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Marlboro gets space to create community: Library and long-awaited community center set to open in meeting house

In 2010, VCRD brought its Community Visit process to Marlboro where residents identified a number of action ideas for future progress in town. "Develop a Marlboro Community Center Building" was one of the ideas the community identified. This article shares the great work going forward on that effort!

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By Wendy M. Levy as seen in The Commons: http://www.commonsnews.org/site/sitenext/story.php?articleno=28945&page=1

Dan Smith: A new generation of local leadership

By Dan Smith, VCRD board member and president and CEO of The Vermont Community Foundation, as seen in vtdigger.org: https://vtdigger.org/2018/09/04/dan-smith-new-generation-local-leadership/

Vermont faces a set of economic and demographic challenges that, if left unaddressed, will continue to erode communities, widen the gap between regions and stretch the distance between poor families and wealthy families in our state.

Wallingford Community Visit Report - 2018

We completed our 3-month Community Visit process in Wallingford. Read the Report and Action Plan. Community members identified 3 priority areas for future action: Support Business and Economic Development; Build Multi-Use Trails and River Access and Boost Recreation Capacity; and Improve Community Communications and Engagement and Expand Wallingford Events. Visit http://vtrural.org/town/wallingford for stories and news about our work with Wallingford.

Depot Square Buyers Welcome Challenge - Housing Vermont Brings Experience To Town; Plans $10 Million Rehab of Low Income Apartments

By Amy Ash Nixon, as seen in the Caledonian Record: http://www.caledonianrecord.com/news/depot-square-buyers-welcome-challen...

WINDSOR — Housing Vermont - an agency formed in 1988 to develop permanent, affordable housing across Vermont - recently agreed to purchase the Depot Square apartment building in downtown St. Johnsbury.

It’s not the the non-profit’s first foray into low-income housing re-development.

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