Vermont Railway v. Shelburne and the upcoming election — Gary von Stange

Two significant points respond to questions raised regarding the Vermont Railway litigation. First, recent Court decisions favorable to the Town provide strong reason to be optimistic that we are close to a positive outcome. Second, the Selectboard has acted in accordance with what can only be characterized as a Town mandate. One thousand people signed… Read More »

Vote for Don Stevens — Jim White

It seems that during Selectboard elections, we are often reminded that incumbents are volunteers putting in long hours. While that is undoubtedly true, it’s a reason to offer respect and thanks, but not necessarily with re-election. We are also told that incumbents have gone through the training process and so are ahead in the game.… Read More »

Hello old and new friends — Colleen Parker

My name is Colleen Parker, and I am excited to be seeking re-election to the Shelburne Selectboard for my second three-year term. I am a physician, wife, mother, and Selectwoman. For the last 11 years, my husband and I have raised our children in Shelburne, enjoying all that our wonderful community has to offer. With… Read More »

Endorsement for Doris Sage — David A. King

I have been honored and blessed to have Doris Sage as a friend and neighbor here in Shelburne for more than 20 years. I have seen her face serious adversity that would crush many, and yet she has always emerged with a positive attitude and a plan to move forward and improve the lives of others.… Read More »

Vote for Selectboard change — Tim and Kathie Pudvar

Please join us in voting for a fresh change to the current landscape of our Selectboard. There are numerous examples throughout this past year that call for new ideas and a more collegial environment. This needed change will not only help the board function more effectively but will instill confidence in the taxpayers, businesses, and… Read More »

Support Colleen Parker for Selectboard — Dave Connery

I encourage my fellow Shelburne residents to support Colleen Parker for re-election to the Selectboard. Through her current term, Colleen has brought perspective and analysis to her Selectboard work. As our town continues to encounter development, planning, wastewater, and other complex topics, Colleen has challenged fellow Selectboard members and not just voted in bloc. For… Read More »

Support for John Kerr — Nancy Kerr

My husband John Kerr is running for reelection of the Shelburne Selectboard. I’d like to share with you a little about John and my own observations about his Selectboard work. Over the past several years John has repeatedly expressed interest in serving on the Selectboard. As our children ventured off to college John decided he… Read More »

Support for Diana Vachon as Town Clerk — Kay Boyce

I strongly support Diana Vachon for Town Clerk of Shelburne. She began her service as Town Clerk in Oct. 2016 after the Selectboard appointed her following a competitive interview process that included a number of highly qualified candidates. She succeeded Colleen Haag, who served for 35 years in this position, and who guided Diana through… Read More »