A night out for Bissonette Recreation Area

To the Editor: Tickets are now on sale for the sixth annual fundraiser for the multi-purpose fields in Hinesburg. This local party takes place on Friday, Jan. 4, at the Old Lantern in Charlotte. You can purchase your tickets online by going to hinesburgrec.com, at the Rec office at the Hinesburg Town Hall, from Kristy at… Read More »

Develop Lot 1 ahead of Lot 15

To the Editor: Recently in The Citizen there was an article about the meeting Responsible Growth Hinesburg held at Carpenter Carse about Lot 15. In it, the author states, “The citizen group wants to persuade town officials that a majority of townspeople want a space in the village for gatherings and recreation.” Wayne Maceyka, a… Read More »

Support for Hannaford supermarket

To the Editor: I would like to add my voice in support of Dawn Francis’ recent post to the Front Porch Forum opposing the idea of future public facilities for Lot 15. I believe everything Dawn wrote. As a 25-plus year resident of Hinesburg, I want to see Hannaford build on Lot 15. Although I… Read More »

Working with applicant could mean public use and grocery store

To the Editor: As Hinesburg contemplates acquiring Lot 15 in Commerce Park by eminent domain for public facilities, as well as whether the commercial development potential should be restricted by the Official Map, I recommend that we: • Prioritize our limited resources • Enable the highest and best use on Lot 15 • Accept Hannaford’s proposal for… Read More »

Toys for Kids needs holiday donations

To the Editor: Thousands of Vermont kids are living below the poverty level and at Christmas, they would not have a “good toy day” if not for the efforts of Toys for Kids, a 100 percent volunteer, nonprofit program. Coordinated by the Marine Corps League, Toys for Kids is the largest Christmas toy collection program… Read More »

Food drive efforts appreciated

To the Editor: A special thank you to the Hinesburg Fire Department and Hinesburg Police Department for their efforts on their eighth annual food drive for the Hinesburg Community Resource Center Food Shelf. They raised $716 and 719 pounds of food in the pouring rain. We appreciate their efforts in our community every day and… Read More »

Rep. Yantachka thanks voters for support

To the Editor: I am extremely honored to once again have the opportunity to serve my community of Charlotte and our neighbors in southwest Hinesburg as their representative in Montpelier. As a member of the House Energy & Technology Committee, I will continue working for a clean environment, renewable energy, faster internet access, and a… Read More »