Events

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Sierra Club Conversations: Incentivizing EVs with Mileage Smart and Replace Your Ride

Join us for a discussion with Paul Zabriskie of Capstone Community Action and Linda McGuiness, a fellow from the Vermont Energy Action network. Paul will chat about the Mileage Smart…

Way to Go! Spring Transportation Challenge

This annual event challenges us to get out to walk and bike!

Electrified Community Car Sharing

Join FORTH to hear about the progress of Clean Rural Shared Electric Mobility (CRuSE). Project in Hood River, OR. CRuSE seeks to bring all-electric carsharing to rural communities and make…

3 Revolutions: The Future of Automation Policy: From California to D.C.

This panel will highlight findings from UC Davis AV-related research demonstrating the potential for AVs to induce travel demand. The panel will also discuss the evolution of the California Public…

Vermont Winter Bike-Walk Challenge

Crush your cabin fever! Grab your bike, boots, or shoes and join Local Motion, Vital Communities, and GoVT! for the 2021 Vermont Winter Bike/Walk Challenge! The Challenge starts on February…

VECAN: Share your thoughts on the VT Comprehensive Energy Plan

The first deadline for public comments to the Comprehensive Energy Plan is coming right up, on February 15th. Bring your on-the-ground expertise and perspective to help inform this update by…

Electric Lawn Equipment Lunch and Learn

Interested in learning how to “Mow Greener!” with commercial electric lawn equipment? Join VT Clean Cities and Granite State Clean Cities for a Virtual Lunch & Learn. A curated panel…

Film Screening: “I am Greta”

On December 4th, the Vermont Youth Lobby will be hosting a free virtual screening of the new documentary I AM GRETA. Participants who sign-up will be emailed a special link to an online…

Vermont Rail Action Network “Town Hall”

This is the second of two virtual Town Hall meetings being held this year to update the Vermont State Rail Plan and the Vermont State Freight Plan. The first meeting…

The 13th Annual VECAN Conference

The 13th Annual Vermont Energy and Climate Action Network Community Energy and Climate Action Conference will take place virtually this year. This event centers and celebrates the critical role that Vermonters in every…

AARP VT Winter Biking & Walking Workshop

Join AARP Vermont and Local Motion for the second of two Virtual Winter Biking and Mobility sessions. During the workshop, we will cover topics including: the biggest challenges to biking…

Film Screening: Why We Cycle

Local Motion and Vermont Clean Cities (with support from UVM Transportation Research Center) are co-hosting a virtual screening of the Dutch film, “Why We Cycle” followed by a panel discussion.…

Why We Cycle

Local Motion, in partnership with The Vermont Clean Cities Coalition, is proud to present a screening of Why We Cycle. Join us for a free, virtual screening of ‘Why we Cycle’.…

Vermont Community Leadership Network: Lunch Break

Participate in the new VCLN Lunch Break! Over the lunch hour on the third Thursday of each month, we’ll offer network members the chance to come together online in an…

CATMA ETC Network: Telework and Impacts of COVID-19

Join us with a cup of coffee or tea as we continue our discussion on Teleworking and impacts of COVID-19. We look forward to learning from each other as well…

Vermont Goes Green- Transportation on the Information Superhighway

Facilitated by the Sierra Club’s Ready for 100 Campaign, a grassroots group developed a transportation clearinghouse to help navigate all-new transportation information. The group of advocates, volunteers, and professionals initiated…

Live Facebook Friday: “Increasing Bike Ridership in a Cold Climate City”

Marianne Gigùere, a Montréal City Councillor, joins STVT to discuss bike ridership in Montréal.

Live Facebook Friday: “Amtrak in Vermont: Lessons from the Vermonter and the Montrealer”

Carl Fowler from the Vermont Rail Advisory Council joins STVT for a live Facebook Friday to discuss Amtrak in Vermont.

Winter Riding & Maintenance workshop

This seminar-style workshop will cover proper gear, maintenance, and riding tips to get you and your bike ready for the Vermont winter.

Vermont Rail Plan and Freight Plan Crowdsourcing Tool

Just a few days remain to provide feedback! Would you like more goods moved via freight rail instead of by truck over Vermont’s roads? Does an at-grade intersection in your…

Smart Growth America: Driving Down Emissions

Join us on October 28th for a short online discussion about Driving Down Emissions. We’ll be walking through the report briefly and sharing some stories about how one state has had…

Vermont Rail Plan and Freight Plan Updates

You’re Invited! Virtual Town Hall on October 6th! The Vermont Agency of Transportation (AOT) invites the public to participate in a virtual Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, October 6, 2020,…

Vermont Bike Week Challenge

Way to Go! Transportation Challenge presents: Vermont Bike Week Challenge, September 21-27, 2020. Simply record all your bike commute trips (at least two times) between September 21-27th and you’ll be…

2020 Energy Action Network Summit (Day 2)

The Energy Action Network will be holding its annual Network Summit Thursday and Friday, October 1-2, 2020. The annual summit is a time to re-ground ourselves in our shared mission,…

2020 Energy Action Network Summit (Day 1)

The Energy Action Network will be holding its annual Network Summit Thursday and Friday, October 1-2, 2020. The annual summit is a time to re-ground ourselves in our shared mission,…

VT EV Stories and Drive Electric Week Virtual Community Conversation

As part of National Drive Electric Week (September 26 – October 4), the Vermont Sierra Club is holding a contest for members to capture 2-minute video stories on why they drive…

Ensuring Safe & Healthy School Travel During COVID-19

School reopening is the big topic right now: how to do it safely, effectively, and efficiently. New requirements for health checks, physical distancing, and reduced bus capacity are likely to…