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MIDDLEBURY | Downtown Middlebury has received a $100,000 taxpayer grant from the Vermont Downtown Development Board for a new Amtrak passenger train railroad platform and associated parking spaces. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES | Thanks to an allocation of $2.2 million in federal taxpayer-funds earmarked for municipal projects, the City of Vergennes will be getting a new salt shed to store the winter season road additive. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | The town of Middlebury is the recipient of a nationally recognized, taxpayer-funded grant to help mitigate stormwater-related problems in the downtown area. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

RUTLAND | Governor Phil Scott announced last week that the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) has been awarded a $20 million federal taxpayers grant to upgrade 31 rail bridges along the Vermont Railway... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MIDDLEBURY - Two Brothers Tavern owner Holmes Jacobs, met with the Middlebury Selectboard on Oct. 9 to express his concerns about the need for safety improvements on Route 125 in light of a fatal accident there in September. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — The accelerating deterioration of two bridges in downtown Middlebury has prompted Transportation Secretary Joe Flynn to issue an emergency order authorizing the installation of two temporary bridges to ensure public safety. Read more

The Vermont Eagle