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Ask the Candidates

What do you think are the biggest challenges/changes that are going to confront Chesterfield County in the next 20 years and how would you address them to make Chesterfield a better place to live?

Sand mine may be approved this week

An application for a mining operation has been submitted for a parcel of land near the Appomattox River in the Walthall Industrial Park at 1600 Ashton Park Dr. on Ruffin Mill Road.

Agenda for Assembly

Chesterfield Supervisors this week discussed what issues they would lobby for at next year’s meeting of the Virginia General Assembly.

Jeff Davis could see retail development

Rezoning has been request by CNA Properties LC (Edward M. Farley IV) for a property located on west side of Jefferson Davis Highway at Osborne Road. The property is typically known as the Affordable Dentures property that made inexpensive false teeth.

Multi-family building outpaces single family construction

Homebuilding in Chesterfield, although not single-family homes, is experiencing a comeback. The County is experiencing less single-family-building permits, but overall residential home building, when apartments and townhomes are included

D.C. to Richmond high-speed rail evaluated

The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT), in cooperation with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), is evaluating enhanced intercity passenger rail service between Washington, D.C. and Richmond, Va. Preliminary engineering and environmental review will be conducted for the 115-mile corridor.

Community meeting scheduled

Bermuda District Supervisor Dorothy Jaeckle and Matoaca District Supervisor Steve Elswick will hold a combined meeting to discuss “Recreational use of explosive targets update.”

Deed for Battery Dantzler expansion presented to Chesterfield

For the last eleven years the Military History Committee of the Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia has been slowly acquiring properties thru working with landowners to make deals with land donations, American Battlefield Protection Program grants, private donations and fund raising.

Chesterfield Center for the Arts APPROVED!

During last week’s Chesterfield Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board announced, without much fanfare, that the $6.9 million arts center proposed for Chester’s Village Green will be funded.