For what you can do as an individual or business, please see our “What Can You Do?” page. The following are external resources, gathered here for convenience only, to provide additional background information on the topic of transportation in Hartford:

Hartford-Specific Resources:

  • Bike Plan (2016): Map created by City of Hartford Planning & Zoning Commission depicting city’s planning goals for future bicycle facilities (bike lanes or cycle tracks).
  • Hartford Transit Study: Ongoing comprehensive service analysis of CTtransit bus service in the Hartford region.
  • I-84 Hartford Project: Pending project seeking to address the highway’s structural deficiencies, improve traffic operations and safety, and improve mobility, while maintaining access for the City of Hartford and adjacent communities.
  • Summary of UConn Research on Effect of Parking on Hartford: A 2014 study calculating that the subsidy for parking lots in Hartford amounts to $50 million/year.
  • The iQuilt Plan: An urban design plan for downtown Hartford focused on promoting pedestrian and bike-friendly public space.
  • Transition Era Hartford – Using the Past to Plan the Future (2015): Master’s thesis by UConn civil engineering student examining multimodal, pedestrian-focused system that once existed in Hartford.

Regional/State Resources: