News

Scottsville Residents React To Possible Noise Ordinance

Scottsville Residents React To Possible Noise Ordinance

Photo: WINA

The town leaders of Scottsville are giving serious thought to creating a noise ordinance. The Scottsville Town Council had a lively public hearing Monday night on the possibility of a 65 decibel limit, and a series of fines for those who generate too much noise. Many of the speakers say having peace and quiet is essential in a town the size of Scottsville. Others fear a noise ordinance could stifle business growth. Nancy Gill (pictured) and her fellow town councilors will revisit the issue at a September meeting.

Latest Stories

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Police Investigate Gunshots On McIntire Road

Updated
Police car lights (from clipart)

City Police are investigating Saturday morning gunshots on McIntire Road and a car being abandoned on Hillsdale Drive.

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

birthday

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Navy Welcomes Sub Named For Warner

Warner John

The U.S. Navy's newest submarine is named for Virginian John Warner.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

13-overlay19

This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

in Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

ACLU Helps Man To Sue Petersburg

Petersburg Seal 72309

The ACLU is going to bat for a man who has sued the City of Petersburg.