Engineer says wastewater route for Snyder development is OK 

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent  An engineer hired by the town of Shelburne to review the wastewater plan for the Snyder Homes development on Spear Street has agreed that connecting through the Shelburne Heights neighborhood is viable, Town Manager Lee Krohn said Friday.  The Shelburne Selectboard held a special meeting on Friday, May 31, where it decided to hire a civil… Read More »

Residents question sewer connection plan

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent About two dozen residents of a Spear Street neighborhood converged on the Shelburne Selectboard Tuesday evening to question imminent plans to connect a new larger development onto the town sewer system. Residents of Shelburne Heights, situated on the west side of Spear Street north of Kwiniaska Golf Club, presented town officials with… Read More »

Shelburne settles traffic stop court case

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent A traffic stop by Shelburne Police five years ago in Charlotte sparked a legal challenge that wound its way through state and federal courts, ending with a $3,000 settlement recently approved by the Shelburne Selectboard. After a discussion in executive session at its May 14 meeting, the selectboard directed Town Manager Lee… Read More »

Shelburne’s 21st-century Pierson Library takes shape: Late summer grand opening anticipated for library, town hall

Shelburne’s 21st-century Pierson Library takes shape: Late summer grand opening anticipated for library, town hall

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent With each passing week, the new Pierson Library inches closer to completion and project planners are beginning to look ahead to a grand opening by late summer. Throughout this past winter, builders created the steel-framed two-story 12,900-square-foot addition behind Shelburne’s historic Town Hall that will be the Pierson Library’s 21st-century home. Along… Read More »

Convicted sex offender released

MIKE DONOGHUE Correspondent  A state judge has agreed to allow a convicted sex offender to live in Charlotte while he tries to resolve new criminal charges for aggravated sexual assault and furnishing alcohol to a minor, Vermont Superior Court records show. Kerry J. Schunk, 34, was told he could live with his in-laws on Ethan… Read More »