Wednesday, December 5, 2018

8:00 – 9:00AM: Cabinet Meeting; Wolcott Town Office; 28 Railroad Street, Wolcott 

Who: Governor Scott, Cabinet and Extended Cabinet

 

9:30 – 10:15AM: Discussion/Celebration of Vermont’s Woodstove Change-Out Program; Hearthstone Quality Home Heating Products; 317 Stafford Ave., Morristown 

Who: Governor Scott; Agency of Natural Resources Secretary Julie Moore; Department of Public Service Commissioner June Tierney.

 

10:30 – 11:45AM: Roundtable Discussion; Rock Art Brewery, 632 Laporte road, Morrisville

  • Regulation of short-term rental operation
  • Current Use topics such as current practices, legislative changes, and agricultural exemptions
  • Questions and concerns related to taxes, an open forum.

Who: Governor Scott (will kick it off and depart at 10:45 AM), Tax Commissioner Kaj Samsom and Tax Economist and Director of Policy Douglas Farnham; Director of Property Valuation and Review, Jill Remick; Commissioner of Tourism and Marketing, Wendy Knight; and Commissioner of Forest, Parks and Recreation Michael Snyder.

 

11:00 – 12:00PM: Tour of the Lamoille Family Center; 480 Cady’s Fall Road, Morrisville 

Who: Governor Scott; Agency of Human Services Secretary Al Gobeille

 

12:15 – 1:15 PM: Lunch & Workforce Roundtable Discussion with the Lamoille Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; River Arts, 74 Pleasant Street, Morrisville 

Who: Governor Scott; Department of Labor Commissioner Lindsay Kurrle; Agency of Administration Secretary Susanne Young

 

1:30 – 2:00 PM: Visit Wildlife Crossing project by the Fish and Wildlife Department, VTrans and The Nature Conservancy; North Wolcott Road where it meets Route 15 (there is a pull off)

This effort, part of an already planned road project, will allow better wildlife crossing in this area, allow connectivity for wildlife passage in a critical part of the state, and decrease the risk of wildlife/car accidents.

 

2:30 – 3:30 PM: Tourism Industry Roundtable; Stoweflake Resort and Spa, 1746 Mountain Road, Stowe 

Who: Governor Scott; Department of Tourism and Marketing Commissioner Wendy Knight; Department of Economic Development Commissioner Joan Goldstein