Tag Archives: Vermont League of Cities and Towns

News Briefs
December 4, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Rutland City

Where does the water go?

About half the water the Rutland city water plant treats seems to disappear. Of the average 2 million gallons of drinking water the city processes every day, only about half appears on billing statements, Public…

Op - Ed
October 29, 2015

Marijuana legalization and our children

New report outlines the impacts

By Julia Purdy

At its Town Meeting in Killington recently, the Vermont League of Cities and Towns came out in opposition to the legalization of recreational marijuana in Vermont. Apparently they have read the latest report, “The Legalization of Marijuana…

News Briefs
October 16, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Dam removal urged

Claiming that most of the 200 dams in Vermont that do not appear to have a current use are thus “deadbeats,” the Nature Conservancy of Vermont plans to urge their removal after first developing a data-rich map ranking and prioritizing the dams…

News Briefs
October 8, 2015

VLCT hosts Town Fair 2015 at the Killington Grand

KILLINGTON — On Thursday, Oct. 8, the Vermont League of Cities and Towns (VLCT) will host Town Fair 2015 and its annual meeting at the Killington Grand Resort in Killington, Vt. More than 500 local officials, VLCT staff and board members, and vendors from around…