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Local Matters: Champlain Water District 02/07/2014

Champlain Water District General Manager Jim Fay shares insights into the utility's work and plans for the future.

Burlington Ward 6 NPA Meeting 02/06/2014

Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's seven Wards to encourage citizen participation in City government. Working as neighborhood advocacy groups, Neighborhood Planning Assemblies help improve communication between the citizens of Burlington and City government through regular meetings scheduled in each Ward. Ward 6 meets the first Thursday of the month. Meeting place: Greek Orthodox Church 600 South Willard Street.

The State of Chittenden County - 2013 ECOS Report 01/31/2014

The Chittenden County ECOS Partnership releases the first edition of the ECOS Annual Report, a report on the state of Chittenden County. This report provides over 80 indicators that track the progress of Chittenden County against the ECOS goals related to the Economy, Environment, Quality of Place, and Community. The ECOS Plan is the regional plan for Chittenden County including the metropolitan transportation plan and comprehensive economic development strategy.

Burlington CEDO Show: Waterfront Investments 01/27/2014

 Brian Pine, Assistand Director, Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization is joined by Kirsten Merriman Shapiro, Special Projects Manager and Nate Wildfire, Assistant Director for Economic Development to discuss Waterfront investments that will be on the March ballot. ( http://burlingtonvt.gov/CT/Elections/ ) Burlington CEDO Office's monthly show.

Burlington Wards 4 & 7 NPA Meeting 01/22/2014

Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's seven Wards to empower citizen participation in City government. Working as neighborhood advocacy groups, Neighborhood Planning Assemblies facilitate communication between the citizens of Burlington and city government through regular meetings scheduled in each Ward. Wards 4 & 7 meet the third Tuesday of the month. Meeting place: Robert E. Miller Community Center 130 Gosse Court.

More on Redistricting: http://www.burlingtonvt.gov/CityCouncil/Ward-Redistricting/

Chittenden Solid Waste District 01/22/2014

Chittenden Solid Waste District's mission is to provide efficient, economical, and environmentally sound management of solid waste generated by residents and businesses within its member towns and cities of Chittenden County. 

Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebrations: Sharon Robinson 01/19/2014

The Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center hosts Sharon Robinson, daughter of sports and civil rights legend Jackie Robinson as keynote for the annual MLK celebration, including a special tribute to Nelson Mandela.

Sharon Robinson is the educational consultant for Major League Baseball. She manages Breaking Barriers: In Sports, In Life
a baseball-themed national character education curriculum that helps empower students to face obstacles in their lives. The program includes a national essay contest for students in grades 4-9 and throughout MLB's RBI program. Each year, thousands of students write an essay about how they used the values demonstrated by Jackie Robinson to overcome their challenges. Essay winners are celebrated in their schools and in Major League ballparks. Since 1997, the program has reached over 22 million students and 2.9 million educators.

Burlington Ward 5 NPA Meeting 01/16/2014

Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's seven Wards to empower citizen participation in City government. Working as neighborhood advocacy groups, Neighborhood Planning Assemblies facilitate communication between the citizens of Burlington and city government through regular meetings scheduled in each Ward.

Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission 01/15/2014

The Chittenden County Regional Planning Organization (CCRPC) promotes cooperation among the 19 municipalities of the Chittenden County region.

Under the Dome: Vermont State House Coverage - Introduction of Rebecca Holcombey - Secretary of Education 01/09/2014

Vermont State House Coverage - Introduction of Rebecca Holcombey - Secretary of Education

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