Request for Proposals – Regional Open Space Inventory

The South Central Regional Council of Governments (SCRCOG) is seeking proposals from a qualified consultant(s) with expertise in Environmental and Land Use Planning to develop a Regional Open Space Inventory. Disadvantaged Business Enterprise firms are strongly encouraged to respond as a prime contractor or to play a significant role within a consultant team. Responses are due by October 11, 2017 (2:30 p.m. local time)The full RFP document can be downloaded here.

Public Comment- CT Conservation and Development Policies Plan 2018-2023

Per the Connecticut General Statutes, the Office of Policy and Management (OPM) must revise the State Conservation and Development Policies (C&D) Plan once every five years. Each 5-year revision to the State C&D Plan is prepared with consultation from regional councils of governments, municipalities, state agencies, and the public. In summer 2016, OPM began the State C&D Plan revision process for the 2018-2023 State C&D Plan, which must be submitted to the General Assembly by December 31, 2017. The public comment period is open until October 16, 2017.

For more information about the State C&D Plan, how to submit comments, and for details regarding the other public hearings, visit