• 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

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

  • An Evening with Coffee and a Plan for the Future of Downtown Springfield

    Thursday, April 23, 2015 Starting at 6:30 PM in the Great Hall at 100 River Street (tentative). Come hear about the ongoing process to update the 1995 Downtown Master Plan. The new plan will guide local economic development efforts and infrastructure improvement projects.

    Click here for more info
  • Mill Brook Assessment

    A draft of the Mill Brook River Corridor Plan is now available. The Mill Brook runs from its headwaters in Reading through West Windsor and Windsor to the Connecticut River. The Corridor Plan is the result of Phase I and Phase II Stream Geomorphic Assessments conducted during 2013 and 2014 which examined individual reaches of the Mill Brook for flood vulnerabilities and physical and biological conditions. For more information, please contact Dan Potter.

    Click here to see the Draft Report