Tag: Sawmill Park

By Carol Vaughn — The Accomack County Board of Supervisors Wednesday approved a 5% meals tax for Accomack County businesses outside incorporated towns. The proceeds will be used to pay overtime instead of giving compensatory leave time to all nonexempt county employees, at an estimated annual cost of $241,000. If the tax...
By Stefanie Jackson – Accomack County Parks and Recreation (ACPR) found a way to celebrate Easter and Autism Awareness Month during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic with a family drive-thru “eggstravaganza” and parade at Sawmill Park April 3. Barbara Boggs, special events coordinator for ACPR, organized the drive-thru with 300 Easter...
By Carol Vaughn — A new, $145,350 pavilion under construction at Sawmill Park in Accomac was expected to be complete by the end of December. The 40’ x 80’ covered structure at the public park will have Wi-Fi available, according to Accomack County Administrator Mike Mason. “It one of a number of...