The Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP) provides State funds to urbanized area municipal governments in lieu of otherwise available Federal transportation funds. Since its inception in 2013 through June 30, 2022, over $70 million in LOTCIP funds have been expended on 49 projects within the CRCOG region. In addition, there are approximately 75 projects in […]

    The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) invites the public and other interested stakeholders to review and respond to a series of questions designed to assess the potential opportunities and challenges for implementing EPA’s Clean School Bus program including municipal interest in the deployment of electric school buses (ESB) and associated […]

  When it comes to preparing a regional all-hazards public safety response, Regional Coordination Centers (RCC) are essential in helping to provide a 24/7 interagency support structure. CRCOG’s Capitol Region Emergency Planning Council (CREPC) has established an RCC in the Town of Manchester, the operational component responsible for coordinating support and resources during a large-scale […]

Effective April 30, CRCOG will close the Sustainable Region’s Facebook and Twitter accounts. New content from these accounts will appear on CRCOG’s social media channels (Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter). We encourage you to join our CRCOG social media accounts. We hope to see you on our CRCOG accounts soon!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Hartford, CT, Dec. 21, 2021 – Today, the Capitol Region Council of Governments at a special meeting of its Policy Board appointed Matt Hart as their new Executive Director. Mr. Hart will bring extensive experience in municipal government and strategic leadership to the organization.  “Matt Hart has been an effective, and well-known leader from municipal government from the Hartford […]

(HARTFORD)—The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is now accepting proposals for Connecticut’s Recreational Trails Program, which provides funding for projects that add to or enhance the state’s 2,000 miles of multi-use trails and bike paths that connect cities to the outdoors, provide opportunities for green commuting and crisscross some of the state's most picturesque terrain.  [...]

On November 17th at 1 PM., there will be a webinar on the CRCOG’s regional electronic document management system (EDMS).  EDMS leverages the CRCOG data center and allows towns to access and leverage EDMS.  Current offerings include HR File Management, Agenda Management and the ability to integrate GIS and the online permitting. Please go to: […]