South Burlington

Prosecutors: South Burlington student admitted sending threat

The government argues Josiah Leach should be kept in jail because, if released, “it is reasonable to believe that, based on his prior behavior, (Leach) would again resort to threats.”

Threats lead to lockdown at South Burlington High School

SOUTH BURLINGTON — South Burlington High School went into lockdown Wednesday after school staff received threatening emails and phone calls this week. Superintendent David Young reported that threats were received Tuesday “through hacked student email accounts at the high school” and “a concerning phone call later in the day.” South Burlington police “identified both as […]

UPDATED: No trespass order lifted for South Burlington man

Harassment charges stemmed from an ongoing debate about the Rebel nickname. Opponents of the name say it is racist because of its link with the Confederacy. The school board voted two months ago to change the name.

UPDATED: No trespass order on South Burlington man lifted

Dan Emmons’ attorney: “He is the wrong ideological persuasion for the South Burlington School District. You can’t throw someone out of the local school district because you don’t like them.”

South Burlington voters turn down $50M budget, again

The school board found $810,814 worth of savings while re-tooling the spending plan.

Evening of Performances to Support South Burlington City Center for the Arts is April 21

News Release — South Burlington City Center for the Arts April 6, 2017 Media Contact: Katie Decker [email protected] PHONE: 716-913-3052 NIGHT AT CITY CENTER Maria from the Sound of Music. Farm to Ballet dancing. Broadway musical hits. Mamma Mia and Peter Pan. And, Agent Nathan Green from House of Cards. What do they all have […]

Workshop to Review Options for Bike/Pedestrian Crossing I-89 at Exit 14

News Release — Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission April 7, 2017 Media Contact: Coralee Holm Public Information Officer (802) 846-4127 [email protected] OPTIONS FOR CROSSING I-89 AT EXIT 14 Workshop to Review Bike/Pedestrian Crossing Improvement Alternatives The results are in! We want to share them with the public and get some input on the possible options. […]

South Burlington reconsiders $50M school budget Thursday

The re-tooled spending plan represents $810,814 worth of reductions from the budget that was rejected on Town Meeting Day, March 7.

South Burlington School Board Statement on Teacher Contract Negotiations

News Release — South Burlington School District April 3, 2017 Contact: [email protected] South Burlington – South Burlington School District School Board issued the following statement today: After nine meetings over four months without significant progress toward a contract, the South Burlington School Board declared impasse on March 17th in its negotiations with the South Burlington […]

Moody’s Investors Service Improves Burlington International Airport Outlook to Positive

News Release — City of Burlington March 27, 2017 Contact: Gene Richards, 802.343.9909 Katie Vane, 802.734.0617 Affirms Airport’s “Baa3” credit rating, cites improved liquidity and debt service coverage ratios, newly signed Airline Agreement Burlington, VT – On Friday, March 17, Moody’s Investors Service revised the Burlington International Airport outlook to positive and affirmed the Airport’s […]

South Burlington councilors seek ‘seat at table’ on airport noise

Two councilors spoke up at a meeting of their Burlington counterparts, with one asking how they’d feel if South Burlington owned 800 acres on the edge of downtown Burlington.

Amid uncertainty over federal funding, Scott touts senior housing project

President Donald Trump said Monday that the Community Development Block Grant program, which supports housing and other projects in Vermont, will be on the chopping block.

South Burlington votes down school budget

South Burlington incumbents returned to offices; Winooski newcomer Eric Covey ousts City Council incumbent Robert Millar.

WATCH LIVE: Chittenden County Town Meeting Results

Channel 17 will broadcast live town meeting coverage starting at 7 pm on Tuesday.