Merits of Land Use Taxation questioned
The Middlesex County Land Use Taxation Ordinance came under fire at the April 10 public hearing on the proposed 2014-15 county budget that calls for a 5-cent real estate tax increase.
posted 04.16.2014Flipped at the Twigg Bridge
A tractor-trailer overturned Monday near the Twigg Bridge over the Piankatank River. The rig was turning off Twiggs Ferry Road (Route 3) into the construction material storage area for Precon Marine, which is overhauling the bridge.
posted 04.16.2014A regional approach to attracting tourism
Individual localities will have a much stronger impact on drawing tourists by working together as a region, said Chris Ingram, Economic Development and Tourism Coordinator for Middlesex County.
posted 04.16.2014Public hearing on proposed 5-cent tax increase is tonight
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m. on the second floor of the Historic Courthouse in Saluda on a proposed FY15 budget that totals $21,294,176—$14,414,565 of which is for county schools.