Long elected new Circuit Court Judge
On May 1, Judge R. Bruce Long became Circuit Court Judge in Middlesex, Mathews and Gloucester counties. He was elected to the six-year term by the General Assembly.
posted 05.06.2009Winter dredge survey: 43% more crabs
Virginia Governor Timothy M. Kaine and Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley announced in April that winter dredge surveys have determined that the Chesapeake Bay’s blue crab population has increased from 280 million in 2007-08 to just over 400 million in 2008-09.
posted 05.06.2009Corps approves Broad Creek dredging funds
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has agreed to use $670,000 in federal stimulus money to fund the dredging of Broad Creek in Deltaville, said Middlesex County Administrator Charles Culley yesterday.
posted 05.01.2009Norris Bridge lane closings to begin Monday May 4
The Robert O. Norris Bridge painting project is under way. The following lane closures will be in effect during the week of Monday through Friday, May 4-8. (VDOT earlier incorrectly reported the closure dates as May 6-10.)