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VA Garden Week – Flordon Garden Tour

Historic Garden Week is coming to the Flordon Neighborhood on Sunday, April 24th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. On behalf of the Rivanna Garden Club, we would like to thank all the Flordon neighbors for your generous support, patience … Continue reading

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The Bridge is Open!!!

After 7 months and 5 days, the bridge is finally open.  The following is an update from our VDOT rep: +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ There is some corrective work that will need to be done after the bridge is opened to traffic so … Continue reading

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Thwart the Jerk at Work

In the following New York Times article, research by our neighbor,Rob Cross, offers ideas for dealing w/ the office jerk: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/22/business/finding-ways-to-thwart-the-jerk-at-work.html 

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Bridge Update #4

I received the following update from our VDOT rep today when I asked the status: I was just planning on sending updates as things change.  I can tell you that I spoke with the inspector yesterday and they are scheduled … Continue reading

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Open House

Please join us for an Inside Ivy Garden Party!  We are so grateful to Mary Anne Burns for volunteering her lovely yard for a garden party! Grab a bottle of wine, a small plate of food or dessert to share and come … Continue reading

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Summer Concert at Cove

Dear Neighbors – My nephew, Fitz Gary, will be performing in a concert at Cove Church in Covesville Sunday, July 19, at 4pm with internationally-acclaimed violist, Barbara Westphal.  Please click Here to see the flyer.   There will not be just … Continue reading

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Inside Ivy Features Two of Our Neighbors

The new monthly publication Inside Ivy recently released their March issue, and featured two of our neighbors. Click here to access Molly Servine’s story about her work with Wintergreen’s Adaptive Sports. Click here to read about Dr. Richard Freedman and his Dookie … Continue reading

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Broomley Road Bridge Replacement Update

  VDOT is preparing to advertise for the Broomley Road bridge replacement project. They will close the bridge and detour traffic to accommodate the construction of the bridge.    The advertisement date is December 2014 and construction should begin in … Continue reading

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Route 29 and Hydraulic Big Box Proposal

Recently, a flyer about Costco and the Stonefield Development was inserted into some of the Flordon Neighborhood mailboxes (click the following link to see the flyer: Costco Flyer).  Dennis Rooker, Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, contacted us about the flyer.  His comments follow: You may have … Continue reading

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Register for Community Emergency Alert

Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle Emergency Communications Center has updated their mass notification system with a new tool to reach community members in an emergency. Citizens can now register with the Community Emergency Alert system to receive recorded phone messages, text messages or e-mail messages … Continue reading

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