Bennington County COVID-19 Recovery Forum: From Recovery to Renewal and Resilience

On August 13th from 6:30-8:30pm, the Local Solutions and Community Action Team established by Governor Phil Scott invites you to join a virtual COVID-19 recovery discussion to connect with others in Bennington County to:

  • Share challenges and ideas for community response, recovery, and renewal
  • Connect to others working to build long-term resilience
  • Meet with a “visiting team” of state, federal, business, and non-profit leaders who will share recovery strategies from across the state and ideas for resources and support

To Register Visit: www.vtrural.org/recovery/bennington 

Agenda:

6:30pm – Opening Session

6:40pm – Breakouts

  • Local Food & Food Security
  • Housing
  • Attracting & Welcoming New Residents
  • Childcare & Education

8:10pm – Closing Session

All ARE WELCOME. Coming together to discuss recovery strategies and build ongoing resilience is vital and your voice is critical. Registration is required: vtrural.org/recovery/bennington. Once you are registered, you will receive instructions to join via computer, mobile device, or phone. For assistance with registration contact info@vtrural.org or 802-223-6091.

Recovery Visits are hosted by the Local Support and Community Action Team of the Governor’s Economic Mitigation and Recovery Task Force and produced by the Vermont Council on Rural Development in partnership with the Bennington County Regional Commission.