To place a classified or to discuss rates, please contact Gail at the St. Albans Messenger at or 524-9771 (ext. 117).


PUBLIC AUTO AUCTION! Buy like the dealers! 300+ autos to choose from! Saturday, February 6 at 10AM, 298 J Brown Drive, Williston, VT, 802-878-9200.


NOW OPEN TOOL WIZARD & MORE: Repairs Air, Electric & Gas Tools, Small Engine, Snow Removal Equipment and more. Now located at 3 River Street, #5 Milton (Old Carquest Building). 802-343-8690

NOW OPEN: We’ve combined businesses and relocated: Tool Wizard & more (Formerly Milton Copy Ship & more): We are your local headquarters for Fedex/DHL Shipping, Copying, Faxing, Vinyl Signs/ Lettering, T-shirts & more. Now located at 3 River Street #5 Milton ( Former Carquest Building). 802-891-6320

For sale

HEATER, KEROSENE MONITOR, 2,000 sq. ft., 93% efficient. Good condition.    Great for home, camp, or garage. $300. 802-658-2412 weekdays.


ESSEX JUNCTION Share an apartment with a woman in her 60s who works FT, and enjoys knitting and movies. Compact, unfurnished bedroom; shared bath. $450./mo.  (all included). No pets, no smoking. 802-863-5625 or for more info and application. Interview, refs, background checks req. EHO

SO. BURLINGTON Share a home with a retired educator, active with volunteering, sports and gardening. Seeking a housemate to share occasional evening meals together. $350./mo. Sorry, no pets. 802-863-5625 or www.HomeShare for more info and application. Interview, refs, background checks req. EHO


The Milton Development Review Board will conduct hearings on the following application at their meeting on 2/25/16 at 7 PM in the Municipal Building Community Room at 43 Bombardier Rd:
Janet Dooley and Sharon Meroa and Leslie LaPointe, Owners/Applicants are requesting a Boundary Line Adjustment approval to adjust the property boundary between two adjacent lots located at 901 Lake Road and 917 Lake Road described as SPAN #s 10979 and 13397, Tax Map 13 and 18, Parcels 16 and 37. The proposal would exchange a total of 0.33 acres between the two lots. The subject properties contain a total of approximately 21.5 acres and are located within the “Agricultural/Rural Residential” (R5) Zoning Districts.
Interested members of the public are encouraged to attend the hearing.  Participation in the local proceeding is a prerequisite to the right to take any subsequent appeal.  Plans of the proposed project and staff notes are available from the Department of Planning & Economic Development, 43 Bombardier Road, Milton, Vermont during regular business hours and posted online at least two days prior to the meeting at Please note that these materials will NOT be handed out to the public at the meeting.   Please contact 893-1186 if you have any questions or comments.  – Jeffrey Castle, Town Planner.

TOWN OF GEORGIA PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING. February 23, 2016. Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. Chapter 117 and the Georgia Development Regulations the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Town Offices, 47 Town Common Road North, Georgia, Vermont, on February 23, 2016, at 7:00 pm in reference to the following:
Roger and Arthur Patriquin, Owners; Richard and Kristy Gordon, Applicants.  Final Plat Review for a two lot subdivision on Bullock Road in the AR1/L2 Zoning Districts.
Other business as necessary
Applications and all relevant materials may be viewed in the Planning Office, Mon.-Fri. 8-4pm, 47 Town Common Road North, Georgia, Vermont.  Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. § 4464, participation in the local proceedings is a prerequisite to the right to take any subsequent appeal.  All interested parties are encouraged to attend. — Peter Pembroke, Planning Commission Chair


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