Maritime park receives state grant to continue ‘Living Shoreline’ project
The Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park announced this week the receipt of $15,000 in grant money from the Virginia Chesapeake Bay Restoration Fund.
posted 06.29.2016MWA seeks water system contract for fewer customers
The Middlesex Water Authority (MWA) voted on June 22 to direct its staff to continue negotiations with Sydnor Hydro, and also directed the company to develop a comprehensive agreement and design-build draft contract for a water system in Deltaville.
posted 06.29.2016Elimination or reduction of area boat taxes continues
The towns of Urbanna and Kilmarnock also eliminated boat taxes within their town limits this month, and the Northumberland Board of Supervisors is currently discussing a reduction in its county’s boat tax.
posted 06.29.2016Urbanna eliminates boat tax
At its June 20 meeting, the Urbanna Town Council adopted its budget for 2016-17 (FY17), which includes the elimination of the town’s personal property tax on boats.