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Catchin' Up On 
Prince George County Government News 
Prince George County, VA                                                September 21, 2018

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Fri., Sept. 21 - A Celebration of Life Service for Leigh Primmer, former County Finance Dept. Procurement Officer, will be held at the Central Wellness Center, 11023 Prince George Drive, Disputanta, at 5:00pm.

Fri., Sept. 21 - PGHS Royals Varsity Football Team will take on Dinwiddie HS at Dinwiddie HS Athletic Field, 11608 Courthouse Road, Dinwiddie, VA 23841. 7:00pm kickoff.

Sat., Sept. 22 - Prince George Farmers' Market continues at Scott Park Pavilion, 6380 Scott Memorial Park Road, Prince George, from 8:00am - 12:00pm.

Sat., Sept. 22 - Carson VFD and Rives Ruritan Annual Steakfeast will be held at Rives Ruritan Club, 16015 South Crater Road, South Prince George, from 4:00pm - 7:00pm.

Sat., Sept. 22 - Harbor Blast w/"The K.O.D.E." and "Dividing Face" at the Appomattox Boat Harbor, 1604 Fine Street, Prince George. Gates open at 4:00pm. Tickets are $10 + FREE parking.

Mon., Sept. 24 - Prince George TRIAD "End of the Summer" Picnic and Meeting will be held at Scott Park Pavilion, 6380 Scott Memorial Park Road, Prince George, from 12:00pm - 2:30pm.

Mon., Sept. 24 - Prince George County School Board Special Meeting will be held in the 3rd Floor Board Room of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, at 5:30pm.

Tues., Sept. 25 – Prince George Board of Supervisors Meeting in the 3rd Floor Board Room of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, beginning 7:00pm.

Sept. 25 - 27 - VDOT will perform planned bridge maintenance on the Benjamin Harrison Bridge, Jordan Point Road (Rte. 156), overnight from 8:00pm to 6:00am. Expect lanes closures during these times each evening.

Wed., Sept. 26 - Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) Committee will meet in the Kines Employee Break Room, 2nd Floor of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

Thurs., Sept. 27 - Riverside Regional Jail Finance Committee and Authority Board will each meet at the RRJ Office, 500 FOLAR Trail, at 12:00pm and 2:00pm respectively.

Thurs., Sept. 27 – Prince George Planning Commission will meet in the 3rd Floor Board Room of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, at 6:30pm.

 

Prince George County Holds 'Mammogram Party' at SRMH

Prince George County held a 'Mammogram Party' at Southside Regional Memorial Hospital on September 18 as part of its Wellness initiative to support employees and their health and well-being.

 

Important Things to Know

•             Hopewell-Prince George United Way facing fund-raising challenges. Details.

•             Land use revalidation forms due November 1. Details.

•             Thousands of pounds of ground beef recalled. Details.

•             Mercy rules could be added to high school playoff games. Details.

•             Benjamin Harrison Bridge Lane Closure Dates Announced. Details.

•             County Administrator Blogs. Details.

•             Regional employment opportunities. Details.

•             Poll says Virginians support Medicaid expansion. Details.

•             Updates to Virginia Fire & Building codes. Details.

•             McDonald's changes its Apple Pie. Details.

•             Prince George High School athletic schedule & results. Details.

•             Latest General Assembly Redistricting proposal. Details.

•             Fogg rolls in as Fort Lee's new commander. Details.

•             Public input still sought on Economic Development & Tourism Strategic Plan. Details.

•             VDOT to make improvements on Route 460 & I-295 the next two weeks.

•             Crater Youth Care Commission gets clean audit report at this morning’s meeting.

•             What's showing at the movies in Prince George County? Details.

•             Latest Prince George County Gasoline Prices. Details.

 

Quote of the Week

"Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude."

~Ralph Marston


Percy C. Ashcraft, County Administrator | Prince George County, VA | (804) 722-8600

Fax (804) 732-3604 | pashcraft@princegeorgecountyva.gov | www.princegeorgecountyva.gov