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Isle Cares Newsletter
May 3, 2019
Updates from April 18, 2019 Board of Supervisors Meeting

Board Actions 
Terms and Conditions for Transfer of Property to the Commonwealth of Virginia for the Proposed Department of Juvenile Justice Facility:  Supervisor Grice moved that the terms of the contract be accepted for the Department of Juvenile Justice facility as presented by County Administrator Keaton.  The motion was defeated by a vote of (2-3) with Supervisors Grice and Jefferson voting in favor of the motion and Supervisors Acree and Rosie and Chairman McCarty voting against the motion.
 
Chairman McCarty moved to rescind support for the Department of Juvenile Justice project.  The motion was adopted by a vote of (3-2) with Supervisors Acree and Rosie and Chairman McCarty voting in favor of the motion and Supervisors Grice and Jefferson voting against the motion. 

Public Hearings
Relocation of Windsor Polling Place: 
An Ordinance to Amend and Reenact the Isle of Wight County Code by Amending and Reenacting Chapter 5. Elections, Article III. Precincts, Section 5-11. Enumerated (Relocation of the Windsor Polling Place from Windsor Volunteer Fire Station to the Windsor Town Center):   Supervisor Acree moved that the Ordinance be adopted as amended that the Sheriff’s Department and Windsor Police Department share responsibility providing safety and security oversight at this facility on election days.  The motion was adopted by a vote of (5-0) with Supervisors Acree, Rosie, Grice, Jefferson and McCarty voting in favor of the motion and no Supervisors voting against the motion.

Appointments
Board of Equalization: 
Otto Williams was recommended to the Circuit Court Judge to serve on the Board of Equalization representing the Hardy District. 

Dave Holland was recommended to the Circuit Court Judge to serve on the Board of Equalization representing the Smithfield District.

Dale Scott was recommended to the Circuit Court Judge to serve on the Board of Equalization representing the Windsor District.

James Terrell was recommended to the Circuit Court Judge to serve on the Board of Equalization representing the Carrsville District

Thomas Finderson was recommended to the Circuit Court Judge to serve on the Board of Equalization representing the Newport District.

Historical Architectural Review Committee:
Russell Parrish was reappointed to serve representing the Newport District. 

Southeastern Tidewater Opportunity Project: 
Hazel Edwards was reappointed to the Southeastern Tidewater Opportunity Project.

Tidewater Emergency Medical Services Council: 
Jeff Terwilliger was reappointed to the Tidewater Emergency Medical Services Council. 

Wetlands Board: 
Wilson Holland was reappointed to the Wetlands Board representing the Windsor District.

Upcoming Meetings:
Unless otherwise noted all meetings below are held in the Robert C. Claud, Sr. Board Room at the Isle of Wight County Courthouse Complex.

May 9, 2019, 6:00 pm - Board of Supervisors, Budget Adoption Meeting
May 16, 2019, 5:00 pm - Board of Supervisors, Regular Meeting

ISLE OF WIGHT ALERT - STAY INFORMED
Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for Isle of Wight County's IWAlert Emergency Notification System.  This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing person and evacuations of building or neighborhoods. 

The IWAlert System will allow you to: 

  • Choose locations in IW you want to be contacted about - your home, your parents home, your workplace, your child's school or daycare, etc. 
  • Choose how you would like to be notified: by text message, email, cell phone, home phone, work phone and the order in which you would like us to attempt to notify you. 
  • Sign up for various weather alerts directly fro the National Weather Service and to control when you receive these weather alerts by setting up a quiet period. 

If you want to sign up, or have any questions or need assistance, CLICK HERE. Or you can contact the IW Dept of Emergency Servies for assistant from 8:30 am - 5 pm, Mon-Friday at 757-365-6308.

Caught You Caring Awards
Summary of Recipients
Third Quarter


CLICK HERE to see recipients of Caught You Caring Awards for the Third Quarter of FY2018-19:  Teresa Morgan; Mary Beth Johnson; Linda Tuck; Carlos Batten; Lee Marshall; Kim Gradine; Cheryl Ketcham; Paula Bergeron; Andrea Delgado; Cheryl McClanahan; and, Julie Slye.
 

Spring Country Vintage Market:

Location: 
The market is located at the Isle of Wight County Fairgrounds, 21311 Courthouse Hwy, Windsor, VA 23487

Market Hours:
Saturday early bird: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: noon to 4 p.m.

Admission:
Early bird (8 to 10 a.m on Saturday.): $10
Regular admission after 10 a.m: $5
Children: free
Reentrance is free all weekend with wristband
We take cash and credit cards. 

FOR MORE INFO CHECK OUT THE MARKET ON FACEBOOK, CLICK HERE! 

Headliners for the 2019 Isle of Wight County Fair are....

Restless Heart on Friday 9/13 at 9:00 pm 
and

Chris Lane on Saturday 9/14 at 9:00 pm


For more info on the upcoming fair visit www.TheFairIsComing.com

Check out all the events happenings at:  www.VisitSmithfield.com
The 2019 Isle of Wight County Fair Scholarship Pageant Contestant Applications are now available! 
Applications are due by Friday, June 14, 2019. Visit www.TheFairIsComing.com for application and more info. 

CLICK HERE to see all Board of Supervisors Members and their contact information.  
CLICK HERE for upcoming County Calender of Events.

Click here to see APRIL 2019 Inside the Isle E-Newsletter

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