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Mechanicsville Local 1/5/21

Wegmans Project: Brown Grove concerns gain legislators support

Mechanicsville Local 12/29/20

COVID-19 Stories Dominate Top 10


Richmond Times Dispatch 11/20/20

State, federal agencies still considering environmental permits for Wegmans warehouse project in Hanover


Richmond BizSENSE 11/18/20

Judge sides with Hanover County in dispute over Wegmans approval


Mechanicsville Local 11/17/20

Suit dismissed regarding Wegmans proposed site


Mechanicsville Local 11/11/20

Pandemic does not deter economic development efforts


Mechanicsville Local 11/3/20

Revised wetlands request open for comment – again


Mechanicsville Local 7/28/20

Opposition voices prevalent at DEQ hearing


Richmond Times Dispatch 7/18/20

At stake in dispute over Wegmans center in Hanover is future of historic Black community


Chesapeake Bay Journal 7/14/20

Wegmans proposal stirs up land use controversy in VA


Richmond Times Dispatch 6/24/20

Facing lawsuit over Wegmans rezoning, Hanover supervisors vote to restrict truck traffic on nearby roads


Mechanicsville Local 6/23/20

Residents: Plans for Wegmans are not a done deal


Richmond Times Dispatch 6/5/20

Hanover County residents file appeal against Wegmans rezoning decision


Richmond Times Dispatch 5/13/20

Hanover supervisors request VDOT study to ban heavy truck traffic on roads near Wegmans development


Mechanicsville Local 5/12/20

HCBOS votes 4-3 to approve Wegmans plan


CBS Channel 6 News 5/7/20

Hanover County to vote on controversial Wegmans distribution center


Richmond Times Dispatch 5/7/20

Hanover supervisors clear path for Wegmans project after contentious public hearing. Residents plan to appeal



Richmond Times Dispatch 5/6/20

Public hearing on Wegmans distribution center in Hanover


Richmond Times Dispatch 5/6/20

Hanover residents outraged over Wegmans vote congregate outside offices waiting to speak to board


Richmond Times Dispatch 5/5/20

Hanover board chairman expects supervisors to approve Wegmans zoning request Wednesday


Richmond Times Dispatch 5/2/20

Brian Buniva column: Hanover County citizens rights infringed during the pandemic


Mechanicsville Local 4/21/20

Rules outlined for hearing on Wegmans plans


Mechanicsville Local 4/14/20

Board postpones Wegmans hearing


Richmond Times Dispatch 4/8/20

Hanover supervisors delay Wegmans vote again but residents say May 6 is still too soon


Richmond Times Dispatch 4/3/20

Government’s No. 1 priority today is public safety. .A decision on Wegmans warehouse in Hanover can wait


Richmond Times Dispatch 4/2/20

Push to postpone vote on Hanover County Wegmans project fails


Mechanicsville Local 3/31/20

Wegmans officials submit latest proffers


Mechanicsville Local 3/24/20

Health concerns postpone Wegmans public hearing


Mechanicsville Local 3/24/20

Postponed public heating isn’t halting anti-Wegmans effort


Richmond Times Dispatch 3/19/20

Hanover to delay vote on Wegmans distribution center project due to COVID-19 related cancellations


Mechanicsville Local 2/26/20

Planners recommend approval of Wegmans distribution center


Richmond Times Dispatch 2/21/20

Additional zoning conditions for Wegmans project in Hanover to be subject of negotiations before decisive vote next month


Richmond Times Dispatch 2/20/20

Hanover planning commission endorses zoning changes for Wegmans project despite opposition


Mechanicsville Local 2/12/20

Wegmans plan to build distribution center attracts hundreds to meeting


WWBT Channel 12 News 2/7/12

Hanover residents concerned over new Wegmans distribution center


Richmond Times Dispatch 2/6/20

Plan for Wegmans distribution center in Hanover faces more pushback as hundreds attend meeting


Richmond Times Dispatch 1/24/20

Hanover County values its Confederate Heritage. It needs to protect the historic Black community of Brown Grove from Wegmans encroachment


Richmond Times Dispatch 1/15/20

At Hanover town hall, residents voice concerns about Wegmans distribution center project



Richmond Times Dispatch 1/15/20

Hanover residents hear form supervisor on proposed Wegmans distribution center


Richmond Times Dispatch 12/11/19

Wegmans planning 175 million warehouse complex off Sliding Hill Road in Hanover


Richmond BIZSENSE 12/11/19

Breaking News: Hanover lands 175M Wegmans distribution facility, regional HQ

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