Pollution Solvers Make Environmental Difference
Pollution Solvers partnered with Chesterfield’s Adopt-A-Spot Program to make an environmental different in the community. The 29-member team made up of students from L.C. Bird High School were challenged by the school to create an environmental project that benefited the county. The team worked a total of 81 hours to remove 35 bags of litter at L.C. Bird High, O.B. Gates Elementary, Chesterfield Technical Center, the county fairgrounds and the Courthouse Green subdivision.
Sign Up Now for the New Government Citizens Academy
Learn more about your local government! The Government Citizens Academy is a new, free hands-on opportunity to learn about how and why programs and services are offered. Learn about the county, meet local government leaders and offer feedback about county services. Participants will visit all five magisterial districts and tour some county facilities. Two academies offered:
May 16-June 28
Sept. 19-Oct. 25
Help Parks and Recreation Win $20K!
During April, help Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation win a $20,000 grant for park improvements through the Meet Me at the Park initiative, created by the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Co. Vote now at MeetMeAtThePark.org! You can vote once a day through April 30. And, you have a chance to win too! For every nomination, you'll be entered to win a tablet outfitted for the outdoors. Help us spread the word and support Chesterfield Parks and Recreation!
National Citizen Survey Results Released
The National Citizen Survey report is about the "livability" of Chesterfield County. The phrase "livable community" is used to evoke a place that is not simply habitable, but that is desirable. It is not only where people live, but where they want to live. Most residents surveyed rated the quality of life in Chesterfield County as excellent or good.
Board Recognizes Alpha Kappa Alpha
At the Feb. 22 Board of Supervisors meeting, Dale District Supervisor Jim Holland, joined by his fellow board members, recognized the local chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha for their work in the Chesterfield community. Alpha Kappa Alpha was the nation’s first sorority established by African American women and today has more than 290,000 members worldwide. One of their most recent projects was Playground Mobilization Day in which they refurbished the playground at Ettrick Elementary. The group also awards scholarships every year to deserving Chesterfield high school students.
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Tour Chesterfield by Video
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