Also, I work for the UVM Center for Rural Studies, not UVM Extension.
Senior Outreach Professional
Center for Rural Studies
207 Morrill Hall
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405
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Community Data: http://crs.uvm.edu/indicators
Land Use Info & Education: http://www.vpic.info
Will Sawyer wrote:
> Hi, Marianne and others.
> Just to let you know that I do not administer the MOMS, nor did I make
> the decision not to hold them this year. I believe the decision was
> made by Mary Peabody and others at UVM Extension.
> Don't kill the messenger!
> [log in to unmask] wrote:
>> Below is an e-mail that Chip Sawyer (UVM Extension Service)sent to the
>> zoning listserve. This is the first I've heard that the MOMS
>> workshops were being discontinued. This is terrible. I and I'm sure
>> others always attended and always learned from these workshops. Does
>> anyone know why? Certainly not for lack of attendance!! Please, if
>> you feel as I do, let Chip know
>> Marianne in Windsor
>> One might have thought that with *the phasing out of the MOMS regional
>> workshops for local officials,* the fall and winter slate of training and
>> educational events might be a little slim. NOT SO!
>> Anyone who checks out the VPIC Training Events Calendar at
>> http://www.vpic.info/calendar can see for themselves: We have as many
>> events on the calendar as we ever have before.
>> Who can we thank? Well, VLCT just released an impressive smorgasbord of
>> training topics and dates. The Vermont Law School's Land Use Institute
>> is getting more active on the training front. The VT Dept. of Public
>> Service is leading regional workshops on planning for our energy future.
>> There are also events from the Regional Planning Commissions, the VT
>> Planners Association, the VT Housing & Conservation Board, the VT
>> Community Development Association, the Chittenden County Metropolitan
>> Planning Organization, and the Orton Family Foundation.
>> Check the Calendar out and start planning your Fall, Winter and Spring!
>> And remember: the starting page of the Calendar has information on how
>> to add YOUR land use event to the list.
>> WILL SAWYER
>> Steering Committee Chair
>> VT Land Use Education and Training Collaborative
>> Phone: 802.656.0892
>> Email: [log in to unmask]
>> Land Use Info & Education: http://www.vpic.info