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TRORC provides professional planning, mapping, facilitation, grant writing, and project management services to our thirty member towns in east-central Vermont so they remain healthy and vibrant places to live, work and visit.

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Creative Economy Inventory & Action Plan

Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission is conducting a Creative Economy Inventory and Action Plan, with some funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration, on behalf of the East Central Vermont Economic Development District. We want your participation. The Creative Economy is defined as the businesses, non-profit organizations, and self-employed individuals involved in the origination, production, and…

News & Events

  • Gov. Shumlin Highlights Damage to Lakes, Fish, and Forests Resulting from Coal  

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 10, 2016   MONTPELIER – Continuing his push for Vermont to divest from coal stocks, Gov. Peter Shumlin today highlighted the negative effects the burning of coal has on Vermont’s lakes and waterways, fish species, and forests and how it threatens important economic industries like tourism, outdoor recreation, and iconic maple sugaring.…
  • Downtown Transportation Fund Grants (DTF)

    Hello everyone, I wanted to remind you of the availability of approximately $350,000 in Downtown Transportation Fund Grants (DTF) to support revitalization efforts in Designated Downtowns.  Investment in the infrastructure of public spaces stimulates public investment and creates a sense of identity and pride in downtowns across Vermont. The Downtown Transportation Fund is a financing…
  • 2016 Vermont Walk/Bike Summit

    Registration is now open for the 2016 Vermont Walk/Bike Summit! Please plan to join us on April 1 & 2 at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Rutland. This year’s Summit will include interactive mobile workshops, peer exchanges, a highly-acclaimed keynote, and a variety of dynamic presentations and topics including advocacy and education, public safety, economic…