Meals tax generates over $25,000 in July
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors learned at its regular monthly meeting on September 2 that the first-month (July) collection of the county’s new 4% meals tax totaled $25,834.88.
posted 09.10.2014Report says town hall has long-term water damage
Water in the wrong place goes a long way. Leaks in the 4,000-square-foot Urbanna Town Hall have damaged walls, windows and ceilings, states a report from TAM Consultants Inc. of Williamsburg.
posted 09.10.2014No change, for now, in Urbanna’s ‘public access to the water’ law
An initiative by the Urbanna Planning Commission (UPC) to remove town code requirements for “public access to the water” and open space appears to be dead—for now. The commission deadlocked in a 2-2 vote on July 17.
posted 09.10.2014New athletic complex to open
The grand opening of the Syd Thrift Athletic Complex, featuring a ribbon cutting and unveilings, is slated Friday at 5:30 p.m. on the football field at Middlesex High School (MHS).