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 could endanger a project that VTrans officials say requires regional support. The board asked Chairman Rick Ebel to write a draft letter that would not only support the truck route but also seek a survey to establish the true boundaries of Vergennes and Ferrisburgh. That issue arose in 1996 after an amateur historian uncovered evidence that the...
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 support for construction of a new road to the north of the Vergennes downtown that would allow through-truck traffic to avoid the downtown without unduly burdening their transit (the Economic Corridor). A similar resolution was also passed by our Transportation Advisory Committee in May. The Route 22A corridor is an important link connecting the...

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