Culpeper Times • April 20-26, 2017
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What’s going on over there? ➤ An overview of town development projects By Anita Sherman
CULPEPER TIMES STAFF WRITER
This week town council members will continue working with their proposed town budget. With expanded boundaries as a result of the town/county water/sewer agreement a few years ago, the town’s ability to development projects has increased. As an example, Lidi Grocery Store near Lowe’s is anticipated to open this summer. The European grocery chain will have a 36,000 square foot footprint at Ira Hoffman Lane and James Madison Highway. Another significant development project is the expansion of the Ardent Mills Factory which will include a new silo storage as well a associated elevator facilities and access ways. The pedestrian improvements at Route 522 will include sidewalk extensions, multi-use paths, dedicated turn-lane with the potential for a planted median and pedestrian crosswalks. Folks were favorably excited from the town partnered with Al Esh at the Old Country Store and Bakery last year to offer access to Lake Pelham. Lake Pelham Adventures offers canoes, kayaks and paddleboards for rent. Coming attractions in 2017 include an improved access road, boat ramp,
CRI welcomes new business
One of Culpeper’s most valuable assets when it comes to furthering development particularly in the town’s downtown area is Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. A new business offering home accents for your designing fancy Homeconomics - will have a ribbon cutting next Wednesday, April 26.
Is knee pain keeping you from the lifestyle you enjoy? kayak/canoe launch and gazebo. While we’re talking about access, the town, in partnership with the Lakeview HomeOwner’s Association, has partnered to construct a paved trail from the Yowell Meadow Park nature trail to the boat ramp on Lake Pelham. Look for that project to be completed this summer.
Attend our free seminar and learn about the newest treatment options Thursday, May 11, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Armin Harandi, MD
Don’t let chronic knee pain keep you from the activities you enjoy. Join Armin Harandi, MD, to learn more about causes of knee pain and available treatment options, including joint replacement. If you’re ready to experience an active life again and want guidance on how to get there, Dr. Harandi can answer your questions.
The free seminar will be held: Thursday, May 11, 6:30 to 8 p.m Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center board room 501 Sunset Lane, Culpeper, VA 22701 To register, call 1-855-311-8538 or visit NovantHealthUVa.org/orthoseminars.
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Look for more improvements to Lake Pelham Adventures coming this summer.
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