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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?

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.

New boat launch will keep boaters happy, bass nervous

Wayne Vaughn is a professional fisherman who lives in the Enon area. He hasn’t launched his boat from the Dutch Gap boat launch for years.

Two more buildings planned for Meadowville Tech Park

There are at least two fast-tracked Phillip Morris/Altria buildings in the planning stages at Meadowville Technology Park, according to Richmond Bizsense.com.

Dominion to capture the sun

Virginia Electric and Power Company (Dominion Virginia Power), is requesting approval of a rezoning of 40.8 acres to permit a solar power generation plant.