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Third Annual Vermont Capital Planning Forum

Register for the Vermont Capital Planning Forum Here!


An in-person event for governmental units of all sizes and associated professionals to explore Vermont specific best practices in capital planning.

Thursday, April 11th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Alumni Hall
20 Auditorium Hill
Barre, VT

$15 or free for municipal / school officials with submission of capital plan 
(contact for potential cost waiver)

Registration closes on Thursday, April 4th!


9:00 to 9:30 am – Networking / Welcoming Remarks 
Vermont Bond Bank

9:30 to 10:30 am – Capital Plan 101
Michael Gaughan, Executive Director, Vermont Bond Bank 
Sarah Macy, Finance Director, City of St. Albans 

10:45 to 11:30 am – Campus Planning for Energy Efficiency & Accessing IRA Elective Pay
Jillian Banchard, Representative of Lawyers for Good Government
Mike Crowley, Commercial and Industrial Portfolio Manager, Efficiency Vermont
Carrie Fenn, SunCommon 

12:00 to 1:30 pm – Keynote - Learning from the City of Hoboken, NJ Resilience Post Sandy
Caleb Stratton is the Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Hoboken, New Jersey

2:00 to 3:00 pm – Municipal Climate Resilience Resources 
Bill Fazioli, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank
Marian Wolz, Resilience & Adaptation Coordinator, Agency of Natural Resources
Chris Cochran, Director, Community Planning & Revitalization, VT Dept of Housing and Community Development 

3:00 to 4:00 pm – How to Share the Vision / Pass the Vote 
Sarah Hadd, Town Manager, Town of Fairfax
Matt Lawless, Town Manager, Town of Shelburne
Kevin Geiger, Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission