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Catchin' Up On 
Prince George County Government News 
Prince George County, VA                                                September 28, 2018


Upcoming Meetings & Events


Fri., Sept. 28 - PGHS Royals Varsity Football vs. Meadowbrook HS at PGHS Football Stadium, 7800 Laurel Spring Road, Prince George, with a 7:00pm kickoff.

Sat., Sept. 29 - Prince George Farmers' Market at Scott Park Pavilion, 6380 Scott Memorial Park Road, Prince George, from 8:00am - 12:00pm.

Sat., Sept. 29 - Oldies But Goodies Classic Cruizers' Fall Classic Car, Truck & Bike Show at Strosnider Chevrolet, 5200 Oaklawn Blvd., N. Prince George, from 8:00am - 4:00pm.

Sat., Sept. 29 - Harbor Blast with "Wild Sound Unlimited" at the Appomattox Boat Harbor, 1604 Fine Street, Prince George. Tickets are $10 with FREE parking. Gates open at 3p.

Sun., Sept. 30 - Preview Program for the Czech and Slovak Folk Festival: "Why Did They Come Here?", at the Prince George Regional Heritage Center, 6406 Courthouse Road, Prince George, beginning at 2:00pm.

Mon., Oct. 1 - Prince George Social Services Advisory Board will meet at the Social Services Office, 2nd Floor, 6450 Administration Drive, at 9:00am.

Mon., Oct. 1 - Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new VPFW Center (Virginia Physicians For Women) at the New Puddledock Road location, Prince George County, at 12:30pm.

Wed., Oct. 3 - CCJB Annual Organizational Meeting will be held at the Ft. Lee Bowling Center, 2403 C Avenue, Building 8016, Fort Lee, beginning at 3:00pm.

Wed., Oct. 3 - Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) Committee will meet in the Kines Employee Break Room, 2nd Floor of the Administration Building, from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

Thurs., Oct. 4 - A Community Public Input Meeting for the Economic Development & Tourism Strategic Plan will be held at the Hopewell/Prince George Chamber, 4100 Oaklawn Blvd., Hopewell, at 12:00pm.

Thurs., Oct. 4 - Annual Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers Rib Fest will be held at Scott Park Pavilion, 6380 Scott Memorial Park Road, Prince George, from 4:00pm - 7:00pm. Tickets are $25 & $30.


Lost Cat Rejoins NC Family with Assistance from Prince George Couple

A cat lost when a North Carolina family had to evacuate during Hurricane Florence was found with the assistance of Keith & Donna Traylor of Prince George County. Details.

Important Things to Know

•             Commissioner of the Revenue issues 11 new business licenses since September 14. Details.

•             Land use revalidation forms due November 1. Details.

•             Public hearing notice for October 9 BOS meeting. Details.

•             Recap of September 25 BOS meeting. Details.

•             Parents anxious after log truck sideswipes school bus. Details.

•             County Administrator Blogs. Details.

•             Regional employment opportunities. Details.

•             US Army unlikely to hit 2018 recruiting goals. Details.

•             October Message from the County Administrator. Details.

•             Employee training to close Comcast service centers on October 23. Details.

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

•             Latest General Assembly Redistricting proposal. Details.

•             After Florence, what to know about insurance coverage. Details.

•             Congressman McEachin files bill to fund water system upgrades. Details.

•             $1 million gift funds Promise Scholarships at Richard Bland College. Details.

•             Virginia awarded $16 million to fight opioid crisis. Details.

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

•             Latest Prince George County Gasoline Prices. Details.

•             Sign at Bexley Mobile Home Park pronounces partnership with Prince George Police Department.

•             Prince George County earns Platinum distinction in ‘Go Green’ & Wellness programs.

Quote of the Week

 "You have all the reason in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization."

~Denis Waitley

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

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