Vermont Clean Water Fund Board Seeks Public Input on Proposed Budget, Deadline for Comment September 28th
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Vermont Clean Water Fund Board Seeks Public Input on Proposed Budget, Deadline for Comment September 28th

The Clean Water Fund Board is accepting public comments on their final draft recommended Clean Water Fund Budget for the next State fiscal year. The Clean Water Fund supports municipalities, farmers, and others in making needed investments in priority projects to improve water quality in Vermont’s lakes, rivers, and wetlands. Your participation in the Clean Water Fund … Continue reading

Municipal Roads General Permit Framework Presentation in South Windsor County
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Municipal Roads General Permit Framework Presentation in South Windsor County

On March 21, 2017 the Southern Windsor County Regional Planning Commission (SWCRPC) hosted an informational meeting on the draft Municipal Roads General Permit (MRGP) framework at the Springfield, VT town hall.  Jim Ryan of the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources; Department of Environmental Conservation presented the draft framework and facilitated a Q&A session with the … Continue reading

Clean Water Advisory Committee at Heart of Chittenden County RPC’s Water Quality Work
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Clean Water Advisory Committee at Heart of Chittenden County RPC’s Water Quality Work

The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) has a long tradition of using Committees to help oversee its work program and make sure that it is responsive to the needs of its municipalities. In addition to its formal Commission which sets broad policy, the CCRPC has relied on its Transportation Advisory Committee and Planning Advisory … Continue reading

Governor Signs into Law a Vermont Clean Water Act – one month ago!!!
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Governor Signs into Law a Vermont Clean Water Act – one month ago!!!

June 16th was a historic day and one to celebrate.   Governor Peter Shumlin stood along the shores of Lake Champlain in Burlington and in St. Albans – surrounded by municipal officials, farmers, legislators, business and environmental advocates in both locations – to sign the Vermont Clean Water Bill into law. The signing of the bill … Continue reading