top of page

March 20 Call (5:30 pm) for Local Business Owners

How to participate
  • Access Number: 1-605-472-5353

  • Passcode:  779519 #

  • You'll be automatically muted when you enter the conference. 

  • When the Q&A/Comments period begins, you can press *6 to raise your hand to be called on (you may have to then enter '1' to confirm you want to join the question queue). When it's your turn, you'll hear a voice say "You may now ask your question" and you'll automatically be unmuted.

  • In advance of the call and after it is completed you can email questions to, and answers will be posted to this page over the next several days. During the call questions submitted in advance will be taken first; live questions will be taken over the phone, time permitting.

  • Introduction, Instructions and Caveats (Jon Spector, Woodstock EDC)

  • Status of VT Legislature  and financial impact of the State (Senator Alison Clarkson)

  • Policies and Programs implemented or under discussions (Representative Charlie Kimbell)

  • Financial Assistance for Small Businesses (Bob Flint, Springfield Regional Development Corporation)

  • New EDC Programs for Woodstock Business Owners (Jon Spector, Woodstock EDC)

The meeting will finish no later than 7:30 pm. 

Speakers' Notes and Speakers' Documents
  • The notes the speakers are using contains some valuable details, and if you missed them or wish to follow along you can do so here 

  • The memo to which Bob Flint referred in his comments - containing a number of useful links to agencies that can support local businesses - can be found here


Rent Relief
  • For Woodstock business owners, if you would like the Economic Development Commission to communicate with your landlord with a rent reduction proposal endorsed by the EDC, please submit your request here 

Answers to Emailed Questions
  • Answers to emailed questions will appear here.

Speaker Contact Info

Chamber Contact Info
bottom of page