Vermont Rail System plans worry town officials

Vermont Rail System plans worry town officials

A new Vermont Rail System transfer station proposed for 19-acres west of Harbour Industries along Route 7 is being described by Shelburne Town Manager Joe Colangelo as potentially the single most impactful event that Shelburne has ever seen. Vermont Rail System plans to move part of its Burlington operations out of the city and into […]

YES for SCS: Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed

YES for SCS: Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed

Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed. Thirty-five percent of registered voters voted. The school roof replacement $2.39 million bond passed with more than 80 percent of voters in favor of the project. Window replacement and D and E Wing renovations, for $6.86 million, passed with 65 percent in favor. Bonds […]

Selectboard agenda

AGENDA SELECTBOARD MEETING August 11, 2015 Meeting Room #2, Shelburne Town Offices Call to Order 7pm Consider Approval of the Agenda Consider Approving the Selectboard Meeting Minutes of July 28, 2015 Citizen Participation and Public Comments Selectboard Comment Town Manager’s Report Discuss Annual CBC Report with the Cemetery Commission 7:15pm Discuss Cell Tower Revenue Share […]

Lack of changes at Harbor Place raises concerns with adjoining neighbors

Harbor Place was on the agenda for the July 28 Selectboard meeting. Michael Monte, Champlain Housing Trust Chief Financial and Operating Officer, addressed the board as an outgrowth of a meeting held in June regarding the facility. While Monte’s presentation was to address updated policies and procedures regarding admission to Harbor Place from feeder agencies, […]

Selectboard roundup

Discussion with the Historic Preservation and Design Review Commission, a presentation for a sidewalk along Rte. 7 and the appointment of new members to the town’s Commissions, Boards and Committees were among more than a dozen items addressed at the July 14 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard. During Selectboard member comments, Toni Supple brought up […]

No financial support for dredging project

By Heather McKim A report from the Natural Resources and Conservation Commission, dredging Shelburne Bay, a review of a recent meeting involving Harbor Place, and more young leaders joining town commissions, boards, and committees were just a few of the items addressed at the June 23 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard. The NRCC gave its […]

Sewer project and wastewater budget

By Heather McKim A new tool for predicting the impact of development is now ready, a presentation of the Sewer Service Area Project made by Michael Crane of Crane & Associates said. This final presentation by Crane was one of several items on the agenda for the June 9 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard. The […]

Wake Robin residents pack Selectboard meeting

Wake Robin residents pack Selectboard meeting

By Heather McKim A proposed change to zoning bylaws to increase maximum allowable building heights at Wake Robin drew a crowd to the April 28 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard. Many in attendance were residents from the retirement community, which is seeking the change from 35’ maximum roof height to 48’ as it moves toward […]