The Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) is preparing its 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), a list of all transportation projects that will receive federal funds in the next 4 years, and the associated Air Quality Conformity Analysis (AQCA). These draft documents will be reviewed by CRCOG’s Transportation Committee on 6/26/2017. CRCOG’s Transportation Committee, acting [...]

Contact: Lyle Wray, Executive Director 860.522.2217, x232 | 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 […]

CRCOG and CCM are excited to announce the rollout of their new, user-friendly reporting tool at  Cities and towns across Connecticut now have access to an extensive database of municipal information that was collected via the 2016-2017 Salary Survey.  Visit the site to: Run basic, “canned” reports to quickly benchmark yourself against adjacent and […]

The Connecticut Office of Policy and Management is initiating its 5-year revision process for the 2018-2023 Conservation and Development Policies: The Plan for Connecticut (State C&D Plan).  On September 15, 2016 OPM submitted an initial draft containing only minimal revisions to the members of the Continuing Legislative Committee on State Planning and Development for their […]