UPDATE: During the COVID-19 Pandemic WestCOG Staff are available for contact by phone or email. See WestCOG’s Staff Directory for contact information.

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PUBLIC NOTICE FOR THE 2020 ANNUAL MAP FORUM

The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2020 Annual Meeting. Due to the current public health emergency, this meeting will be held as a webinar. Register for the MAP Forum Webinar Friday December 4, 2020 at 10:00 am – 12:15 PM Meeting Agenda (printable version) Welcome and Introductions (10:00 am – 10:05 am) – … Continue reading PUBLIC NOTICE FOR THE 2020 ANNUAL MAP FORUM

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Wireless Telecommunications Task Force – Recommendations Report

The Western Connecticut Council of Governments authorized the creation of a task force to develop a coordinated telecommunications strategy to address the emergence of fifth generation broadband, a key recommendation in its recently adopted Regional Plan of Conservation and Development.  This is the first study conducted of its kind in the state of Connecticut that … Continue reading Wireless Telecommunications Task Force – Recommendations Report

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October 2020 Newsletter

The October 2020 Newsletter is action packed. WestCOG has won a huge grant for Transit Planning, developed a service of preselected engineering consultants, and has summarized a year’s worth of work in the 2020 Annual Report. All this and more in the October 2020 Newsletter.

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TIP Public Meetings 9.22.2020

The Draft 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Public Process is underway and hopes to hear from you. Join the public meeting this Tuesday September 22nd with the HVMPO from 7-8PM and the SWRMPO meeting from 8-9PM. Public Meetings Tuesday 9/22/2020 7-8PM (HVMPO) Zoom Link8-9PM (SWRMPO) Zoom Link The TIP is a dynamic list of all … Continue reading TIP Public Meetings 9.22.2020

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SEPTEMBER 2020 Newsletter

WestCOG’s September 2020 Newsletter is out! Click in to see the free data we have available, Opportunities to comment on Transportation Projects in the Region, a new CTDOT PodCast, and a Bicycle Pedestrian Grant Opportunity! 🚲😊 https://mailchi.mp/4b4a612ce546/westcog-news-september-2020

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Report on Truck Freight Movements during the COVID-19 Pandemic

The MAP Forum, in partnership with the New York City Economic Development Corporation, the New York City Department of Transportation and the New Jersey Department of Transportation conducted an informal survey of truck drivers serving the Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania region in May 2020.  WestCOG is a participant in the MAP Forum, … Continue reading Report on Truck Freight Movements during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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