Burlington Democrats


Judy Stephany


Burlington City Councilors offer insights and take comments on the workings of local city government.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-07-20
Format: 2019-07-20
General Updates on State and City Democrats and a Look at Presidential Elections - 07/10/2019
Andrew Champagne holds the floor for the Burlington Democrats with general updates on party politics in local, state and national elections.
Municipal Update - 06/12/2019
Sam Donnelly, Chair of BTV Democrats, is joined by Asfar Basha, President of UVM Democrats, and R. Christopher DiMezzo, Spokesperson of Vermont Democratic Party, to discuss what is currently happening with the party and things to look forward...
Municipal Update - 05/08/2019
Councilor Adam Roof, Ward 8, and Andrew Champagne, Assistant Treasurer with the Burlington Democrats, give a run down of the latest municipal news including water resourcing staff reorganization, the new make-up of the Burlington City Council, and...
Burlington City Update - 04/10/2019
Sam Donnelly, Democrat Youth Activist, sits down with Franklin Paulino, Burlington City Councilor, North District, and Olivia Pena, Ward 1 Chair, Burlington Democratic Party, to discuss issues facing the community.
Burlington High School Debate Team - 03/13/2019
City Councilor Joan Shannon, South District is joined by Jackson Elder and Julia Shannon-Grillo from Burlington High School's Debate Team.
City Updates - 01/09/2019
City Councilor Joan Shannon, South District, and City Councilor Richard Deane, East District, discuss the latest from City Hall.
Updates from Jill Krowinski and Andrew Champagne - 11/14/2018
Burlington Democrats Assistant Treasurer Andrew Champagne is joined by Rep. for D-Chitt 6-3 and House Majority Leader Jill Krowinski to update viewers on the goings on in Burlington and Vermont.
Updates from Councilor Chip Mason - 09/12/2018
Councilor Chip Mason, D - Ward 5, discuss local goings-on.
Church Street Marketplace and More - 08/08/2018
Councilor Adam Roof and Director of the Church Street Marketplace Ron Redmond discuss local politics and goings on.
Updates from City Council - Trees, Zoning, Budgets and the Lake - 06/13/2018
Councilor Richard Deane, East District, and Councilor Adam Roof, Ward 8, sit down to discuss the latest from the Burlington City Council. Topics include the Ad-Hoc Committee on City Hall Park Redesign, Inclusionary Zoning Rewrite, City Budget, Lake...
DPW Spring and Summer Projects - 05/09/2018
Burlington City Councilor Joan Shannon, South District, and Chapin Spencer, Director of the Burlington Department of Public Works, discuss the DPW Spring and Summer projects.
City Council Updates - 04/11/2018
Councilor Adam Roof, I-Ward 8 and Councilor Richard Deane, D-East District discuss local issues.
City Hall Park Renovation - 03/14/2018
Cindy Wight, Director of Burlington Parks, Recreation, & Waterfront, joins Joan Shannon, South District City Councilor, and Chip Mason, Ward 5 City Councilor, to address the recent discussions involving the renovation of...
What's New in Burlington? - 01/10/2018
Ward 5 City Councilor Chip Mason and Ward 6 City Councilor Karen Paul discuss what's new in Burlington.
Public Safety and Housing - 12/13/2017
State Representative from the New North End Jean O'Sullivan and Ward 8 Burlington City Councilor Adam Roof discuss issues for the city and state around housing and public welfare and the relationship between both legislative entities.

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