With tag: rockingham
Bartonsville Bridge Rebuild Underway
A new covered bridge across the Williams River is taking shape next to where its 141-year-old
predecessor was swept away in Tropical Storm Irene.
Events Planned To Commemorate Irene's Anniversary
By Susan Keese
evening, bells will ring in churches and public spaces statewide to commemorate
the anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene - and Vermont's ongoing recovery. In many hard hit towns the
observances start this weekend, with potluck suppers, concerts, art exhibits -
and, in the town of Newfane, a parade.
Rockingham To Remember A Bridge And Celebrate A New One
A Windham County town is
planning to mark the anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene by remembering the
loss of a local icon - the historic Bartonsville Covered
Bridge, which was swept away by floodwaters.
Bellows Falls Citizens Push for Bridge Repairs
Bellows Falls residents are concerned that since the closing of the
Vilas Bridge in 2009, the decreased flow of traffic into their community has been hurting local businesses and causing traffic
Rockingham Tops Off Its Gas Budget
more than two months still left in the fiscal year, the town of Rockingham has surpassed its diesel fuel and gasoline budget. Rising gas prices and the cost of damages caused by Tropical Storm
Irene have hampered future road projects.
Rockingham Inches Toward Repairing Historic Covered Bridge
town of Rockingham continues
to make plans to replace the Bartonsville Bridge which was destroyed during Tropical Storm Irene. Officials
estimate it will cost $1.6 million to rebuild the 140-year-old covered bridge.
Rockingham, Bellows Falls Table Merger Plans
The town of Rockingham and the village of Bellows Falls have tabled a plan to merge. The two boards held a special meeting on Tuesday to
vote on the merger and plan for a Town Meeting Day vote on the proposal.