Sept. 1, 1966: Rappahannock’s generally quiet Harris Hollow echoed with shouts of glee and vibrated with music Saturday as 47 handicapped youngsters of the Metropolitan area frolicked on the hillsides at an all-day outing sponsored by the Downtown Jaycee Chapter of Washington, D.C.
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February 11, 1960: A nationally known garment manufacturing company is very interested in locating a plant in Rappahannock County. The company would employ from 125 to 150 people, 90 percent of whom would be women with an annual payroll of a quarter of a million dollars.
Consideration of an application to rezone a parcel of land in Sperryville consumed much of the Planning Commission’s regular meeting this month.
In a letter Saturday to the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission Chair David Konick thanked the board, summarized his work with the county and reported on the planners’ efforts for November/December and the year 2020.
At its regular monthly meeting Monday night, the Washington Town Council appointed former council member Jean Goodine to a vacant seat on the council, and heard at length from town resident Chuck Akre about his hopes for development of the Black Kettle Commons on the northeastern edge of town.
At its last meeting of the year, the Rappahannock County Board of Zoning Appeals appointed Ron Makela as its representative to the Planning Commission. Makela will succeed David Konick, whose term on the Board of Zoning Appeals expired earlier this year.
For the agenda items, visit the County's BoardDocs site: https://go.boarddocs.com/va/corva/Board.nsf/Public
On Dec. 16, the Rappahannock County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on a package of amendments to the county’s zoning ordinance that have been in the works for some years.