Cities, Counties and Other Governmental Agencies

  • What is CCOGA?
    CCOGA is an acronym used for Cities, Counties and Other Governmental Agencies. 
    Minnesota Statute 471.59, Subd 1, defines a governmental unit as:
    Every city, county, town, school district, independent nonprofit firefighting corporation, other political subdivision of this or another state, another state, federally recognized Indian tribe, the University of Minnesota, the Minnesota Historical Society, nonprofit hospitals licensed under sections 144.50 to 144.56, rehabilitation facilities and extended employment providers that are certified by the commissioner of employment and economic development, day and supported employment services licensed under chapter 245D, and any agency of the state of Minnesota or the United States, and includes any instrumentality of a governmental unit.