Neighborhoods

Nadando Contra la Corriente con Justicia Migrante: Episodio 2 01/05/2017

Enrique Balcazar, organizador comunitario de Justicia Migrante, habla de temas relevantes de Vermont a Mexico. Incluye entrevista con un trabajador en la industria lechera, noticias sobre ciudades santuarios en Vermont, y plática sobre el gasolinazo en Mexico.

Enrique Balcazar, community organizer at Migrant Justice, discusses relevant news from Vermont to Mexico. Program includes an interview with an immigrant dairy worker in Vermont, news about sanctuary cities in the state, and a discussion about petroleum protests in Mexico.

For more information visit: http://migrantjustice.net/

Burlington Board of Police Commissioners 12/27/2016

The Burlington Police Commissioners meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Burlington Police Department Community Room, 1 North Avenue. There is a Public Forum at the beginning of each meeting where members of the public may address the Commission.

Meetings are noticed via the Burlington Police Department website, the City of Burlington website, and via local media. If a meeting is cancelled, postponed, or rescheduled, information will be on the BPD website, the City website, and via local media. When possible, a sign will also be posted on the Administrative entrance door to BPD. 

The latest approved Police Commission Meeting Minutes and Upcoming Meeting Agendas are posted on their website at: https://www.burlingtonvt.gov/police

Hacking Into Laboratory B 12/22/2016

A look at Burlington's community hackerspace, Laboratory B

Preservation Burlington: End of the Year Review 12/22/2016

Hosts Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann review the year for Preservation Burlington and talk about plans for 2017.

More information on Preservation Burlington

Liisa Reimann Rivera - Originally from England, Liisa has lived in Burlington since 2006. She earned her Master's in Historic Preservation from the University of Vermont and is a principal with Blue Brick Preservation. Liisa lives in a 1954 ranch house, whose historic wooden windows she thinks are of a genius design seldom seen since, in Burlington's New North End. Liisa's passions include historic industrial buildings, firehouses and little-known builder-architects of the vernacular landscape.

Ron Wanamaker - Ron has been a member of the Board since 2007 and has served as Vice President and President. A passionate preservationist, he continues to serve on the Education Committee for Preservation Burlington and is also a member of Burlington’s Design Advisory Board. A contractor since 1988, he has lived and worked in Burlington since 1998 and managed Wanamaker Restoration as well as Champlain Valley Millworks.

Burlington Public Works Commission 12/21/2016

The Burlington Public Works Commission represents the citizens of Burlington in determining and demanding appropriate departmental performance.

For more information contact Chapin Spencer at (802) 863-9094.

Normal meeting date is the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Burlington Ward 1 and Ward 8 NPA Meeting 12/14/2016

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 1 & 8 meet the second Wednesday of the month.

Meeting place: McClure Lobby Conference Room, FAHC/UVM Medical Center

Williston Development Review Board 12/13/2016

The Williston DRB consists of a seven member Board appointed by the Selectboard for staggered three year terms. This Board is responsible for reviewing and approving all proposed development projects. This includes conditional use, variance, site plan, and subdivision approvals. The Board also reviews Certificates of Appropriateness as recommended by the Historical Preservation Committee.

Keep BT Local Annual Meeting 12/12/2016

Keep BT Local holds their Annual Meeting at Champlain Senior Center in Burlington, Vermont.

Fore more information visit: http://www.keepbtlocal.com/

Essex Planning Commission 12/08/2016

Essex Planning Commission meetings are all held at the Town Offices at 81 Main Street in Essex Junction, in the downstairs conference room on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. The public is always welcome, and the meetings start promptly at 6:30 PM. If special accommodations are needed please call (802) 878-1343.

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