Act 250 http://wamc.org en State Environmental Review Not Required For F-35's http://wamc.org/post/state-environmental-review-not-required-f-35s <p></p><p></p><p>Opponents of a plan to bring a state-of-the-art fighter jet to Vermont are disputing a judge’s ruling that basing the F-35 in Burlington does not need state environmental review. Fri, 16 May 2014 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 90609 at http://wamc.org State Environmental Review Not Required For F-35's VT City Says Big Step Toward Champlain Parkway http://wamc.org/post/vt-city-says-big-step-toward-champlain-parkway <p></p><p></p><p>The mayor of Vermont's largest city says the construction of the Champlain Parkway highway project that would connect the south end of Burlington with Interstate 189 is a big step closer to happening. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 73305 at http://wamc.org VT City Says Big Step Toward Champlain Parkway Land Use Law Permitting Required If Northeast Pipeline Transports Tar Sands Oil Through Vermont http://wamc.org/post/land-use-law-permitting-required-if-northeast-pipeline-transports-tar-sands-oil-through-vermont <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont environmental regulators have ruled that Vermont’s Act 250 land use law would apply to any proposal to reverse the flow in an oil pipeline that crosses northern Vermont. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 62465 at http://wamc.org Land Use Law Permitting Required If Northeast Pipeline Transports Tar Sands Oil Through Vermont Costco Gets Vermont Land Permit for Gas in Colchester http://wamc.org/post/costco-gets-vermont-land-permit-gas-colchester <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Efforts by the retail giant Costco to sell gasoline at its Colchester retail center are getting a boost from a Vermont district environmental commission.</span></p><p><br>On Thursday the commission issued an Act 250 land-use permit for the plan.<br><br>The permit said the three-island, 12-pump gas station could be built if Costco helps pay for traffic improvements at the nearby Interstate 89 Exit 16 and U.S. 7 interchange. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56459 at http://wamc.org