The Northwest Hills Council of Governments


April 30th: “5th Thursday Forum” on Greenways

The topic of the upcoming “5th Thursdays” forum will be Greenway Plans: Biking, walking, and rail trails being developed in the NHCOG region. Thursday, April 30, 2015 @ 6:30pm, Sullivan Senior Center- Torrington (proposed Naugatuck River Greenway trail head). This forum isRead more

Request for Proposals: Tourism Marketing

NHCOG is seeking a qualified tourism marketing consultant to draw visitors to Northwest Connecticut towns as part of a State funded economic development project. Click here for details.Read more

NHCOG Seeks “Administrative & Planning Assistant”

NHCOG is seeking a motivated, responsible, energetic individual for the position of Administrative & Planning Assistant. The deadline for submission of an application for this full-time position is March 25, 2015.  Click here for a detailed description.Read more

Feb. 19th & March 19th:Land Use Academy Trainings offered

UConn Center for Land Use Education & Research (CLEAR) will bring their highly recommended training sessions here to our region if at least 15 people are interested in attending. Please let us know if your interested in attending a training on the following topics on the followingRead more

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
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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 inter-municipal concern, promote regional cooperation, and direct various regional initiatives to enhance government planning, efficiency and service delivery.