April 2017

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Monthly calendar
April calendar on Page 6



HR Service Reminders

The Nature Connection

John Muir, the father of the National Park Service, once said, “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.” It is this interconnectivity in nature that provides both the opportunity to make a difference and the drive to do so. The decisions you make have a direct impact on the world around us—for good or for bad... More on Page 2


Protecting the Prothonotary Warbler

The prothonotary warbler is a vibrantly yellow bird with a melodious song that wafts through the southeastern swamplands during the warm summer months, earning it the nickname swamp warbler. But there’s more to this little warbler than its brilliant beauty and rapturous voice... More on Page 3


Wellness Ambassador Lane Carr

Lane Carr began working with Henrico County about 13 ½ years ago, and she is currently a Senior Environmental Inspector for the Department of Public Works at the Woodman Road Facility. Her Health Trip journey began in 2009, with the beginnings of the Fitness & Wellness Division of Human Resources... More on Page 4


LEED Green Building Successes in Henrico

Henrico County is proud to announce that the new Libbie Mill Library achieved LEED Silver Certification in January 2017. LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is the recognized standard of excellence in green building... More on Page 5

Front Page

“Sustainable development is the pathway to the future we want for all. It offers a framework to generate economic growth, achieve social justice, exercise environmental stewardship and strengthen governance.”

—Ban Ki-moon

Retirees

William Bonner, Fire
Joseph Greene, Building Inspections
Sheryn Holinsworth, Human Resources
Terry W. Jarreau, General Services
George Lane, Fire
Christine R. Olson-Vickers, MH/DS
Jerry Webb, Public Utilities

New Employees

For a PDF list of new permanent employees of Henrico County, click here.