Public Comment Please provide your input for these projects or plans. Public Comment Period: Transit Priority Corridor RecommendationsPublic Comment Period: Air Quality Conformity Determination Upcoming Meetings Canceled-Cost Review Sub-Committee MeetingMay 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pmTransportation Committee MeetingMay 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmPolicy BoardMay 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmMetropolitan Area [...]
News and Events There are no upcoming events at this time. Current Plan CRCOG Metropolitan Transportation Plan 2019-2045 (Final; PDF 58 MB) CRCOG Metropolitan Transportation Plan 2019-2045: Appendices (PDF: 30MB) Archived Plans 2015 Long Range Transportation Plan 2015 Executive Summary 2011 Long Range Transportation Plan 2011 Executive Summary 2007 Long Range Transportation Plan 2007 Executive [...]
The Capitol Region is active in planning for natural hazards mitigation in order to reduce our vulnerabilities to natural disasters and enable our communities to minimize losses and recover more effectively when disasters do occur.   CRCOG has prepared a multi-jurisdictional natural hazard mitigation plan covering all 38 member municipalities. The plan has been adopted by [...]
Executive Summary Executive Summary Plan Chapters Introduction Chapter 2 Regional Strengths and Demographics Chapter 3 Natural Resource Conservation Chapter 4 Watersheds and Water Quality Chapter 5 Open Space and Farmland Preservation Chapter 6 Climate Change Chapter 7 Food Systems and Food Security Chapter 8 Land Use Chapter 9 Public Sewer and Water Service Chapter 10 [...]
The Transportation Alternatives (TA) Set-Aside program is designed to help expand transportation choices and enhance the transportation experience. Federal regulations define categories of eligible activities encompassing a variety of smaller-scale transportation projects such as pedestrian and bicycle facilities, recreational trails, safe routes to school projects, community improvements such as historic preservation and vegetation management, and [...]

The Local Road Accident Reduction Program provides funding for lower cost safety improvements on local roads.  The Council of Governments’ role in the program is to solicit proposals from the towns, conduct the initial screening of proposals, and identify those which will be forwarded to the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT).  These proposals will then be […]

About Connecticut Public Act 13-239 was signed into Law in June 2013, directing the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) to create a state funded Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP). LOTCIP was established to provide municipalities with a funding source and to supplant federal funds offering opportunities for improved project delivery. The program provides State [...]
Documents Downtown Circulation Final Public Meeting Overview (Resumen Español) Presentation Overview The Capitol Region Council of Governments completed an improved bus routing plan for downtown Hartford, working with the City of Hartford, CTTRANSIT, the CT Department of Transportation, and the Greater Hartford Transit District.  This project will complement the City of Hartford’s federally funded TIGER project, [...]
The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) describes the annual transportation planning activities for the region and identifies the long- and short-range transportation planning objectives. Within the UPWP there are specific activities outlining how these objectives will be achieved, the budget necessary to sustain the overall planning effort, anticipated deliverables and schedules. Specific work tasks within [...]
ANNOUNCEMENT: Air Quality Conformity Determination The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) has prepared an updated Regional Transportation Conformity Report, which includes an “Ozone and PM2.5 Air Quality Conformity Determination of the 2019-2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plans and the 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Programs, as Amended.” The report is available here. Comments on this report and determination may [...]