News from the Pierson Library

Thursday night! The Minecraft Club, for youth in 5th grade and up, will be meeting at 6:30pm. Pierson Library volunteer Aren Trombley leads players in a variety of Minecraft challenges. Snacks will be served. Attendees must have Minecraft accounts. Thursday night! The Pierson Library Trustees will meet at 7pm to discuss projects and progress. If… Read More »

2017 Shelburne Village Dog Park calendars available

2017 Shelburne Village Dog Park calendars available

The 2017 Shelburne Village Dog Park calendars are available for sale for $10. This is the organization’s major fundraiser of the year. The calendar features photos of local pups who had their pictures submitted for inclusion in the calendar. The following businesses are stocking the calendars: Ark Veterinary, Danform Shoes, Parks and Recreation Office, Pet… Read More »

‘From Vermont With Love’ giving project

By Linda Gilbert The Hands to Honduras-Tela (H2HT) non-profit program is collecting items for the Feb. 2017 humanitarian volunteer service Giving Project. Many volunteers will take a second suitcase filled with donated items from ‘Vermont Friends of H2HT’. When in Tela, we then disburse the ‘gifts’—including the suitcases themselves. Here are some items to donate:… Read More »


Shelburne’s Annual Tree Lighting & Carol Singing: Friday, Dec. 2 on the Village Green: Caroling begins at 5:45pm on the Village Green with the tree lighting at 6pm, followed by Santa’s arrival. After the tree lighting, kids can visit with Santa and enjoy hot beverages and refreshments in the Town Hall. A craft for kids will… Read More »

11-05 to 11-11 Public Safety Log

As submitted by Shelburne Police Department Saturday, November 5 03:18 Fire Alarm EXECUTIVE DR, NPC PROCESSING, Shelburne Caller reported fire alarm activation. Shelburne Fire, Rescue and Police were dispatched. The alarm was determined to be a false alarm. 04:59 Agency Assist BEAR LN, Hinesburg Shelburne Police assisted Hinesburg Police with a domestic disturbance. 13:19 Traffic… Read More »

Develop Review Board acts on two applications

Develop Review Board acts on two applications

At its meeting on Nov. 2, the Development Review Board approved a final plan application filed by Elisia Laramee to subdivide an 8.9-acre property at 653 Bay Road into two lots to construct a single-family home on the newly created lot. After discussion of a sketch plan submitted by Civil Engineering Associates on behalf of… Read More »

Local group concerned about safety on lower Falls Road

Concerns about lower Falls Road will be examined during a walk conducted on Nov. 16. Jason Van Driesche of Local Motion will assist a group concerned with pedestrian safety in assessing conditions on the road and coming up with recommendations for traffic-calming measures, which will then be presented to the town. The move is the… Read More »

Meetings in Town

Town of Shelburne Committee, Board & Commission Monthly Meeting Dates* Changes/additions for Nov. 2016: The Town Offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day, and on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24 and 25, for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The Housing Committee Meeting on Monday, Nov. 21 at 6pm in MR 1.… Read More »

Bay Road pilot program to continue and library update

As Election Day voting was wrapping up, the Nov. 8 Selectboard meeting was getting underway. Highlights of the night’s agenda included Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission Executive Director Charlie Baker’s annual update and the unveiling of the Library Center Project preferred options. After some discussion of the Bay Road underpass signs, members decided that the… Read More »