VIDEO: Big celebration in Richmond County along the Rappahannock. 252 acres of historically and environmentally important land is preserved.
PHOTOS: The U-S Fish and Wildlife Service and the Conservation Fund gathered in Richmond County to celebrate the preservation of 252 acres at Fones Cliffs. The Rappahannock River Valley Wildlife Refuge isn’t open yet. Officials say road work and fencing near the cliffs still must be completed.
VIDEO: Can you spare 90 minutes to help protect the River? Monday, June 24 – meet at 3pm at Market Square in downtown Fredericksburg. The Fredericksburg Clean and Green Commission and the R-Board are coordinating a time to clean up cigarette butts around the city. Volunteers will get s upplies and will work on a assigned block. 4pm there’s a celebration at City Dock. 540-658-4591 with questions.
There are new “Sidewalk Buttlers” in town, standing ready to help keep Fredericksburg clean.
VDOT teamed up with several partners in Caroline County to pick up litter.
Fauquier native Daria Christian has been named the new Executive Director of Friends of the Rappahannock.