Long-range plan: town sewage to be pumped to Saluda
“We have fought the good fight, but we are going to lose,” Saluda District supervisor Pete Mansfield told county officials at the Middlesex Board of Supervisors March 4 meeting.
posted 03.19.2014Urbanna tables proposed zoning amendments
Proposed amendments intended to streamline the town zoning ordinance were tabled by the Urbanna Town Council on Monday, March 17. One proposal would reduce the setback for an accessory building from 8 feet to 2 feet…
posted 03.19.2014Pursuit by drug taskforce halts local Spice sales
Almost two years ago, three drug investigators made a “covenant” to shut down local businesses that allegedly sold synthetic drugs. These synthetic drugs were sold openly with a warning on the packet, “Not for human consumption.” However, smoking or ingesting these drugs got the user high and addicted very quickly.
posted 03.12.2014Efforts being made to identify and help local homeless population
Homelessness is not just an urban issue. It affects all communities, including Middlesex County, said Rebecca Morgan, director of the Middlesex Department of Social Services.