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Property owners on Long Point in North Ferrisburgh decided to form a “Weed Committee” to study the problem. After many months of research into causes and weed-control methods, and after...
At a special meeting of the Selectboard on July 30, board members voted to set the municipal tax rate for 2017/18 at $0.1719, a reduction about one-half of one cent...
A serious blow has been dealt to a Vermont company’s plans to build solar panels in Charlotte. On July 21, the Public Utility Commission adopted a proposed decision denying the...
Questions about lot 128 on Flat Rock Road linger even after the town settled a legal dispute involving the camp last month just prior to a court-ordered mediation. The settlement...
Events at the Charlotte Senior Center...
Because VCLT Property and Casualty Intermunicipal Fund, the town’s insurance company, has twice denied the town’s request to cover these expenses, the cost will have to come from town money,...
The short-term home rentals are usually posted on Airbnb or Vacation Rentals by Owner (VRBO). Airbnb lists 39 short-term home rentals in Charlotte. VRBO has approximately 15 rentals in Charlotte....
That re-decking project was necessary, Recreation Director Nicole Conley explained at the meeting, because boards were splintering and rotting. She laid out the options for replacement: cedar board decking and...
The cruises are a favorite element of the Charlotte Senior Center’s summer program, and Captain Martin revels in the chance to sail up and down the lake regaling his cruisers...
The Charlotte Selectboard asked your Tree Warden to conduct a preliminary assessment of trees that would need to be removed to accommodate an eight-foot wide trail that starts four feet...
The ever-diverse Charlotte Senior Center sets out on Lake Champlain celebrating and learning on the shoreline and at the center ...
Community events in or around Charlotte, Vermont for July and August 2017...
  Morgan Magoon | News Intern When Scott Hardy of New Haven wanted to subdivide a 10-acre parcel of land on Mt. Philo Road into two five-acre lots, he applied...
Heather McKim | Staff writer Town purchasing practices—more specifically, the way purchasing paperwork is handled—were a matter of concern at the June 26 Selectboard meeting. The Selectboard voted to amend...
Margaret Woodruff | Library Director July 12, 2017: Children’s programs: Building a better future Summer is on and we’re here with fun programs and activities to entertain all ages at...
Dan Cole | Contributor Editor’s note: The historic Breakenridge-Root house located at 4206 Greenbush Road caught fire on June 18. Charlotte Fire and Rescue was dispatched after smoke was seen...
Margaret Woodruff | Library Director CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS: BUILDING A BETTER FUTURE Kick-Off Party: Tuesday, June 27, 1 p.m. Learn how raptors build their habitats in this hands-on session with Vermont...
  As submitted by the Shelburne Police Department Sunday, June 4 04:44 Medical call GREENBUSH RD, Charlotte. 911 caller reported a medical emergency. Charlotte Rescue was dispatched. The patient was...
Mary Recchia | Contributor HAPPY SUMMER! Come enjoy a specially arranged guided tour though The Vermont Marble Museum on Thursday, July 6. Please meet at the Center by 9 a.m....