Tag: Northampton supervisors

By Stefanie Jackson – At the direction of Canonie Atlantic, the company that owns the Eastern Shore's 49-mile railroad, the removal of unused track has begun, marking the beginning of the region’s rails-to-trails project, but it does not have the full support of the public, Northampton County supervisors learned...
By Stefanie Jackson – Northampton supervisors spent their Aug. 25 work session brainstorming how to spend the second round of federal funding the county will receive from the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act. Northampton qualified to receive more than $2 million in CARES funds, distributed in two...
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Submitted Article – Roberta Anne Kellam has announced her candidacy for the District 4 seat on the Northampton County Board of Supervisors. A resident of the Franktown area, Kellam served for several years on both the Northampton County Planning Commission and the Virginia State Water Control Board.  “Representing and serving...
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By Stefanie Jackson – Spencer Murray, the chairman of the Northampton board of supervisors, offered advice to citizens at the May 14 supervisors meeting. “We are 28 days from the deadline for getting on the ballot in District 4, to replace me, and in District 5, to replace Mr. Duer...
By Stefanie Jackson – Northampton supervisor Robert Duer still wants answers about the true cost of the county’s new Emergency Medical Services garage in Machipongo. When Director of Public Works Chris Thomas announced the building’s completion at the Jan. 28 supervisors meeting, Board of Supervisors Chairman Spencer Murray spoke of a...