VDOT invites all I.O.W. County citizens to attend Town Hall meetings across the region to learn about the Project and the current work on a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement.
VDOT and federal partners expect to choose a preferred alignment by the early 2015. These meetings will allow citizens to provide comments for consideration in the review process. Sessions will include a brief presentation and a Q&A session with project members. Learn More
Do you know your flood risk? Local and County officials are hosting a Coastal Flood Risk Open House to provide citizens in Isle of Wight County and Town of Smithfield with an opportunity to learn more about newly updated flood maps, known as Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs). Both Isle of Wight County and Town of Smithfield officials, as well as FEMA representatives, will be on hand to answer citizens’ questions about the updated maps, the mapping process, flood risk, and flood insurance.
The Open House is scheduled for Monday, August 11, 2014 at The Smithfield Center from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Learn More
Preparing for a Hurricane can seem like an overwhelming task – Where to begin? What items do I really need? When to prepare? These are just a few of the questions you may have. Media tells us one thing and friends and family another. Follow these links to learn how to plan and be better prepared before the next storm is upon us!