What's Up Williston



Erik Wells hosts a monthly look at what's new in Williston, Vermont.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2022-01-27
Format: 2022-01-27
Taft Corners Project - 03/17/2021
Host Erik Wells discusses Williston's form based code project for Taft Corners with Planning Director Matt Boulanger this month as What's Up Williston returns over Zoom. The Town is preparing to launch an interactive public engagement...
The I-89 Study - 02/10/2020
David Saladino, Managing Director of VHB, joins host Erik Wells to discuss the Chittenden County I-89 2020 study. Later, they take a look at upcoming events and happenings around town in the Community Notebook.
Discussing Repairs to the Muddy Brook Temporary Bridge - 01/03/2020
This month Jon Olin from Hoyle, Tanner & Associates, Inc. joins host Erik Wells to discuss the repair work on the temporary bridge spanning the Muddy Brook that connects Marshall Ave. to Kimball Ave. in South Burlington. The banks of the brook...
Home Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness - 12/05/2019
This month Senior Firefighter Prescott Nadeau returns to the program to discuss home fire safety and emergency preparedness. Later, host Erik Wells takes an inside look at the Williston Town Clock and shares what is going in around Town in the...
Police Update and the Old Brick Church Music Series - 10/04/2019
This month Police Chief Patrick Foley joins host Erik Wells to share the latest news from the Williston Police Department. Later, David Yandell and Keith Gaylord stop by to preview the upcoming 12th season of the Old Brick Church Music Series.
The 251 Club and Public Works Update - 09/09/2019
This month Nancy and Ken Stone join host Erik Wells to share their story of visiting every Vermont Town as members of the 251 Club. In the new book "251 Vermont Vistas," Nancy, a retired Williston art teacher, chronicled the couple’s...
Green Mountain Transit Update - 07/29/2019
This month Chapin Kaynor, Williston’s Commissioner to the Green Mountain Transit Board, joins host Erik Wells to discuss the services provided by the regional bus service, transit issue areas, and innovations to explore in the coming years....
Champlain Water District Operations & Library Update - 06/07/2019
This month Jim Fay and Joe Duncan from the Champlain Water District join host Erik Wells to provide a look at the district’s operations and explore the process the water takes from Lake Champlain to homes and businesses in Williston. Later,...
Preparing for Gardening Season - 05/09/2019
This month's show helps prepare you for the gardening season. First, Lauren Layn from the Chittenden Solid Waste District joins host Erik Wells to discuss and demonstrate how to compost at home. Later, UVM Extension Master Gardeners and...
The Future of the Newly Owned Catamount Center and the Growth of Taft Corners - 04/08/2019
This month Catamount Outdoor Family Center Operations Manager Tag Carpenter joins host Erik Wells to provide an overview of the activities offered at the Center and discusses the Town’s recent purchase of the property as a new community forest...
Learning about the Chittenden County Opioid Alliance and Gearing up for Spring with Recreation & Parks - 03/13/2019
This month Chittenden County Opioid Alliance Executive Director Christine Johnson joins host Erik Wells to discuss the program’s work and share information about the upcoming community forum in Williston on April 10th that will focus on...
The Budgeting Process - 02/21/2019
Host Erik Wells is joined by Rick McGuire, Williston Town Manager, to discuss the budgeting process.
Winter Health & Safety - 01/09/2019
This month, Erik Wells sits down with Williston Senior Firefighter Prescott Nadeau to discuss fire safety and emergency preparedness during the winter months. Afterward, Eric Place from the Rehab Gym stops by to explain the benefits of maintaining a...
The Chief of Police and a Look at Sustainable Williston - 11/08/2018
Host Erik Wells talks with Williston Police Chief Patrick Foley and Lynn Blevins of Sustainable Williston.
Age Well, Williston Central School Renovations, and the Old Brick Church Music Series - 09/13/2018
Erica Marks, Age Well Director of Volunteer Services, joins host Erik Wells to discuss the services available through the organization's work in our region. This month also features a look at the recently completed renovations at Williston...