In this issue…

Free Concerts in the Park Series at Burke Lake Park Starts this Wednesday – Grab your friends, a picnic blanket, and come join us this Wednesday, July 14th at 7 p.m. at Burke Lake Park for the kickoff of the annual free concert series. This summer’s series kicks off with longtime favorite, Randy Thompson Band. Arrive early to get your spot on the lawn and grab a drink from 2 Silos! Below you will find the full line up of shows this summer and more details on this week’s concert.

Bird Mortality Event Update – Many of you have been following the recent bird mortality event that is being investigated by the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources. The labs have still not identified the definitive cause(s) and additional diagnostic testing is being conducted. The state wildlife agencies in the affected states are still recommending that people cease feeding birds. For now, they continue to request that residents not put out birdfeeders where birds would congregate until the cause of the event is identified. More details from the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources below.

Other News & Information...
  • Free Children’s Entertainment Series at Burke Lake this Saturday with Rocknoceros
  • Meet the Chief Events (July 15-July 22)
  • Personal Safety Awareness for College Students (July 17)
  • Neighborhood Watch Training (July 20) 
  • County Strategic Plan Discussion (July 21) 
  • Caregiver Panel (July 30)
  • Cooling Centers Available
  • Restaurant Revitalization Fund 
  • Low-Cost Rabies Clinics are Back! (August 29)
  • Same Day Vaccination Appointments Available
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Available for 12-15 Year Olds
  • Help Paying Your Water Bill
  • Friend of the Month