Thomas Jefferson's Albemarle County estate will soon run off public water and sewer lines.
Albemarle County supervisors approved Monticello's request last night despite the county's comprehensive plan restricting public utilities in rural areas. Supervisors believed Monticello's historical value and impact on tourism creates a unique situation.
This will eliminate the need for Monticello to build new septic fields at any point in the future.
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Thursday, July 24 2014 5:06 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:06:07 GMT
Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.Full Story
The sky turned black and cellphones pinged with emergency messages. Moments later, a tornado ripped through a sprawling, carnival-like campground Thursday, snapping dozens of trees and flipping over RVs.Full Story