ENOSBURGH/RICHFORD STALL FORCED MERGER TALKS

Superintendent of Schools for Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union, Lynn Cota, sits in the front row while moderator Patrick Hayes, right, explains the rules for the meeting.

By Gregory J. Lamoureux
County Courier

RICHFORD: About three dozen voters from two communities gathered this evening to discuss the details of a merger, forced upon the Enosburg and Richford school districts by the Vermont Board of Education. That quickly turned into another forum, a hurdle to the forced merger.

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COURT HEARS ARGUMENTS ON DELAYING ACT 46’S FORCED MERGERS

Attorneys prepare for oral arguments in a case that could block the implementation of forced mergers related to Act 46. Gregory J. Lamoureux, County Courier

ST. ALBANS: Judge Robert Mello took oral arguments this afternoon from attorneys in a case that seeks to put an injunction in on Act 46’s forced mergers, and also seeks to declare the law unconstitutional.

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