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General Information:

Released 12/03/2015 Southern Vermont Economic Development Zone Report

Southern Vermont Economic Development Zone Legislation passed May 2015

Governor’s appointee: Wayne Granquist, Weston

Speaker appointee Bennington County – Michael Keane, Town of Bennington, Bennington

Speaker appointee Windham County – Lisa Sullivan, Bartleby’s Books, Wilmington

Senate appointee Bennington County – Dr. Mariko Silver, Bennington College, Bennington

Senate appointee Windham County – Tom Caine, Against the Grain, Brattleboro

Windham Regional Development Corporation – Adam Grinold, BDCC

Windham Regional Planning Commission – Chris Campany, WRC

Bennington Regional Development Corporation – Peter Odierna, BCIC

Bennington Regional Planning Commission – Bill Colvin, BCRC


August 6th, 2015 Manchester 10-Noon

August 19th, 2015 Manchester 8:30am – 10:30am

September 22, 2015 Wilmington 10 am -12:30 pm


August 6th, 2015 Manchester 10-Noon

August 19th, 2015 Manchester 8:30am-10:30am

September 22, 2015 Wilmington 8:30 – 10:30


Resources for Committee Members:

Meeting Dates

Summary of Report Tasks

Windham Region federally approved CEDS

Southern Vermont Sustainable Marketing Project

Updated Southern Vermont Sustainable Marketing Plan Presentation

SeVEDS 2014 Workforce Report

Link to Complete 2014 Windham Region Commission Plan

Bennington Strategic Economic Development Plan

Bennington Housing Report

Bennington Regional Plan

Northshire Economic Development Strategy Public Meeting info (this plan is in progress)