The Northwest Hills Council of Governments


January 29th 5th Thursdays Forum on Town Plan Implementation

NHCOG’s next 5th Thursday Forums for Land Use Commissions is Thursday, January 29th 6:30pm at Cornwall’s historic Town Hall (24 Pine St.). Special Topic: Implementing your Town Plan Come share with your fellow planners and zoners one strategy from your town’s Plan of ConservatioRead more

NHCOG Seeks Transportation Planning Consultant

NHCOG is seeking a qualified planning consultant to assist the NHCOG in preparing a comprehensive Regional Transportation Plan. For more information, click here.Read more

NHCOG Seeks Economic Development Consultant

NHCOG is looking for a consultant to provide “Village Center Vitality” Economic Development services to 8 small towns. Actions will be focused on supporting existing businesses, creating jobs, and filling vacant commercial spaces. Apply by October 23, 2014. The consultant Read more

NHCOG Goals Approved for FY 2014-2015

At our September COG meeting, members adopted goals and outcomes for the COG’s work this fiscal year. To see what we plan to work on over the next year, click here!Read more

Upcoming Recycling Events

On Saturday, September 13th the COG is sponsoring the following recycling events: 1) Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, 9am – 2 pm, Torrington Water Pollution Control Facility on Bogue Road 2) Electronics Collection, 9 am – 1 pm, Litchfield High School 3) Paper and Read more

Northwest Hills Council of Governments

The NHCOG is a coordinating body for chief elected officials maintained by twenty-one municipalities in northwest Connecticut. NHCOG’s mission is to make Northwest Connecticut a better place to live, do business, and visit by providing a forum for local officials to discuss issues of intermunicipal concern, promote regional cooperation, and direct various regional initiatives to enhance government planning, efficiency and service delivery.