In 2014, CRCOG along with the Greater Hartford Transit District worked with other agencies and a consultant to evaluate the feasibility of implementing bikeshare in the Hartford region.  The final results of the study – the Metro Hartford Region Bike Share Plan – laid out a 3-phase approach to gradually ramp up the size of […]

The Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) is developing its Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), a plan which lays out a vision for the region’s transportation system over the next 25 years. The MTP is a federally-mandated plan that determines the region’s priorities for spending federal transportation funds in the region. As the region’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), […]

The Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) announces opportunities to comment on an Air Quality Conformity Analysis (AQCA) conducted by the CT Department of Transportation (CTDOT) for the 2019 Metropolitan Transportation Plan update and the 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program. Comments may be sent to:, or CRCOG, 241 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106. Written comments will […]

The Capitol Region Council of Governments is developing an economic development strategy for the region in partnership with the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving and the MetroHartford Alliance. Come join us to hear more about the Metro Hartford Future Project, which seeks to develop big picture strategy to move the region's economy forward in an [...]

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, […]

In an effort to reduce fatal and serious injury crashes, CRCOG is looking to advance the following initiatives: Planning Assess national best practices Evaluate VMTs within the region Issue regional safety data two times a year Advance a Regional Safety Plan Ensure CTDOT-RPO safety collaboration Support CT Safety Circuit Rider Program Monitor safety money and [...]