Supervisors’ budget actions receive support and criticism
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 on Tuesday, May 3, to approve an appropriation resolution for the FY17 school budget that reflects a total budget of $15,184,233 along with a $737,000 cut in local funding.
posted 05.04.2016Urbanna water revenue subsidizes town taxes
The Town of Urbanna has a long “wish list.” The items on the proposed town’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) total $478,000—and that doesn’t include a new pool, estimated to cost more than all other CIP items combined.
posted 05.04.2016Proposed county budget sharply criticized during five-hour hearing
During an April 21 public hearing on the proposed FY17 Middlesex County budget, which lasted over five hours from 7:40 p.m. to 12:45 a.m., 89 people addressed the county board of supervisors on either one or more budget items.
posted 04.27.2016Warner man dies after being struck by pickup
A pedestrian died from injuries sustained after being struck by a vehicle on Friday, April 22, about 12:28 a.m. just west of Urbanna, said Virginia State Police public information officer Sgt. Michelle Anaya.