Bennington County Regional Commission http://wamc.org en Vermont Regional Officials Support Train Access http://wamc.org/post/vermont-regional-officials-support-train-access <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont officials from the Bennington region say increasing train access could be an economic boon. Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85867 at http://wamc.org Vermont Regional Officials Support Train Access Southern Vermont Gets 470k for Irene Recovery Planning http://wamc.org/post/southern-vermont-gets-470k-irene-recovery-planning <p>Two southern development organizations are getting $470,000 to boost long-term recovery efforts following last year's Tropical Storm Irene.<br><br>The state's congressional delegation says the Windham Regional Commission and the Bennington County Regional Commission will use the funds to work with businesses and encourage public and private approaches to promote job creation.<br><br>Senator Patrick Leahy and Senator Bernie Sanders and U.S. Representative Peter Welch say the money will speed the recovery of many southern Vermont communities still recovering from Irene.<br> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53723 at http://wamc.org Southern Vermont Gets 470k for Irene Recovery Planning