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July 2020 Newsletter

The July 2020 Newsletter is out. Learn about WestCOG’s new hire, Tucker Beckett. Or learn about our recently completed reports on Public Safety and a Norwalk Corridor Study, or learn about Stormwater Mapping Opportunities. So much this July! 🌞

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Managing Parks and Open space during a pandemic – Webinar

WestCOG hosted a webinar on Managing Open Space During a Pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic called for lockdowns and social distancing regulations, which have disrupted life throughout Connecticut, and beyond. Concurrently, the increased use of trails and open space has been extraordinary. These facilities are experiencing record highs. On many accounts, this is a good thing! … Continue reading Managing Parks and Open space during a pandemic – Webinar

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Public Participation – WestCOG Hazard mitigation plan

The Western Connecticut Council of Governments (WestCOG), along with its member municipalities, is developing its first Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP) for all 18 communities. A Hazard Mitigation Plan helps a community understand risks and take steps to reduce natural hazard impacts. And the plan becomes that much more relevant with public comment. We want … Continue reading Public Participation – WestCOG Hazard mitigation plan

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June 2020 Newsletter

WestCOG is getting involved with Long Term Recovery, showcasing a new task force on wireless deployment, and new faces at our agency. Check out the latest in the WestCOG June 2020 Newsletter! Subscribe today =)

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MAP Forum Spring Meeting

The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2020 Spring Meeting on Friday June 19, 2020 at 10:30 am. Due to the current public health emergency, this meeting will be held as a webinar. To register, please RSVP via Eventbrite. See the Meeting Agenda for more details.

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May 2020 Newsletter!

The May Newsletter is out showcasing WestCOG’s COVID efforts and some new funding opportunities. Don’t want to miss an update? subscribe today to be automatically enrolled in our monthly newsletter!

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