New look on the town horizon
The vista coming into the Town of Urbanna is changing. The large wooden boathouse at the foot of Watling Street, at the site of the old Urbanna Yachting Center, is going to be replaced with floating piers.
posted 07.22.2015Stove Point owners give water system a boost
With the addition of 61 signed water service contracts on Monday, there are now about 165 properties committed to central water in Deltaville, said Middlesex Water Authority (MWA) director Matt Walker. Walker, who is also Middlesex County Administrator, is paid a stipend by the MWA for his services.
posted 07.22.2015‘The Middlesex Review’ voiced concerns of blacks during days of segregation
During the era of segregation, most social and educational aspects of life in Middlesex County involved the separation of the black and white races. County schools were partially integrated in 1963-64 and totally integrated by 1969.
posted 07.22.2015Public hearing on proposed Urbanna ‘public water access’ is Thursday
It’s been just over one year since Urbanna Planning Commission chair Phil Friday initiated a zoning ordinance amendment that would eliminate both public access to the waterfront over private property and the requirement for setting aside 20 percent open space “for public use.”