COVID-19

Montpelier – To help the increasing number of people filing for unemployment insurance benefits, the Vermont Department of Labor has added claimant-focused sessions to its schedule of Virtual Town Hall events. The first event will take place on Wednesday, April 8, from 8:30am-9:15am. Participants...
MONTPELIER - It is strongly advised that the public postpone all outdoor burning through at least May 30, 2020. Open burning creates the risk of an escaped fire and puts pressure on emergency personnel. Given that Vermont is currently experiencing community-wide spread of COVID-19, there...
30 MARCH 2020 MONTPELIEIR– Governor Phil Scott today ordered additional restrictions on travelers arriving in Vermont and announced additional guidance for the lodging industry to enhance compliance with his Stay Home, Stay Safe order.  The measures under the Stay Home, Stay Safe order,...
Sunday, March 29 WATERBURY  — Slowing the spread of COVID-19 in Vermont is necessary to help ensure the health care system has the capacity to care for Vermonters who experience the worst impacts of this highly contagious disease. Gov. Phil Scott has ordered critical strategies to help achieve...
PUC expands Moratorium one disconnections to non-residential rate payers and certain water companies  MONTPELIER- Today the Vermont Public Utility Commission (“Commission”) expanded the moratorium on utility disconnections to include non-residential ratepayers and regulated...
School districts to implement continuity of learning plans for remote learning by April 13 MONTPELIER - Governor Phil Scott today directed schools to remain dismissed through the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Districts will close schools for in-person instruction and be...
Gov. Phil Scott signs the stay at home order on Tuesday, March 24.
Gov. Phil Scott signs the stay at home order on Tuesday, March 24.
Orders Vermonters to restrict and minimize activities outside of the home Directs non-essential businesses and non-profits to cease in-person operations    24 MARCH 2020   MONTPELIER – Governor Phil Scott today issued a “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order and directed the...
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington
BENNINGTON, VT—March 23, 2020—Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, had four additional patients test positive for COVID-19 Monday. “We have been focused on a plan to address an increase of COVID-19 patients in our region,” said Trey Dobson, SVMC’s chief medical officer, in  Monday press release...
Vermont Department of Taxes releases guidance for upcoming Vermont tax due dates 23 MARCH 2020 MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott has directed the commissioner of taxes to provide relief to Vermont businesses who owe Meals and Rooms Tax or Sales and Use Tax until further notice. "...
MONTPELIER – The Department of Labor has announced updated hours at its Unemployment Insurance Claims Center, which will be open on Saturdays starting on Saturday, March 21. Updated hours are in addition to the newly added electronic form option for establishing benefit claims. CLAIM...

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