Winooski is a city located in Chittenden County, Vermont, at the mouth of the Winooski River. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 6,561. The word winooski comes from the language of the Abenaki tribe, and means "this is where the wild onions grow". Winooski is also the city which inspired the Courage Brothers' song "She Knows".
Web Sites and Links
City of Winooski Police DepartmentCode of conduct, most wanted, department information, and statistics.
Floydian SlipA weekly Pink Floyd program hosted by Craig Bailey on Champ 101.3 (WCPV-FM).
Onion CityCity information and history, calendar of events, and municipal government resources.
Planet Vermont QuarterlySmall, independent publication features reader submissions of letters, articles, artwork, photos, poetry, prose, book and restaurant reviews. Published four times a year in March, June, September and December.
Township Information – WinooskiOffers brief history, map and resource links for genealogical information.
Winooski Memorial LibraryProvides general policies and listing of new books. Includes youth section and information on the Book Discussion group.
Winooski MillsProject of the students at Saint Michael's College; provides a history of the textile mills. Includes architecture and engineering, maps, environmental effects, and the 1927 flood.