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. 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 evenings a month as support to the Development Review Board and Planning Commission. 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 resumes are due at the Town Office, P.O. Box 126, Newbury, VT 05051 by 2:30 p.m. on November 10, 2014.
(Woodstock, VT)— The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) (on behalf of the Consortium for a Sustainable East Central Vermont) will hold a public meeting to discuss the recently drafted economic development action plan. The meeting will be held at the Hotel Coolidge, White River Junction, at 9:30 a.m. on October 21, 2014. Born from eight [...]
(Woodstock, VT)— The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) is very pleased to announce that Kevin W. Geiger, AICP CFM was recently presented with the “Emergency Manager of the Year “ award by the Northeast States Emergency Consortium (NESEC). The award was presented at the 2014 Vermont Emergency Management Conference held at Lake Morey Inn in [...]
The Vermont Watersheds Grant Program is seeking applications for projects that promote watershed education and recreational efforts that restore, protect, or enhance Vermont’s watershed resources. Award amounts vary, and applications are due by 11/21/2014. For more information, click on the following link: http://www.vtwaterquality.org/lakes/htm/lp_watershedgrants.htm
VTrans Phones Down, Heads Up campaign has been gaining momentum in recent weeks to ensure Vermonters are aware of the new handheld device ban coming into effect for drivers from October 1st. This ban covers all electronic devices, including cellular phones, music players, and laptops. To learn more on this new law, its enforcement, and penalties, please visit the [...]