Welcome to the Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission

The mission of the Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission is to assist member municipalities in providing effective local government and to work cooperatively with them to address regional issues.

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CVRPC Services

List of services provided by CVRPC

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Regional Plan

CVRPC’s 2016 Regional Plan with the latest amendments was adopted on October 13, 2020.

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Agendas & Minutes

Commission and Committee meeting agendas and minutes are available for viewing.

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Calendar of Events

CVRPC has a calendar of events that is kept updated with date, time, location and additional event information

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CVRPC publishes weekly news updates as well as a quarterly newsletter that includes articles on location and regional planning information of importance.

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Clean Water Advisory Committee Member Solicitation

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) is seeking municipal nominations for its Clean Water Advisory Committee (CWAC). The CWAC helps guide CVRPC’s water quality program in accordance with CVRPC plans, policies, and procedures; acts as a liaison between local communities and the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR); and provides input regarding water quality issues important to the region.

We encourage you to share this application with municipal boards, committees, staff, and volunteers.
CVRPC is seeking municipal representatives to serve on the CWAC who can provide the following expertise:
• Knowledgeable about municipal compliance with Vermont and Federal clean water policy.
• Knowledgeable about one or more clean water topics.
• Interest in participating in ANR’s planning process for the Winooski River Basin.

The CWAC meets bi-monthly on the second Thursday of the month (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov) from 4-6 pm at the CVRPC office in Montpelier. CWAC members may participate in-person or via remote meeting
technology. CWAC membership includes three (3) representatives from CVRPC’s Board of Commissioners, five (5) municipal representatives, and (1) representative of a private company or interested stakeholder.

Interested individuals should complete this application form and submit it via email at cvrpc@cvregion.com or via mail to 29 Main Street, Suite 4, Montpelier VT 05602) to arrive by April 10, 2023.

Questions can be directed to Brian Voigt, Senior Natural Resources Planner, at voigt@cvregion.com or 802-229-0389.


Seeking Summer Planning Technicians

We’re looking for two seasonal planning technicians ($18/HR) to assist us primarily with field work data collection. These positions will play an active role in our transportation field work program. Opportunity to work on and support regional, local energy, natural resource, and local hazard mitigation plans as they present themselves.

As a team member at CVRPC, you’ll enjoy:
• Mentoring and professional development opportunities
• Working with a variety of planning disciplines
• Gaining experience in regional planning and networking

More Details Here 

Request for Proposals – Brownfields Corrective Action Plan (CAP) and Waste Characterization

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) is requesting proposals from Qualified Environmental Professionals (QEPs) to conduct a Corrective Action Plan and Waste Characterization for 18 South Main Street, Barre City, Vermont.

Deadline for questions in writing is March 22. Responses will be posted to this website by March 24, 2023. Proposals due by noon on April 3, 2023.

Proposals must be clearly marked “Corrective Action Plan: South Main Street, Barre City” and submitted via email to Clare Rock, Senior Planner at rock@cvregion.com. Proposals received after the submittal deadline will not be considered. Proposals sent via fax or mail will not be considered.
Inquiries and questions are to be sent in writing to Clare Rock, Senior Planner at rock@cvregion.com.
Full Details Here

Request for Proposals – Co-operative Community Engagement and Facilitation

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) is requesting proposals from qualified individuals or firms well-versed in co-operative principles to engage a 1,060-member food co-operative in the process of helping the membership to reach decisions about the business’s future.
Questions must be submitted in writing by March 29th; and directed to Jon Ignatowski, Planner, ignatowski@cvregion.com. Answers will be posted on CVRPC website on March 31st.

Proposals must be submitted via email by April 7, 2023. Proposals must be clearly marked “Co-op Community Engagement and Facilitation” and delivered via email to Jon Ignatowski, Planner, ignatowski@cvregion.com.

Full details here.

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) – Clean Water Partners

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission is the Clean Water Service Provider for the Winooski River Basin. CVRPC receives Water Quality Restoration Formula Grant funding to facilitate water quality improvements through the identification, development, engineering, design and construction of non-regulatory, phosphorous reduction projects as envisioned by Act 76, the Clean Water Service Delivery Act. The CVRPC is issuing this RFQ to identify (pre-qualify) Municipalities & Organizations willing to serve as Clean Water Project Partners to provide Project Management / Implementation services. Qualified Municipalities & Organizations will enter into a Master Agreement with the CVRPC for a three-year period (6 April 2023 – 5 April 2026). The CWSP will issue multiple project solicitation rounds during this period to identify and prioritize non-regulatory, water quality restoration projects for funding. To access the RFQ and additional information, see Pre-Qualification for Project Implementors at https://centralvtplanning.org/programs/watershed/winooski-cwsp/


Vermont Association of Planning & Development Agencies (VAPDA).

CVRPC is a member of VAPDA, an umbrella organization that includes all eleven regional planning commissions in Vermont. VAPDA’s annual brochure and work map details regional planning commission accomplishments during the past year. Link to VAPDA’s latest Brochure and Map.