Paquette was supposed to be a “strong mayor,” the reputed boss of the city for more than a decade. But he sounded powerless, weak.
A peaceful protest turned violent on Sunday evening when a group of 40-50 activists attempted to block buses that arrived to pick up conference dignitaries for a dinner at Shelburne Farms. The confrontation between protesters and the Burlington Police Department escalated. Police say they fired pepper spray into the crowd to defend themselves. The protesters […]
The city council’s resolution states that the effects of climate change are already evident, including record-high temperatures in the last decade and increased frequency and severity of hurricanes, droughts, and flooding.
The Air Force EIS revealed–for the first time–that even with just the current F-16 fighter, 1578 households and 3812 people were already within the average 65 decibel DNL zone.
Cray: No factual data to support that military flight operations at the airport have negatively affected local property values
The F-35 will be somewhat louder during take-off for approximately six minutes a day, four days a week. Given the alternative, I feel that most Vermonters would agree that this is reasonable.
Weinberger calls for formation of airport strategic planning committee, appoints Richards as interim director of aviation
Weinberger asked the City Council both to approve a resolution creating the Airport Strategic Planning Committee and to confirm his appointment of Richards at its July 16, 2012 meeting.
Organizers expect between 50 to 75 people for the walk next week, which will follow an oil pipeline built in the 1950s through the Northeast Kingdom, starting from West Burke and ending in Irasburg.
If at first you don’t succeed, apologize and try again. Miro Weinberger, mayor of Burlington, made a second run at filling a key position — city attorney — on Monday. He appointed Eileen Blackwood, a lawyer with 25 years in private practice, who is a founding partner of Hinesburg firm Kohn, Rath Blackwood and Danon. […]
Community Sailing Center supports Weinberger’s decision to drop city involvement in Moran Plant development
The Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center (LCCSC) stands in full support of Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public announcement to create an open RFP process for the redevelopment of the Moran Building site on the northern part of Burlington’s waterfront.
Weinberger: “I will not risk Moran becoming another Burlington Telecom.”