Supervisors to adopt FY15 budget tonight
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors will meet Thursday, April 24, at 7 p.m. at the Historic Courthouse in Saluda to adopt an FY15 county budget. The proposed budget calls for a real estate tax increase of 5 cents.
posted 04.23.2014The schooner “Virginia” is coming to Deltaville
The schooner “Virginia” will be in Deltaville on Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27, for Working Waterman’s Weekend festivities at the Deltaville Maritime Museum. The 126-foot vessel will be open for free deck tours both days.
posted 04.23.2014Supervisors asked to implement lodging tax
The subject of implementing a lodging tax in Middlesex County surfaced at the April 10 public hearing on the proposed FY15 Middlesex County budget. Saluda resident Andy Bury requested that the board of supervisors not consider the currently proposed 5-cent real estate rate tax increase until a lodging tax is implemented.
posted 04.23.2014House fire displaces three
A family of three was displaced by a house fire on April 16. The exact cause of the fire at 4473 Stormont Road (Route 629) is unknown, but it could have been electrical, said Alan Blake, chief of the Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department.