Corridor setback would ease ‘clutter’ along roads
When it comes to zoning, an often heard request of Middlesex County residents is their desire to “preserve rural character.” Part of rural character means keeping the county’s beauty intact, especially on major roads.
posted 02.18.2010County might have to enforce Urbanna leash law
The proposed new leash law would enable roaming dogs to be picked up on sight. Concerns about who would be the “dog catcher” have gone unanswered. Also, what to do with dogs after they are “arrested” has been a point of discussion among council members.
posted 02.18.2010Church allowed to hook onto county sewage line
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to sign an agreement with All Saints Anglican Church to allow sewage hook-up to the old Centenary Methodist Church building in Saluda.
posted 02.18.2010County vs. State: Pay taxes to one or the other
State government appears to be attempting to shift as many costs as it can to the local level. For example, Item #425 of the State Budget Bill is trying to eliminate elected treasurers and commissioners of the revenue. Instead, it suggests jurisdictions hire “finance officers.”