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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Selectboard member Heather Seeley, and consulting engineer Peter DeGraff, reported on their recent meeting to discuss next steps following the board’s discussions of repair options for Creek Road that DeGraff presented... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Tree Committee members Judy Wiger-Grohs, Leslie Kameny and Chris Zeoli, also Middlebury’s tree warden, conveyed the news to the Middlebury Selectboard that the emerald ash borer (EAB) insect has been detected in Bristol... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard made the following appointments to a new ad hoc committee that has been formed to develop a draft of an ordinance regulating single-use plastic bags in Middlebury, as approved by the voters at Town Meeting... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard made the following contract awards: Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | In a special Middlebury Selectboard meeting held June 4 to update the community on Middlebury’s downtown rail and bridge project... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard and the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) have scheduled a public meeting for Tuesday, June 4. VTrans, and its partners Kubricky and VHB, will preview the 2019-20 construction plan... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Interested in curbing the use of many pastic shoping bags in Middlebury? Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard approved an estimated $92,965 in capital expense for the replacement of 515 feet of old bituminous clay sanitary sewer pipe adjacent to the rail bed, from the Cross Street Bridge south to the rail trestle... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury’s Town Meeting Day 2019, held at the Middlebury Union High School auditorium on March 4, will likely be remembered by residents as a day for a changing of the guard... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Selectboard members approved a one-year art loan agreement Jan. 15 for the installation of the “Gravity” a life-sized, rusty metal sculpture of an elephant created by artist Eben Markowski... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Selectboard members decided Jan. 15 to support a request made by Friends of Middlebury Hockey (FOMH) to ask taxpayers to pay for improvements at the Memorial Sports Center. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard conducted a public hearing Jan. 15 to take community input on the proposed Middlebury Town Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 20) General Fund Budget in advance of finalizing the warning for Vermont Town Meeting on March 4. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | In the 1989 movie “Field of Dreams,” actor Kevin Costner uttered one of Hollywood’s most famous lines: “If you build it, he will come.” Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | At the Dec. 11 Middlebury Selectboard meeting, Jeff Bratspis asked the board to consider doing an assessment of the area of High Street, between Stewart Lane and Seminary Street, which he described as unsafe for bicyclists and pedestrian Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Earlier this month, the town of Middlebury held its final of three public meetings especially to hear public comment about the revised design concepts by VHB... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | In response to a recent inquiry from Stephanie Smith of Vermont Emergency Management, the Middlebury Selectboard approved a certification letter committing the town to providing a 25 percent local match for grant funds... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Amey Ryan, of Neighbors Together, and Karen Duguay, of the Better Middlebury Partnership, agreed to end the Midd Money Reward Program and redeem all outstanding cards by Nov. 30. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A recent report by Jim Gish, downtown Middlebury’s construction project community liaison, indicated that the final public meeting to discuss revised landscape design concepts for the downtown Triangle Park and Printer’s Alley... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - The Middlebury Selectboard has agreed to adopt the new Town of Middlebury Tree Policy presented by town Tree Committee members Judy Wiger-Grohs and Leslie Kameny. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - Continuing the discussion from its Oct. 9 meeting as reported in last week’s Eagle, members of the Middlebury Selectboard began exploring a process for investigating how small, incremental repairs to Creek Road might be made. Read more

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