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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.

Featured Project

Draft Energy Implementation Plan

In 2015, the Vermont Department of Public Service (DPS), engaged three of Vermont’s eleven Regional Planning Commissions (Bennington Regional Planning Commission, Northwest Regional Planning Commission and the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission) in a pilot project to advance a total energy approach to regional plans consistent with the goals and policies contained in the Vermont Comprehensive…

News & Events

  • REMINDER: Dowtown and Village Center Tax Credit Program due July 1

    Vermont’s Downtown and Village Center tax credit program is one of the primary benefits of Downtown and Village Center designation, and supports revitalization seen in community centers across the state.   In 2016, $2,200,000 in state income tax credits are available to projects that enhance the historic character and improve building safety of older and…
  • Required Agricultural Practices (RAP) Public Meetings

    The RAP Proposed Rule can be downloaded here: http://go.usa.gov/cuSHF (link is external) A highlight changes summary can be found here: http://go.usa.gov/cuhbx (link is external) A farm size summary factsheet can be found here:  http://go.usa.gov/cJqtp (link is external) A rule summary factsheet can be found here:  http://go.usa.gov/cJqt6 (link is external) A document discussing effective dates of…
  • Draft Energy Implementation Plan

    In 2015, the Vermont Department of Public Service (DPS), engaged three of Vermont’s eleven Regional Planning Commissions (Bennington Regional Planning Commission, Northwest Regional Planning Commission and the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission) in a pilot project to advance a total energy approach to regional plans consistent with the goals and policies contained in the Vermont Comprehensive…