Council wants creek protected
The Urbanna Town Council approved a formal resolution at its April 20 meeting asking the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to grant Urbanna Creek the Tier 3 designation, which carries certain protections.
posted 05.13.2009Board cuts school jobs
The mandate from the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors for the school board to cut 5% from its proposed school budget has resulted in the elimination of 10 positions.
posted 05.13.2009Spring fire season officially ends
Spring fire season officially ended at midnight on April 30 along with the prohibition on outdoor burning before 4 p.m., but officials with the Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) caution that conditions are not ideal and that the threat of wildland fires is still very real.
posted 05.13.2009Construction of $2.7M Bay Transit facility planned
On April 27, more than 30 community members, officials and area politicians attended a groundbreaking celebration at the building site. This event marks the start of a project to update Bay Transit’s operational capabilities, a critical step in providing better transportation service and allowing Bay Transit to expand future services.