What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

Memorial Day traffic safety and click it or ticket enforcement campaign continues through June 1

The Chesterfield County Police Department has stepped up countywide patrols as part of the Memorial Day holiday and the national Click It or Ticket campaign.

Open burning reminder for Chesterfield residents

The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services would like to remind county residents that open burning is not allowed from May 1 through September 30 with the following exceptions:

Avail Vapor headquarters and production facility to locate in Chesterfield

Avail Vapor, LLC, a Richmond-based company that is an industry leader in the rapidly expanding vapor and e-juice industry, has purchased a 37,515 square foot facility in Chesterfield County.

11th Annual Taste Of India Event is June 21-22

The Cultural Center of India or CCI, a nonprofit organization, will hold its 11th Annual Taste of India event on Saturday, June 21, and Sunday, June 22, noon-9 p.m. This free, family event will be held at the Cultural Center of India, 6641 Iron Bridge Pkwy., Chesterfield. For directions, visit

Free pet adoption event May 31, June 1

Several animal welfare agencies in Central Virginia, including the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter, will participate in Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days on Saturday, May 31, and Sunday, June 1.

It’s not too late to get your garden going

It’s the perfect time to get your garden ready for summer. The Chesterfield County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension offers several programs for residents to learn more about their lawn and garden, and get solutions and suggestions for problem areas.

Outstanding Youth Award winners announced

The winners of the Outstanding Youth Awards were announced recently at a ceremony at Meadowbrook High School. Sarah Gregory, was presented the adult award for more than 40 years of volunteer service with Chesterfield County 4-H.

Track & Field: Conference winners

Conference 3 Champions
Devin Bethea, Thomas Dale, Long Jump, Triple Jump
Lisa Christian, Thomas Dale, High Jump