Tag Archives: Patty McGrath

Local News
February 27, 2019

‘ Same goals, different perspectives ’

Two Killington Select Board candidates vie for seat

By Curt Peterson

KILLINGTON—A dozen hardy souls braved a whiteout snowstorm Monday, Feb. 25, to hear the two candidates for Killington Select Board’s one open seat answer questions.

Mike Coppinger, executive director of the Killington…

Local News
January 16, 2019

Finneron and McGrath weigh in on Killington budget

By Polly Mikula

Towns across the state are putting final touches on their budgets and articles in preparation for the Town Meeting Day vote, March 5.

In Killington, the town is bracing for what is likely going to be a fairly significant municipal tax rate…

Local News
August 29, 2018

Killington turns down solar power agreement

By Julia Purdy

KILLINGTON—The long-awaited power purchase agreement with AllEarth Solar of Williston was scuttled on a 2-1 vote at the Killington Select Board meeting Aug. 20. Board members Steve Finneron and Jim Haff voted against; Patty McGrath voted for. Finneron said he thinks there…

Local News
August 15, 2018

Killington Select Board hesitates on solar

By Julia Purdy

KILLINGTON—Obstacles are multiplying for the town’s installation of 15 solar trackers.

The Killington Select Board discussed the actual cost per kilowatt-hour; the wisdom of taking on long-term debt in which the savings in electric bills would not be felt for some time;…

Local News
February 14, 2018

Killington Select Board candidates outline platforms

By Polly Lynn Mikula KILLINGTON— Three candidates will face off for the open seat on Killington’s three-person Select Board. Jay Hickory, Kelly Lange and Jim Haff are all running to replace Chris Bianchi, who is not seeking re-election. Chuck Claffey, had originally submitted a petition…

October 5, 2016

Calling for a return to the “Three Rs”

Dear Editor, Yes, I was a teacher in a former life, but no, I am not talking “Reading, ‘Riting and ‘Rithmatic.” I speak for Rights, Responsibility and Respect. Jim Haff and his (so called) Justice League have been paying for spots in the Mountain Times…

June 10, 2016

To Rose Kennedy: please drop the ridiculous charges against Mosher

Dear Editor,

It is very dismaying to see the charges State’s Attorney Rose Kennedy has filed against Craig Mosher. Kennedy, please drop these ridiculous charges. They are not only an undeserved and malicious attack on a very upstanding citizen, but an insult to every resident…

February 24, 2016

Truth in numbers

Dear Editor,

I have read and studied in detail Mr. Haff’s interpretation of the town report numbers and his plan for the town. There is so much lack of accuracy and misinformation. Town report numbers from past years show it was Mr. Haff’s…

February 17, 2016

Haff time: my plan

By Jim Haff, Killington Candidate for Select Board

My plan is to once again get our town back to running the core departments of our municipality, which include highway/roads, recreation, library, fire safety and police. Included in recreation should be maintaining our golf…