The Sustainable Capitol Region Initiative was formalized in 2009 by the CRCOG Policy Board. The mission of the initiative is to develop and support integrated, regional approaches to planning, projects and investments that will promote vibrant, healthy communities, protected natural resources and open spaces, equitable access to opportunities and an economically competitive Capitol Region to serve all our citizens today, and in the future.

Capitol Region Green Clearinghouse

This microsite serves as a resource center for our member towns to easily access information to help make their communities more vibrant and sustainable. Information is organized across six topic areas, including Access and Mobility, Affordable Housing, Economic Growth, Environment, Food Security and Green Infrastructure.  The Clearinghouse can be accessed at to find: Best Practice Reports, Plans and Toolkits, Model Codes and Regulations, An Events Calendar, Government and Private Funding Sources and Local Implementation Projects.