in a hybrid format. For those wishing to join in person, the meeting will be held at The Driskill in downtown Austin. A…

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TARC e-Learning: HHSC Partner Refresher Series- Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) Services

June 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Please join us for a presentation by Haley Turner, Associate Commissioner, Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services at the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). She will be presenting about the role of IDD Services, the local intellectual and developmental disability authority, and information about different safety net services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For more information, please contact Talia Milan.

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September 2021

TARC September 2021 Bi-Annual Staff Training & Annual Board of Directors Meeting

September 7 @ 9:00 am - September 10 @ 12:00 pm
Virtual,

Due to the current status of COVID-19 in Texas and to ensure the safety of all TARC members, the September 2021 TARC Bi-Annual Staff Training and Annual Board of Directors Meeting will be held virtually for the staff training and in-person for the TARC Executive Directors Council & Board of Directors or a hybrid format. While we wish we were able to see each of you in person in next month, with cases spiking and the future trajectory unknown, the…

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