Blog & Events • Month: March 2023

Orange Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Final Comment Period

April 24, 2024

The Town of Orange has been in the process of updating the local hazard mitigation plan and a draft is available for public review and comment.  The Town of Orange, 2023 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan is developed to recognize the hazards facing the community and identify strategies  to reduce risks from these acknowledge hazards thereby […]

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Planning for Health Equity Workshop 4/17/24

April 3, 2024

Please join the Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission, municipalities, and other health equity partners who care about advancing Health Equity in our region for a workshop event, Planning for Health Equity, at the Old Labor Hall in Barre on April 17th 1-4pm (RSVP below). Wondering how to integrate Health Equity into town planning?  In this workshop we […]

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Barre City Trestle #308 Alternatives public meeting Recording and comments

February 16, 2024

Barre City, VT – A Project Alternatives Meeting for the project listed below was held onThursday, February 22nd, 2024 beginning at 6:00 PM at the Alumni Hall Meeting & Conference Center in Barre City. The meeting was held by the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans).  The presentation and contact information are up on the rail […]

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Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Work

January 26, 2024

CVRPC is pleased to announce that we are working with four communities within the region on updating their municipalities Local Hazard Mitigation Plans. These both create a 5-year plan to address hazard mitigation and also allow towns to access FEMA funding for hazard mitigation as well as help communities to increase their Vermont Emergency Relief […]

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Updates on Water Quality Improvement Projects

December 14, 2023

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) received grant funding from the Water Quality Division of the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) via a 604b grant administered by the Rutland Regional Planning Commission. The funding was used to review sector-based assessments (e.g. Stormwater Master Plans) to: 1) ensure projects identified in the assessment process […]

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