Chief of economic development splits While Albemarle County is all about economic development these days, Faith McClintic lasted 19 months before departing, and cited frustration working with the Board of Supervisors as one reason for taking a job with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership in Richmond, according to Charlottesville Tomorrow. Not Republican enough? Downtown Business […]
Tackling a county budget may seem daunting, but Smart Cville tactfully lays out Albemarle’s budget in a spread of colors with its new budget visualization tool that illustrates how your money helps the county. Smart Cville, a locally based nonprofit, aims to open up data, plain and simple. Creator Lucas Ames, 35, sent out a […]
People actually want to know how much compost is being dropped off at City Market, Lucas Ames was surprised to learn. The creator of Smart Cville, a year-old website that publishes local data, sent a letter to City Council April 12 to ask the city to adopt an open data resolution. Ames, the man with […]
- ICYMI: Oakes and Sutter found guilty of animal cruelty and maliciously killing the pig, but not guilty of stealing the pig frim the SPCA.
- "[The defense is] trying to characterize him as a nuisance species," said local sanctuary owner Lorelei Pulliam. "H… https://t.co/C4vqGovkNU
- After he stabbed the pig 31 times, Sutter says, "Lee closed his eyes and bowed his head, like I see him do over any… https://t.co/hIjbbypLg8
- It's day two in the trial of Lee Oakes and Aymarie Sutter, who slaughtered a pig at the local SPCA where Sutter was employed.