Planning Commission moves forward on Form Based Code

At its meeting on Nov. 20, the Planning Commission focused on Section 1-5, Public Realm Standards, in the proposed Form Based Code and reached consensus that stormwater regulations should be mandatory. In fact, Commission Chair Kate Lalley argued forcefully that concerns about stormwater runoff ought to be specifically highlighted throughout the code given the serious… Read More »

SCS PTO Holiday Fair returns Saturday, Dec. 6

Looking to get some holiday shopping in and have some kid-friendly holiday fun? Stop by the Shelburne Community School PTO Holiday Fair on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9:30am-1:30pm and enjoy this popular event filled with crafts and goodies made by children and adults. Shop for handmade crafts such as jewelry, pillows, candles, ornaments, birdhouses, fairy… Read More »

Shelburne DRB approves two applications

At its meeting on Nov. 19, the Development Review Board (DRB) approved a two-part design review application regarding Shelburnewood. The first decision involved retroactive approval for demolition of the Thomas Cottage at 82 Shelburnewood Lane. The DRB had considered the matter at its previous meeting when they were informed that the cottage had already been… Read More »

DRB agenda

Development Review Board Draft Agenda Wednesday, Dec. 3, 7pm Town Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Application SUB00-7R1 (CONTINUED) Application by Bob Clark for an amendment to a previous subdivision approval requesting the removal of a condition prohibiting further subdivision of a lot. Property at 4947… Read More »

Garden Club hosts 5th Annual Holiday Tea

Join the Burlington Garden Club for its 5th Annual Holiday Tea on Thursday, Dec. 4 from 2-4pm at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington. A formal tea with savories, tea sandwiches, and finger desserts will be served. Club members have been creating many handmade items, a variety of artistic notecards, baked items, potted amaryllis,… Read More »

Selectboard agenda

Special Selectboard Meetings Draft Agendas Shelburne Town Center Meeting Room Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 7pm Thursday, Dec. 4 at 7pm Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 7pm Thursday, Dec.18 at 7pm Tuesday, Jan. 6 at 7pm Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 7pm Agendas Call to Order Consider Approval of Agenda * Citizen Participation and Public Comments Selectboard Comment… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Happy Thanksgiving! The library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 so our staff may enjoy Thanksgiving with their families. We will be open our usual hours, 10am to 3pm, on Saturday, Nov. 28. What Our Book Clubs are Reading: The Tuesday night Book Club, which will next meet on Tuesday,… Read More »

SCS Board focuses on technology, construction, and budget

As the budget season kicks off, the Shelburne Community School (SCS) Board heard a report on technology integration, and a plan to explain why an $11.2 million construction bond should win voter support at Town Meeting Day. SCS educators and librarians Ellen Matthews and Kari Ahern gave a report on technology integration after Co-Principal Pati… Read More »

More Shelburne students rehearse with Maestro Itzhak Perlman

More Shelburne students rehearse with Maestro Itzhak Perlman

The Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe hosted the Perlman Music Program (PMP) Fourth Annual Vermont Residency Nov. 5-8. Perlman Music Program alumni and faculty enjoyed four days of orchestra and chamber music study in preparation for a Celebration Concert held on Saturday night at the Arts Center. Included in residency was a special educational… Read More »