September 2019 / Issue 1
The FY'20 Municipal Salary Survey is Open
The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM) and the Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) are excited to announce the launch of the FY'20 Municipal Salary Survey . As we have done for several years, this online research tool allows Connecticut’s cities and towns to share information to compare salaries and other compensation across municipalities. Based on your feedback the survey now includes the opportunity to input information for an Entry Level Librarian , Tax Clerk , and an Emergency Dispatcher .

For more information please contact Brian Luther via email or at 860-724-4282 or Max Friedman via email or at 203-198-3043.
Nutmeg HR Portal Collecting Example Human Resources Documents
As part of the Nutmeg Human Resources Portal , the Example Document Database is a great starting point when updating your Human Resources policies and procedures. We are currently collecting example documents (staff handbooks, employment applications, affirmative action and equal employment policies, ect.). Access is limited to municipal employees. To submit your HR documents or for more information please contact Brian Luther via email or at 860-724-4282. 

Also, be sure to register for the Nutmeg HR Interview Panel Directory . Its a great resource for those communities looking to fill job vacancies. With an accessible list of local municipal professionals, you will be able to find the right people to serve on your interview panel. We are looking for volunteers, registration is quick and easy. Follow this link to sign-up!

OTHER CRCOG NEWS
Piggybacking Opportunity for Monitors, Laptops, and Desktop Computers
The State of Connecticut Department of Administration recently conducted a reverse auction for Dell Monitors, Laptops, and Desktop Computers and received fantastic pricing that is available til November 21st, 2019 . For municipalities in the market for new computer hardware this pricing can be found on the BizNet Portal . Use the Contract Number: 13PSX0280 to search for the contract or for more information please contact Phil St. Amand at 860-713-5095 or Janet DelGreco Olson at 860-713-5079.

CT DAS would also like to invite all of you to the CT Municipal and State Procurement Summit on September 25th, 2019. You can find more information at this link .
Upcoming CRCOG Meetings
September 16, 2019
Human Services Committee
10:00am-11:30am
@ CRCOG Offices, 3rd Floor, 241 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106 United States
September 17, 2019
Municipal Services Committee
12:00pm-1:30pm
@ CRCOG Offices, 3rd Floor, 241 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106 United States
September 19, 2019
Regional Planning Commission
7pm-8:30pm
@ West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, CT 06107 United States
September 23, 2019
Transportation Committee
12:00pm-1:30pm
@ CRCOG Offices, 3rd Floor, 241 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106 United States
September 25, 2019
Policy Board
12:00pm-1:30pm
@ CRCOG Offices, 3rd Floor, 241 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106 United States