Month: August 2013

Henrico prepares for heavy traffic during NASCAR races Sept. 6-7

August 28, 2013 CONTACT: John R. Cejka, P.E., Traffic Engineer, Henrico County Department of Public Works PHONE: (804) 501-4393 The Henrico County Department of Public Works will temporarily alter traffic patterns on roads around Richmond International Raceway (RIR) to accommodate fans attending the NASCAR races Friday, Sept. 6 and Saturday, Sept. 7. Motorists are advised […] Continue reading Henrico prepares for heavy traffic during NASCAR races Sept. 6-7

Varina meetings to highlight meals tax referendum

August 22, 2013 CONTACT: Veta Herbaugh, Executive Assistant, Henrico County Board of Supervisors PHONE: (804) 501-4208 Varina District Supervisor Tyrone E. Nelson will hold a series of Community Conversations meetings in September to provide information on Henrico County’s upcoming meals tax referendum. The meetings will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9 at Varina […] Continue reading Varina meetings to highlight meals tax referendum

Fairfield constituent meeting Sept. 11 to discuss meals tax referendum

August 22, 2013 CONTACT: Linda Leigh, Executive Assistant, Henrico County Board of Supervisors PHONE: (804) 501-4208 Fairfield District Supervisor Frank J. Thornton will hold a constituent meeting Wednesday, Sept. 11 to discuss the state of Henrico County and the upcoming meals tax referendum. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Eastern Henrico […] Continue reading Fairfield constituent meeting Sept. 11 to discuss meals tax referendum

Henrico Drug Court to celebrate 10th anniversary with Sept. 17 gala

August 20, 2013 CONTACT: Patricia Shaw, Administrator, Henrico County Drug Court PHONE: (804) 501-2301, ext. 222 The Henrico County Drug Court will celebrate its 10 years of helping individuals overcome alcohol and drug addictions with a red carpet gala at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road. The […] Continue reading Henrico Drug Court to celebrate 10th anniversary with Sept. 17 gala

Henrico Extension to offer lawn care workshop in September

August 16, 2013 CONTACT: Karen F. Carter, Horticulture Extension Agent, Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension PHONE: (804) 501-5160 The Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension will hold a free workshop Tuesday, Sept. 3 and Thursday, Sept. 12 to help residents grow healthy, attractive lawns naturally. The workshop, “Improving Your Lawn […] Continue reading Henrico Extension to offer lawn care workshop in September

Henrico CASA seeks volunteers for child-advocacy training

August 14, 2013 CONTACT: Barbara Herzog, Director, Henrico County Court Appointed Special Advocates PHONE: (804) 501-1671 Henrico County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is seeking volunteers to work in the court system on behalf of abused and neglected children. Henrico CASA will conduct a free, 10-session training program for volunteers, beginning Saturday, Sept. 21. The […] Continue reading Henrico CASA seeks volunteers for child-advocacy training

Henrico salutes Tuckahoe All-Stars

August 11, 2013 CONTACT: Patricia S.O’Bannon, Tuckahoe District Supervisor, Henrico County Board of Supervisors PHONE: (804) 501-4208; (804) 285-4728 Henrico salutes Tuckahoe All-Stars, highlights county’s recreation facilities and programs Henrico County officials congratulate the Tuckahoe American Little League All-Stars for an outstanding season that carried the team to the brink of the 2013 Little League […] Continue reading Henrico salutes Tuckahoe All-Stars