10 V.S.A. §§ 6001 - 6111

Application 700002-30A from Hermitage Members Club, Inc, Attn: William Benneyan 10 Gatehouse Trail , Wilmington, VT 05363 was received on April 6, 2023 and deemed complete on September 12, 2023. The project is generally described as the construction of a new 24 ft by 40 ft snowmaking booster pump house and connection to existing snowmaking lines.  The project is located at 199 Fannie Hill Road in Wilmington, Vermont.  This application can be viewed online by visiting the Act 250 Database: (  

No hearing will be held and a permit will be issued unless, on or before Wednesday, October 11, 2023, a party notifies the District 2 Commission in writing of an issue requiring a hearing, or the Commission sets the matter for a hearing on its own motion.  Any person as defined in 10 V.S.A. § 6085(c)(1) may request a hearing.  Any hearing request must be in writing, must state the criteria or sub-criteria at issue, why a hearing is required, and what additional evidence will be presented at the hearing.  Any hearing request by an adjoining property owner or other person eligible for party status under 10 V.S.A. § 6085(c)(1)(E) must include a petition for party status under the Act 250 Rules.  To request party status and a hearing, fill out the Party Status Petition Form on the Board’s website:, and email it to the District 2 Office at:  Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law may not be prepared unless the Commission holds a public hearing.

For more information contact Stephanie Gile at the address or telephone number below.
Dated this September 15, 2023.

By: Stephanie Gile
District Coordinator
100 Mineral Street, Suite # 305
Springfield, VT 05156-3168


Town of Dover
P. O. Box 428    
West Dover, VT 05356    (802) 464-8000 Extension 7    NOTICE OF HEARING
There will be a Hearing of the Development Review Board on Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 7:00 P.M. via Zoom meeting at     
Dial in: 929 205 6099
Meeting ID: 868 0044 4071    
Password: 052648
Dial in: 929 205 6099
Meeting ID: 868 0044 4071
Password: 052648    

and will also be held at the Town Offices at 102 Route 100, West Dover VT 05356
                1. To consider application #23-GS027-01 by Bob Rubin 47A Greenspring Road, West Dover to amend PUD to expand deck.

To consider any other business which may legally come before the Development Review Board.
The above application is available for inspection at the Town Office, Route 100 in West Dover.  Persons wishing to appeal and be heard may do so in person or, with written permission, be represented by an agent or attorney.        

Sarah Shippee, Chairperson
Development Review Board



Commercial space for rent- 2,450 square feet in Wilmington. Perfect production facility, ceiling heights vary from 8’-16’. Walk-in freezer space 864 cubic feet. Two walk-in coolers- 1,150 and 2,300 cubic feet. A former meat processing facility. Ideal for commercial food processing of any kind, caterer’s kitchen, brewery, wine, cider or coffee production plant. Lots of possibilities. Would just need to apply for change of use. Call (802) 464-2597 or (802) 380-3573 for more information or schedule a showing. 10/5


Duplex in West Dover- Two-bedroom apartment near Dover Elementary School.  Includes full bath, refrigerator, washer/dryer, electric and propane heat, slow combustion woodstove.  Includes snow removal and lawn care.  Utilities not included.  Six-month or one-year lease.  First, last, security and references required.  $1,250 per month, available October 1.  Call (802) 790-8015. 9/21


Help Wanted

Custom Catch is seeking positive and energetic supervisors and team members for production work in our West Dover offices. Production supervisors start at $19-$23/hour, and team members start at $16-$18/hour, depending on experience. Schedule is five days a week 7 am to 3 pm weekdays and 7 am to 2 pm weekends with shortened shifts during slower production periods. Custom Catch is an e-commerce company selling personalized pet, home, and baby products online. Work is year-round in a comfortable, friendly, upbeat environment. We offer paid vacation, overtime opportunities, attendance bonuses, free employee snacks and drinks, recruiting referral bonuses, peak season performance bonuses, overtime holiday pay rates, 75% off employee product discounts, regular increases, plus rapid advancement opportunities for dedicated and ambitious team members. If you have a track record of success, contact to apply today.                    CB

Housekeeper- $500 signing bonus for right person after six months. Immediate opening for Saturday housekeeper.  Must be able to work holidays. Occasionally fill in for people on vacation.  More hours may be available. Must like people and be reliable. Good pay for right person. Paid vacation and some benefits. Please call the Crafts Inn (802) 464-2344 or come in and fill out application at 100 West Main Street, Wilmington.  Ask for Karen.  CB

Pettee Memorial Library is seeking applicants for library director position. Among other activities, this position is responsible for hiring, supervising, evaluating and training staff and volunteers, developing procedures for issues associated with running the library daily, developing and running programs, working with the trustee board to develop annual budgets as well as long range plans for the library, promoting library use throughout the community and collaborating with other community organizations on projects and activities. The Director position is a full-time position of 35 hours per week and a salary of $45,000 to $55,000  depending upon experience. A more complete job description is available upon request. Degree in library sciences is preferred but not required. Send resume and letter of interest to Pettee Memorial Library Trustees c/o Carolyn Palmer, 121 Boyd Hill Road in Wilmington, VT 05263. 10/5


Part-time goat milker wanted for Nigerian dwarf goat dairy farm. Responsibilities include cleaning and sanitizing milk machine, milking 25 goats with machine, and feeding grain twice daily. Must have physical strength to move around 50-75-pound animals in a fast paced environment. Contact Sara at (978) 407-0752. Located in East Dover. 10/5

Seasonal Rentals

Whitingham - Ski/snowmobile house on VAST trail.  Two-bedroom, remote location on dead end road.  November 15 - April 15.  Call (203) 247-2101.  9/28


The Deerfield Valley News

797 VT Route 100 North
Wilmington, VT 05363

Phone: 802-464-3388
Fax: 802-464-7255

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