October 31 Event Flyer Connecticut’s economy is not currently on a stable path to long-term economic growth. Combined with large fixed expenses in the state budget, slow or no growth puts real pressure on the state’s ability to invest in infrastructure and meet educational and human services needs. What initiatives should Connecticut take to accelerate economic […]

The final version of the Metro Hartford Future Project report has been published. You can find the final document below, which includes a new section detailing comments received during the public comment period. The full text of written comments we recieved is available from tmalone@crcog.org. Metro Hartford Future Report (Final) Metro Hartford Future: Appendix
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 [...]

The first meeting of the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Advisory Committee will occur on March 19 at 9:00 AM. Those wishing to attend should contact Tim Malone (tmalone@crcog.org) as space is limited. The agenda is as follows: Introductions Process overview Vision Situational analysis, goals, and findings Next steps Conclusion       NOTE TO PERSONS […]

A coalition of Regional Leaders in Business, Transportation and Community Development have launched a project to move the Region’s economy forward. Click here to read the full press release.    

RFP for Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Planning Services UPDATE 10/24: Due to a higher than anticipated response to the RFP, we are pushing back our schedule for interviews. We had originally anticipated holding interviews during the week of October 30, 2017. A new schedule for interviews is being developed. Selected firms will be notified of [...]