Public Hearing on Petition to Name Route 22A After Desert Storm Veterans Scheduled for August 17, 2016
The Transportation Board at 6 p.m. on August 17, 2016 will hold a public hearing on a petition to name Vermont Route 22A "The Desert Storm Veterans Memorial Highway." The hearing will be held at the Platt Memorial Library at 279 Main Street in Shoreham, VT. Written comments will be accepted until September 16, 2016. For details and to view the warning, click here. To view the full petition, click here.
Transportation Board Releases Annual Report on the Decline of Driving
The Transportation Board's 2015 Annual Report documents the comments the Board received during a recent series of public forums that focused on the difficulties of navigating Vermont without a car and the transportation trends of middle-aged and older adults. The report documents that older Vermonters, much like their younger counterparts, want to drive their cars less and walk, bike and use public transportation more often. For a copy of the report, click here.