CRCOG is seeking public comment on the draft Capitol Region Complete Streets Plan. The plan is available below, along with “A Capitol Region Guide to Community Quick-Builds for Complete Streets”. Comments can be sent to Tim Malone. Questions may be sent via email or phone: (860) 724-4221. Comments are due by 2pm on April 17, 2020.
The CT Department of Public Health (DPH) has engaged with CRCOG to lead the Active Transportation component of DPH’s State Physical Activity and Nutrition (SPAN) grant. CRCOG has been awarded funding for a minimum of 2 years, during which approximately $300,000 has been allocated for “Complete Streets Training” and “Complete Streets Implementation Projects.” The trainings aim to address a variety of active transportation related issues across the state, and could include presentations, workshops, or other methods of sharing information about (including but not limited to) benefits on complete streets, implementing tactical urbanism, best practices and case studies for Connecticut towns, and more. The implementation projects aim to help implement complete streets and improve active transportation and can include on-the-ground demonstration projects (i.e. curb bump outs), complete streets policy creation, small area plans, and more.
Staff from CRCOG were joined by a dozen or so volunteers (including Mayor Bronin and his family) to install a demonstration project at the corner of Main Street and Charter Oak in Hartford on September 28. The demonstration project was a painted curb extension with flexible posts along the edge. The purpose of the project […]
The Complete Streets Planning Team is holding an open house as part of a two-day Open Planning Studio. Come by reSET between 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM to learn more about the study, explore our draft regional network map, provide input on the study, and work with experts on our team to draft conceptual plans […]
The Complete Streets Planning Team is holding an open house as part of a two-day Open Planning Studio. Come by reSET between 9:00 AM and 8:00 PM to learn more about the study, explore our draft regional network map, provide input on the study, and work with experts on our team to draft conceptual plans […]
Welcome & introductions Project overview Advisory Committee role Public involvement completed and initial results Development of a Regional Active Transportation Network methodology overview Prioritization activity Conclusion & Next Steps