Tag Archives: Dollar General

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Dollar General opposition charges harassment

By Lani Duke

Poultney Properties LLC has been harassing Poultney resident Neil Vreeland and his wife, Vreeland complained in a motion for protective order and extraordinary relief filed in Environmental Court Jan. 14, according to meeting minutes. Vreeland believes he is targeted for his opposition…

Local News
July 25, 2018

Dollar General approved with conditions

By Julia Purdy

PITTSFORD—In a process that began in November 2017, a developer has received Conditional Use Permit No. 17-38 from the Pittsford Zoning Board of Appeals to build a Dollar General store in the north end of the village. The board’s unanimous…

Pittsford residents versus Dollar General: Round five
April 4, 2018

Pittsford residents versus Dollar General: Round five

By Julia Purdy

PITTSFORD—The fourth Zoning Board of Adjustment hearing on the application to build a Dollar General store on Plains Road in Pittsford village convened Monday, March 26, in two segments: a site visit and a presentation indoors at the Lothrop School gym. Both…

Local News
March 21, 2018

Pittsford residents challenge Dollar General plans

By Julia Purdy

PITTSFORD—Since 2016, Pittsford BTS Retail LLC has been trying to gain approval to build a Dollar General store in the north end of the village, on Plains Road. BTS’ latest attempt was its third hearing before the Zoning Board of Adjustment in…

State News
June 7, 2017

State penalizes Dollar General for price scanner violations

In response to 47 separate price scanner violations, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets has issued more than $210,000 in penalties to Dollar General stores in the state since 2013, including $24,000 in penalties this year. Agency inspectors have observed repeated pricing inaccuracies,…

Local News
October 5, 2016

Dollar General hearing held in Pittford

Citizens voice concerns PITTSFORD—On Sept. 27 at 9 a.m., following a site inspection, the Environmental Commission of the Natural Resources Board held a warned hearing in the meeting room of the Pittsford town offices to discuss a Dollar General store proposed for the parcel at…