New home construction continues downward spiral
The construction of new houses remains stagnant in Middlesex County. In 2012, construction was started on just 30 single-family dwellings—the fewest in at least 12 years—and one less than in 2011 when 31 houses were built.
posted 04.17.2013Virginia begins historic oyster replenishment effort
The Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) is preparing to embark on the largest state-funded oyster replenishment initiative in state history thanks to a record $2 million appropriated in the budget by Governor Robert F. McDonnell and the Virginia General Assembly.
posted 04.17.2013‘DMV 2 Go’ to visit Saluda
“DMV 2 Go” will be in Saluda on Friday, April 19, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the new Middlesex Courthouse parking lot.
posted 04.16.2013Urbanna ABC Store to close temporarily
The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) store at 231 Virginia Street in Urbanna will close Tuesday, April 16, at close of business to replace the floor. It will reopen Monday, April 22, at 10 a.m.