Month: September 2013

Tuckahoe town meeting Oct. 9 to focus on meals tax referendum

The next town meeting of Tuckahoe District Supervisor Patricia S. O’Bannon will feature a discussion of Henrico County’s meals tax referendum, which will be part of the general election ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5. The meeting will be held Wednesday, Oct. 9, with sessions at 1 and 7 p.m., at the Tuckahoe Area Library, 1901 Starling […] Continue reading Tuckahoe town meeting Oct. 9 to focus on meals tax referendum

Henrico 4-H sale of apples, peanuts, honey, cookbooks under way; orders due Oct. 31

The Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension has launched its fall sale of apples, peanuts, honey and cookbooks to benefit the 4-H Youth Development program. The sale features Virginia-grown produce and six different cookbooks, each with more than 140 recipes. The items and their prices are: Winesap and York apples, $19 per half […] Continue reading Henrico 4-H sale of apples, peanuts, honey, cookbooks under way; orders due Oct. 31

Henrico Master Gardener training program accepting applications

The Henrico County Office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension is accepting applications for its 2014 Master Gardener training program, which will provide instruction in all aspects of horticulture. Applications will be accepted through Friday, Oct. 25. The training program costs $135 for materials. Participants will learn about lawn care, tree and shrub maintenance, vegetable gardening, […] Continue reading Henrico Master Gardener training program accepting applications

Henrico to hold public meetings on meals tax referendum

September 9, 2013 CONTACT: John A. Vithoulkas, County Manager, Henrico County PHONE: (804) 501-4386 Henrico County will conduct a series of public meetings to provide information on the meals tax referendum, which will be part of the general election ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 5. County Manager John A. Vithoulkas will lead the meetings, which will be held […] Continue reading Henrico to hold public meetings on meals tax referendum

Henrico attracts $746.5 million in tourist spending in 2012

September 5, 2013 CONTACT:Dawn Miller Tourism Supervisor Henrico County Division of Recreation and Parks PHONE: (804) 501-5137 Henrico attracts $746.5 million in tourist spending in 2012 County total grows 4.7 percent, ranks fifth highest in Virginia Henrico County captured $746.5 million in spending by domestic travelers during 2012, the fifth highest total of any Virginia […] Continue reading Henrico attracts $746.5 million in tourist spending in 2012