Henrico Board of Supervisors

Henrico supervisors to host Aug. 24 meeting to discuss civilian review board

The Henrico County Board of Supervisors will host a special public meeting Monday, Aug. 24 to discuss the potential creation of a civilian review board for the county’s division of police. The meeting will begin at 5:15 p.m. in the Board Room of the western government center at Parham and Hungary Spring roads. The meeting is open to the public, […]

Henrico Humane Society to participate in ‘Dollars for Dogs’

Henrico Humane Society will participate in “Dollars for Dogs,” an online fundraising campaign, Aug. 19-26. It’s the fourth year that HHS has participated in the effort, which helps the organization sustain rescue efforts for pets in need. Donations may be made by visiting www.henricohumane.org/donate. “The “Dollars for Dogs” fundraiser is an easy way to support HHS’s mission of finding permanent, […]

Here’s how Virginia school systems are planning to reopen

The Virginia Department of Education has created an interactive map that shows how each public school system in Virginia is planning to reopen. According to the VDOE, all school systems have offered the option for students to learn in a fully virtual mode if they choose. Sixty of the 132 divisions – including Henrico – will reopen in fully virtual […]

COVID-19

Free COVID testing planned Aug. 27 at Tuckahoe MS

The Henrico Health Department will host free COVID-19 testing Thursday, Aug. 27 at Tuckahoe Middle School, 9000 Three Chopt Road, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The event will be held rain or shine. To register for testing, call the department’s COVID-19 hotline at 205-3501, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Limited walk-up testing also will be […]

Only 13 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday in Henrico


Only 13 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported by the Virginia Department of Health in Henrico County since Tuesday morning, increasing the county’s overall total to 4,202. Only one new hospitalization attributed to the virus was reported during the same period. No deaths in Henrico have been connected to COVID-19 since Aug. 13. Henrico’s 7-day positivity percentage increased slightly […]

House Democrats win effort to allow virtual meetings during special session


Republicans in the Virginia House of Delegates killed two efforts Tuesday that would have allowed for the House to meet virtually during the special session that began yesterday, but Democrats eventually passed a motion on their third attempt that allows delegates to hold virtual meetings. Delegates met in the Siegel Center on VCU’s campus in downtown Richmond to begin the […]

Henrico News Minute – Aug. 19, 2020

The Aug. 19, 2020 edition of the Henrico News Minute features details about the Virginia General Assembly reconvening; another running event moves to a virtual format; a Henrico police officer is honored by MADD of Virginia; the latest property sales in Henrico; a COVID-19 update. (Today’s Henrico News Minute is brought to you by the Lakeside Farmers’ Market.)

Henrico Property Transactions – Aug. 5-11, 2020

3037 Montfort Loop – $175,000, 1,126 SF (built in 1994), from Jacqueline S. George Estate to Maria E. Vivanco and Richaerd V. Sasso. 3011 Briar Lane – $186,000, 1,150 SF (built in 1955), from Patricia B. Boyd to Jessica Renee Spencer and Jamie Lee. 3821 Flat Field Terrace – $208,000, 1,038 SF (built in 2001), from Towana C. Wooden to […]