The Western Connecticut Council of Governments is currently working with the Town of Ridgefield to develop a Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Plan for the Branchville Station Area. This plan will build upon previous planning for the area including the Route 7 Corridor Study and the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Danbury Branch Line Study.
WestCOG met with Peter Hearn and Dr. Peter Rostenberg to discuss the potential for a multi-use trail system along Margerie Lake Reservoir. The proposed trail could serve as a pedestrian link between New Fairfield and Danbury along Rt 37.
The Requests for Qualifications for the Stamford Bicycle-Pedestrian Plan and the Darien Noroton Heights Train Station Study have both closed (on September 29th and October 8th, respectively).
In September, staff from Norwalk, Westport, Wilton, & WestCOG met to discuss the Public Works Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) project. Continue reading Progress on Public Works AVL
At the WestCOG board meeting on September 17th, staff members, Rob Sachnin and Mike Towle presented on Hazard Resiliency in the Region. Continue reading Staff Present on Hazard Resiliency