Tag: NW


McIntire SkatePark design review open house set for Jan. 22

The City of Charlottesville, Department of Parks and Recreation and the Albemarle County Parks and Recreation Department have announced an open house to review design plans for the McIntire SkatePark on Thursday, January 22.


TOUCH the Band to perform at Carver Recreation Center

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will present a concert by TOUCH the Band on Friday, September 12 from 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm at Carver Recreation Center.


East McIntire Park design review open house

The Charlottesville Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce an open house to review design plans for the eastern portion of McIntire Park, including the proposed botanical garden area.


Charlottesville to unveil West Main Street concept

The public is invited to see the concept that has been developed for the future of West Main Street in Charlottesville.


Mark Warner raises issue with Facebook emotion experiments

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) asked privacy and consumer protection experts at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to provide more information on recent reports that the social network Facebook conducted an experiment involving nearly 700,000 users to study the emotional impact of manipulating information on their News Feeds.

Bipartisan Senate group urges VA fix

A bipartisan group of nine U.S. Senators called on the Obama Administration today to accept private sector assistance in fixing the broken Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) scheduling system.

Kaine: EPA should recognize voluntary efforts to reduce emissions

The EPA is scheduled to propose National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (“NESHAPs”) for clay ceramics manufacturing facilities located at major sources by August 28, 2014.