Blog & Events • Month: July 2020

State of Vermont Broadband Survey for Businesses 

October 28, 2020

Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc. (RISI) is working with the State of Vermont Department of Public Service (PSD) to develop its COVID Emergency Response Telecommunications Recovery Plan as part of Vermont’s CARES Act funding initiatives. RISI is surveying Vermont business owners to better understand their use of Internet and wireless enabled services since the onset of the […]

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GMT Public Meetings on Microtransit in Montpelier – Oct 12, 13 & 14

September 30, 2020

Green Mountain Transit (GMT) is hosting a series of virtual public meetings to discuss replacing the Capitol Shuttle, Montpelier Hospital Hill, and the Montpelier Circulator with on-demand microtransit. Please join GMT to learn more. Monday, October 12, 2020 at 5:00PM Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 12:00PM Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 4:00PM The public is […]

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Step Up to Button Up with CVRPC – October 8, 2020 | 5:00 pm

September 28, 2020

Looking to get answers to your questions about weatherization? Want to know what savings and incentives are available for all sorts of energy efficiency projects? Join this informational webinar which will bring together residents across your county to share information about how to take advantage of energy savings in your own home. Register Here. Questions, please […]

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Calais Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) Kick-Off Meeting

September 25, 2020

The Town of Calais is beginning the process of updating its Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. LHMPs enable towns to qualify for grant funds, and they make our communities safer. The first Calais Hazard Mitigation planning meeting is scheduled for Friday, October 2nd, 2020, at 10:00 AM via GoTo Meeting. The focus of the meeting will […]

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Planning & Zoning Virtual Roundtable – September 30, 2020 | 6:00 pm

September 21, 2020

Join CVRPC and municipal officials from around the region to discuss the following topics in addition to a general roundtable discussion: Facilitating Economic Development in villages and downtowns – what does it mean? Identifying municipal actions for supporting forest products economy – what can you do? Find full agenda and log in information here.

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CVRPC Completes the Transportation Resilience Planning Tool for Municipalities in the Stevens Branch Watershed

September 18, 2020

CVRPC contracted with VTrans to input data into the Transportation Resilience Planning Tool (TRPT) for the Stevens Branch Watershed and to verify/present this information to towns within the watershed. The towns included Barre Town, Barre City, Berlin, Plainfield, Orange, Northfield, Washington, and Williamstown. This tool uses damage data, physical stream processes, proximity of the stream bed to […]

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Notice of Public Hearings – Municipal Plan Reviews

September 4, 2020

Notice of Public Hearings The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission will hold electronic public hearings on Monday, September 21, 2020 beginning at 5:00 pm via GoToMeeting software. Join by computer at https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/205347085 or by phone at +1 (786) 535-3211, access code: 205-347-085.   The purpose of these hearings is to consider approval of the 2020 […]

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LGER Application Info Sessions Coming up – August 20, 21 & 24

August 19, 2020

RPC-hosted Application Information Sessions: Local Government Expense Reimbursement Grant Program (LGER) Learn more about LGER. Hear about who is eligible to apply, funding limits per applicant, action deadlines, FEMA PA vs LGER, Eligible Expenses and what the Application Process entails. Join one of the following meetings hosted by a Vermont Regional Planning Commission. For meeting […]

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