Spring 2019 Environmental Conference
The State of Vermont’s Water
June 11, 2019
Vermont Technical College, Judd Hall
Randolph, Vermont

Presented by VEC and the Dept of Environmental Conservation

The conference will include topics like groundwater, waste water, storm water rule updates, site reclassification, watershed protection, planning & permits, and more. Full conference attendance makes you eligible to receive CEUs from VT Technical College. You must pre-register AND sign sheet at the event to receive a certificate. Registration will be open shortly. 

8:00-8:30-Registration, Coffee & Exhibitors

8:30-9:00-Welcome
o Miles Waite, VEC (5 mins)
o Julie Moore, VT DEC

9:00-10:15 -RULE UPDATES
• Groundwater Protection Rule & Strategy (VT DEC, Scott Stewart)
• Wastewater System & Potable Water Supply Rule (VT DEC, Ernie Christianson)
• Stormwater Permitting Rule (VT DEC)

10:15-10:35 Break – Networking with Exhibitors

10:35-12:05 -SESSION II – What these changes mean
• Prioritizing Sites for Reclassification (VT DEC Matt Moran)
• Impact of Revised Rule from Consultant (Gunner McCain – McCain Consulting)
• Stormwater Requirements for 3-acre sites –TBD

12:05-1:30- Lunch Break & Networking in VTC Cafeteria

1:35 to 2:15-SESSION III (Watershed Protection)
• Dam removal, flood plan restoration
• Clyde River Wetlands Project – Jane Lazorchak (VT F&W)

2:15-2:40 Break – Networking with Exhibitors in Judd Hall

2:40-3:30-SESSION IV (Storm water – Special Topics)

• Phosphorous Control Planning – Amy Macrellis, Stone Environmental
• Municipal Roads General Permit

3:30-Closing Remarks
Tour of new VTC lab-Optional

Check back often for updates on speaker assignments. Speakers subject to change. 

Questions regarding events can be sent to info@vectogether.org or call 802-747-7900.