Tag Archives: town

Local News
May 18, 2017

Proctor voters to weigh fate of town manager position

By Lee J. Kahrs, The Reporter

PROCTOR—The question of whether or not to continue employing a town manager in Proctor will go back to the voters next month.

A group of Proctor residents secured a petition with more than 5 percent of the required voter…

News Briefs
April 19, 2017

Killington town clerk recognized

Killington’s town clerk Lucrecia Wonser has earned a Master Municipal Clerk (MMC) designation from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC). The MMC is one of the two professional designations granted by IIMC. To qualify for entrance into the Master Municipal Clerk Academy (MMCA), which…

Letter
March 27, 2017

Town meetings aren’t what they used to be

Dear Editor, Much has changed as I attended the town and school informational meetings for my 47th year as a resident of Killington. In the olden days years ago hundreds of residents took the day off to review the reports and future of our town….

News Briefs
March 16, 2017

Shrewsbury town offices burglarized

Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the Shrewsbury town offices early Monday morning. Vermont State Police said a Shrewsbury town employee entered the building at approximately 6:05 a.m., and encountered a male subject inside the office who fled the area on foot. The…

Local News
March 15, 2017

Act 46 votes yield mixed results for Rutland County

By Evan Johnson 

On Town Meeting Day last week, voters in Rutland County passed successful merger votes for the Addison Rutland district, while voting down mergers in Rutland Central and Rutland Southwest. Of the 10 school district merger votes around the state, six were approved.

Local News
March 1, 2017

Roundup: Town Meetings 2017

By Stephen Seitz

With Town Meeting Tuesday, March 7, for most area towns, here is a round up of some of the questions voters in the area will be asked to decide.

Killington: Killington voters will be asked to approve a $4.5 million budget. Also…

Local News
February 1, 2017

Killington Town Meeting warned

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—The Killington Select Board has warned its 2017 town meeting agenda with a number of elected positions to fill, budgets to approve and additional articles. Voters will elect nine town officers, including a Select Board member, moderator, town clerk, lister, grand juror,…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 22, 2016

Santa Claus is coming to town

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m.—RUTLAND—Santa Claus is, in fact, coming to town. On Nov. 26, Santa joins the community of Rutland for the official downtown Christmas tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. in Depot Park, at the corner of Merchants Row and Center Street. This…