Job Description: The Two Rivers – Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) is providing the opportunity for you to be a part of a progressive, high energy and productive regional planning agency working with municipal, regional, state and federal levels of government and private and non-profit organizations. TRORC is seeking a skilled and self-motivated college student to…

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, January 20, 2017 Media Contact ACTR:                               Mary-Claire Crogan, 802-388-2287, mary@actr-vt.org Media Contact Stagecoach:  Laura Perez, 802-728-3773. lperez@stagecoach-rides.org   ACTR and Stagecoach Plan to Strengthen Partnership   After three years of working together resulting in improved services, higher ridership and greater financial stability, two of Vermont’s community transportation agencies have…

For Immediate Release October 21, 2016 (Woodstock, VT)— Today, the Vermont Supreme Court reversed a lower Court decision and denied an Act 250 permit for B & M Realty’s proposal for a large, multi-use development in Quechee at Exit 1 on I-89. The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) has been a statutory party in this…

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…

For Immediate Release June 13, 2016   Middlebury – Gov. Peter Shumlin has signed S. 260, a bill designed to improve regional and town energy planning and to enhance community input into the siting of energy projects.   The legislation was developed over a number of months, and was based in large part on the recommendations…

AmeriCorps is accepting applications for TRORC’s third SerVermont Vista person starting August 2016 until August 2017. Applicants must be a college graduate and the position is full-time. For more information about the position and how to apply, visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=53985&fromSearch=true

Press Release For Immediate Release 3/18/2016 Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission Helps Braintree, Randolph, and Brookfield Address Stormwater Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission completes Stormwater Management Plan to help improve water quality in Ayers Brook.   (Woodstock, VT)—The Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission (TRORC) completed a Stormwater Management Plan in late February for the Ayers Brook, a tributary…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 10, 2016   Contact: Scott Coriell, Office of the Governor (802) 353-1449 Josh Hanford, Department of Housing and Community Development, ACCD (802) 595-1385   Projects will improve housing, services and flood resilience in eight communities   Montpelier, Vt. – Brownfield clean-up and re-development in Richmond and Montpelier, and energy efficient affordable…

On Thursday, February 25th, the Forestry Committee of the Working Lands Enterprise Board (WLEB) released the final report of the Forest Systems Analysis, conducted by St. Albans based Yellow Wood Associates. The year-long project brought together hundreds of members of the forest and wood products industry.  The three main takeaways defined a need for: increased public…