for Latimer Siding was inaccurate; the actual location for this small parking area will be at Cedar Grove, which is the end terminus of the Phase II scope.
One of the issues raised during the meeting was overall responsibility for the maintenance of the bike path at completion of the project. We will need to discuss this further with Fish & Wildlife to draft an agreement on this matter.
Department of Corrections Meeting to resolve three items on Regional Jail Project. Attending: Katie Nunez, County Attorney Bruce Jones, Clerk of Works Jim Chapman, and Sheriff Jack Robbins.
A dedication and official opening of the Willis Wharf Wildlife Observation Platform is scheduled for Friday, September 19, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. at the Willis Wharf Marina. This project was done in cooperation with the County, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program.
The annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is scheduled for September 20, 2008 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the parking lot adjacent to the County Maintenance Shop in Eastville (across from the old Courthouse).
Items to be collected include leftover garden chemicals, poisons, repellants, degreasers, fuels (gasoline and kerosene) fungicides, wood preservatives, paint products, wood stain, paint thinner, paint remover, driveway sealers, epoxy, rodent poison, asbestos, and other hazardous waste. No commercial or industrial waste, car batteries, tires, motor oil, ammunition, flares, explosives, medical waste, biological waste, radioactive waste, medicines, PCBs, smoke detectors, freon, propane tanks, or empty containers of any kind will be accepted.
VA Dept. of Historic Resources is sponsoring a state Historical Highway Marker for Accomack Indians with the proposed location of the marker near Eastville on Route 13. The proposed text (attached) is scheduled to be presented to the Board of Historic Resources on September 18, 2008.
At 6:00 p.m., the Chairman recessed for the supper break.
At 7:00 p.m., the Chairman reconvened the meeting.