Selectboard considers multiple issues during regular meeting

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard’s Feb. 10 meeting started early so members could go into executive session to consider possible litigation. Once the public portion of the meeting got underway, members faced a number of agenda items, including a public hearing for proposed amendments to zoning regulations and a discussion with State Representatives Joan… Read More »

Selectboard stays on task during brief meeting

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard heard a brief Town Manager’s report by Joe Colangelo and approved several items during a 15-minute meeting on Jan. 27. The meeting was so truncated because the main agenda item, a discussion with Representatives Joan Lenes and Kate Webb, was cancelled as Webb was unable to attend. The discussion… Read More »

Selectboard, SCS Board present budgets to Shelburne residents

By Heather McKim Jan. 13 was the setting for the annual joint meeting between the Shelburne Selectboard and Shelburne Community School (SCS) Board. This provided an opportunity for the municipal and school budgets to be publicly presented. During his report, Town Manager Joe Colangelo said that the new website for Shelburne is close to being… Read More »

Selectboard continues town budget discussions, community input encouraged, talks ongoing

By Heather McKim Shelburne Selectboard members met with department heads at a special meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 17 in the interest of limiting increases in the Fiscal Year 2016 town budget. Before hearing from department heads, board members conducted a second reading of the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Ordinance. A warning of a public… Read More »

Selectboard trims Fire, Highway, Police, and Dispatch budgets

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard held a special meeting on Dec. 4 to conduct a budget work session, the second of six planned special budget-focused meetings slated for December and January. Thursday night’s meeting saw the Fire Department, Highway Department, Police and Emergency Dispatch present. Their budgets, and others, had been whittled down by… Read More »

Selectboard tackles multiple issues

By Heather McKim The departure of a board member, a look at the Chittenden Country Transit Authority (CCTA), an update on the fiscal year 2015 budget and an ethics and conflict of interest ordinance were some of the things before the Shelburne Selectboard at its Nov. 25 meeting. Efforts are underway to make the Shelburne… Read More »

Selectboard agenda

Selectboard Meeting Draft Agenda Dec. 9, 7pm Shelburne Town Offices Meeting Room #1 Call to Order Consider Approval of the Agenda* Consider Approval of the November 25, 2014 and December 2, 2014 Minutes* Citizen Participation and Public Comments Selectboard Comment Town Manager’s Report Discuss Shelburne Police Responses at Harbor Place with CEO and CFO of… Read More »

Selectboard fills interim position, introduces FY2016 budget at special meeting

By Sheri Duff After a request from resident Bruce Elmore to put the Social Services Committee’s budget as a separate line item on the FY2016 Shelburne town budget followed by Chair Gary von Stange’s announcement that he has a new grandchild, cigars and all, the Selectboard proceeded with its intended business at a special meeting… Read More »