HISTORIC TRIANGLE — Here are some important news and notes in brief from in and around the Historic Triangle.
Deadline for York County 2022 Tax Relief Program Approaching
The deadline for York County’s 2022 tax relief program is approaching. for York County seniors (65+ years old) and permanently disabled residents could qualify for this program. This tax relief program allows for exemption or partial exemption of tax on real estate or mobile home. The application deadline is April 1. To learn more about the program, please click here.
Providence Classical School (PCS) Patriot Perseverance 5K Run/Walk
The second annual Providence Classical School (PCS) Patriot Perseverance 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, March 26 from 6 a.m. to noon along the Greensprings Interpretive Trail and the Virginia Capital Trail. The trails will remain open during this event. For more information, visit here.
York County Proposed Budget for FY2023 Released to the Public
Neil Morgan, York County Administrator presented his proposed FY2023 budget at the March 15 regular Board of Supervisors meeting. This budget will begin July 1, 2022 and run through June 30, 2023. Morgan shared the budget drivers and priorities but also cautioned that changes may occur depending on any General Assembly actions. The full budget document is available online now along with a link to the replay of the presentation. Comments on this proposed budget may be emailed to the Board at email@example.com.
Author to Present at York Hall
Local nonfiction author and historian Amy Waters Yarsinske will present on her book, “Flyboys Over Hampton Roads,” for the York County Historical Committee on Sunday, March 27 at 3 p.m. at York Hall, 301 Main Street in Yorktown. This event is free and open to the public.
Youngkin Proclaims Virginia Vietnam Veterans Day
Gov. Glenn Youngkin proclaimed that Tuesday, March 29 will be recognized as Virginia Vietnam Veterans Day to honor the men and women that served in the U.S. Armed Forces during the Vietnam War. There will be a special ceremony held that day at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond at 11 a.m. For more information, please visit the website for the Virginia War Memorial.
Toano Convenience Center to Open Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays
The Toano Convenience Center located at 185 Industrial Boulevard is expanding operating hours starting March 28. The Center will be open weekly on Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information about materials accepted, visit the website.