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Monthly Archives: April 2017

**Revised** -Invitation for Bids Issued: Blue Ridge Tunnel Rehabilitation & Trail Project Phases 2 & 3

April 21, 2017

***Correction to Pre-Bid Meeting Date * Friday, May 12, 2017*** ADVERTISEMENT FOR SEALED BIDS IFB #2017-NCBRTPH23 Blue Ridge (Crozet) Tunnel Rehabilitation & Trail Project – Phase 2 and 3 Nelson County, Virginia Sealed Bids in duplicate on the referenced project

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Pick-Your-Own Strawberries Through May

April 19, 2017

It’s the season for Pick-Your-Own Strawberries – at both Seamans’ Orchard in Roseland (Now Open) and Critzer Family Farm in Afton (Opening in May).     Seamans’ Orchard 415 Dark Hollow Rd. Roseland, VA 22967  434-277-8130  www.seamansorchard.com Pick Your Own

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VDOT Update 4/24 to 4/28

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 18, 2017 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-17-041 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 24-28, 2017 LYNCHBURG – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date

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National Park Week to be Celebrated through April 23rd

April 17, 2017

Shenandoah National Park will host several events from Saturday April 15 to April 23 as part of a celebration for National Park Week. Entrance fees will be waived for all national park sites, including Shenandoah National Park on April 15-16

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April is Fair Housing Month

April 12, 2017

RESOLUTION R2017-21 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS APRIL 2017 IS FAIR HOUSING MONTH WHEREAS, April is Fair Housing Month and marks the 48th anniversary of the passage of the federal Fair Housing Act (Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act

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Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week (April 9th to April 15th)

RESOLUTION R2017-23 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS ANIMAL CARE AND CONTROL APPRECIATION WEEK APRIL 9TH – APRIL 15TH WHEREAS, the National Animal Care & Control Association (NACA) is committed to setting the standard of professionalism in ani mal welfare and

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

2017 CAPM Flyer RESOLUTION R2017-20 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS APRIL IS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH WHEREAS, preventing child abuse and neglect is a community problem that depends on involvement among people throughout the community; and WHEREAS, child maltreatment occurs

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Public Safety Dispatcher Appreciation Week (April 9th to April 15th)

RESOLUTION R2017-19 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATORS WEEK April 9-15, 2017 WHEREAS, emergencies can occur at anytime that require police, fire or emergency medical services; and WHEREAS, when an emergency occurs the prompt response of police

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VDOT Update 4/10 to 4/14

April 6, 2017

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 28, 2017 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-17-034 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 10-14, 2017 LYNCHBURG – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date

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Scenic Virginia’s 2017 Virginia Vistas Photo Contest is open!

Scenic Virginia’s 2017 Virginia Vistas Photo Contest is open for submissions from April 1 – May 15. Click HERE to visit our 2017 Contest page and to submit your photos. We look forward to seeing the beauty of our Commonwealth through

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Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Recycling Day – April 8 at Region 2000 Landfill

April 4, 2017

Collection days for Household Hazardous Waste are held several times each year at the Region 2000 Landfill. The dates, times, directions and acceptable materials are posted on the Region 2000 HHW web page. Participation is free for Nelson residents and

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