On May 8, VACo’s Environment and Agriculture Steering Committee held its first meeting of the year for the purpose of receiving updates on legislation from the 2015 session of the General Assembly. Also on the agenda was to hear presentations on major developments that could shape the 2016 Legislative Program.
Presentations made during the meeting dealt with such issues as stormwater, Virginia’s DRAFT Water Supply Plan, standards relating to the safety of dams, and various animal control Issues.
The next meeting of the Environment and Agriculture Steering Committee will be on August 14 at the County Officials Summit.
Additional information about the May 8 meeting of VACo’s Environment and Agriculture Steering Committee is available by contacting Larry Land at Lland@vaco.org.