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.
VTrans Phones Up, Heads Down 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 VTrans website here.
WOODSTOCK – Sept 9, 2014: The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) and the Vermont Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) invite Woodstock businesses, employees and homeowners to attend an October 2 community forum to learn about a project studying Ottauquechee River and to gather community input on ways to protect business and the local [...]
(Woodstock, VT)— The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) has been awarded $21,200 from the State’s Ecosystem Restoration Program’s (ERP) to design a floodplain restoration area along Pinney Hollow Brook at the site of the former Farmbrook Motel in Plymouth on VT Route 100A. TRORC will work with a consultant this spring to design a restoration [...]
On September 5, Gov. Peter Shumlin forwarded a formal request for a federal disaster declaration in Windsor and Windham Counties for public infrastructure damage suffered during the storm of July 28th, which caused several rivers and streams spill their banks, damaging several roads. A Public Assistance disaster declaration would allow communities in those counties to receive at [...]
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 [...]