The Vile Subset is just what we need — Vivian Jordan

We are a group of Shelburne residents who don’t agree with some of what goes on in Selectboard meetings and behind closed doors. We have been vocal. Following his resignation, former board member John Kerr publicly labeled us a “vile subset.” We immediately embraced that assignation with pride and a sense of humor. Coincidentally, those… Read More »

Heins and Boyd offer a distinct choice — Matt Wormser

Elections are about choices, and we have two candidates with a long history of volunteerism running for current Selectboard member Jamie Heins’ seat — Heins and Chris Boyd. In reviewing candidate forum dialogue for each, two responses stood to me. In a question regarding whether additional gun regulation is worth consideration in light of the… Read More »

Chris Boyd is willing to speak out — Kenneth Albert

Chris Boyd really cares about Shelburne. He is passionate about keeping Shelburne a great place to live. His was a positive and reasoned citizen-voice during the recent uproar in Shelburne about the conduct of the Selectboard, how the town is managing the railroad salt shed issue and the way Chief Warden was treated. Chris was… Read More »

High-quality candidates; Heins earns my vote — Tom Zenaty

I have been excited to see the array of quality candidates running for election. I am hopeful that, following this upcoming election, we will see an improvement in the internal workings of the board and in its interactions with town residents. Jerry Storey and Mary Kehoe are running unopposed and both bring intelligence, maturity and… Read More »

Remember to vote on Town Meeting Day

By Secretary of State Jim Condos Voting is the bedrock of our democracy. One-person, one-vote is an ideal that lies at the corner of our collective democratic values. On Town Meeting Day, the first Tuesday in March, citizens across Vermont come together in their communities to discuss the business of their towns. For over 200… Read More »

Town manager discusses town meeting vote on regional dispatch

by Joe Colangelo Article VII on the Town Meeting Warning asks voters to consider authorizing Shelburne’s ability to enter into an agreement for the formation of a union municipal district referred to as the Chittenden County Public Safety Authority for the purpose of providing regional emergency dispatch. This “Agreement” is equivalent to a municipal charter… Read More »

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