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Powhatan BRE Program

Program aims to help existing Powhatan County businesses.

January 31, 2019

Powhatan Economic Development department's program on Business Retention and Expansion aims to help the existing Powhatan business base. 

Habitat for Humanity Powhatan opens resale store

Habitat for Humanity Powhatan opens resale store

October 9, 2018

Habitat for Humanity Powhatan’s new resale store opened for business for the first time this month and saw great initial support from the community.

County Seat Turns 25 This Fall

The County Seat in Powhatan County turns 25 this fall

October 9, 2018

The County Seat celebrates 25 years in October, a milestone these days as restaurants come and go in the blink of an eye. Located in the heart of Powhatan County, literally across the street from the county’s courthouse, the County Seat is a hub. It’s where folks eat, connect, catch up, gossip. People meet their future spouses here, celebrate as a community the arrival of children and grandchildren, and find solace over nourishing food and fellowship in times of grief.

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Construction Boom is Being Witnessed

Powhatan County is seeing a construction boom as several projects are continuing or are just getting underway. The county is experiencing a steady increase from what it was experiencing during the recession.

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