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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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Updated Energy Implementation Plan Draft Released

The Regional Planning Commission is pleased to announce the release of an updated Draft Energy Implementation Plan.  This represents the second full draft of the TRORC Energy Implementation Plan and reflects changes made through comments from the Vermont Department of Public Service (DPS) and staff review.  The draft Plan is available for download from the publications…

News & Events

  • VERMONTERS ARE READY TO GO! FOR A 10th ROUND

    Randolph, Vermont… The tenth annual Way to Go! Smart Trip Challenge kicks off on September 26th. More than 9,000 Vermonters throughout the state have signed up so far, a projected carbon savings of nearly 440,000 pounds. There’s still time to take part in this effort to reduce driving costs, air pollution, and traffic. Individuals and…
  • Governor Shumlin Announces Winners of over $2.2 Million in Downtown and Village Center Tax Incentives

    ST. ALBANS, Vt. -- Gov. Peter Shumlin announced the allocation of $2.25 million in state tax incentives for 21 projects, supporting over $47 million in downtown and village center construction and rehabilitation projects. Two municipalities will receive sales tax reallocation dollars. In Winooski, the award will be used in conjunction with a new mixed use…
  • VTrans Secures Additional $16 Million in Federal Highway Funds

    Contact: Susan Allen, Office of the Governor, 802-828-3333 Chris Cole, Agency of Transportation, 802-828-2657   MONTPELIER — The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) has received an additional $16 million in federal highway funding after the state met all of its fiscal year deadlines for federally-funded projects. When states or other federal entities which are funded…