By late afternoon on Sept. 20, a Facebook page entitled Say No to Powhatan Apartments had received 60 “likes.”
The comments, left largely by those who oppose a proposal to build an apartment and townhouse complex off Stavemill Road, detailed the reasons county officials should not approve the plan.
“This could change Powhatan forever so don’t let this happen!” wrote one poster. “There is no going back once we let this pass.”
“Apartments are great…just not in Powhatan!! We chose a country setting by moving here. Let’s keep it that way.”
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