Beach Replenishment/Candidates/H1N1 Vaccines


Three items of interest for our neighborhood, the Beach Replenishment Update, it appears the project is nearly complete.  The Sandalwood walkover has FEMA funding to replace and is scheduled to be replaced before our spring/summer season starts. 

 Second Item, there are seven (7) candidates who are running to be the Republican candidate for the second district. IF you live in Cape Story by the Sea, YOU are in the 2nd district and YOU would be eligible to VOTE in the Republican primary (any registered voter) on June 8th to choose the GOP Candidate who would run against Congressman Glenn Nye. 

 The Republican Party of Virginia Beach will be holding a series of Republican candidate forums/debates and this Saturday will be between Kenny Golden and Scott Rigell.   Other Republican candidates for this primary include Ben Loyola, Ed Maulbeck, Bert Mizusawa, Scott Taylor and Jessica Sandlin.

 Third Item, Free H1N1 Vaccine Clinic Saturday, March 20th, 10 AM to 2 PM at the Virginia Aquarium


Cape Henry Beach Replenishment Update

Date: March 16, 2010

As of the close of business on Monday, March 15, 2010 the contractor had completed hauling sand to the eastern portion of Cape Henry Beach.  The project included hauling 50,000 cubic yards of sand and reached from Ships Watch Court, where replenishment from the navigation project terminated, to the border with First Landing State Park/Kendall Street received sand from this effort

 Restoration of the Oak Street beach dune-access is anticipated to be completed by this Wednesday March 17, 2010 (with sprigging of the beach dune-access (sides of dunes) to be performed in the coming weeks).   Oak Street is also scheduled to receive street sweeping this Wednesday.  Public Works Operations has observed no damage to Oak Street and will re-review Oak Street upon completion of the street sweeping.  Public Works Operations is scheduled to rake Cape Henry Beach this week as final completion of the beach replenishment. 

 A topographic survey of the beach has been scheduled to commence next week to document the ‘after placement’ condition.

 Thank you for your comments and input.  If you have any questions or need additional information, please let me know. 

 Drew Lankford

Media and Communications

Department of Public Works

City of Virginia Beach

(O)  757.385.8062

(C)  757.409.4353


Second message to CSBTS:

Congressional Candidates, Kenny Golden and Scott Rigell to Speak at Republican Breakfast –

Breakfast Broadcast Live on WYRM Radio

Saturday, March 20th

Join us at the Crowne Plaza Hotel this Saturday for our weekly breakfast to hear Congressional Candidates, Kenny Golden and Scott Rigell, speak about their 2nd District Congressional campaigns, their issue agendas, and take questions from the audience.

 Saturday’s breakfast will be broadcast live on WYRM 1110 AM the Specialist’s, Chris Kettner’s, Radio Hour.  This will be the first of four breakfast’s featuring two of our congressional candidates at each breakfast.  Thanks to all who donated a canned food item to the Food Bank at last week’s breakfast.

  Doors open at 8:00 am.  Breakfast starts at 8:30 am.  The cost of the breakfast is $8.00 for full buffet or $4.00 for continental breakfast.

 Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4453 Bonney Rd., Virginia Beach, VA



 H1N1  free Vaccine Clinic THIS Saturday – March 20th– at the Virginia Aquarium  from 10AM to 2PM  — Sponsored by the Virginia Beach Department of Health

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