Resolutions launched in 30 Vermont towns seek climate solutions

News Release -- 350Vermont January 9th, 2018 Contact: Jaiel Pulskamp [email protected] 802-498-7866 Residents in 30 towns across Vermont from Arlington to Williston are petitioning in their communities to put climate change on the Town Meeting Day agendas and ballots. The full list of towns includes: Arlington, Bennington, Brattleboro, Cornwall, Dorset, Dummerston, Duxbury, East Montpelier, Essex […]

State awards $1.6 million for clean water projects

News Release -- Department of Environmental Conservation October 11, 2017 Media Contact: Kari Dolan, Clean Water Initiative Program (802) 490-6113 | [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT — The Department of Environmental Conservation’s Clean Water Initiative Program announces over $1.6 million in Ecosystem Restoration Grants for projects to improve water quality across Vermont. DEC is awarding more than […]

Voicemail system at Newfane Town Office hacked

(This story by Chris Mays was first published in the Brattelboro Reformer on May 8, 2017.) NEWFANE — The Select Board is looking at footing a big bill for a bunch of international calls after the town office’s voicemail system was “hacked.” “The good news is our telephone bill is not $25,000,” Shannon Meckle, administrative assistant […]