Welcome … really!

Welcome … really!

The “Welcome to Shelburne” sign along Shelburne Road near the town line with South Burlington recently was ripped apart by high winds. Town Manager Lee Krohn said a replacement is in the works. Make that two, he said. The sign on the south end of town near the Charlotte line – facing south and faded… Read More »

Town ends legal fight over salt storage sheds

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent A 30-minute private conversation with the town’s lawyer was all it took Tuesday night for the Shelburne Selectboard to decide it is time to end the costly, unsuccessful legal battle regarding Vermont Railway Inc.’s new salt storage facility in town. “This is not an evening to look back as much and entirely… Read More »

Piece of wood causes wastewater overflow

A piece of lumber was to blame for a wastewater overflow reported in Shelburne last week. Town Water Quality Superintendent Chris Robinson said Monday that a 2 x 4 was lodged inside a pipe on Shelburne Road the morning of March 15. The blockage caused wastewater to overflow through a manhole cover along Shelburne Road… Read More »

Shelburne man hit by car

By MADELINE HUGHES Staff Reporter The second car vs. pedestrian accident on Shelburne Road in just over two weeks occurred Sunday night. At 7:35 p.m., Shelburne police, fire and rescue responded to a report of a man hit by a car going southbound on Shelburne Road near Harbor Place. Police said Joseph Ask, 50, of… Read More »

Shelburne mobile home park goes co-op

By MADELINE HUGHES Staff Reporter Shelburne’s Lakeview Mobile Home Park went co-op in February. The 7.39-acre mobile home park, which sits along the west side of Shelburne Road at Penny Lane, contains 64 homes owned by 54 people. Lakeview Cooperative, Inc. bought the property from Lake Champlain Transportation Company for $1.84 million on Feb. 22.… Read More »

Pedestrian hit, Shelburne man cited

By Madeline Hughes Staff Reporter A Shelburne woman was in critical condition at UVM Medical Center Friday after being hit by a drunk driver on Shelburne Road on Thursday evening, according to Shelburne police. Angie Dusik, 44, was on foot near Longmeadow Drive when she was struck by a northbound car driven by Aaron Whitehouse, 45, also… Read More »