Community enrichment and planning projects take time - both to create well thought out plans and
to garner public feedback and consensus on the way to move forward. With that said, Hinesburg makes
progress every day toward on projects to improve the quality of life and well being of our community!
Bissonette Recreational Facility
The Town of Hinesburg has been offered a parcel of land near the southwest corner of the intersection
of Shelburne Falls Road and VT Route 116 for use as new recreational fields.
Project planning and DRB review is underway for the 84-acre Haystack Crossing project
located at the corner of Shelburne Falls Road and Route 116.
Hinesburg Center Phase 2
Project planning and DRB review is underway for this 46-acre project located to the north of
Farmall Drive behind Kinney Drugs on Route 116.
Richmond Road Sidewalk Study
A safe route for pedestrians and cyclists along Richmond Road between CVU Road and North Road is
a priority in the Town Plan. This Feasibility Study looks at that section of the Richmond Road.
Shoreline Zoning Project
The Planning Commission is involved in a comprehensive look at the zoning regulations that guide
development in the Shoreline District. Read more and take the Shoreline Survey.
Sidewalk Scoping Study
This 2014 Sidewalk Scoping Study explores several potential sidewalk alignment alternatives, identifies
environmental and cultural resource impacts, and develops cost estimates.
Work is underway throughout the Town of Hinesburg to manage the quanity and quailty
of stormwater runoff. Learn more about Stormwater and what you can do to help.
Hinesburg Town Plan
The Planning Commission is currently working to review and revise Hinesburg's Town
Plan. Your input is needed to do this work. Find out how you can be a part of the process.
Wind Energy Associates
Project planning and DRB review is underway for this 66-acre project located on the east side
of Route 116 between the Mobil Gas Station and CVU Road.
Village North Sidewalk Project
Rural Residential 1 District Zoning
Village Stormwater Project
Route 116 Sidewalk Project (Riggs Road to Commerce Street) – joint project with Renewable NRG Systems
Route 116 Corridor Study
This corridor study is a comprehensive evaluation of Route 116 through Hinesburg’s growth center. It
examines opportunities for accommodating planned growth and addressing current traffic patterns.
Rural Area Zoning
Furthering the goals of the Town Plan is the ongoing work of the Planning Commission. The commission
seeks to bring land use regulations and the rural area vision of the Town Plan together.
Public Safety Facility
The Public Safety Facilities Committee developed a comprehensive solution to the
public safety facility needs in town, and a long-term vision for the development of Lot 1.
Village Visualization Project
This project attempts to create a coherent physical plan for the Village Growth Area that connects and
integrates potential mixed uses based on the Town’s existing zoning regulations and official map.
Recreation Path Project – from the Post Office to CVU to Library
Safe Routes to School Sidewalk Project – from the Town Office to HCS (west side Route 116)
Village Stormwater Assessment Project
250th Anniversary Celebrations
Town Logo Contest
Video Interview Project – joint project with CVU film class
New welcome to Hinesburg signs (at Town border)
And much more sponsored by community members, groups, and businesses – coordinated by
Hinesburg Historical Society
New Hinesburg Village signs (on Route 116 at North and South ends of village)
Cheese Factory Rezoning
Flood Hazard Mapping and Regulation Revisions
Village Growth Project Revisions and Corrections
Updated Town Plan
Silver Street Bridge Replacement – coordinated by VTrans