The equipment will eventually enable Hallieford residents to have internet speeds of up to 40 megabytes per second.
The Mathews Planning Commission was presented with a list of suggested items for future consideration.
One hearing will discuss amending the county’s ordinance pertaining to water and sewage.
The Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society is returning use of the former Gloucester Animal Control building on Beehive Drive to the county.
The Gloucester Planning Department held three meetings in June so the public could learn about the county’s comprehensive plan update that’s now underway.
A ceremonial signing of a recently-passed piece of environmental legislation will be held at 1:30 p.m. today in Gov. Bob McDonnell’s conference room in the Patrick Henry Building in Richmond.
Plans to dredge Put-In Creek to draw boaters to downtown Mathews were dropped by the county in May after the Army Corps of Engineers said permits for the project would be tough to come by. But at least a couple of folks think the county dropped the initiative too soon.
A Gloucester man who has repeatedly refused to comply with a court order to stop blocking his absentee neighbor’s right of way was taken into custody again Tuesday evening after a 90-minute standoff with police.
A Gloucester Fire and Rescue volunteer who fatally struck a skateboarder on Main Street while responding to an emergency call in her personal vehicle will not be charged in connection with the accident, the state police have announced.