What's Up Williston

Producer

Description

Erik Wells hosts a monthly look at what's new in Williston, Vermont.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-08-20
Format: 2019-08-20
Green Mountain Transit Update - 07/29/2019
This month Chapin Kaynor, Williston’s Commissioner to the Green Mountain Transit Board, joins host Erik Wells to discuss the services provided by the regional bus service, transit issue areas, and innovations to explore in the coming years....
Champlain Water District Operations & Library Update - 06/07/2019
This month Jim Fay and Joe Duncan from the Champlain Water District join host Erik Wells to provide a look at the district’s operations and explore the process the water takes from Lake Champlain to homes and businesses in Williston. Later,...
Preparing for Gardening Season - 05/09/2019
This month's show helps prepare you for the gardening season. First, Lauren Layn from the Chittenden Solid Waste District joins host Erik Wells to discuss and demonstrate how to compost at home. Later, UVM Extension Master Gardeners and...
The Future of the Newly Owned Catamount Center and the Growth of Taft Corners - 04/08/2019
This month Catamount Outdoor Family Center Operations Manager Tag Carpenter joins host Erik Wells to provide an overview of the activities offered at the Center and discusses the Town’s recent purchase of the property as a new community forest...
Learning about the Chittenden County Opioid Alliance and Gearing up for Spring with Recreation & Parks - 03/13/2019
This month Chittenden County Opioid Alliance Executive Director Christine Johnson joins host Erik Wells to discuss the program’s work and share information about the upcoming community forum in Williston on April 10th that will focus on...
The Budgeting Process - 02/21/2019
Host Erik Wells is joined by Rick McGuire, Williston Town Manager, to discuss the budgeting process.
Winter Health & Safety - 01/09/2019
This month, Erik Wells sits down with Williston Senior Firefighter Prescott Nadeau to discuss fire safety and emergency preparedness during the winter months. Afterward, Eric Place from the Rehab Gym stops by to explain the benefits of maintaining a...
The Chief of Police and a Look at Sustainable Williston - 11/08/2018
Host Erik Wells talks with Williston Police Chief Patrick Foley and Lynn Blevins of Sustainable Williston.
Age Well, Williston Central School Renovations, and the Old Brick Church Music Series - 09/13/2018
Erica Marks, Age Well Director of Volunteer Services, joins host Erik Wells to discuss the services available through the organization's work in our region. This month also features a look at the recently completed renovations at Williston...
A Closer Look at the Williston Food Shelf and Town Band - 08/09/2018
Erik Wells is joined by Sally Metro, Operations Manager of the Williston Community Food Shelf, and Ginger Morton, President of the Williston Community Food Shelf Board of Directors. Also this week, a segment on the Williston Town Band and Erik's...
Dorothy Alling Memorial Library Update - 07/12/2018
Erik Wells sits down with Marti Fiske, Director of the Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, to discuss summer programming and general library updates. Erik also gives a rundown of Williston town updates in his "Town Notebook" segment.

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Alliance for Community Media says FCC Cable Vote Will Harm Local Media

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