The Vermont Legislature

Lake Shoreland Protection Commission

Lake Shoreland Protection Commission
  

 Overview of Commission


The Vermont General Assembly established the Lake Shoreland Protection
Commission in Section E.126.1 of Act 50 of 2013 in order to:

  • Provide information to the public regarding the current health of waters of the State, including the results of the 2012 Agency of Natural Resources’ State Water Quality Remediation, Implementation, and Funding Report;
  • Inform the public regarding the regulation of State waters, including requirements the State may need to meet in implementing the cleanup plan for Lake Champlain;
  • Summarize for the public the status of efforts to address and improve the quality of all State waters, and how regulation of shoreland activity impacts water quality; and
  • Take public input regarding the regulation of disturbance, clearing, and creation of impervious surfaces in the shorelands of lakes

 Enacting Legislation - Section E.126.1 of Act 50 of 2013 


 Draft Report of the Lake Shoreland Protection Commission

 Public Comments Submitted to the Lake Shoreland Protection Commission

 Presentation Materials

 H.526: An act relating to the establishment of lake shoreland protection standards (As passed by the House; Not passed by the Senate)

 Related Bills

 Meeting Announcements

 

Wednesday, January 8 2014 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the State House, Montpelier VT 

Friday, August 9, 2013 - Public Meeting from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the East Side Restaurant in Newport, VT

Thursday, August 22, 2013 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Camp Kehoe Conservation Camp, Lake Bomoseen, Rutland County, VT 

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Fairlee, Lake Morey Inn, 1 Clubhouse Rd, Fairlee VT 05045 

Thursday, September 19, 2013 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Middlebury, American Legion Hall, Boardman Street (Behind G. Stone Motors)

Thursday, September 26, 2013 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the North Hero Community Hall, 3537 US Route 2, North Hero

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - Public Meeting from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Burlington, Contois Auditorium, City Hall 149 Church Street


 

 Agendas and Press Releases

 
 

 Content Editor Web Part

Committee Contact Info

State House
Montpelier, VT 05633

Gabrielle Malina
Tel: (802) 828-2218
email: gmalina@leg.state.vt.us

Katie Pickens
Tel: (802) 828-5760
email: kpickens@leg.state.vt.us 

Public Comments Submitted to the Lake Shoreland Protection Commission

 Members


Senate Members

Sen. Robert Hartwell
Sen. Diane Snelling
Sen. Peter Galbraith
Sen. Mark MacDonald
Sen. John Rodgers 

House Members

Rep. David Deen (all meetings)
Rep. Jim McCullough (all meetings)
Rep. Kate Webb (all meetings)
Rep. Constance Quimby (Newport and North Hero meetings)
Rep. Stephen Beyor (Newport, North Hero and Burlington meetings)
Rep. Thomas Terenzini (Rutland County meeting)
Rep. Willem Jewett (Rutland County and Middlebury meetings)
Rep. Robert Krebs (Fairlee, Middlebury, North Hero and Burlington meetings)


Working Group

Sen. Robert Hartwell
Rep. David Deen
Sen. Diane Snelling
Rep. Jim McCullough
Trey Martin

 
 
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