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An Introduction to Heat Pumps in Vermont

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 7-8 pm

Halifax Town Office

 

Want to learn more about energy efficient heat pumps? Come watch a DVD recording of the Heat Pump Workshop held in Brattleboro in January 2015.

 

Jake Marin, HVAC Program Manager with Efficiency Vermont will review the different types of heat pumps available, along with costs, newly available financial incentives and potential savings.

 

Questions to: 368-7063.

 

Thanks to Nick and Maggie Bartenhagen and the Whitingham Free Public Library, as well as the original program sponsors Brattleboro Climate Protection, the Sustainable Energy Outreach Network (SEON), and the Marlboro College Graduate Center, for making this happen!

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VACANCY–PLANNING COMMISSION SECRETARY

 If you would be interested in serving as secretary to the Halifax Planning Commission,
please call any Selectboard member at the numbers below. This is a paid position.

 Lewis Sumner—368-2824 / Earl Holtz—368-7507 / Edee Edwards—368-7063

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The Town of Halifax Selectboard is looking for people
to participate in the creation of a 

HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

If you are interested, please contact any
member of the Selectboard.

Lewis Sumner–368-2824
Earl Holtz–368-7507
Edee Edwards–368-7063

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P8280108The old bridge steel “I” beams were removed on the 3rd of September to the town garage. The grass has been planted and there are a few tweeks to be done to complete the effort. The new bridge is now open to all traffic in both directions.

Questions concerning this activity can to addressed to either Earl Holtz or Edward Gay, or any of your select people.

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Lately, the Selectboard has been getting an increasing number of complaints about yards that contain “junk.”  We are asking all residents to consider some spring cleaning (and we’ve love to compile a list of volunteers, if some neighbors need a helping hand).  See the Selectboard Communications Page for details.

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The Whitingham Economic Development Committee is organizing a farmers market at the Jacksonville Municipal Center parking lot on Fridays from 4 pm – 7 pm from mid-June to mid-October. If you are interested in becoming a vendor, see the attached packet for an application and other required documentation. Completed applications can be mailed to Whitingham Public Library Attn: Kristine Sweeter, PO Box 500, Jacksonville, VT 05342.

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Front Porch Forum (FPF) is an online community message board, and it’s now available to Halifax.  We share announcements with Whitingham and Readsboro.

Please go here and register: http://frontporchforum.com/

All you have to do is punch in your address and email address and then clink the link in your email inbox and you are good to go. Please also have others in your household and neighbors do this.

Why? It will help our community get closer together, help you find lost cats, share things and experiences, and be more resilient in good times and bad. And, it’s also a ton of fun! Not to mention the cool local community calendar that comes with it…

Join in!