Aug 222013

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.

Nov 212014

The Agency of Natural Resources released its new Vermont Clean Water Initiative report earlier this week, outlining a series of priority actions that need to be taken to improve water quality throughout the state, along with funding opportunity recommendations. This report satisfies long-standing requirements to address pollution control in the Lake Champlain basin, set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which serves as a model for water quality efforts that will be applied across Vermont.

For more information on water quality and the coordinated statewide efforts to be taken forward from this new report, please visit the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Restoring Lake Champlain website here. To view the full report, click here.

Nov 172014

The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) is reaching out to learn where individuals currently enjoying bicycle riding as well as those places where people would like to be able to ride safely on state roadways. This will help inform plans to determine where work is needed the most to ensure roads are bike-friendly to the […]

Oct 202014

Efficiency Vermont Director Jim Merriam will be hosting five community forums throughout the state in coming weeks to help compile information for inclusion in a new three-year plan for Vermont’s Energy Efficiency Utility. Jim will be seeking public input on the following items: What programs and initiatives are working well? What needs improvement? What should our […]

Oct 172014

The Town of Newbury, VT is seeking applicants for a part-time Zoning Administrator.  A degree in Planning is a plus; prior experience in zoning and planning, preferably in Vermont, is a must. The successful candidate must also be self-motivated, organized, proficient with the computer, and possess good people skills. The position requires working a few […]