Residents appointed to town boards
Several Williston residents were appointed to various town boards and positions during the May 19 Selectboard meeting. In addition to more than a dozen incumbents, the board appointed the following residents:
Hans Dyhrman, Lake Iroquois District
Alice Fothergill, Social Organizations Committee
Bruce Hoar, tree warden
Linda Ladd, lister
The town still has several vacant positions, including spots on the Cemetery Commission, Board of Listers, CCTA Board, Social Organizations Committee and the positions of constable and deputy health officer.
Town closes on land
The town closed on the land Monday for the property on Avenue A for the new public works facility, according to Town Manager Richard McGuire. The town also signed a contract for the design and construction with the firm Neagley and Chase.
Nominations sought for Building Blocks awards
United Way of Chittenden County invites community members to nominate volunteers for the 2014 Building Block Awards, which honor outstanding volunteers helping to address community needs in the areas of education, income and health.
The deadline for nominations is Thursday, June 12. Qualified volunteers include any individual volunteer, or group of volunteers who worked together and who served in Chittenden County. All nominees will be honored as winners at the Live United Breakfast on Sept. 4, and will receive a United Way Certificate of Appreciation and a pair of tickets to a performance at the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts.