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Catchin' Up On
Prince George County Government News
Prince George County, VA                             December 29, 2017

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Mon., Jan. 1 - New Year's Day - Prince George County Government Offices CLOSED.

 Tues., Jan. 2 - New Year's Day Holiday (additional holiday time) - Prince George County Government Offices CLOSED.

Jan. 2-13 - Christmas Tree Recycling *FREE for real, undecorated trees for Prince George County residents only*, at CFS - County Convenience Center, 3100 Union Branch Road, S. Prince George, from 8:00am - 5:00pm.

Jan. 3-10 - The Prince George County Extension Office will be accepting applications for the Master Gardener Volunteer program until January 10th. Please call 804-733-2686 or visit http://prince-george.ext.vt.edu/ for more information.

Wed., Jan. 3 - Community Policy Management Team (CPMT) Meeting in the Prince George County Social Services Office, 2nd Floor, 6450 Administration Drive, at 9:00am.

Wed., Jan. 3 - Prince George County Board of Supervisors' Organizational Meeting, in the 3rd Floor Board Room of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, beginning at 6:00pm.

Thurs., Jan. 4 - Exit 45 Property Owners' Meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn Express, 11979 S. Crater Road, South Prince George, at 2:00pm.

Thurs., Jan. 4 – “Leadership 2018 - Business & Government”, a Hopewell/Prince George Chamber Event, will be held at Baymont Inn & Suites, 5380 Oaklawn Boulevard, North Prince George, 5:00pm - 6:30pm.

 

Newly-Elected Officials Take Oaths Of Office December 27

Five newly-elected government officials were sworn in December 27 at a special ceremony held in the Board Room. The officials take office at 12:01 a.m. January 1.

 

Important Things to Know

 •             January Message from the County Administrator. Details.

 •             Recent County Administrator blogs. Details.

 •             Tri-Cities Region mourning the shooting death of a Colonial Heights teen over the Christmas holiday weekend.

 •             Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM) has received a $3.1 million grant to construct an apprentice academy at its Prince George location.

 •             Residents and businesses are asked to take precautions as burst of arctic air expected to linger until New Year’s Day.

 •             Commissioner of the Revenue issues 14 new business licenses since December 15.

•             Prince George High School Field Hockey seniors Amelia Johnson & Brittany Grebas were named to the Times-Dispatch All-Metro first and second teams respectively.

Quote of the Week

  "Never deprive someone of hope - it may be all they have."

 ~Anonymous

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

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