- Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 10:21
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The Colonial Beach Town Council met on Monday, Dec. 9, to interview two candidates to fill the town council seat left vacant by Tim Curtin when he resigned last month.
The candidates interviewed were Linda Crandell and Polly Parks.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 December 2013 00:03
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Although auditor Billy Robinson of Brown Edwards & Company, LLP issued the Town of Colonial Beach a clean opinion for fiscal year 2013, at the Nov. 21 council work session, he cautioned the council, “The town really needs to examine more closely, how far off the tax projections were to the actual taxes collected. For property taxes, it was $122,000 less than budgeted (or projected), for other local taxes, it was $82,000 less than budgeted.”
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013 09:37
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Every council has one. It seems that every council has at least one transaction, ordinance or resolution that blows up in its face. While the current Colonial Beach Town Council has no lack of these, the Hamilton Street vacation has to be the most embarrassing land transaction for the council, so far this year.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:14
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At a Nov. 14 special meeting at 9:30 a.m., Colonial Beach Town Council denied attempts to abolish the Colonial Beach Police Department (CBPD), stating that the notion was only rumors. Despite audience members who watched or attended previous meetings, stating the council was unclear about their intentions, the council members continued to deny intentions of looking into abolishing of the CBPD.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:09
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On Nov. 14, after the adjournment of an early morning meeting of the Colonial Beach Town Council to discuss the Colonial Beach Police Department (CBPD), Councilman Tim Curtin left the meeting room, returning about 45 minutes later with his typed resignation.