The Vermont Chamber of Commerce today launched a statewide petition in support of bringing the F-35 to Vermont.
Signaling the first step in Green Mountain Power’s effort to make Rutland a leading solar-reliant and energy-innovative community, GMP issued a request for bids for a 150-kilowatt solar farm to be built on a recently rehabilitated brownfield.
Vermont’s leading small business association—the National Federation of Independent Business/Vermont—today announced the release of the 2011-2012 NFIB Vermont Voting Record. The voting record tabulates eight House and six Senate roll-call votes.
After running a successful campaign to encourage its health care providers to prescribe medications with electronic systems, Vermont has been ranked ninth in the country for the use of electronic prescribing. It is the first time that Vermont has been among the top 10 states for e-prescribing.
State officials along with federal counterparts have been tracking smoke from an industrial fire in Ghent, New York, today. Smoke from the fire may have passed through Vermont at some point during the fire – but trending winds are believed to have taken most of it to the south of Vermont. With that there is NO expected risk to Vermonters’ health or the environment.
Vermont Public Safety Commissioner Keith Flynn, Health Commissioner Dr. Harry Chen, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner David Mears, and Vermont Emergency Management Director Joe Flynn directed their staffs to monitor the situation and will continue to follow the situation, but there is no known risk to Vermonters.
To mark the one-year anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene, Vermont Public Television has scheduled broadcast programs and online content throughout August.
Vermont won more than $3.1 million in Federal Highway Administration competitive grants, including funds to repair the Longley Covered Bridge in Montgomery and the Brown Covered Bridge in Shrewsbury, the congressional delegation announced today.
Local apple orchard now harvesting the sun with solar trackers
Seven Days and Channel 17 will host an attorney general primary debate on August 15, at 5 p.m. at Burlington City Hall.
Linda Little, the managing director at Kingdom County Productions, has been hired as managing director of the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival.
Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Discovery Of The Spiny Water Flea’s Arrival In New York’s Lake George
The J. Warren & Lois McClure Foundation announce over $450,000 in support of programs to further the Foundation’s mission of improving access to college and career education for all Vermonters.