WestCOG’s first newsletter of the year is here! Our monthly publication has news, project updates, grant opportunities, and events for the Region. This month’s highlights include news items about awards recently received by the City of Stamford, opportunities with WestCOG, a 5G Informational Forum at the Ferguson Library, and more!Continue reading THE FIRST NEWSLETTER OF 2020 IS HERE
The Draft 2020-2030 Western Connecticut Regional Plan of Conservation and Development is now available for public comment. Join us at one of our Public Information Meetings to learn more about the plan, ask questions and provide feedback.Continue reading REMINDER: 2020-2030 WESTERN CONNECTICUT POCD PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS
The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum The Metropolitan Area Planning (MAP) Forum announces its 2019 Annual Meeting on December 13, 2018 at 10:30 am in Lower Manhattan. For security purposes, please RSVP via Eventbrite at https://bit.ly/2KgMcz1 . More below.Continue reading PUBLIC NOTICE FOR THE 2019 ANNUAL MAP FORUM
WestCOG’s November newsletter is here! Our monthly publication has news, project updates, grant opportunities, and events for the Region.Continue reading THE NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER HAS ARRIVED!
The Draft 2020-2030 Western Connecticut Regional Plan of Conservation and Development is now available for public comment. You can find the plan and more information on the Plan of Conservation and Development webpage or at plan.westcog.org.
Join us at one of our Public Information Meetings to learn more about the plan, ask questions and provide feedback. The presentation will be the same at either location.
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from 7pm-8pm
Greenwich Audubon Center
613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT 06831
Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 7pm-8pm
127 Lonetown Road
West Redding, CT 06896
*Follow the signs to “The Barn”, approximately a ½ mile long driveway
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The Fourth Annual CT Trails Symposium, “Shout it Out!”: Trails Tourism and Marketing, presented by the CT Greenways Council In Partnership, will be held on the East Hartford Campus of Goodwin College on Thursday, October 24, 2019, 9am-3pm. The eventbrite page is here.Continue reading SHOUT IT OUT!: THE FOURTH ANNUAL CT TRAILS SYMPOSIUM
AECOM was engaged by WestCOG to evaluate parking supply and demand for train stations in municipalities within the South Western Region MPO, including the Danbury and New Canaan Branch Lines. The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate parking supply and demand from a more regional perspective, and elucidate any existing economic relationships or dynamics of parking lots and parking demand between stations along the New Haven and Branch Lines.Continue reading Western CT Parking Analysis Report Released
Earlier this year, WestCOG contracted FHI to perform a technical evaluation of the Stamford East Bus service (Routes 341, 344, and 345). The goal of the Stamford East Bus Service Technical Evaluation was to provide additional, more localized and quickly actionable recommendations which could be readily implemented.Continue reading The Stamford East Bus Service Technical Evaluation is complete!