Fire chief takes aim at new ordinance

Shelburne Volunteer Fire Chief Jerry Ouimet said Tuesday that he never endorsed a new ordinance that three Selectboard members rushed to pass two weeks ago concerning the storage, handling and distribution of hazardous materials. Ouimet made the comment as the Selectboard continued to come under fire for its efforts to enact the ordinance. Several residents… Read More »

Shelburne police blotter — July 25 through July 29

July 25, 12:29 a.m. A tractor-trailer unit was stopped on Shelburne Road and a commercial vehicle inspection was conducted. July 25, 5:35 a.m. Shelburne Rescue was dispatched to Boulder Hill Drive after a caller reported a medical emergency. The patient was taken to the hospital. July 25, 6:59 a.m. Shelburne Rescue and Police were dispatched… Read More »

Shelburne Police Blotter — July 15 through July 21

As submitted by Shelburne Police Dept. July 15, 4:03 p.m. Shelburne Rescue assisted Charlotte Rescue at a medical call on Mount Philo Road. The patient was taken to the hospital. July 15, 4:37 p.m. Shelburne police were dispatched after a caller reported a man panhandling near Kinney Drugs was becoming agitated when people wouldn’t give… Read More »

Shelburne Police Blotter

July 1-July 9 as submitted by Shelburne Police Dept. Saturday, July 1, 12:30 a.m. Essex Police requested to speak with a drug recognition officer. Saturday, July 1, 5:25 a.m. Shelburne Police assisted Vermont State Police at a motorist assist on Ferry Road in Charlotte. Saturday, July 1, 4:31 p.m. Shelburne Rescue and Police were dispatched… Read More »

Humane Society seeking foster providers

Humane Society seeking foster providers

Animal lovers interested in becoming foster care providers for shelter animals can learn more on July 27 when Homeward Bound Humane Society in Addison County hosts an informational meeting for new volunteers. The shelter currently has short- and long-term fostering opportunities available for dogs, cats, and kittens, but they are especially interested in finding foster… Read More »

Shelburne Police Blotter — June 26 through June 30

As submitted by Shelburne Police Dept. Monday, June 26, 12:28 p.m. Shelburne Rescue and Police were dispatched to Farmstead Drive after a caller reported a medical emergency. The patient was transported to the hospital. Monday, June 26, 1:03 p.m. Shelburne Rescue, Shelburne Police, and Charlotte Rescue were dispatched after a caller on Littlefield Drive reported… Read More »