Vermont's Creative Economy: Progress and Promise

The Vermont Council on Rural Development announces the release of its new multimedia DVD

Vermont's Creative Economy: Progress and Promise


This free comprehensive resource is designed for communities, policy leaders, educators, businesses, and nonprofits who want to learn about what's working, and how the creative economy might fit into their future plans.

Special Features:

  • Case study videos illustrating creative community approaches in Vermont
  • Documents to assist towns interested in setting up a creative community planning process.
  • A complete guide to potential resources, both financial and technical.
  • Detailed reports from the twelve towns in Vermont's Creative Communities Program.
  • Full color versions of creative economy studies from Vermont, New England, and beyond.
  • Audio of panels and speeches from the Vermont State House Conference on the Creative Economy.

Progress and Promise is available for free from VCRD, 802 223-6091 or Much of the material will also be posted in a few weeks on the VCRD web site at

Artists Town Meeting Wednesday, February 27, 2008 from 6 - 8 pm at Boccelli's On the Canal.
Rockingham Arts & Museum Project
7 Canal Street, Bellows Falls, Vermont 05101
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