PUBLIC NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
DATE: May 23, 2019
ACTIVITY: Nelson County Economic Development Authority Special Meeting
PURPOSE: Review of Agreement related to the transfer of assets from the Nelson County Broadband Authority to the Central Virginia Electric Cooperative
In accordance with Code of Virginia §2.2-3707, this public notice is provided to inform the public that the Nelson County Economic Development Authority will be conducting a Special Meeting on Thursday, May 23, 2019 beginning at 3:00 pm in the Bridge Conference Room, on the 4th Floor of the County Courthouse, Lovingston, Virginia.
The purpose of the special meeting is to consider approval by the Economic Development Authority of the Fiber Backbone Transfer Agreement (the Agreement) that will effect the transfer of Nelson County’s middle mile telecommunications fiber optic network (the Network) and related assets and conveyances to Central Virginia Services, Inc. Parties to the Agreement include the County of Nelson, Virginia, the Economic Development Authority of Nelson, Virginia (the EDA), the Nelson County Broadband Authority and the Central Virginia Services, Inc. (CVSI).
The Fiber Backbone Transfer Agreement was approved and authorized to be executed by the Nelson County Broadband Authority and Nelson County Board of Supervisors in regularly scheduled meeting sessions conducted on May 14, 2019. The ensuing steps to effect the Agreement’s final approval include signatory approvals by the EDA and CVSI and approval of the Networks transfer by federal National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD).
Copies of the Agreement are available for public inspection in the Office of the County Administrator at 84 Courthouse Square, in Lovingston, VA, 22949, from Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Telephone inquiries may also be directed to County Administration, (434) 263-7000, or toll free at 888-662-9400, selections 4 and 1.