Bradford, Hartland Pass Resolution Calling For Stricter Gun Laws

By Amy Kolb Noyes Bradford is among the towns that has passed a nonbinding resolution calling for more stringent gun laws. The resolution appeared on town meeting warnings in at least seven Vermont towns. The town clerk in Bradford had sent out a fax stating the resolution was defeated with 44 votes for and 45 [...]

Upper Valley Towns Decide Gun Control Resolutions

Two towns in the Upper Valley endorsed stricter gun control measures at their town meetings. Strafford voted 132-47 on Tuesday for a resolution that calls on the Legislature to restrict sales of semi-automatic weapons, among other steps. Over the weekend, voters in Thetford also endorsed the resolution. At least five other towns were also scheduled [...]

Hartford to Get Tough on Guns This Town Meeting?

By Amy Kolb Noyes Some of Vermont’ s Town Meetings will focus on national issues this year. Town Meeting voters in Hartford are being asked to send a unified message to lawmakers regarding tougher gun laws. Hartford holds town meeting balloting throughout the day on Tuesday, March 5, in addition to holding an annual town [...]