Planning Commission reviews form based code changes

The Development Review Board (DRB) and the Planning Commission were scheduled to hold a joint meeting on Sept. 17 to discuss the form based code proposal.  In the absence of a quorum, the DRB meeting was not held, but the Planning Commission continued the meeting on their own with some DRB members in attendance. The… Read More »

Selectboard Agenda

Selectboard Meeting Draft Agenda Saturday, Sept. 27, 10am Shelburne Farms, Farm Barn Call to Order Consider Approval of the Agenda* Take a Tour of Shelburne Farms with Shelburne Farms Staff Adjournment Decision Item Reasonable accommodations shall be provided upon request to ensure that this meeting is accessible to all individuals regardless of disability

The Readers Write

Shelburne deserves thanks for support On behalf of the Lake Champlain Waldorf School, thank you Shelburne community for supporting our Rummage Sale last Saturday. And, what a weekend it was! These last few days of summer were beautiful and eventful for our town: the incredible weather and many community events (Shelburne Museum’s Walk to End… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Today! Reception for the Champlain Quilters Guild at 7:30pm. Please join us in expressing our appreciation to the 10 talented quilters – Marty DelNevo, Andre Emmell, Wilma Gatti, Cyndy Hall, Linda Lazarowski, Linda Lees, Angela Miller, Susan Rivers, Judy Turner, and Ruth Whitaker – who are sharing their “Inspired by Color” quilts with us through… Read More »

Vermont Historical Society awarded grant to research Vermont’s 1970’s Counterculture Movement

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded the Vermont Historical Society Museums for America grant funds in support of “Colleges, Communes and Coops: 1970’s Counterculture and Its Lasting Influence on Vermont”, a two-year project about the history of a movement that played a key role in shaping present-day Vermont. With this award, the… Read More »

DRB agenda

Development Review Board Draft Agenda Wednesday, Oct. 1, 7pm Town Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public Comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Design Review Application(s) Application CU14-12 Application by Classic Restoration, LLC, on behalf of Mark and Stacie Fagan for Conditional Use approval for the expansion and reconstruction of an existing structure… Read More »

Parks and Rec News

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit The Fall and Winter Program Brochure is available now. Pick up a copy at the Rec office or find it on the web. Shelburne Village Dog Park Events: Dog Wash: Oct. 4 from 9am-noon. Stay tuned for more information. Cleanup day: Volunteers needed! The Shelburne… Read More »

Pastors come together for rededication of SUMC steeple

Pastors come together for rededication of SUMC steeple

The following participated in the October 14th Rededication Service of the newly restored SUMC steeple. A post service luncheon was enjoyed by all. Left to right: David Ely, SUMC Lay Leader; Rev David Murphy, SUMC Pastor 2002-2007; Rev Greg Smith, SUMC Pastor; Rev Steve Goldstein, Retired Methodist Pastor; Rev Larry Curtis, SUMC Pastor 1966-1971; Rev Brigid… Read More »

Selectboard rolls through agenda items

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard heard the first of two public hearings regarding the unregulated proliferation of telecommunications towers and facilities during their Sept. 9 meeting. It also offered Board members preliminary reviews of the fiscal year 2014 Capital Improvement Plan and Shelburne General Fund Budget Report. Town Manager Joe Colangelo gave updates on… Read More »