The Northwest Hills Council of Governments

NEWS / ANNOUNCEMENTS

October 29th: Next “5th Thursday” Forum for Land Use Commissions

October 29th at 7:00pm is the next NHCOG 5th Thursday forum.  It will be held at the new NHCOG office (59 Torrington Rd, Goshen, CT). This forum is another opportunity to meet your fellow land use commission members and hear about planning and zoning efforts in the region. To RSVP: PlRead more

Sept. 21st: Connecting NWCT Farmers & Buyers: A Food Hub Planning Forum

Buyer and agricultural producer surveys have been in the field for several weeks, and we have seen a tremendous response rate and high interest in getting a food hub developed in this region. Based on this enthusiasm, we are hosting an event from 5PM-7PM on Monday, September 21st, 201Read more

Sept. 26th Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Tickets are now available for residents to participate in the area’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the Torrington Water Pollution Control Plant on Bogue Road off S. Main Street. The Collection Day will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 26th. Read more

July 30th: “5th Thursday” forum: Shaping Livable Communities

July 30th at 6:30pm is the next NHCOG 5th Thursday forum. Special Topic: Shaping Livable Communities & Promoting Aging in Place. Guest Speaker: Alyssa Norwood, JD, MPH of Connecticut’s Commission on Aging. Thursday, July 30, 2015 @ 6:30pm at the new NHCOG office (59 Torrington Rd,Read more

June 6th HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY

Tickets are now available for residents to participate in the area’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day in Falls Village. The Collection Day will take place at the Falls Village Highway Garage from 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, June 6th. Participating towns include: Canaan,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.