The Shelburne Ethics Committee: Promoting trust and confidence in the integrity of town government

By Lee Suskin and Mike Ashooh The Town of Shelburne demonstrated its commitment to promoting trust and public confidence in the integrity of town government by adopting a Town Ethics and Conflict of Interest Ordinance in 2009. The Selectboard first appointed an Ethics Committee in 2011 and revisions were made to the ordinance in 2015.… Read More »

Shelburne Police Blotter — June 26 through June 30

As submitted by Shelburne Police Dept. Monday, June 26, 12:28 p.m. Shelburne Rescue and Police were dispatched to Farmstead Drive after a caller reported a medical emergency. The patient was transported to the hospital. Monday, June 26, 1:03 p.m. Shelburne Rescue, Shelburne Police, and Charlotte Rescue were dispatched after a caller on Littlefield Drive reported… Read More »

Applications for marijuana dispensary now available

Applications for marijuana dispensary now available

The Department of Public Safety announced last week that the department is now accepting applications for an additional marijuana dispensary registration certificate to increase the number of marijuana dispensaries in Vermont to five. To apply for a dispensary registration certificate, visit the Vermont Marijuana Registry (VMR) webpage. Both applications and rules regulating cannabis are on… Read More »

Help i.d. suspect in theft and credit card fraud

Help i.d. suspect in theft and credit card fraud

The Shelburne Police Department is looking for help identifying the man in this photo. He is a suspect in the theft of a wallet at Tractor Supply on Shelburne Road and use of a credit card at the nearby Kinney Drugs on July 9. Anyone with information is asked to contact Shelburne Police at 985-8051.

News from the Pierson Library

New exhibit at the library: We are currently featuring the stitch work of Dana Pierson, who has reproduced and adapted historical samplers. Dana, born and raised a Quaker, spent most of her childhood in Chester County, Pa., learning to stitch at any early age. She graduated from Connecticut College in the late 1970s and spent… Read More »

Sidewalk construction projects start this week

Two different sidewalk construction projects are expected to begin next week on U.S. Route 7 and Falls Road in Shelburne, according to Director of Administration Ann Janda. When completed, the two sidewalks will close significant gaps in the town sidewalk networks, and will help connect pedestrians to two important local destinations. On Route 7, 600… Read More »

CVOEO receives $18,000 Vermont Community Foundation grant for New Americans Project

The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity has received an $18,000 grant from the Vermont Community Foundation’s Innovations and Collaborations grant program. The grant will be used for CVOEO’s Financial Empowerment for New Americans Project that assists new immigrants to Vermont. The New Americans Project will help increase the organization’s capacity to provide interpreted classes,… Read More »

Meetings in Town

Town of Shelburne Committee, Board & Commission Monthly Meeting Dates* Regular Schedule Bikes & Paths Committee 3rd Monday at 7 p.m. in MR 2 Cemetery Commission 3rd Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Staff Room Development Review Board 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in MR 1 Dog Park Committee 1st Monday at 6… Read More »