LEGISLATIVE UPDATE May 4, 2020

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE May 4, 2020

As we maneuver these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have, but please realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 17  A reminder for all businesses, including dairy, that you must follow the requirements and guidelines that are

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE April 27, 2020

As we maneuver these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have, but please realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 16  Last Friday, the Governor continued with his plan to open the Vermont economy a quarter spigot turn

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE April 20, 2020

As we maneuver, these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have, but please realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 15  Last Friday, the Governor announced the following: Employees shall not report to, or be allowed to remain

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE April 13, 2020

As we maneuver, these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have, but please realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 14  Many of the House and Senate committees are continuing to meet. The focus of the committee work

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE April 6, 2020

As we maneuver, these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have but realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 13 Many of the House and Senate committees met last week and will continue to meet this week, the

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New detections of EAB

New detections of the emerald ash borer (EAB) in Plainfield, VT have expanded the current infested area in Central Vermont. In addition, two new detections in Sullivan County NH (Plainfield and Langdon) create infested areas that extend into Vermont. The mapped area in Vermont to which “Slow-the-Spread” recommendations  apply now includes new areas in Washington, Windsor, and Windham counties. Towns

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Letter to Members from Michael Snyder

Greetings, We hope you and your families are staying safe and healthy. In our note last week regarding forest economy businesses and the Stay Home, Stay Safe order, we mentioned resources we were creating to support you and our vital forest economy businesses. This information is now live on our website. Please click through to

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE March 30, 2020

As we maneuver, these very challenging times, I will continue to provide you with the most current information that I have but realize that things are changing very rapidly. Please stay informed and safe. *Jane WEEK 12  In the upcoming weeks the House and Senate will be holding remote committee meetings, the schedule can be

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From the Interim President, Allan Thompson

During an organization’s transitions, it is customary to introduce new leadership. Statements of optimism that provide direction for where the organization is headed. A bit of background and a quick list of hobbies that might assuage any concerns that the proverbial boat will not be rocked during a leadership change. I can’t describe what I’m

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