Vermont Smart Growth Collaborative
The following organizations have joined together to launch a collaborative effort to advance policy, education and community strategies to reduce sprawl and achieve smart growth in Vermont. The goal of the Vermont Smart Growth Collaborative is to foster a vision of growth and decision making that support smart growth principles — encouraging growth that creates economic vitality in community centers while maintaining the rural working landscape and protecting Vermont’s environmental quality.
* Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions
* Conservation Law Foundation
* Friends of the Earth
* Housing Vermont, Inc.
* Preservation Trust of Vermont
*Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility
* Vermont Forum on Sprawl
* Vermont Natural Resources Council
*Vermont Public Interest Research Group
The Collaborative is pleased to offer workshops and technical assistance on smart growth planning tools and strategies for communities and citizens.