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Thank you for a successful 2019 Legislative Luncheon!

WestCOG sincerely thanks the legislators, Chief Elected Officials, WestCOG staff members, and all attendees of our luncheon in Hartford for a successful and informative meeting! The following priorities were discussed: increase federal transfers; fund and improve transportation; help municipalities support themselves; fix funding formulas; facilitate shared and regional services. WestCOG looks forward to the 2019 legislative session.

Our agenda, which includes more information about these priorities, can be found here.

Public Comment Requested for 2019-2045 LRTP

UPDATED 2/22/2019

The draft of the Housatonic Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization (HVMPO) and South Western Region Metropolitan Planning Organization (SWRMPO) 2019-2045 Long-Range Transportation Plans are being updated, and will be considered for endorsement at the HVMPO and SWRMPO meeting on April 18, 2019. 

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WestCOG Legislative Luncheon

You are invited to WestCOG’s Legislative Luncheon on Thursday, February 28TH at 11:30AM in the Capitol Room 310, 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford CT!

Please join us for our annual Legislative Reception and Luncheon to meet our regions’ mayors, first selectmen, and our state lawmakers. This is an opportunity to come together and discuss priorities for our region for the 2019 legislative session.

Please RSVP by February 22, 2019 here.

You can download a flyer invitation here.