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March 22, 2014

 

By: Betsy Washington 03-14

Homeowners in Virginia routinely apply millions of pounds of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizer to their lawns even though most established lawns require no phosphorus in order to thrive. Scientists at VA Tech have estimated that lawn...

May 2, 2014

Holmes Run Sanitary Sewer Force Main Lining Project at Sleepy Hollow Road

As part of the final steps in the ongoing rehabilitation/lining project by our County contractor of the 20-inch sanitary sewer...

May 13, 2014

2014 Lifeguards Needed!

Our beaches are getting ready to open and we are actively recruiting new lifeguards!  Below is the application form and position descriptions.

May 23, 2014

UPDATE ON LAKE CONDITIONS – Sewer contamination is gone; lake conditions are back to normal.

Test results from the county received in the last two days show no detectible levels of human bacteria.  Other bacteria levels in the...

June 15, 2014

Butterfly - Pollinator Garden Plant List

We have a fabulous butterfly - pollinator garden at Beach 5 and many have asked about the plants that attract these insects. Download a list of plants with...

June 17, 2014

UPDATE ON LAKE CONDITIONS - Another sewer spill has occurred.  Beaches 1-4 are closed until further notice.  Please stay out of the water for your saftety!

The County has informed us that about 6000 gallons of raw sewage spilled...

June 19, 2014

Community Meeting with County Officials on Sewer Spills

At the request of WID and LBA, Supervisor Penny Gross will host a meeting with county officials from the Department of Public Works to discuss the recent sewer spills.  The meeting...

June 19, 2014

UPDATE ON LAKE CONDITIONS - The beaches have been reopened for swimming...

July 9, 2014

Newcomers Club Raft-Up and Swim Barge Party - July 19

Here's a chance to mingle with your Lake Barcroft neighbors . . . on the lake.

Newcomers Club is hosting a raft-up and swim barge party on...

September 12, 2014

 

Dear Neighbors,

This Saturday, September 13, 2014 is Tag day for the J.E.B. Stuart High School music department. Groups of students from all of the musical groups from the high school will visit...