Alex Bridges

Public comments on hotel tax cut

November 23, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Town leaders heard support and opposition Monday for a proposal to cut the tax rate people pay to stay in hotels.

Landfill project ahead of schedule

Issael Cardenas, a master seamer for Hallaton Inc.,  checks the seam on the new landfill liner at the Shenandoah County landfill in Edinburg on Tuesday. The liner, which covers 5 1/2 acres, should be finished by Friday and the county could start using it by February. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 18, 2015

EDINBURG – A $3 million expansion of Shenandoah County’s landfill remains ahead of schedule, the facility director says.

Bryce dam project near completion

Tim Mohr, second from left, construction resident with Schnabel Engineering, explains to state and local officials on Friday the design of improvements to the Lake Laura Dam at Bryce Resort. Richard Walker, supervisor-elect for District 3, stands next to Mohr.   Alex Bridges/Daily

November 13, 2015

BRYCE – A $10 million dollar project to increase the safety of two dams in Bryce Resort should reach a milestone early next year.

Board considers tax relief for elderly

November 12, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County leaders could make changes to a program that helps elderly and disabled property owners on their tax bills.