Jessica Oski, of Sirotkin & Necrason will join Common Good Vermont for a Legislative Preview 2014. We'll look at the major issues being faced by the Vermont Legislature and how they impact Vermont nonprofits when the session resumes in January.
Paul Fleckenstein, a member of the Stop the F-35 Coalition, shares reactions and steps the coalition plans after this week's announcement by the Air Force of deploying 18 F-35A Fighter jets to Burlington by 2020.
School Board Commissioner and Chair of the Finance Committee Keith Pillsbury, is joined by Superintendent Jeanne Collins and Senior Director of Finance David Larcombe to discuss the FY'15 Budget. For more information visit the district web site: www.bsdvt.org
Host Lori Fisher of the Lake Champlain Committee is joined by Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner David Mears to discuss the the new phosphorus plan that is under development by the EPA for the Lake Champlain Basin, referred to as a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL). Comments on the Draft Plan can be submitted by 4:30pm on Friday, January 17, 2014 to:
Kari Dolan, Manager, Ecosystem Restoration Program Department of Environmental Conservation Watershed Management Division 1 National Life Drive, Main 2 Montpelier, VT 05620-3522 Kari [dot] Dolan [at] state [dot] vt [dot] us
All written or electronic comments MUST include your name and organization that you are representing, if applicable, in order to be considered.
Co-Hosts Stauch Blaise and Marigo Farr, speak with Kelly McLemore, Volunteer Coordinator with Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf, Nathan Blaise of Randolp and Merry Gerrish of Bennington, on the issue of hunger and food access in Vermont.
Community members, Peter Garritano, Sandy Baird, Charles Simpson, Mannie Lionni and Marc Estrin continue their roundtable conversation, this show dealing with America's autoritarian personality and the notion of exceptionalism?
Pam Favreau, Director of Vermont Tenants Incorporated, speaks with Maribeth Seaman, Housing Advocate with Chittenden Community Action at CVOEO, and Gillian Franks, Financial Educator with CVOEO's Financial Futures Program, on the new CVOEO 'Rent Right Program'.
Focussing on housing programs of Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity. Fair Housing Project (FHP): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, referrals, education and outreach, enforcement, and information regarding Housing Discrimination issues. Mobile Home Project (MHP): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, tenant organizing, referrals, counseling, and information for Manufactured Home Owners who are renting lots - especially those in Mobile Home Parks. Vermont Tenants (VTI): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, organizing, advice, tenant counseling, training, and information regarding Residential Tenancy.