Local Government Project
By: Simon Choate
In Henrico County
In Henrico residents may enjoy actives on the James river including Boating, water skiing, fishing, or surrounding bike trails. Jobs of citizens can include being a salesman, mechanic, contracting, lawn care, or teacher.
The government structure
In Henrico county the government has a Board of supervisors. there is also a County Manager. The Judicial branch is divided into circuit courts, general district courts, and juvenile courts.
Henrico County was founded in 1634 which means it is 380 years old.
The name Henrico comes from the earlier word Henricus a early settlement.
A good place to visit while in Henrico would be Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. (Picture Below)