Monthly Archives: April 2011

Lake Champlain has Never Been Higher

Lake Champlain has reached a new high water mark- 102.02 feet at the U.S. Geological Survey monitoring site near the ECHO Center Thursday morning the Burlington Free Press reports. The new mark eclipses the previous record of 101.86 feet set April … Continue reading

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Chittenden County Flooding

I went to check out some of the local flooding this morning, and made my way to North Williston Road in Essex Town- a notorious place where the Winooski will usually flood in situations like this. The road connects Vt. Route … Continue reading

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Wild Storm Causes Flooding, Road Closures

It was quite the light show here in the Champlain Valley last night. A strong Thunderstorm with sky to ground lightning and torrid downpours hung around the area for hours. The effects are being felt today as multiple roads and … Continue reading

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VMHA Field Day is Almost Here

The 29th Annual Vermont Municipal Highway Association (VMHA) Field Day and Equipment Show is right around the corner May 11 at the Municipal Civic Center in Barre City. The day consists of numerous exhibits from vendors, agencies and groups; time out for … Continue reading

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Charlotte Receives High Risk Rural Road Grants

Charlotte’s Mount Philo Road and a stretch of Spear Street have received improvement grants from the High Risk Rural Road Program the Burlington Free Press reports today.  The High Risk Rural Road Program aims to reduce the number and severity … Continue reading

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Widespread Flooding

The majority of counties in Vermont are still under a flood warning today as rivers remain above flood stage. The Burlington Free Press reports that the rain today will not make the flooding any worse around Vermont, but it will … Continue reading

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National Gas Prices

Here are some websites to check out if you are interested in comparing gas prices in our region to gas prices around the country: AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report Gas Buddy According to the data, Vermont falls in the moderate average … Continue reading

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