The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority has rejected five bids to upgrade its rural water treatment plants. Tom Frederick (pictured left) of the RWSA budgeted nearly $3.9 million to modernize the Crozet and Scottsville plants. Some of the bids he received this spring exceeded the budgeted figure by $1.5 million. Frederick has outlined his dilemma to City Manager Maurice Jones (pictured right) and other local officials. The Environmental Protection Agency is pressuring the RWSA and other Virginia authorities to improve their water quality.
Four people have been arrested for trespassing at a fraternity house associated with UVA.
Virginia defeats the Hurricanes to keep bowl hopes alive.
Radford University now includes trangender students and employees as part of its anti-discrimination policy.
University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan has taken action regarding offenses that were highlighted in a Rolling Stone article.