Neighborhoods

Burlington Ward 1 and Ward 8 NPA Meeting 10/12/2016

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

Coalition for a Livable City Update on the Mall/Town Center Project 10/11/2016

Coalition for a Livable City Update on the Mall/Town Center Project with Genese Grill, Charles Simpson, and Steve Goodkind.

For more information visit: http://coalitionforalivablecity.blogspot.com/

Williston Development Review Board 10/11/2016

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.

Burlington Ward 6 NPA Meeting 10/06/2016

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. Ward 6 meets the first Thursday of the month.

Meeting place: Greek Orthodox Church 600 South Willard Street

FOCUS: The Continuing Crisis in Vermont Courts with Retired Judge Ben Joseph 10/05/2016

Judge Ben Joseph informs us that Vermont spends less on its judiciary system than almost every state in the Union. Delays in the disposition of cases are causing lawyers all over Vermont to avoid the courts. Vermont judicial spending is less than 1% of the state budget. Governor Shumlin has tried to shrink the judicial system and caseloads impacting the most vulnerable children and adults are growing. Trial courts can't keep up with spousal abuse, stalking, and opiate related cases because of the shrinking judicial system.

ECOS in Action: Chittenden County Active Transportation Plan 09/30/2016

Co-Hosts Peter Keating and Beth Isler discuss the Chittenden County Active Transportation Plan.
 
For more information visit: ECOS is a project of the CCRPC.

The 'Y' Connection: The 'Y' Connection 09/29/2016

Host Jan Riordan, Y Volunteer speaks with Doug Bishop Director of Communications, Greater Burlington YMCA, Sara Robertson-Ryan, Greater Burlington YMCA School Age Director and Sarah Keveson, NorthCountry Federal Credit Union.

 

More information on the Y: www.gbymca.org

 

The Y: We're for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

In the World of Winooski: Winooski Girl Scouts Troop 30167 09/28/2016

Mayor Seth Leonard speaks with Winooski Girl Scouts Troop Leaders Sarah McGowan-Freije and Kristen Ryan and Winooski Girl Scouts Troop 30167: Emily F., Abby, Ellie, Olivia, Aubree, Kathryn, and Emily B.

For more information: www.winooskivt.org or Follow on Facebook

Burlington Ward 4 and Ward 7 NPA Meeting 09/28/2016

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 4 & 7 meet the fourth Wednesday of the month.

Meeting place: Robert E. Miller Community Center 130 Gosse Court.

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