Since December 2020, CRCOG staff, along with a consultant team led by Nelson\NygaardConsulting Associates, has been working on a Transit Priority Corridors Study, also known asMetro Hartford Rapid Routes. The goal of this effort has been to take the priority corridorrecommendations from CRCOG’s Comprehensive Service Analysis of the Hartford Divisionof CTtransit (April 2017) and progress […]

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 be emailed to and [...]

Save  The Date CRCOG will host its Annual Meeting on June 15 from 12-2 pm at Farmington Gardens, 999 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, Connecticut. Check your inbox for the event registration. RSVP by June 1, 2022. Professor Mohamad Alkadry, Director of UConn’s new School of Public Policy, will be our featured speaker. Prof. Alkadry will focus […]

Summary of Position CRCOG seeks a qualified professional to perform Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) coordination activities that will cross CRCOG departmental lines as well as various special projects . The primary duties for the person selected for this position will be to monitor IIJA Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFO) and to help prepare, […]

Summary of Position CRCOG seeks a qualified professional to perform Accountant activities. The primary duties for the person selected for this position will be to manage contracts, accounts payable and receivables and finance reporting and submissions to various agencies. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform […]

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!

MetroHartford Brownfields Program Application deadline: Ongoing Municipal Grant (Assessment-Only) Program Application deadline: Friday, April 22, 2022, at 3:00 pm Brownfield Area-wide Revitalization Planning Grant Program Application deadline: Friday, June 17, 2022, at 3:00 pm    

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.  [...]