Municipal services to the business community within the town of Bennington include water and sewer, police and fire protection, highway maintenance, permits and planning, staff code enforcement and a number of community action groups. Bennington also boasts an active downtown center with a number of locally owned shops, and active infrastructure upgrades happen annually to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
Our office of Economic and Community Development works in partnership with the Bennington County Regional Commission on assisting business that are interested in locating in Bennington and supporting those that already exist.
There is a Micro Business Development Program offered through the Bennington Rutland Opportunity Council (BROC) that assists moderate to low income Vermonters start a small business (5 or fewer employees including owners). The program provides advice, business plans, and financial counseling (personal and business).
- Bennington County Regional Commission
- Better Bennington Corporation
- Bid Opportunities
- Economic Development
- Planning & Permits
- Southwest VT Chamber of Commerce
- Tax Increment Financing