Tag Archives: Department of Environmental Conservation

Local News
August 1, 2018

Water treatment system overflows

By Lani Duke RUTLAND—Heavy rains caused East Creek and, to a lesser extent, Otter Creek, to receive an unexpected addition of nearly 9.7 million gallons of partially treated wastewater and…

Local News
January 24, 2018

Environmental permitting goes digital with new portal

portal Once considered out-of-sight, the state’s environmental permitting system just got a massive makeover that’s turning heads. The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently launched the Environmental Notice Bulletin (ENB)….

Local News
December 29, 2015

RRPC water quality outreach project is underway

RUTLAND — Through a grant provided by the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), the Rutland Regional Planning Commission (RRPC) has launched a multi-pronged outreach effort focused on improving water…

News Briefs
August 24, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke RUTLAND CITY Progress begins at Center Street Alley With the prying up of a single brick from Center Street Alley, Rutland City has begun the process of…