Board discusses possible tax hike and budget cuts
At a board of supervisors budget work session on February 23, county administrator Charles Culley explained Middlesex County’s real estate property tax woes. “I don’t see how you can survive another year with a 35-cent tax rate,” Culley told the board at that meeting. “You’ve got enough fixed expenses that you will have to raise taxes.
posted 03.04.2010Town election ballot set
Tuesday was the deadline to file as a candidate for the Urbanna town election set for Tuesday, May 4. Urbanna voters will go to the polls to choose six council members and a mayor. All terms are for two years.
posted 03.04.2010See Middlesex County from above
Over the past few years, the Virginia Geographic Information Network (VGIN) has distributed color aerial photography, called orthophotographs, or “orthos” for short, explained Stan Hovey of Urbanna.
posted 03.04.2010Supervisors want budget meeting with school board
Budget issues continued to dominate meetings of the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors. On Tuesday, March 2, discussions focused on the county parks and recreation budget and on whether the county should continue to subsidize the cost of commercial trash disposal.