Community Partnerships

Downtown Rutland PartnershipDowntown Rutland Partnership

Whatever you’re looking for, it’s all right here in Downtown Rutland. From professional services like accountants, financial advisors or attorneys to health and beauty providers, engineers or government agencies, it’s all within a short walk from anywhere downtown. Having all of these diverse services within easy distance of each other makes planning a snap – you can grab a bite to eat, visit your attorney, stop and shop, and get a little personal sprucing up all in the same afternoon. Learn more about the Downtown Rutland Partnership. 

RAFFL Rutland Area Farm and Food Link LogoRutland Area Farm and Food Link

Since 2004, the Rutland Area Farm and Food Link has been working to expand availability and access to locally produced foods, bolster the greater Rutland region’s agricultural economy, and increase community appreciation and understanding of the positive impact of farms and farmers on the Rutland region.  In collaboration with statewide partners, RAFFL is helping to conserve Vermont’s working landscapes for future generations.

REDC Rutland VermontRutland Economic Development Corporation

The Rutland Economic Development Corporation strives to encourage and enhance business success in Rutland County. We are committed to the concept that the standard of living and the quality of life of the region’s citizens is best served by a vibrant, healthy economy that comes from a competitive market economy that encourages diverse and profitable businesses. We are here to help you succeed whether you already have a business in Vermont or you are looking to locate your business in Vermont.


Rutland Redevelopment Authority  - LogoRutland Redevelopment Authority

The mission of the Rutland Redevelopment Authority is to enhance economic opportunity and quality of life for Rutland City residents by planning and promoting public and private economic development initiatives which will generate employment opportunities, enhance the grand list, redevelop underutilized structures and properties, and reduce the property tax burden.

Rutland Young ProfessionalsRutland Young Professionals

The Rutland Young Professionals group was formed in 2013 to create opportunities for residents to engage with their community. The group focuses on creating social and professional networking opportunties, and has an overall goal of making the Rutland area attractive to young professionals. There are no membership fees, and the organization does not have a formal membership; anyone who participates in their events can consider themselves a member.