TRORC is an association of thirty municipalities in east-central Vermont. TRORC is governed by a Board of Representatives appointed by each of our member towns. Our primary goals are to advocate for the needs of our member towns, and to articulate a vision for building a thriving regional economy while enhancing the region’s quality of life. The Commission’s staff provides technical services to local, state and federal levels of government and to the Region’s non-profits and businesses.
The Town of Newbury, VT is seeking applicants for a part-time Zoning Administrator. Among other things, the successful candidate must be self-motivated, organized, proficient with the computer and possess good people skills. The position requires working a few evenings a month as support to the Development Review Board and Planning Commission. A degree in Planning is a plus; prior experience in zoning and planning is a must. Salary will be negotiated at the time of hire. A full job description is available by calling the Newbury Town Office, at 802-866-5521. Letters of interest and resume are due at the Town Office by 2:30 p.m. on September 24, 2014.
The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation’s Ecosystem Restoration Program, in association with Watershed Consulting Associates, will present a series of five webinars covering several different model templates to be considered when developing a stormwater master plan for your site or community. Each webinar will discuss general and specific methods to use, what type of community should [...]
(Woodstock, VT)—Tropical Storm Irene damaged a significant portion of Town infrastructure across the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee region. During the storm, countless undersized culverts were severely damaged or destroyed, leading to many roads being washed out isolating residents and disrupting economic activity. Many towns need thorough culvert inventories to lessen vulnerability to extreme rain events and will [...]
(Woodstock, VT)—The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission is pleased to have partnered with SerVermont AmeriCorps VISTA to host a volunteer over the next year. The VISTA, Pollaidh Major, joined the TRORC on August 11, 2014. Ms. Major is originally from Westminster, Vermont and has a BA from the George Washington University in International Affairs with a [...]
The VTrans Transportation Alternatives Program is soliciting applications for eligible projects. Attached is the 2014 Transportation Alternatives Announcement letter. The Transportation Alternatives Program provides funding for either scoping (feasibility) studies or for the design and construction of projects. Applicants must attend a training session on one of two available dates; August 26th, 2014 (2-4 PM) [...]