School Closings

Last Update: 4:44:52 PM 10/23/2014

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There are no reported school closings at this time.


Recent News

VTrans Will No Longer Install Suspect Guardrails

Vermont is putting a hold on the use of a potentially faulty guardrail component that some other states have deemed a safety hazard.

As VPR reported Monday:

NewBrook Energy Project Back Up For Vote Tonight

A panel of experts will be on hand to answer questions tonight before voters in Brookline and Newfane  reconsider a NewBrook Elementary School energy project. Half of the two-part project was approved at a special meeting in June. Voters approved a loan for a new heating and cooling system for the elementary school, but did not pass an article to erect solar panels to power the system's heat pumps.

Teachers Union Chides Shumlin Despite Political Endorsement

Vermont’s teachers’ union isn’t happy with Gov. Peter Shumlin. In the midst of the South Burlington teacher strike that ended earlier this week, Shumlin weighed in on the issue, saying he believes strikes should be illegal for Vermont teachers. Shumlin favors binding arbitration for teachers and school boards in labor disputes.

City: Burlington's Uber Drivers Are Breaking The Law

Burlington drivers who recently started making money with Uber are in violation of city taxi regulations, according to a new memo from City Attorney Eileen Blackwood.

Know Your GMOs: 2016 Labeling Law

Last spring the legislature passed a law requiring foods that contain genetically modified organisms – or GMOs- to be labeled. That labeling will go into effect in 2016, and the details of how that labeling would work were left up to the Attorney General to figure out.

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