East Coast Industry Forum (ECIF) Focuses on Development of Workforce Skills in Age of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Click  HERE to register with Press CODE: ECIFpress) WHO:         The German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) in partnership with the Capitol Region Council of Governments and the Metro Hartford Alliance.  Keynote Speaker Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy WHEN:       Friday, […]

IRS Stakeholder Liaison Web Conference for Tax and Industry Professionals: Claiming casualty losses on deteriorating concrete foundations caused by the mineral pyrrhotite. For Practitioners (Webinar): Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This web conference will cover the following: A discussion of the qualifying rules for claiming casualty losses related to [...]

The Capitol Region is active in planning for natural hazards mitigation to help reduce our vulnerabilities to natural disasters and enable our communities to minimize losses and recover more effectively when disasters do occur.   CRCOG is currently updating the Capitol Region Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan. We want to hear from you. Please take a few […]

 Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, April 13, 2018 CTfastrak Ridership Remains Strong After Three Years CUMULATIVE RIDERSHIP NEARS 9 MILLION AS FASTRAK ENTERS ITS THIRD YEAR Hartford, Connecticut – On March 28 state and regional leaders celebrated the third anniversary of CTfastrak, noting that ridership has exceeded initial expectations. According to data released in […]

Municipal officials from the CRCOG region as well as CRCOG staff weigh in on the important topic of infill development in the Hartford Business Journal article. Infill development is one of many strategies to create more vibrant, connected and sustainable communities and in transit station areas promoting transit-oriented development. To read this article click here.

CRCOG has launched the Governor's Foundation Testing Reimbursement Program.  Please go to foundationtesting.org for more information and the application. Governor's Press Release Under the program, homeowners are eligible for a 50 percent reimbursement – up to $2,000 – for the testing of two core samples within their homes. Homeowners who have visual testing conducted by [...]
Press Release                                                                                                        For Immediate Release                                                                                                              Monday, November 20, 2017 Transit Improvements Increase Access to Jobs RECENT TRANSIT INVESTMENTS IN THE GREATER HARTFORD REGION ARE IMPROVING ACCESS FOR JOB SEEKERS Hartford, Connecticut – A report by the Accessibility Observatory at the University of Minnesota, “Access Across America: Transit 2016”, lists Hartford as one of the ten [...]