Route 33 in Deltaville re-opens
Route 33 in Deltaville is now open to traffic. The road was closed from North End Road (Route 631) east to the Chesapeake Bay for crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Dominion Virginia Power to remove roadway debris and replace downed power lines.
posted 04.18.2011Debris site open at Cooks Corner
To ease the burden on Middlesex residents, the county has opened a brush site behind the Cooks Corner Office Complex (old St. Clare Walker School) on Route 33. It will be open from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. for brush debris from the tornado activity on Saturday, April 16.
posted 04.18.2011Tornado destroys 28 homes in Deltaville
The face of Deltaville was changed in a few minutes on Saturday evening when a tornado flattened sections of the community and caused an estimated $6.1 million in losses, reported reported Betty Muncy, deputy coordinator of emergency services for Middlesex County.
posted 04.18.2011Beware of clean-up scammers
Fire Chief Jimmy Walden of the Lower Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department cautioned homeowners to use be careful when hiring someone to help with clean up. "Do not give them a deposit," he said.