The Mathews Maritime Foundation premiered a new website at a meeting Monday at Mathews Memorial Library.
It will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11
Mathews residents found out a bit more last week about a Community Development Block Grant the county’s Department of Planning and Zoning wants to pursue for the Court House area.
The plan will go before the board of supervisors next week.
Two applications for construction that will impact wetlands were approved by the Mathews Wetlands Board on Oct. 6.
The Mathews County Planning Commission will consider whether to recommend adoption of the draft Comprehensive Plan 2030 at a 7 p.m. meeting on Tuesday, in the historic courthouse on Court Street.
Five Mathews restaurants are sponsoring a fundraiser for the Mathews Volunteer Fire Department from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Money for downtown revitalization is available through the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development, and Mathews Main Street Inc. and the county’s planning and zoning department are teaming up to go after it.
In the wake of the embezzlement of over $200,000 in fire department funds in 2008 and 2009, Mathews County firefighters are wondering what the department’s financial picture is going to look like at year’s end.
The Mathews County Board of Supervisors questioned Commissioner of the Revenue Ray Hunley about vehicle tax assessments Tuesday afternoon during the monthly board meeting.
A ban on open burning has been adopted for Mathews County until further notice.