Summer youth golf camp planned at Kwiniaska

Steve Gonzalez, a golf professional at Kwiniaska, appeared before the Development Review Board at their meeting on April 6 to discuss the golf course’s application to construct a platform for a seasonal tent, measuring 40’ by 40’, to shelter participants in a planned summer golf camp for youth. Gonzalez anticipates that the camp will serve… Read More »

Planning Commission Chair Ronald Bouchard steps down

Planning Commission Chair Ronald Bouchard steps down

Planning Commission Chair Ron Bouchard had previously announced that he would not be seeking reappointment to the Commission after many years of service. In a tribute to Bouchard, newly elected Commission Chair Jaime Heins called him “the epitome of volunteerism” and presented him with a plaque commemorating his service as the end of the Commission’s… Read More »

New bicycle and pedestrian map proposed for Shelburne Town Plan

Marc Gamble, co-chair of the Bike and Pedestrian Paths Committee, accompanied by committee member Rocco Antinozzi, appeared at the Planning Commission’s March 10 public hearing to discuss their new bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure development map. The map lists 21 planned projects, including the inter-community connector along the rail line, and one project in the village.… Read More »

100 new homes proposed on Kwiniaska Golf Course

Christopher Snyder of Snyder Custom Homes, LLC., appeared before the Development Review Board at their meeting on March 16 to present a Sketch Plan for a 100-unit housing development on 53.5 acres on the northwest portion of Kwiniaska Golf Course. The plan proposes 21 single-family, two-story homes with three or four bedrooms; 31 one-story carriage… Read More »

Shelburne Food Shelf revitalized

For many years, Val Martel was the driving force behind the Shelburne Food Shelf. With her passing, new leadership had to emerge and with it, a new organizational plan to expand its hours and operations developed. A volunteer board of directors, composed of eight people representing local churches, social service agencies, the business community, and… Read More »

Planning Commission adopts form-based code overlay district proposal

At its meeting on January 28, the Planning Commission completed its review of the form-based code overlay district proposal which would establish a new zoning district for the Shelburne Road corridor north of the LaPlatte River bridge to the town line with South Burlington. The proposal will next be considered by the Selectboard with at… Read More »