VDOT announced Thursday, June 23, that crews collected 2,047,522 cubic yards of debris in the Culpeper and Richmond districts, taking it to collection sites for chipping and disposal. The cost for all this, so far, is around $53.6 million.
The National Weather Service confirms three tornadoes touched down in central Virginia Thursday. One was near Louisa and the other two formed over northern Fluvanna county then traveled into Goochland county.
A group of activists in Charlottesville met at the Freedom Wall on the Downtown Mall on Monday evening to highlight mental health, and ask city council to take steps toward implementing the Marcus Alert system.
Dozens of Madison County parents showed up at a school board meeting on Monday night to discuss a proposed ban of Critical Race Theory, and banning conversations about sexuality in the classroom before high school.