Virginia Public Access Project

Developers are hoping to build a giant pier at Virginia Beach and one city councilman wants the public to have free use of it. Virginia Tech is making plans to host a conservative columnist who said a previous invitation to the university was canceled. Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org

Virginia Public Access Project

An April cold snap all but wiped out the peach crop in Virginia's northern Shenandoah Valley...and there's some confusion about an effort to revive the oyster population off Virginia Beach. Those have been among the most read stories this week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org.

Virginia Public Access Project

  The Roanoke City Board of Elections agreed to reprint 15-thousand ballots after a candidate for city council said voters might not recognize her name on the originals...and several Virginia law enforcement agencies took part in a demonstration that showed how drones can help in help in emergency searches. Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VA News link on vpap.org.

 

 

VaNews Topics: Cheaper gasoline, school name change

Apr 25, 2016
Virginia Public Access Project

  Cheaper gasoline is good for many people but not so good for some of Virginia's public transportation systems...and some residents in the Williamsburg area want to change the name of a school that commemorates a defender of segregation. Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VA News link on vpap.org. 

 

 

VaNews Topics: Building a Mosque, Passenger Rail

Apr 11, 2016
Virginia Public Access Project

A group that wants to build a mosque in Culpeper County suspects a religious motive in the county's denial of a permit...and Hanover County residents are hoping to stop plans for passenger rail improvements. 

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