Government

Smither named director of Henrico’s Department of Finance

Henrico County Manager John A. Vithoulkas has appointed Edward N. “Ned” Smither Jr. to serve as director of the Department of Finance, effective July 1.

Smither has served Henrico since 2013 as director of the Accounting Division in Finance. He will succeed Eugene H. Walter, who has delayed his retirement until June 30 to ensure an orderly transition within the department.

Local law enforcement agencies offer online registration for valuables


The four largest Metro Richmond localities have partnered through their law enforcement agencies to offer a free online registration system through which residents can register and track personal property, in the event items are stolen.

Henrico, Richmond and Chesterfield police, along with the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, are partnering with LeadsOnline to offer the "ReportIt" service, which is free. Citizens may record serial numbers and upload images of personal items. In the event that personal items are stolen, the information captured through the ReportIt system will assist law enforcement in accurately and quickly identifying property.

Henrico Extension to offer April 26 workshop on managing finances

The Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension will offer a free workshop Tuesday, April 26 to help residents manage their money and make sound financial decisions.

The Tools for Today’s Economy workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the demonstration kitchen of the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive. To register, call (804) 501-5160 by Friday, April 22.

A beautiful month


Litter prevention and recycling are year-round jobs when it comes to keeping Henrico County a clean place to live.

To boost awareness of the efforts, the Henrico County Board of Supervisors last month designated April as Keep Henrico Beautiful Month in recognition of the committee that spearheads that mission.

Keep Henrico Beautiful originated in 1980 for the “purpose of improving the environmental quality of Henrico County through the development of a comprehensive educational program to reduce litter and littering,” according to its website. Members of the committee represent each of the county's five magisterial districts.

Extension to offer free lawn-care seminars this month


The Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension will conduct in April a free seminar on natural and conventional methods of lawn care and weed control.

The Spring Lawn Care class will be held Monday, Apr. 11 at Twin Hickory Area Library, 5001 Twin Hickory Road; and Thursday, April 14 at Sandston Branch Library, 23 E. Williamsburg Road. Each session will start at 6:30 p.m.

Henrico supervisors to hold April 12 public hearing on proposed fiscal 2016-17 budget

The Henrico County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing Tuesday, April 12 on the proposed budget for fiscal year 2016-17.

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., one hour earlier than usual, in the Board Room of the Henrico Government Center’s Administration Building, 4301 E. Parham Road.

Residents may provide oral or written comments on the $1.2 billion plan, which would guide operating and capital spending for the year beginning July 1.

Cardounel named Henrico police chief


A Henrico native will become Henrico's 16th police chief later this month.

Henrico Police Maj. Humberto “Hum” Cardounel Jr. will take over April 15 for current chief Doug Middleton, who has become the deputy county manager for public safety. Henrico County Manager John Vithoulkas announced the appointment Tuesday.

Cardounel joined the Henrico Police Division as a patrol officer and a SWAT Team medic in 1988. He currently serves as deputy chief for the Investigative Bureau and a member of the chief’s executive staff.

Fairfield meeting April 11 to celebrate new Police station, chief’s service


Fairfield District Supervisor Frank J. Thornton will hold a constituent meeting Monday, April 11 to dedicate the Henrico County Police Division’s Villa Park Station and to celebrate the service of Police Chief Douglas A. Middleton.

The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Villa Park Station, 7850 Villa Park Drive.

The Villa Park Station opened in July to provide a permanent base of operations for the division’s coverage of central Henrico. Middleton joined the agency as a police officer in 1972 and became chief in 2011.

Participants sought for beef focus groups

Do you eat beef? Do you shop for and/or prepare meals?

If so, the Beef Study Team from Virginia Tech’s Food Science Department would like your opinions. The organization is inviting the public to participate in a focus group about beef. Separate focus groups will be held April 14-16 at the Henrico County Extension Office. They will last no more than two hours each. Upon completion of any session, participants will receive a $30 grocery store gift card.

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