Make it Better

Think Ahead

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

  • Archeology Month Just Around the Corner!

    Vermont Archaeology Month is only just around the corner, attached is a copy of our calendar of events for your perusal:  For further information on Vermont Archaeology Month 2016, please see Please note that the time for “Five Museums Tour” has been altered to 8:45am-3:00pm. 
  • Button Up Day of Action - Request for Proposals

    Button Up Day of Action - Request for Proposals: Efficiency Vermont is seeking proposals from town energy committees and other comparable community-based organizations and groups to support community-based public outreach efforts around 2016 Button Up Day of Action.  Local energy groups are encouraged to think broadly about the best ways to engage with community members…
  • 2017 Barn Preservation Grant Program

    Barn Grant apllcations now available! 50/50 matching grants up to $15,000 are available to fund work on historic agricultural buildings. Eligible work includes: restoration and repair of roofs frames windows foudnations other important components of historic agricultural buildings The 2017 Barn Grant Application and Manual are available at: f you would like to receive a…