Community Investments takes a pragmatic, reality-based approach
to sustainable development and community-based planning.

Our Mission

Community Investments is committed to sustainable development in Vermont, preservation of the historic fabric of communities, and community-based planning. We assist businesses, nonprofits, municipalities and state governments with industrial recruitment and finance; Main Street and historic industrial site revitalization; policy research and analysis.

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New England Scope

We work primarily in Northern New England assisting Main Streets, both in planning and implementation. Projects have included a feasibility study for a retail incubator on Main St. in Rochester, NH; recruitment of a new bank branch at the corner of “State and Main” in Windsor, VT; and saving historic mill buildings in the downtown in Claremont, NH.

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Great Ideas

Community Investments prides itself on researching and applying new concepts in economic development and job creation. It is currently assisting a consortium of media-related organizations in White River Junction to establish the White River Media Junction. WRMJ will provide resources, equipment and training for the digital age. CI has assisted testing the concept of a “co-working facility”, also in White River Junction and conducted a feasibility study for a high tech incubator in Essex VT.

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