Public Meeting

Vermont Clean Water Initiative Program State Fiscal Year 2021 Funding Policy - Public Presentation

The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Clean Water Initiative Program (CWIP) will present an overview of the newly released State Fiscal Year 2021 Funding Policy, summarize updates, and answer questions during a virtual event Thursday, February 18, 2021 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.  

Visit the DEC’s Clean Water Initiative Program grants webpage for more information. 

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Public Meeting: Upper Connecticut River Tactical Basin

Thursday, February 11th, 2021,  6:30 -8:00 pm

Vermonters are invited to attend a virtual public forum to review and provide feedback on a collaborative watershed action plan for the Upper Connecticut River Basin. The plan encompasses the Upper Connecticut River and streams that flow to it from the Canadian border down to the Passumpsic River.

Developed in partnership with members of local communities, state, and federal agencies, watershed groups, regional partners, and agricultural partners the basin plan covers four key areas:

  • Current water quality conditions
  • Strategies to protect and improve local waterways
  • Tactics to address water quality concerns.
  • Funding and technical assistance for projects

This event will be held on Microsoft Teams. To attend please join here: https://tinyurl.com/Basin16

A call-in option is also available (audio only) at 1-802-828-7667, Phone conference ID: 719 780 001#

Please visit the tactical basin planning webpage to read the Draft 2021 Upper Connecticut River Tactical Basin Plan and view an interactive Story map providing a summary of the plan: https://dec.vermont.gov/water-investment/watershed-planning/tactical-bas...

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Pollution Abatement Facility Operator Rule

The Department is pleased to announce that the proposed changes to the Pollution Abatement Facility Operator Rule have been filed with the Secretary of State on Tuesday January 26th, 2021.  Additional information about the proposed changes is available on the Wastewater Rulemaking web page.

The Department has scheduled a public hearing to solicit comment on the proposed changes to the Pollution Abatement Facility Operator Rule.  The hearing will take place online at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday March 9th, 2021.  To attend the meeting, please click the link below.

Link to public hearing on proposed changes to Pollution Abatement Facility Operator Rule

Or call in (audio only) 
+1 802-828-7667,,88438919#   United States, Montpelier 
Phone Conference ID: 884 389 19# 

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 4:00pm

Clean Water Board Meeting

  • Meeting Purpose: The Clean Water Board will discuss and approve updates to its State Fiscal Year 2022 clean water budget recommendation based on revised revenue forecast.

  • Attend Remotely: The meeting will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. If you require a call-in option to participate (e.g., computer does not have a microphone), dial +1 802-828-7667 and enter phone conference ID: 826 241 180#.

  • Please email ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov, if any accommodations are needed to participate in the virtual public meeting.

  • Agenda and Materials: To be posted on the Clean Water Board meetings webpage in advance of the meeting.

Contact ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov with questions about the upcoming Board meeting.

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

Clean Water Service Provider: Evening Public Hearing

Wednesday February 3, 2021 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

These meetings are part of the formal process of adopting the Clean Water Service Provider Rule. Attendees at the meeting will be able to provide comment on the proposed rule. Visit the Act 76 webpage to find the Clean Water Service Provider Rule and additional information. 

Attend Remotely: The meeting will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. A call-in option is also availble at +1 802-828-7667, Phone Conference ID: 664390226#   

This hearing as been set up for two dates and times to accomodate schedules, attendance at both is not necessary.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Clean Water Service Provider: Daytime Hearing

Monday, February 1, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

These meetings are part of the formal process of adopting the Clean Water Service Provider Rule. Attendees at the meeting will be able to provide comment on the proposed rule. Visit the Act 76 webpage to find the Clean Water Service Provider Rule and additional information. 

Attend Remotely: The meeting will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. A call-in option is also availble at  +1 802-828-7667, Phone Conference ID: 725822355#   

This hearing as been set up for two dates and times to accomodate schedules, attendance at both is not necessary.

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Clean Water Board Meeting

  • Meeting Purpose: The Clean Water Board will review public comments received on State Fiscal Year 2022 clean water funding priorities and make its final State Fiscal Year 2022 clean water budget recommendation.
  • Meeting RSVP: Please RSVP by completing this online form by Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 4:00 pm. Your RSVP will help us better plan to host the public meeting remotely. Please indicate, using the RSVP form or by emailing ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov, if any accommodations are needed to participate in the virtual public meeting.
  • Attend Remotely: The meeting will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. If you require a call-in option to participate (e.g., computer does not have a microphone), RSVP using the above-linked form and call-in details will be sent to you directly.
  • Agenda and Materials: To be posted on the Clean Water Board Meetings webpage in advance.
  • Contact ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov with questions about the upcoming Board meeting.
Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 10:00am

Clean Water Budget Public Hearing - October 22, 2020

The public is invited to learn more about clean water funding and the budget process and comment on State Fiscal Year 2022 clean water funding priorities at the Clean Water Budget Public Hearing on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 12:00 pm.

  • RSVP: Please RSVP by completing this online form by Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm. Your RSVP will help us better plan to host the public hearing remotely.
  • Sign-up to Comment: Please indicate, using the above-linked RSVP form, if you wish to comment during the hearing. Commenters are encouraged to submit verbal comments in written form to ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov to ensure accuracy in public hearing minutes.

  • Attend Remotely: The hearing will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. If you require a call-in option to participate (e.g., computer does not have a microphone), RSVP using the above-linked form and call-in details will be sent to you directly.

  • Agenda and Materials: To be posted on the Clean Water Board Meetings webpage in advance.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Clean Water Board Meeting

  • Meeting Purpose: The Clean Water Board will review and approve the draft State Fiscal Year 2022 clean water budget before posting for public comment.
  • Meeting RSVP: Please RSVP by completing this online form by Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 12:00 pm (noon). Your RSVP will help us better plan to host the public meeting remotely.
  • Attend Remotely: The meeting will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams due to COVID-19 social distancing. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting for full meeting audio and visual. If you require a call-in option to participate (e.g., computer does not have a microphone), RSVP using the above-linked form and call-in details will be sent to you directly.
  • Agenda and Materials: To be posted on the Clean Water Board Meetings webpage in advance of the meeting.
  • Contact ANR.CleanWaterVT@vermont.gov with questions about the upcoming Board meeting.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:00pm

Greensboro Watershed Water Quality Trends, Fish Biology Trends, & Opportunities for Increased Protection of Public Waters

The Stewards of the Greensboro Watershed and the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation are holding a virtual public meeting on Monday August 24 from 7-9 pm to discuss water quality trends in Vermont’s water bodies in the Greensboro Watershed, including Caspian Lake, Lake Elligo, and Long Pond, and to discuss opportunities to increase protection of these high-quality waters. The meeting will be held virtually using the Microsoft Teams platform; calling in via telephone is also an option.

PLEASE RSVP TO: ANR.WSMDLakes@vermont.gov

Participate Virtually by clicking this link: Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Participate Via Telephone by calling this number: +1 802-828-7667

Conference ID: 985 812 702#

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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