Vermonters are known for their attitudes and practices in environmental stewardship. The Brownfields Initiative is an example of this commitment. The initiative combines the economic development expertise of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) with the environmental experience and technical know-how of the Agency of Natural Resources (ANR).
View the interactive map below for a summary of 2016 Downtown and Village Center Tax Credit and Sales Tax Reallocation projects.
Click blue dots to view tax credit project summaries.
Click yellow stars to view sales tax reallocation summaries.
To see a summary of 2015 projects, select the list layer icon in the right hand corner of the map and select the checkbox next to the past project awarded option. The 2015 projects will appear as orange dots on the map.
There are currently fourteen communities participating in the CLG program. Contact information for the Coordinators in these communities is listed below.
For many years, annual funding has been provided to support municipal planning projects. This support, in the form of grants, has helped draft and update town plans and bylaws. A complete list of projects funded through the MPG Program between 1998 and 2018 is available here.
All Municipal Planning Grant (MPG) applications must be submitted through the online grants management system. Grants are available to municipalities with a confirmed local planning process. Municipalities without a confirmed local planning process may only apply for funding to obtain confirmation. The work documents below should be used to prepare the content of your application before you begin the online application process.