News Archive

On May 25, the Trustees held a work session on Essex Junction Independence. The following is what was discussed.  

The Trustees reviewed a draft of the charter for the city of Essex Junction.  The Trustees agreed to keep the charter very similar to the current Village charter.  They agreed to a council-manager form of government with five City Councilors elected at-large, serving three-year terms. 

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Bernie Fleury, Assistant Chief Operator of the Essex Junction wastewater facility has been nominated by his peers and recognized with the 2021 GMEA Vermont Operator Excellence – Wastewater Award for his service in 2020.  This award was unanimous approved by the GMWEA board and will be virtually presented at their Online conference May 21, 2021.

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The Essex/Westford Community Bike Fix & Swap is an event hosted by Essex CHIPS and supported by the Essex Junction Bike/Walk Advisory Committee and Essex Junction Recreation and Parks. This event offers an opportunity for youth and their families to donate, swap, or fix their bikes before the ideal summer bike-riding weather hits.

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Tuesday, May 25th will mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd. 

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The safety and reliability of Vermont’s electric transmission system depends on effective maintenance of VELCO’s electric transmission structures to ensure they can continue to serve Vermont’s energy needs.

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