Governance  

Governance

One of 15 planning regions in the state, MetroCog is empowered by the State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management.

The State of Connecticut is divided into 15 planning regions which are responsible for land use, transportation, housing, public facilities, open space, environment, energy and economic development for the region.

Map of CT Regional Planning Organizations

Map - State of Connecticut Planning Regions

Each regional planning organization (RPO) is funded by a combination of federal, state and municipal funds and is governed by a Board of Commissioners. All RPO's are overseen by the State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management.