Author Archives: Northgate Community Blog

Northgate featured on the Vermont Affordable Housing Show – VIDEO

Host Erhard Mahnke chats with Carol Jaramillo, Community Builder for the Northgate Resident's Ownership Corporation (NROC), and Linda Romeo, NROC Resident Board Member and long time Northgate Resident, about Northgate Housing and it's 30 years of success as a resident-owned affordable housing community, including the recent completion of the Northgate timeline.—From

Northgate celebrates 30 years of resident ownership and affordability

Northgate's celebration of our 30 year anniversary is featured on A few quotes from the article include: "We're celebrating 30 years of ownership, resident ownership," said Linda Romeo, a longtime resident who has lived at Northgate for 48 years. She remembers when conditions were poor, and now she serves as the Secretary of Northgate's board to…

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Superhero Day 2018

Northgate's SUPERHEROS had a blast at our recent Superhero Day. Tons of kids came out, many donning masks and capes, to play games, eat great food, and hang with Champ. Thanks so much to all of our volunteers for making this great day a success!                 

Recycling in Burlington VT

It may seem like “mission-impossible” to navigate the rules around recycling in Burlington… We CAN recycle quite a bit: glass, clean aluminum, plastic milk jugs, plastic food containers, pizza boxes (greasy is OK! — food stuck on is a compostable item!), newspaper, junk mail, newsletters…that have, of course, been read thoroughly… But what about plastic grocery…

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Elwood does it again!

Northgate resident, Mike Elwood, for the second consecutive year, has set a new State of Vermont record for the Redhorse Suckerfish! The record setting fish weighed in at 10.78lb at Lakeshore Ace Hardware on April 24, 2018. Mike held the previous record, set in 2017, for a Redhorse Suckerfish weighing in at 9.15lb.  A big congratulations from…

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