Below are a number of links to organizations and agencies which may be able to assist you with starting a new business in Weathersfield, or to help save your existing business money. If you are considering starting a new business in Weathersfield, we would be happy to discuss your idea and help you obtain the required local and State permits. You are encouraged to reach out to the Land Use Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (802) 674-2626.
Downtown and Village Center Tax Credits: The Villages of Ascutney and Perkinsville have been designated Village Centers by the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development. A variety of tax credits are available for improvements to historic buildings with commercial uses or containing rental units.
Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce: SRCC provides resources, referrals, networking and marketing opportunities, education, and advocacy on the local and state level to members engaging in business locally or looking to establish a new business.
Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA): Established by the State of Vermont, a variety of financing options are available to businesses through VEDA such as the Small Business Loan Program or the Entrepreneurial Loan Program.
Efficiency Vermont: Businesses and residents are eligible for a variety of grants which will help cover the costs of incorporating energy efficiency and reducing long term energy costs.