SCHIP winter grant deadline

SCHIP winter grant deadline

The winter deadline for SCHIP grant applications is Tuesday, Jan. 31. Since SCHIP began making grants in 2003, the resale shop located in the center of Shelburne has awarded over $400,000 to area organizations. Over the years, many nonprofits have used their awarded funds to continue their mission to improve the lives of our neighbors… Read More »

Petitions for Town Meeting, March 7

Petitions are available for Town and School Officers at the Town Clerk’s Office. In order to get on the ballot for Town Meeting Day on March 7, candidates must get 30 signatures on the petitions from Shelburne residents who are registered to vote in Shelburne. Petitions are due back in the Clerk’s office by Monday, Jan.… Read More »

DRB agenda

Draft Agenda Shelburne Development Review Board Wednesday, Jan. 18, 7pm Town  Center Meeting Room 1 (Agenda items subject to change prior to meeting date) 1. CALL TO ORDER (7pm) 2. PUBLIC COMMENT (7:05pm) Topics not otherwise included in agenda. 3. APPROVAL OF MINUTES (7:10pm) •Jan. 4, 2017 4. DESIGN REVIEW APPLICATION(S) (7:15pm) 5. APPLICATION SUB04-10R1… Read More »

Report from Montpelier

Report from Montpelier

By Reps. Kate Webb and Jessica Brumsted On Jan. 4, we took our oath of office to serve in the Vermont House of Representatives, with Kate representing a little over half of Shelburne in Chittenden 5-1 and Jessica representing the remainder of Shelburne, as well as St George in Chittenden 5-2. This oath is significant… Read More »

Community Bulletin Board

Construction of the Spear Street waterline replacement Whenever a water main shutdown is scheduled, the Town will try to notify customers as far in advance as possible. Residents should expect that there will be unexpected shutdowns with no notification, which will be as limited as possible. The town offices will be closed on Monday, Jan.… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Library tribute video: As we enter 2017, our hearts overflow with gratitude for the love shared by the Shelburne community for the Pierson Library. It is an honor to serve you and we are very grateful for your many contributions all year long. Your support is truly amazing. We wish you health and happiness in… Read More »

Meetings in town

Town of Shelburne Committee, Board & Commission Monthly Meeting Dates* Changes/additions for January 2017: Town Holiday – Town Offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16. The Cemetery Commission has added a monthly meeting (the 3rd Thursday at 7pm in the Staff Room). The Bikes & Paths Committee will meet at 6pm on Jan. 16 only.… Read More »

Rick’s Field of Dreams – Winter Haven

by Rick Bessette Shelburne’s poet laureate A couple of years ago, I visited a beautiful property that I worked at occasionally in Waterbury Center. The property is remote and untouched, a landscape where meadows and forest share the acres of peace and quiet. It is a haven for wildlife and on that particular day, a… Read More »

PARKS and REC NEWS

Winterfest at Shelburne Farms, Saturday, Jan. 21, 12-3pm Bring the family to enjoy indoor and outdoor winter activities like sledding, horse-drawn rides, an outdoor climbing wall, crafts, music, delicious food, and more during this annual free event. Me & My Guy Valentine Dance, ​Friday, Feb. 10, 6:30-8:30pm Tickets are on sale now at the Recreation… Read More »

Thank you to my Connecting Youth mentor

Thank you to my Connecting Youth mentor

by CVU freshman Jessica Ke Thank you, Christine Lloyd-Newberry, for being my mentor since 5th grade (four years ago). I love how you are always super nice and caring. I enjoy spending time with you every week and having someone to talk to. You have always pushed me to be a better person and allowed me… Read More »

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