Milfoil, an invasive water-weed that forms dense mats of vegetation and readily reproduces when boats chop up the strands, may soon be tamed in Lake Iroquois after recent treatment with an herbicide.
The new paid family and medical leave program will allow workers whose businesses participate in the voluntary program to get paid at least 60% of their regular wages for up to six weeks if they take time off for personal health or family reasons.
The motivation behind H.157 — an act relating to the registration of construction contractors — is to create a master list of contractors, outline building codes and safety, adjudicate complaints and inform fraud and training updates.
The legislation, which was approved by the state Senate last week, would allow local governments to offer tax breaks for housing developments anywhere within their borders, if a third or more of the units qualify as affordable housing.
Date: Fri, 26 May 2017 21:58:31 Subject: Comments on the State Housing Bond Hi Randy – I read with interest, and some frustration, the comments in the True North Reports about the proposed State Housing Bond. I had thought over the years that the Vermont Housing Finance Agency (VHFA), the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board…