Innovators in Rural Community Economic Development

Study of Geographical and Socio-Economic Characteristics of the Towns of Hartford, Norwich relative to the ULSRPC, TRORC and SWCRPC

Tags: Research, Community Economic Development

Client Name: Vermont Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Client Type: State Agency

Year: 2003

Location: Vermont

Collected and geo-referenced data on the socio-economic characteristics of the Towns of Hartford, Norwich, and Hartland, Vermont in relation to three regional planning commission districts to assist the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development in determining whether Hartford’s request to change districts would result in a “logical geographic and coherent socio-economic planning area.” Product included GIS maps of economic, social and geographic data as well as a detailed written report.