Hartwell to head NEARC
MANCHESTER - Robert M. Hartwell, Chair of the Bennington Country Regional Commission, was elected president of the New England Association of Regional Councils at its annual meeting in Portland, Maine. NEARC is composed of planning commissions and metropolitan planning organizations throughout New England.
November 18, 2005
in The Manchester Journal
At this year's meeting, attended by more than 50 commissioners, office holders and professional staff from all six states, presentations and discussion occurred on a variety of topics including light rail in New Hampshire, the Northern Woods Initative, the Vermont Housing Awareness Campaign and the eminent domain decisions of the Supreme Court in Celo vs. City of New London, among numerous others.
The New England Association of Regional Councils is developing a strategic plan for all six New England states to improve the quality of life in the region through a comprehensive effort to address those problems which cause decision makers... [continue via Web link]