The Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments (SCCOG) is a public agency with representatives from twenty-two towns, cities and boroughs formed to provide a basis for intergovernmental cooperation in dealing with a wide range of issues facing Southeastern Connecticut. The Council was organized in October of 1992, taking over the mission of the Southeastern Connecticut Regional Planning Agency (SCRPA), which had been existence since January 1961.


For more information on each town, click on the town name above.


Current SCCOG News


SCCOG, New London, and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy have been named a Great American Defense Community by the American Association of Defense Communities! Learn more: Association of Defense Communities
The Route 11 Greenway Authority Commission will have a meeting April 28, 2017. Agenda
The Nature Conservancy is pleased to announce that it has released a new guidebook and visioning plan on Resilience in the Southeast Connecticut Region.
  • Southeastern Connecticut Regional Resilience Guidebook
    • Southeastern Connecticut Regional Resilience Vision & Summary of Findings

      • The deadline for the JLUS Community Survey has been extended to May 1, 2017, to allow additional time for the public to share their feedback. JLUS Community Survey

        Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments held its first Joint Land Use Study meeting on March 29th, in Groton, CT. The video of this public meeting can be viewed here:



        The Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments requests proposals from qualified firms for auditing services. Submissions must be received in the office by April 21, 2017. An RFP may be found at this link.

        SUBASE New London, Town of Groton, City of Groton, Ledyard, Waterford, Montville, New London, and the Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments (SCCOG) are working together to conduct the SUBASE New London Joint Land Use Study (JLUS), a 12-month cooperative land use planning effort between local government and military installations. The aim of the JLUS is to ensure lasting compatibility of military installations and the neighboring communities. To learn more visit the JLUS Website