Rappahannock County Water and Sewer Authority meets at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the courthouse on Gay Street.
Rappahannock County School Board meets at 7 p.m. (closed session) and 7:30 p.m. (public session) on Tuesday (July 10) at RCHS library.
The Town of Washington’s regularly scheduled July 9 council meeting has been moved to Monday, July 16, when the Town Council and the Planning Commission will hold a work session at 7 p.m. at Town Hall to review the draft Comprehensive Plan. The Town Council meeting will immediately follow the work session. A copy the draft Comprehensive Plan is available at Town Hall or by email request to town clerk Laura Dodd at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Washington Town Council is accepting letters of interest from those who wish to fill the council vacancy left by the late Gene Leggett. Letters are due by 3 p.m. Friday (July 6). Please mail to Town of Washington, PO Box 7, Washington, VA 22747, or email to Laura Dodd at email@example.com. Applications should include a written statement of vision and why the applicant wants to become a member of the council, which intends to make this appointment on July 16.
Flint Hill Volunteer Fire and Rescue is seeking contestants for Little Mister (ages 1-6), Tiny Miss (ages 1-4), Little Miss (ages 5-8), Junior Miss (ages 9-12) and Miss Honorary Fire Chief (ages 13-16) for its annual carnival, scheduled for Aug. 1 to 4. The parade is Friday, Aug. 3, at 6:30 p.m. Contestants will be selling raffle tickets for cash prizes and heifer. For more information, call Karen Williams at 540-636-4673.
Parent-Teen Conflict Resolution Seminar: Piedmont Dispute Resolution Center (PDRC), a Piedmont United Way agency, is conducting a breakfast seminar on parent-teen conflict resolution. “When Worlds Collide” is 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 12, at the Warrenton Visitors Center. Aimed at parents and professionals who work with families, topics covered include: why and how teens today act differently that their parents did at the same age; the causes of parent-teen conflicts; how to resolve problems constructively; and how parent-teen mediation can improve relationships and reduce stress. There also will be information on combating bullying. To register, call 540-347-6650, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit piedmontdisputeresolution.org. Registration is $15.