County Commission Appoints New Member
The Dukes County commission voted this week to appoint Donald Leopold of Chilmark to fill a vacant seat on the board.
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Parking Ticket Revenues Up
Parking ticket revenues were up in March over last year, the county treasurer told the Dukes County Commission last week.
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Extra Funding Helps Shelter Island Homeless
Louisa Hufstader

The problem of homelessness on Martha’s Vineyard is getting extra attention, and resources, as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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County Commissioners Question Candidates for Airport Board
Louisa Hufstader

County commissioners met Wednesday to interview the first three of six candidates seeking three seats on the airport commission.

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County Commission Set to Interview 10 for SSA Board Seat
Louisa Hufstader

With 10 applicants now vying to represent Martha’s Vineyard on the Steamship Authority board of governors, the Dukes County Commission is set to conduct candidate interviews Wednesday.

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County Seeks Applicants for Boards, Commissions
The Dukes County Commission strongly encourages members of the public to consider volunteering for a position.
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Airport Employment Park Plans Outlined
Vineyard Gazette
The 100-acre employment park that the county commissioners would like to see become a part of the Martha’s Vineyard Airport, thereby defraying airport expenses, was outlined in the greatest detail thus far offered, on Wednesday at the county commissioners’ meeting. The airport is the largest item in the county budget.
 
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County Reappoints Airport Commissioners
Landry Harlan

Don Ogilvie and Kristin Zern were reappointed to three-year terms on the airport commission this week.

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Short on Cash, Airport Asks the County for Loan
Landry Harlan

Cash-strapped due to unbudgeted expenses for the work to clean up contamination in private wells, airport officials are seeking a loan from the county.

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Eight Candidates Seek Seven Seats on County Commission
Landry Harlan
Eight candidates, including six incumbents, are running for seven seats on the Dukes County Commission this year. In advance of the election, the Gazette emailed questions to all the candidates.
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