Transparency deficiencies—Vinny DeToma Shelburne

As I continue to witness and experience organizations who are ruled by committees, private agendas, and lack of civility toward one another, I continue to be amazed at the lack of transparency. From what I’ve been reading it sounds the same with the Shelburne Selectboard, the Water and Sewer Department, the “friends” of Pierson Library… Read More »

Readers Write Deadline

The deadline for letters to the editor for the Nov. 2 edition of the Shelburne News is 5 p.m. Friday. Please email letters to or drop off at 233 Falls Road. Letters regarding the Nov. 7 upcoming bond vote for the library project will run subject to space availability. Writers are asked to keep… Read More »

Ouimet deserves an apology — Catherine Collette

At the Sept. 26 Selectboard meeting, Dr. Colleen Parker took a page from the Selectboard Chairman’s playbook and attempted to publicly embarrass and discredit the fire chief. First, the Chairman should have called order, as Dr. Parker’s line of questioning had nothing to do with Chief Ouimet’s comments on the hazmat ordinance. Chairman Gary von… Read More »