Economic Development forum set
Economic development is on everyone's mind as Vermont works to keep jobs, create new ones, and grow its economy. The forum offers discussion of current initiatives in our state and region, by key people involved.
Speakers are: Either Lucy Leriche, Assistant Secretary, or Lisa Gosselin, Commissioner, Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development, to describe its Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy; Rep. Bill Botzow (Pownal), Chair of the House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development, to speak about his committee's initiatives; Bill Colvin, Director, Sustainable Community Development Program, Bennington County Regional Commission, to discuss initiatives in Southern Vermont and Michael Harrington, Economic and Community Development Director, Town of Bennington, on economic initiatives and prospects for the Bennington area.
There will be ample time for questions and discussion. The forum welcomes everyone.
For more information, contact Michael Keane at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chuck Sweetman at email@example.com.
TALK TO US
If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.