It’s estimated that the state
will need to raise roughly $30 million in new transportation revenue in
order to pull down the maximum amount of federal funds and there are several
revenue options being considered at the Statehouse.
Leaders from Eastern Canada and New England are gathering in Burlington today for the annual Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers. Governor Peter Shumlin speaks with VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb.
Bellows Falls residents are concerned that since the closing of the
Vilas Bridge in 2009, the decreased flow of traffic into their community has been hurting local businesses and causing traffic
Select Board is
planning to make over the entrance to the central Vermont resort town along Route 4 and Route 100. The goal, town officials say, is to create "a true
sense of arrival" to the biggest ski area of the east.
in Dummerston will have to wait a little longer for repairs to a landmark
covered bridge over the West River. Officials have had to put the
work on the 140-year-old covered bridge out to bid again.