Tag Archives: Casella Waste Systems

February 17, 2016

Sooner or later, climate change economy will happen

Editor’s note: This commentary is by Joe Fusco, who is a vice president of Casella Waste Systems Inc. He served as a member of the Vermont Climate Change Economy Council. He is also co-chair of the Advisory Board for the University of Vermont’s MBA…

News Briefs
November 30, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Hundreds hired for the holidays

The week after Thanksgiving and the remainder leading up to Christmas are the busiest time of year for the Vermont Country Store in Clarendon. To fill all those holiday orders the store hires more than 500 additional employees,…

News Briefs
November 11, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Changing of the guard

With Rutland Police Lt. Kevin Geno scheduled to retire in February, Sgt. Matthew Prouty is lined up for promotion to lieutenant and patrol division commander.

Prepping for winter

Like so many other improvements at the Vermont Farmers Food…

News Briefs
October 22, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Downtown economic picture is encouraging

Foot traffic is up in downtown Rutland, according to the Rutland Regional Planning Commission, 73 percent higher during a week in November 2014 than it had been two years before — 8,765 compared to 5,052. Other numbers…