• 2014 Regional Plan Adopted

    On November 18, 2014, the Southern Windsor County Regional Plan, including the Regional Transportation Plan, was adopted by the Board of Commissioners in accordance with 24 V.S.A. §4348. The Plan shall take effect on December 23, 2014.

    Read the 2014 Regional Plan
  • New Vermont Flood Hazard Area and River Corridor Rules

    As of March 1, 2015 the state of Vermont will regulate development exempt from municipal regulation in flood hazard areas and river corridors to ensure compliance with National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) criteria and enhance flood resilience. These Rules spell out how they will do so.

    View rules here
  • FLOOD RESILIENCY AND THE REGION

    Flooding is one of the most likely natural disaster risks for southern Windsor County, particularly with the increasing number of extreme weather events.

    VIEW TOOLKIT HERE
  • A Draft Plan for the Future of Downtown Springfield

    The ongoing process to update the 1995 Downtown Master Plan is nearing the end. A new plan is being developed to guide local economic development efforts and infrastructure improvement projects in downtown Springfield. A revised draft has been developed in an attempt to address comments received to date.

    Click here for more info
  • Mill Brook Assessment

    The Phase II Stream Geomorphic Assessment Report of the Mill Brook Watershed is now finished! The report contains detailed information on the health of the Mill Brook and opportunities to promote flood resiliency within the watershed. Please click here to review a copy of the report. Contact Dan Potter with any questions.

    Click here to see the Final Report