Moran Plan

We are hoping to move forward in Burlington on a plan to re-develop the site and building of the decommissioned Moran power plant on the City’s waterfront. Almost everyone familiar with Burlington has seen this building, and may also be familiar with the unsuccessful attempt of the City in 2005…

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e-Government, or “F”?

Good Jobs First released a nationwide study rating the 50 states on their disclosure of information on lobbying, contracts, and corporate subsidies. Vermont earned a failing grade on both lobbying disclosure and subsidies. Vermont’s report card is available here. This is a good reality check on the much-hyped e-State initiative. …

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Stop the Sale Update

The Public Service Department conducted its last hearing on the proposed sale of Verizon’s land lines to Fairpoint last week. On October 30th, members of the coalition opposed to the sale, including the CWA and IBEW, delivered 5,000 postcards to NH Governor Lynch (through a representative) from NHers opposed to…

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