~ PVN staff report
SHENANDOAH, Oct. 25 — During last week’s regular meeting, members of the Shenandoah Council heard about plans for the Town’s Annual Veterans Service set for 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5.
The annual event will be held this year at the Town of Shenandoah’s Museum and Welcome Center located at 507 First Street.
Members of the Shenandoah River Chapter of the DAR and Mayor Clinton Lucas, Jr. will lead the event. Everyone is invited to attend this service and thank a Veteran.
In other business at its Oct. 25 meeting, the Shenandoah Council took the following actions:
• Heard about ornaments for sale at the Town of Shenandoah Museum and Welcome Center for $10. Contact Museum Curator Joyce Fluharty for more information at (540) 652-8773 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Authorized payment of $1,120 to Lloyd Electric Company for the housing around the pump at the Sewer Plant, paid from the Utility Capital Outlay Sewer Plant budgeted line item.
• Authorized payment of $4,300 to Lloyd Electric Company for the repair to pump No. 1 at the Sewer Plant, to be paid from the Utility Capital Outlay Sewer Plant budgeted line item.
• Accepted the low bid of $12,810 from Pettit Paving for asphalt patching of various streets, to be transferred from the General Capital Improvements checking account to the General fund.
• Authorized driveway/street repair for 620 Sixth Street for $4,000 by Hensil Good Paving, to be transferred from the General Capital Improvements checking account to the General fund.
• Heard about a new mandate from the EPA requiring all localities to conduct a lead service line inventory by October 16, 2024.
• Heard the Town purchased eight picnic tables from the Shenandoah Volunteer Fire Company to be used in Town parks.
• Head the Town is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater plant/water supply operator. For a complete job description or to obtain an application, contact Town Hall (540) 652-8164 or come into Town Hall (426 First St.). Application deadline is 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18.
• Received a letter thanking Sergeant Rodney Hensley for his help in a matter involving a scam. Thank you to all members of the Shenandoah Police Department, Shenandoah Volunteer Fire Company, and Page County EMS for your willingness to go the extra mile.
Shenandoah news briefs taken from notes provided by the Town Clerk.