On Thursday, WestCOG staff took part in the “Connecticut Landscape Scenarios Workshop” as part of the Scenarios, Services & Society Research Coordination Network (S3 RCN), where multiple conservation stakeholders from across the state gathered for the day to “engage in an interactive process to build a set of alternative scenarios for how the CT landscape may change over the next 50 years. The resulting scenarios will be part of a New England-wide research and modeling project to analyze their potential consequences.” Continue reading WestCOG takes part in the Connecticut Landscape Scenarios Workshop
The first WestCOG Newsletter is available now! This monthly publication has news, project updates, and events for the region. Continue reading October 2015 Newsletter
On Saturday, WestCOG staff, Mike and Rob, ran the Inaugural SONO Half Marathon, and were able to snag a picture with Mayor Rilling. See the pictures here. Continue reading WestCOG Runs the SONO Half
WestCOG staff attended the 9th Annual Business Supports the Arts Award Breakfast. The Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut’s “Business Supports the Arts” serves to increase visibility for arts and culture in Western Connecticut while gathering together many prominent leaders in our regional arts and business communities. Continue reading 9th Annual Business Supports the Arts Awards Breakfast
Yesterday, the WestCOG staff and Chairman, First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker of Bethel got together to celebrate the career of Office Manager, Camille Acquantina. Continue reading Happy Retirement, Candy!
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).
WestCOG is actively seeking grant funding to initiate community rating system (CRS) efforts, which will help municipalities obtain CRS credit at a regional level, eliminating redundancies and increasing efficiency for municipalities. Continue reading Regional CRS Service
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