In The News

Media Contact:

Lynn Barrett,, 323-627-4625


Check out what the media has been saying about the Putnam Block.


A remarkable part of the legacy Vermont Arts & Living, Winter/Spring 2020


Southwestern Vermont Medical Center talks about their work on The Putnam Block, and we learn about the project’s ties to the revitalization of downtown Bennington, Vermont –,  November 6, 2019


Bread Loaf workers build skills by constructing a shed at the Putnam Block – Bennington Banner,  November 15, 2019


Bread Loaf Corp. trains from within for needed skilled labor at Putnam Block Redvelopment Project  Vermont Business Magazine,  November 4, 2019


Hidden gems found during demolition at Putnam Block Redevelopment  Vermont Business Magazine,  October  2019


Putnam Block finally gets its day in Bennington  Vermont Business Magazine,  September  2019


Tax break for the wealthy fuels investment in Vermont towns – VT Digger, September 2, 2019


Construction of Bennington Historic District Begins, August 28, 2019


Vermont dignitaries to kick off $31M Bennington redevelopment WCAX, August 7, 2019


A downtown make over begins ~ Bennington sees landmark buildings as key to reviving its urban core Hill Country Observer, July 2019


As Bennington’s Putnam Block Development Moves Forward, Oldcastle Theatre Finds Home  – VPR News, July 2, 2019


Putnam Block financing deal done; construction beginsBrattleboro Reformer, June 19, 2019


Bennington’s Putnam Block, Revitalizing the Past for the Future – Vermont Innovator Magazine, Spring 2019


Transforming a Downtown: Hospital, colleges shape a grand plan for Bennington Hill Country Observer, May 2017


Putnam Block developers present plan detailsBennington Banner, May 2017  |  Great coverage of our Open house on May 4, 2017


Major investors in Putnam Block project see it as crucial for BenningtonBennington Banner, March 2017


Public offered a look at proposed plan for Putnam BlockBennington Banner, March 2017


U.S. Rep. Peter Welch Tours Putnam Block; Pledges Support to Redevelopment Project Bennington Banner, October 2016


Brattleboro Brooks House Developers Partner with Bennington Regional Commission – Bennington Banner, October 2016


Historic Bennington Building Said To Be Key To Economic DevelopmentVermont Public Radio, July 2016


Bennington Investors to Purchase, Revitalize Downtown Greenberg Block – Bennington Banner, July 2016


Bennington’s Recovery Will Require Significant Local Investment, Says Planner – Bennington Banner, July 2016

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