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Date 4/2/02 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLANS TO BE ANNOUNCED
Springfield and Northeast Kingdom Targeted for Assistance


MONTPELIER - Governor Howard Dean, M.D. and Lieutenant Governor Douglas Racine will hold two press conferences to announce the recommendations of the "Successful Communities Initiative" to focus economic development efforts to help revitalize the southern Windsor County and Northeast Kingdom regions.

The recommendations follow local forums held last month by the task force. Secretary of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development Molly Lambert heads up the initiative.

The press conferences will be held at the following locations on Thursday, April 4:

Springfield - Governor Dean
1:30 pm - Precision Valley Development Corporation
(former Fellowes Complex)
Conference Room
100 River Street

St. Johnsbury - Lt. Governor Racine
4:00 pm - Town Office Building Conference Room
1187 Main Street (next to Atheneum)
(parking in rear)




  Contact Information

Ken Horseman
Director of Communications
Vermont Department of Economic Development
National Life Building, Drawer 20
Montpelier, VT 05620
Phone  802 828 5236
Email  ken@thinkvermont.com

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