Selectboard debates, passes hazmat and truck ordinances

After much debate Tuesday evening, the Shelburne Selectboard adopted two new municipal ordinances that regulate truck traffic on town roads and curtail the handling of hazardous materials. Representatives from several local companies attended the public hearing, mostly in opposition to the new regulations which they considered as a threat to their business practices. The ordinance… Read More »

Local businesses: sign up for Shelburne Day

Friday is the deadline for local vendors to sign up to take part in Shelburne Day on Aug. 19. The annual event is best described as an expansion on the Shelburne Farmers Market. A project of the Shelburne Business and Professional Association, Shelburne Day is a chance for local businesses to get out and meet… Read More »

Mayfly to perform in Shelburne Aug. 10

Mayfly to perform in Shelburne Aug. 10

Vermont Americana duo Mayfly performs tonight at Whiskey and Wilderness Night in Shelburne. The duo of Katie Trautz and Julia Wayne has been performing traditional old-time New England and Appalachian tunes for over 12 years, touring throughout the U.S. and Canada. Mayfly uses an array of folk instruments to accompany their close vocal harmonies, including… Read More »

European delegation visits Shelburne

European delegation visits Shelburne

Shelburne recently hosted a group of European representatives as part of a program offered by the Vermont Council on World Affairs and the U.S. Department of State. The leaders represented the countries of Bosnia, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, and Romania. They met July 28 with local officials to discuss Shelburne’s tradition of student… Read More »