Regional planning survey affirms housing crisis

With a great majority of Addison County residents agreeing that we are in a housing crisis, there’s broad support for creating new dwellings through zoning changes. People here also favor authorizing more accessory apartments and offering other incentives for startups.

Group eyes more housing in county

The Addison County Regional Planning Commission this summer is taking a three-pronged approach to help create more dwelling opportunities in what is currently a super-tight housing market in our area.

Train brings steps toward big grants to plan housing

Three Addison County municipalities are well-positioned to receive a $100,000 grant to plan future housing, bike paths and other facilities that could dovetail with the new passenger rail service in their communities.

Energy reps talk efficiency at Field Days

You may not head to next week’s Addison County Fair & Field Days expecting to find a way to save money on your energy bill, but representatives from local energy committees and programs are working to make sure you do.

Guest editorial: Suggested use for ARPA funds

My challenge to all of you is this: How do we restore not only the buildings themselves, but their use, their purpose and their pride?

Group OKs Monkton energy plan

MONKTON — The Addison County Regional Planning Commission has approved the Monkton Town Plan and Enhanced Energy Plan have been approved by the Monkton Planning Commission (MPC) has announced. To be approved the “Monkton Town Plan 2020-2028” had to be com … (read more)