Northern Vermont Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council

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2011 Plan of Work (PDF 5.5MB)


2011-2015 Area Plan (PDF 1.2MB)


2010 Annual Report (PDF 849KB)



"RC&D is committed to helping people develop and care for Vermont's resources to strengthen our communities."


We envision vibrant rural communities with economies that are based on the sustainable use of the region‟s natural resources.

What's New

Skidder Bridge Cost Share Program

Office & Contact Information:

Northern Vermont RC&D Council

617 Comstock Road, Suite 2

Berlin, VT 05602-8927

Phone: (802) 828-4595


RC&D Council Staff
Name Title Contact Information Email
Troy Dare Dry Hydrant Grant Program Technician (802) 828-4582
Jarrod Becker Business Manager (802) 828-4595
Alan May Better Backroads Technician (802) 828-4585
RC&D Council Members
Name Representing
Charlie Baker, Chair

Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission

Catherine Scribner, Vice-Chair Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District 

 Rita Bisson

Amanda Holland, Secretary-Treasurer Lamoille County Planning Commission

 Hugh Tallman

David Snedeker Northeastern Vermont Development Association

 Alison Low

Christine Kaiser Lamoille County Natural Resources Conservation District
Greta Brunswick Northwest Regional Planning Commission

 Bethany Remmers

Dick Delfavero Orleans County Natural Resources Conservation District

 Willie Ryan

William Manning Essex County Natural Resources Conservation District

 Peter Fay

Ronal Krauth Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission

 Jeanne Daniele

Andrew Mosedale Caledonia County Natural Resources Conservation District

 Larry Hamel

Hank Robinson Grand Isle County Natural Resources Conservation District

 Roger Rainville

Jerry Yates Franklin County Natural Resources Conservation District

Dayton Fleury


RC&D Council Meetings

The Northern VT RC&D Council meets bimonthly on the third Wednesday of October, December, February, April, June and August. The usual location is at the USDA Service Center at 617 Comstock Road in Berlin, VT. The usual time is 9:30 am -12:30pm. Please call 802-828-4595 to confirm.

Attendees with disabilities who require specific assistance of any kind should contact the RC&D office prior to the meeting.