Wanted: A safer Healy’s Road
Numerous residents who live on State Route 619 (Healy’s Road) near Locust Hill voiced concerns over the road’s safety at a Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday. Route 619 is a narrow, unmarked road that runs between Route 629 (Stormont Road) and Route 33 at Locust Hill.
posted 09.02.2009Town property owners want the ‘red line’
Usually when an ordinance change is proposed, the section to be deleted is denoted with a “red line,” and the new language is written below the old section. The planners didn’t use this approach when they revised the ordinance. “We red lined the whole thing,” Friday told the audience at last week’s public hearing.
posted 09.02.2009Plane skids off runway at Hummel; no one injured
A single-engine airplane skidded off the north end of Hummel Field's runway Saturday night, August 29 after an aborted take-off, said First Sergeant Kevin Barrick of the Virginia State Police. No one was injured in the 9:54 p.m. incident at the county-owned airport at Topping.
posted 09.01.2009Hearing on church sewer hook-up set for Tuesday
County supervisors will hold a public hearing at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September 1, to consider a request from All Saints Anglican Church to allow a sewer hook-up from Centenary to the county-owned sewer line under New Street in Saluda.