The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) will be conducting a review of CRCOG’s transportation planning process.  A similar evaluation is conducted every three years in order to certify CRCOG’s activities as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the greater Hartford area. An on-site review is open to the public and […]

Press Release For Immediate Release November 9, 2017 TRAFFIC INCIDENT RESPONSE WEEK NOVEMBER 13-19, 2017 “WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER” HARTFORD, CT –   National Traffic Incident Response Week is November 13 -19, 2017 to raise public awareness to the dangers responders face when reacting to a traffic incident.   Nationally, every year hundreds of responders […]

A Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP is a statewide data-driven traffic safety plan that coordinates the efforts of a wide range of organizations to reduce traffic accident fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads. In coordination with federal, state, local and private sector safety stakeholders, the SHSP establishes goals, objectives, and emphasis (or challenge) […]

Contact: Lyle Wray, Executive Director 860.522.2217, x4232 | lwray@crcog.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Industry 4.0 Forum Highlights Opportunities for Future German Investment in CT Manufacturing Sector HARTFORD, Conn. — April 3, 2017 — Governor Dannel Malloy extended an official welcome at the State Capitol last Wednesday, March 29, 2017, to open Industry 4.0 – Opportunities and Challenges for […]

CTfastrak 2nd Anniversary Press Release                                                    For Immediate Release Thursday, March 30, 2017 CTfastrak Celebrates Its Second Year as New Transit-Oriented Development Begins Construction After Two Years of Service, CTfastrak is Exceeding Ridership Targets and Fostering Economic Growth in Surrounding Communities A Rendering of 616 New Park Hartford, Connecticut – Governor Dannel Malloy, along with other […]

Revised: Crumbling Foundations Needs Addressed February 28, 2017 For Immediate Release Tuesday, February 28, 2017 Revised Press Release Municipal Officials: Crumbling Foundations Needs to be Addressed Today Hartford, Connecticut – The Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG)’s Ad-Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations held a press conference in support of bills to aid homeowners with […]

Hello Friends of Sustainable CT! On the heels of a successful soft launch of Sustainable CT in November, now we need you.  What’s YOUR vision for sustainable towns and cities in our state?  We would like to invite you to attend one or more regional forums in January 2017.  Please REGISTER for one or more of […]

Hartford, Connecticut - The Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) is pleased to announce that ridership on CTfastrak is showing significant year-over-year growth. According to data provided by the Connecticut Department of Transportation, in November of 2016, on an average weekday, there were 10,573 trips taken on CTfastrak buses. Compared to the November 2015 figure [...]

Lincoln Theater University of Hartford 200 Bloomfield Ave West Hartford, CT 06117 Join us and our guest speaker Richard Serino discuss advanced concepts in leadership and leading during times of crisis and change. As the former Chief Operating Officer for FEMA, Mr. Serino fundamentally changed how FEMA operates. His leadership as FEMA Deputy Administrator continued […]