Three years ago the Vermont State Legislature unanimously passed the Vermont Universal Recycling law (Act 148), and its first major recycling milestone starts today—July 1, 2015.
Registered voters of the Town of Bristol will vote Tuesday, July 7, at Holley Hall from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., on a $3.19 million bond to build a new fire station and purchase 9.03 acres of land located on West Street.
Independence Day and other July events
Things to do starting July 4 around the Middlebury-Brandon-Rutland-Killington region
An apparent pipeline break, located near the Dunkin' Donuts shop in downtown Middlebury, accidentally pumped thousands of gallons of water onto Court Street (U.S. Route 7) at approximately 9:39 a.m. June 26.
Green Mountain Power officials are encouraging customers to be aware of electrical safety as the forecast is predicting two rounds of strong thunderstorms that could cause damage and outages Tuesday.
At approximately 8 p.m. June 10, the Vermont State Police was contacted by the Kansas Highway Patrol about an incident possibly involving murder suspect Jason Kendall of Windsor, who is being sought for second-degree murder in the homicide of Molly Helland.
Law enforcement authorities expanded the search for two convicted New York killers to Vermont.
The pair of escaped killers who escaped from a maximum security prison last weekend may have slipped into Vermont, said officials on Wednesday.
Hundreds of law enforcement officials poured into the countryside this morning in an effort to root out the escaped killers, who remain at large.
On June 2, at approximately 8:40 p.m., troopers of the Vermont State Police New Haven State Police Barracks responded to a report of a single motor vehicle accident with injuries located at 5371 U.S. Route 7 in Ferrisburgh.
Congratulations to Stephen Santor, a resident of Leiceter and Middlebury College employee. Santor won the 2015 Vermont Eagle Grand Prize. He found the $1,000 certificate in the hollow of a tree located in Monkton.
Vermont Watchdog Report
Officials in Rutland just want to fix a failing road at an affordable price. They might not be able to, if complete streets advocates get their way. According to leaders at the city’s Department of Public Works, Dorr Drive should be rebuilt as is.
Vermont Watchdog Report
An investigation into fraudulent applications for Vermont driver’s privilege cards has spread to foreign countries, according to the commissioner of the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles.
Vermont State Police detectives arrived on the scene of another armed bank robbery in Waitsfield at the Northfield Savings Bank.
Sources say announcement today
According to various sources, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)will announce that he is running for President of the United States as a Democrat.