Mayor Miro Weinberger FY 2016 proposed budget memorandum to City Council

News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger June 15, 2015 Contact: Mike Kanarick 802.735.7962 Mayor Miro Weinberger Fiscal Year 2016 Proposed Budget Memorandum to City Council Herein is the Mayor’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2016 (click here for budget). I want to thank Chief Administrative Officer Bob Rusten, the members of his office, and all […]

KeepBTLocal plans to buy Burlington Telecom

The city of Burlington will sell the telecom company in the next few years; a newly formed co-op is preparing to buy the fiber network.

PC Construction breaks ground for Downtown Transit Center in Burlington

News Release — PC Construction June 1, 2015 Contact: Crystal DelleChiaie PC Construction 802-651-1277 [email protected]   $7.7 Million, 10,250-Square-Foot Facility To Serve as Main Hub for CCTA Burlington, Vt. – PC Construction representatives recently joined a host of federal, state and City of Burlington officials at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new $7.7 million, 10,250-square-foot […]

Utilities offer incentives to improve energy efficiency in rental housing

Vermont Gas and Burlington Electric join the Energy Champ Challenge, which will subsidize thermal improvements to 50 multi-family buildings in Burlington.

State to examine structure of Burlington office building

Vermont is seeking bids for a structural review of a Health Department office building at 108 Cherry Street, where salt damage is plaguing a parking garage below.

Alleged taxi assault raises questions about regulation of the new sharing economy

Vermont communities wrestling with how to ensure as safety as Internet businesses such as Uber and Airbnb become more prevalent.

Following Uber arrest, Burlington to bulk up taxi laws

Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger called for the city’s police department to step up regulations for 90 days, and then produce recommendations following that on how the city can improve taxi safety, after an Uber driver was arrested in connection with a sexual assault.

Weinberger appoints Beth Anderson as Burlington’s first chief innovation officer

News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger May 14, 2015 Contact: Mike Kanarick 802.735.7962 Burlington, VT – Mayor Miro Weinberger today announced the appointment of Beth Anderson as the City’s first-ever Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) to lead the newly-created Innovation & Technology Department. As CIO, Anderson will be responsible for managing the City’s information technology (IT) […]

Burlington area designated as U.N. sustainable development center of expertise

The greater Burlington region has been designated as a leader in sustainable development by the United Nations University Institute for Advanced Studies of Sustainability. In an announcement Thursday, the University of Vermont said the Burlington area was designated as a Regional Center of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development. The designation means Burlington will join […]

Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public appearance schedule for April 27– May 3

News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger April 24, 2015 Contact: Mike Kanarick 802.735.7962 Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public appearance schedule for April 27 – May 3, 2015: Monday, April 27 7:00 pm City Council Meeting – Contois Auditorium, City Hall Tuesday, April 28 No public appearances scheduled Wednesday, April 29 8:00 am Mornings with Miro – […]

Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public appearance schedule for April 20-24

News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger April 17, 2015 Contact: Mike Kanarick 802.735.7962 Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public appearance schedule for April 20 – 24, 2015: Monday, April 20 5:00 pm Board of Finance Meeting – Conference Room 12, City Hall Tuesday, April 21 No public appearances scheduled Wednesday, April 22 8:00 am Mornings with Miro […]

LCRCC announces results of young professionals housing survey

News Release — Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce April 8, 2015 Contact: Catherine Z. Davis – Vice President for Public Affairs Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce 802-863-3489 x 206 or [email protected] BURLINGTON, VT – (April 8) During 2014, the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce (LCRCC), through its Burlington Young Professionals (BYP) group, created […]

Mayor Miro Weinberger releases accountability report

News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger April 2, 2015 Contact: Mike Kanarick 802.735.7962 Mayor Weinberger Releases Accountability Report Documenting Significant Progress on 96 Percent of Campaign Commitments Burlington, VT – Mayor Miro Weinberger today released an Accountability Report that lists the commitments he made to Burlingtonians as a candidate for Mayor in 2012 and provides […]

ONE Good Deed Fund announces garden grant opportunity

News Release — ONE Good Deed Fund April 4, 2015 Contact: Laura Hale [email protected] 802-238-7994 www.onegooddeedfund.org The ONE Good Deed Fund, a community fund in Burlington’s Old North End neighborhood, has announced that its spring grant round will focus on giving away green belt gardens to residents of the Old North End. Green belts are […]

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