Public forum next stop in Vergennes truck saga

The next major step in the year-old “Planning & Environmental Linkages Study” that is evaluating options to soften the impact of truck traffic on downtown Vergennes will be a public meeting at the Vergennes Opera House on Nov. 3 at which the Agency of Transportation will discuss their findings and accept public feedback.

State OKs $200k to study alternate truck route through city

VERGENNES — A high-ranking Vermont Agency of Transportation official told the Vergennes City Council on Tuesday the agency is moving forward with the next steps on what could be a $40 million alternate truck route through northern Vergennes. VTrans Policy … (read more)

Ferrisburgh mulls town-city land survey; might throw wrench in truck route

FERRISBURGH — The Ferrisburgh selectboard on Tuesday agreed to write to the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) in support of the proposed $39 million truck route through northern Vergennes. But the board might decide to include a condition that cou … (read more)

Letter to the editor: New truck route would boost city

The following letter was written by Adam Lougee of the Addison County Regional Planning Commissions to Vermont Secretary of Transportation Joe Flynn. On June 12, 2019 the Addison County Regional Planning Commission passed a resolution expressing our suppo … (read more)