In Tappahannock, there is a new team member who has joined the town’s Municipal Building staff. Lauren Colley is now the planning and zoning assistant. She is already handling things such as short-term rentals, foot truck permitting, and the town signage ordinance. Colley is also working hard to get her certification as a zoning official and zoning administrator. Lauren Colley is a native of King George, where in the past she worked in the community development department for King George County for about five years. She and her family moved to Northumberland two years ago.