It’s time to make a plan.
A city plan is a written document that sets forth our aspirations for our community.
We do a new plan once every 10 years. Our City Plan in 2010 was called “One City, One Plan.”
Our new City Plan’s tagline is Hartford400. The tagline came from iQuilt, which is convening a regional planning effort. Our City Plan will be the FIRST Hartford400 plan. Other cities and institutions will follow.
Interested in participating in the planning process? Due to COVID-19, we’ve moved online! View past presentations & future sign-ins here:
Parts of the Plan
Our plan will be divided into five parts, each encompassing different but overlapping aspects of city life. Overall, ideas in the plan will work to break down barriers, create connections, attract people, improve opportunity, and make our city fun (yes, fun!).
Talk To Us
Do you have an idea for Hartford that fits into one or more of the parts of the plan? Tell us about it.
What’s Your One Word For Hartford?
In August 2019, we surveyed nearly 900 people. We asked “What is the ONE WORD you want people to use to describe Hartford in 2035, when Hartford turns 400?” Here’s what they said.