Blog & Events • Month: August 2008

FY2022 Grant Funding for Municipal Highway and Stormwater Mitigation

August 26, 2021

The Vermont Agency of Transportation (AOT) is pleased to announce a funding opportunity to provide financial assistance to municipalities in an ongoing effort to improve the quality of water statewide. Grants funded through this program must have a transportation link. The enabling legislation that determines eligibility is as follows: “Any environmental mitigation activity, including pollution […]

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Save the Date–Virtual EMD Roundtable Rescheduled for Tuesday, September 7 at 5pm

August 12, 2021

CVRPC is hosting a virtual EMD roundtable on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. Meeting access information: Remote participation via GoTo Meeting: Dial in: +1 (408) 650-3123; Access code 585-252-701 Agenda: VT Alert presentation/ training needs discussion CVRPC Assistance Available Open Q&A/Discussion: EMD support needed VEM Updates   Please reach out to […]

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EMD Roundtable – August 11th @ 5:00 pm (In Person & via Zoom)

August 5, 2021

CVRPC is hosting a virtual/in-person Emergency Management Director (EMD) roundtable on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. Meeting access information: ·      Physical location: Central VT Chamber of Commerce Conference Room, 963 Paine Turnpike North, Berlin (Facial coverings are required for in-person participation) ·      Remote participation via Zoom: ·      Dial in: 301 715 8592; Access code 857 […]

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Save the Date—Using the Transportation Resiliency Planning Tool (TRPT) to Strengthen Hazard Mitigation Planning-September 15 at 5pm

July 29, 2021

Join CVRPC to learn about the Transportation Resilience Planning Tool (TRPT), and how it can be incorporated into Local Hazard Mitigation Plans! At this workshop, we will: 1.    Provide background on the Transportation Resiliency Planning Tool (TRPT) and how it can be used. 2.    Share methods to incorporate transportation resiliency into LHMPs to strengthen mitigation strategies and […]

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Draft Marshfield Local Hazard Mitigation Plan for Public Comment 06/21 to 07/05

June 21, 2021

The Town of Marshfield is pleased to receive public comments on the Town’s draft Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. Copies of the plan can be found at and at the Marshfield Town Clerk’s Office. Please provide comments to Bobbi Brimblecombe at  and Grace Vinson, Planner at CVRPC at by July 5th, 2021.  

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Invitation to a virtual workshop for the West Central VT CEDS

June 17, 2021

Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) and Central Vermont Economic Development Corporation (CVEDC) cordially invite you to join us to help shape future economic development efforts in Central Vermont and across the State! On June 24 at 6 PM, Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission and Central Vermont Economic Development Corporation will host a workshop for […]

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Middlesex VPA Awards

May 5, 2021

Congratulations to Middlesex, winner of two 2021 Vermont Planners Association awards!  Plan of the Year: Walkable Middlesex Village Study (Town of Middlesex and Dayton Crites, DuBois & King) Citizen Planners of the Year: The Town of Middlesex Planning Commission Read More >>

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Video & Presentation from 3/31 Planning & Zoning Roundtable

April 5, 2021

Access the video link and the presentation “Cannabis is Coming” from the recent Planning & Zoning Roundtable, held on 3/31/21. Link to video: Link to presentation: Cannabis is Coming

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 Local Emergency Management Plans (LEMPs) due May 1st

March 23, 2021

LEMPs should be adopted by Towns by May 1st annually in accordance with 20 V.S.A § 6 and the State Emergency Management Plan. This deadline has not been extended. A current LEMP is required for municipalities to receive federal preparedness funds and increased state reimbursement through the Emergency Relief and Assistance Fund (ERAF). The LEMP […]

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Planning Commissioners + Municipal Officials Roundtable  — Cannabis is Coming

March 15, 2021

Planning & Zoning Roundtable Series SAVE THE DATE:     03.31.21   – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Planning Commissioners + Municipal Officials Roundtable Topic: Cannabis is Coming Session will include a review Act 164 Legislation and discussion on how municipalities can be partners in supporting healthy communities and preventing substance abuse. Remote Participation via GoToMeetings Via […]

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