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Montpelier Alive Named Recipient of 2021 Carol Miklos Community Outreach Grant
AIA Vermont is pleased to announce that Montpelier Alive is this year's recipient of the Carol Miklos Community Outreach Grant. The grant will go towards funding the Montpelier Bench Project, an "opportunity to inject fun, color, and Montpelier brand elements into our downtown through M-shaped benches that are produced by The Arcana Workshop in Barre and painted by local artists through a design competition."
The benches are designed to provide opportunities for social connection after a year of the pandemic. The M shape allows people to face each other and engage in a way that a traditional