SWCB to consider sewage plant in April
An agenda has not been finalized, but consideration of the proposed Saluda wastewater treatment plant discharge permit application is expected at the State Water Control Board's next regular business meeting April 27-28.
posted 03.01.2009County’s permit to pump & haul has no expiration
Middlesex County’s offices and the courthouse in Saluda could continue to pump and haul their wastewater indefinitely, according to a letter from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) dated February 11, 2009.
posted 02.26.2009Urbanna asks HRSD to re-use wastewater
Council approved a resolution asking the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD), which owns the Urbanna wastewater treatment plant, to design a modification or replacement to the existing plant so its treated wastewater can be re-used, possibly to irrigate land.
posted 02.26.2009Morgan calls for ‘sewage summit’
State Delegate Harvey Morgan has scheduled a closed meeting with state and local officials to discuss Middlesex County’s proposed wastewater treatment plant in Saluda. Del. Morgan said on Tuesday he is bringing together representatives from several agencies.
posted 02.26.2009YMCA celebrates fifth anniversary
The Middlesex Family YMCA continues to help more people of all ages move toward healthier lifestyles, both mentally and physically. The Middlesex Y is celebrating its fifth anniversary next month and a birthday party is scheduled for March 13 to celebrate the organization’s growth and success.
posted 02.26.2009‘Ghost’ finds a good home
For weeks, a skittish hound nicknamed “Ghost” had been haunting Urbanna. Several attempts were made to catch the emaciated animal with food, but her fear of humans was more powerful than her need to eat.