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August 21, 2018
When the Charlottesville City Council on July 31 appointed Mike Murphy as interim city manager, only three councilors were in the room. Councilor Heather Hill listened to the special meeting over the phone but did not participate. Mayor Nikuyah Walker was available by phone but was under the impression that ...
June 24, 2017
As plans for downtown Crozet continue to come together, a developer is proposing Albemarle County use bonds to finance $4.72 million worth of infrastructure projects to support the area’s redevelopment. Frank Stoner, of Milestone Partners and Crozet New Town Associates, has been working to redevelop the 20-acre property ...
July 10, 2016
An Albemarle County plan to add stop-arm cameras to school buses has hit another speed bump. Attorneys and county school division staff stopped plans to install the cameras this summer, after the county attorney’s office said current legislation does not allow the companies that operate the cameras to access ...
May 13, 2015
The Albemarle County School Board has set the process and timeline for filling its vacant Samuel Miller District seat. The six remaining board members will make an interim appointment by June 15 to fill the seat. The board also will petition the Circuit Court to hold a special election Nov ...
March 19, 2014
The Albemarle County School Board last week debated moving bus stops to major roads in snowy weather in an effort to keep buses off rural roads and avoid snow days. But transportation staff recommended not adopting the “Plan B” routes, citing safety concerns for students walking on unplowed roads, the ...
March 14, 2014
The Albemarle County School Board last week debated moving bus stops on snow days to major roads. The purpose of doing so, Schools officials said, would be to keep schools open, and to keep buses off of rural roads and roads without reliable turnarounds. Transportation staff recommended not adopting the ...
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