methadone http://wamc.org en South Burlington Loses Appeal Over Clinic http://wamc.org/post/south-burlington-loses-appeal-over-clinic <p></p><p></p><p>South Burlington has lost its appeal to the state Supreme Court against a new methadone clinic in the city. Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 92596 at http://wamc.org South Burlington Loses Appeal Over Clinic School Board to Continue to Fight Methadone Clinic http://wamc.org/post/school-board-continue-fight-methadone-clinic <p>The school board in South Burlington plans to continue to fight a proposed methadone clinic for heroin and prescription drug addicts near two of the city's schools.<br><br>The board decided Wednesday night to appeal the clinic's permit to the Vermont Environmental Court. The Burlington Free Press reports that the legal action could delay the clinic opening for a year or more. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 55500 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Settles In Methadone Clinic Lawsuit http://wamc.org/post/pittsfield-settles-methadone-clinic-lawsuit <p>The City of Pittsfield announced that the lawsuit was reported settled in Federal Court earlier this week. As part of the agreement, Worcester-based Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. will open a methadone treatment center, used for treating heroin and other opioid addiction, in downtown Pittsfield.</p><p>Spectrum sued the City last year after previous Mayor James Ruberto refused to grant the organization a building permit for their original proposed downtown location. Spectrum claimed that the City’s refusal was in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 17:52:58 +0000 Lucas Willard 45761 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Settles In Methadone Clinic Lawsuit