Smart Growth Guidelines


In 2008, the Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) collaborated with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Smart Growth Program to identify tools and strategies for implementing a state affordable housing program, HOMEConnecticut, to grow smarter, ensure healthy and affordable housing, and support long-term economic competitiveness at the local and regional levels. The guidelines in this document are a result of that collaboration and will help guide development in the 30 urban, suburban, and rural municipalities that make up the Connecticut Capitol Region.

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