Everything fits in new Hinesburg town garage

Everything fits in new Hinesburg town garage

By MADELINE HUGHES The sun shone down on the new six-bay town garage on Saturday morning. The parking lot was full as dozens of Hinesburg residents gathered to celebrate the garage’s grand opening. Inside, children and parents milled around looking at the gleaming highway equipment, and friends and neighbors chatted about the accomplishment. “We’d like… Read More »

Hinesburg brainstorms ‘Lot 15’ options

Hinesburg brainstorms  ‘Lot 15’ options

By MADELINE HUGHES Tonight Responsible Growth Hinesburg is hosting an event to consider possible future uses for the corner of Commerce Park, the site of a proposed Hannaford supermarket. For 10 years, the Maine-based grocer has tried to move ahead with plans for a store in the heart of Hinesburg village, but regulatory and legal… Read More »

Group asks state to expand investigation of Vermont Gas pipeline construction

By XANDER LANDEN VTDIGGER.ORG Opponents of a 41-mile Vermont Gas pipeline that runs between Middlebury and Colchester – and through Hinesburg – are asking state regulators to expand their investigation into the line’s construction. In a motion filed with the Public Utility Commission last week, James Dumont, an attorney representing residents in Monkton and Hinesburg,… Read More »

School resource officer contract closer to hire

By MADELINE HUGHES The Champlain Valley Union School District’s plans to hire its first school resource officer moved along Tuesday when the Shelburne Selectboard reviewed details of the contract that will put a Shelburne police officer in that role. The contract needs review by the town attorney before the police department will hire the individual.… Read More »