State says county must increase its library funds
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors was told on October 5 that the county must pay more to support the county’s public library or face the possibility of losing all state library aid.
posted 10.13.2010Area developers want to convert hotel into condos
Two Northern Neck partners have plans to convert the Liberty at Compass Quay Hotel on Urbanna Creek into 13-15 condominiums. The project will be called Oyster Harbor on Urbanna Creek. The hotel was foreclosed on this summer and is owned by the Bank of Lancaster.
posted 10.13.2010Proposal would drain Healy’s Mill Pond
Developer Gene Ruark of Deltaville has submitted an application to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality to establish a “compensatory wetland and stream bank” at Healy’s Mill Pond off Stormont Road near Hartfield.
posted 10.13.2010Voter registration deadline is October 12
The deadline to register to vote in the November 2, 2010 election is Tuesday, October 12. Citizens may apply to register to vote at any of the 74 Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) customer service centers or 57 DMV Select locations throughout the state, or at their local registrar’s office (Woodward Building, Saluda).