ECOS in Action: The State of Chittenden County - ECOS Leaders Reflect on Accomplishments, Trends, High Priority Actions 03/30/2015
CCRPC Executive Director Charlie Baker, Martha Maksym, Executive Director of United Way of Chittenden County, and Tom Torti, President and CEO of Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, speak to the accomplishments of the ECOS project in addressing: Attractive enviroment for responsible growth; Transportation,zoning, sewer and clean lake initiatives; Retention of jobs and marketing of the region for jobs; Reducing the widening income gap; Interconnectedness of educatoin, income, health; Housing Affordability and the importance of education. ecosproject.com/2014-annual-report
ECOS is a project of CCRPC.org www.ecosproject.com
Host Jim Fouts speaks with Rob Slingerland, CCTA Bus Driver and Alternate Steward, and Ashley Smith, ISO, Vermont Labor Solidarity Member and CCTA Driver Solidarity Member on a labor perspective of results of the CCTA strike, one year out.
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The Chittenden County Regional Planning Organization (CCRPC) promotes cooperation among the 19 municipalities of the Chittenden County region.
Host Bonnie Scott talks about the issues of the day.
Host Mike Cohen speaks with the Government Affairs Team of the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce and GBIC, Cathy Davis, Vice President for Strategy and Public Affairs, and Katie Taylor, Government Affairs Specialist on the work of the Chamber this legislative session and insights into the priorities of it's members. More information at: http://www.vermont.org/chamber