nolabitch t1_ixve2yt wrote

It does, though. It reflects a coming, likely pattern of shuttering tourism and a changed capacity for Vermont to bring in money from the industry. You may not care about a ski resort - and, nor do I - but you might care about the Vermonters who may be out of the job when the tourist season dies.

Many, many people depends on these 'carbon spewing' patrons to keep their bills paid.