Mark Your Calendars!

Here’s a sampling of upcoming events around the region and beyond, and some exciting announcements!


  • Upcoming Remediation Roundtables - The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) hosts quarterly remediation roundtables—open forums to exchange ideas and information on site cleanup in CT and to solicit opinions, advice and information.  The forum also serves as a means for DEEP to provide information and updates on regulatory matters affecting the cleanup of contaminated sites. Sessions for 2017 will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 pm at DEEP Headquarters, 79 Elm Street, Gina McCarthy Auditorium, on March 14th, June 20th and October 17th.  [...]
  • Next Rising Star Breakfast Scheduled for August 24th - The MetroHartford Alliance will host its next Rising Star Breakfast on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 from 7:30-9:00 AM at the Hartford Hilton, 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford. The program will focus on Looking Back, Moving Forward and will feature Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin.  Online registration closes January 6th at noon. Click here for more information and to register.
  • Smart Growth America Technical Assistance Applications Due February 2nd! - Smart Growth America is pleased to announce that its new technical assistance opportunity—the Complete Streets Consortium Series—is now open to all units of local government. The re-launched Complete Streets Consortium Series is an opportunity for three communities from the same state to work closely together to implement Complete Streetsstreets that are safe and accessible for people of all ages and abilities. Smart Growth America is committed to ensuring that their workshops are accessible to all communities. After receiving feedback from [...]
  • Sustainable CT Forums Scheduled - The Institute for Sustainable Energy at Eastern Connecticut State University, working in partnership with Connecticut’s 9 councils of governments, is hosting a series of free forums entitled Sustainable CT: What’s YOUR Local Vision?  Join us and be a part of community conversations on Connecticut’s developing, voluntary sustainable communities certification program–for towns of every size.  The Capitol Region’s session will be held at the West Hartford Town Hall on Thursday, January 19th from 7-8:30 p.m.  Click here to register for this [...]