Obituaries

Peter D. Baldwin – Hinesburg Peter D. Baldwin, 68, passed away peacefully Nov. 22, 2014, at home after a lengthy illness. He was born Dec. 28, 1945, the son of Lyle and Myrtle (Carter) of Hinesburg. He grew up on the family farm in Hinesburg, where he developed an appreciation for the outdoors. Young Peter… Read More »

Garden Club hosts 5th Annual Holiday Tea

Join the Burlington Garden Club for its 5th Annual Holiday Tea on Thursday, Dec. 4 from 2-4pm at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington. A formal tea with savories, tea sandwiches, and finger desserts will be served. Club members have been creating many handmade items, a variety of artistic notecards, baked items, potted amaryllis,… Read More »

CSWD seeks public input on Solid Waste Implementation Plan

The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) is rewriting its Solid Waste Implementation Plan (SWIP) to comply with the State of Vermont’s Materials Management Plan (MMP). The MMP contains performance standards, including those focused on implementing Act 148 (Vermont’s universal recycling and composting law), that each solid waste entity must meet to achieve the following goals:… Read More »

Letters to the Editor

Hinesburg trails committee chair urges residents to support scoping study I would like to provide a correction and some amplification to The Citizen’s coverage of my presentation to the Hinesburg Selectboard on Nov. 17. As yet, there are no “plans to begin a scoping study on the land offered to the town by David Carse.”… Read More »

Hinesburg DRB inches closer to town rec fields creation

By Gail Callahan The creation of town recreation fields inched closer as the Hinesburg Development Review Board (DRB) began its review of the current application (Sketch Plan Version 2) for Haystack Crossing, an 84-acre undeveloped property south of Shelburne Falls Road on the west side of Route 116, proposed by Blackrock Construction. The current application… Read More »

Shopping in Charlotte and Hinesburg with Chea

Shopping in Charlotte  and Hinesburg with Chea

By Chea Waters Evans Did you think we were finished? There’s so much more to discover about shopping locally, and so many more unique items to keep our local economy going. Show your friends and family that you care enough about them to hand-select the perfect gift. Vermont Smoke and Cure I was not the… Read More »

Hinesburg’s indoor farmers’ market returns Saturday United Church of Hinesburg Bazaar on tap too

A cornucopia of goodies, crafts, and farm produce start off the holiday season for shoppers when the traditional gathering of vendors sets up shop in Hinesburg’s Town Hall Saturday, Nov. 22 from 9am-1pm. Sponsored by the Hinesburg Lions Club, the doors open wide promptly at 9am to entice early celebrants in to check out this… Read More »

Hinesburg residents reminded about water main flushing

The water mains throughout the Hinesburg water system will be flushed between 8:30am and 4:30pm on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 24 and Nov. 25. Residents can expect discolored water, so use care with laundry and run water until it clears after 4:30pm. Discolored water does not pose a health risk. Please direct questions about the… Read More »