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Meeting for the Nelson County Christmas Parade 2018 – Sat. 9/29

September 25, 2018

A meeting for the Nelson County Christmas Parade 2018 – Open to the public / All are welcome.  We will announce the winner of the “Parade Theme Contest” at this meeting. When: Saturday, September 29, 2018. Time: 5:00 PM Where:

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Medicare Open Enrollment Information

September 13, 2018

Medicare Open Enrollment flyer (Adobe Acrobat file format)

AEP Hurricane Preparation Wednesday 9/12

September 11, 2018

Appalachian Power Hurricane Florence Preparation Update: Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018  Situation Appalachian Power is planning its response to Hurricane Florence, currently a Category 4 storm expected to make landfall in the Carolinas this Friday. Forecast models continue to indicate Florence

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Hurricane Florence -National Weather Service Update 9/11 @ 9:30 am

NWS Hurricane Florence Update September 11, 2018 @ 9:30 am  

Addendum #2 Issued for RFP#2018-NC-NML

August 14, 2018

Request for Proposal Number RFP #2018-NC-NML Professional Architectural, Engineering and Planning Services Nelson County – Nelson Memorial Library Design and Construction Services – Issued: July 22, 2018 Addendum 2– Issued August 14, 2018 The purpose of Addendum 2 is to

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2018 Lockn’ Festival Transportation Information

August 10, 2018

The Lockn’ Festival returns to Nelson County for its sixth year in 2018, from August 23-26, to Infinity Downs Farm in Arrington. Consider signage to Welcome Lockn’ Festival attendees to Nelson County! FACTS & FIGURES: Ticket Purchasers – 68% are

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Agenda – August 14, 2018 2PM & 7PM

August 7, 2018

AGENDA NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS August 14, 2018 THE REGULAR MEETING CONVENES AT 2:00 P.M. IN THE GENERAL DISTRICT COURTROOM AT THE COURTHOUSE IN LOVINGSTON I. Call to Order A. Moment of Silence B. Pledge of Allegiance II. Consent

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Virginia Sales Tax Holiday – August 3-5, 2018

August 1, 2018

When is it? August 3-5, 2018. The 3-day sales tax holiday starts the first Friday in August at 12:01 am and ends the following Sunday at 11:59 pm. What is it? During the sales tax holiday, you can buy qualifying school

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Nelson Makes the List – Twice! 2018 Virginia Vistas Photo Contest

July 31, 2018

Scenic Virginia Press Release re 2018 Virginia Vistas Photo Contest 07-30-18

Addendum #1 Issued for RFP #2018-NC-NML

Addendum #1 RFP 2018-NC-NML   Request for Proposal Number RFP #2018-NC-NML Professional Architectural, Engineering and Planning Services Nelson County- Nelson Memorial Library Design and Construction Services – Issued: July 22, 2018 Addendum 1-Issued July 31, 2018 The pmpose of Addendum

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Planning Commission Special Meeting August 8th @ 6 PM -Old Board of Supervisors Room #420

July 30, 2018

The Planning Commission will hold a special meeting to discuss SUP #2018-05 (Rockfish Valley Events LLC) on August 8th, 2018 at 6:00 PM in the General District Courtroom. This meeting will be open to the public but will not be

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RFP Issued for AE Services – Nelson Memorial Library Expansion

July 23, 2018

RFP #2018-NC-NML Issued 7-22-18 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS NELSON COUNTY, VIRGINIA NELSON MEMORIAL LIBRARY DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION SERVICES Nelson County seeks proposals from qualified architectural and/or engineering firms to provide professional services to assist the County

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Board of Supervisors July 10, 2018 Meeting Agenda – 2 PM Afternoon Session Only

July 6, 2018

July 10, 2018 BOS Packet AGENDA NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS July 10, 2018 THE REGULAR MEETING CONVENES AT 2:00 P.M. IN THE GENERAL DISTRICT COURTROOM AT THE COURTHOUSE IN LOVINGSTON I. Call to Order A. Moment of Silence B.

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HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE & BULKY WASTE DAYS – CHARLOTTESVILLE

July 2, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste & Bulky Waste Days – Charlottesville September 28 @ 9:00 am – September 29 @ 2:00 pm The Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority will be  holding a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) & Bulky Waste Days event.  This event will

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HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS – LYNCHBURG

The Region 2000 Household Hazardous Waste and Electric Recycling Service is holding a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) & Bulky Waste Day.  This event will take place on  Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 8:00am – 12:00pm at the Concord Turnpike Convenience

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SBDC Workshop: Doing Business with the Commonwealth of Virginia

Workshop Flyer Wed. September 19, 2018  – 9:30AM to 12PM at the Nelson Center, Lovingston, VA 22949 Are you interested in selling your goods and services to the Commonwealth of Virginia and ready to take advantage of the powerful marketing tools available

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2018 Nelson County 4th of July Parade

June 26, 2018

The 2018 Nelson County 4th of July Parade will be held on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at 11:00am.  Please see the County Events Calendar for details.    

It’s Peach Season in Nelson County!

June 25, 2018

Pick up fresh Peaches at your local Nelson County Orchard now through September!  Many varieties available, both yellow and white — load up on all your favorites!  Pre-picked, Pick-your-own Peaches, and other fresh summer  fruit including Nectarines, Plums, Raspberries and

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Document Destruction Day June 16th at Rockfish Valley Community Center

June 13, 2018

Document Destruction Day at the Rockfish Valley Community Center  Sat. June 16th 10AM to 2PM. Presented by The Nelson County Chamber of Commerce and Rogers and Associates, P.C. Rain or shine. Drive through, drop off, and watch documents shredded right in front

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Summer Food Service Program at Nelson County Public Schools

June 11, 2018

Nelson County Public Schools, School Nutrition Department, is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or

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Pick-Your-Own Blueberries & Cherries – Now in Season!

June 6, 2018

It’s time for Blueberries and Cherries – with Pick-Your-Own opportunities available at the following orchards: CRITZER FAMILY FARM:  Cherries  M-Sat. 8am-6pm SAUNDERS BROTHERS:  Cherries June 12 – 10:30 am Kids only event June 16 & June 23 9am – 5pm

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Board of Supervisors Agenda – June 12, 2018

June 5, 2018

PRELIMINARY AGENDA NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS June 12, 2018 THE REGULAR MEETING CONVENES AT 2:00 P.M. IN THE GENERAL DISTRICT COURTROOM AT THE COURTHOUSE IN LOVINGSTON I. Call to Order A. Moment of Silence B. Pledge of Allegiance II.

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Service Authority Public Hearing – Proposed Water Rates for Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC

June 1, 2018

Board and Commission Vacancies

The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking interested individuals to serve on the following Committees/Boards as of July 1, 2018: Board of Building Appeals: 2 At Large seats N.C. Economic Development Authority Board: 2 At Large seats N.C. Library

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WITHDRAWN: Special Use Permit #2018-01 – Retail Store/Restaurant (Afton Depot -T. Rath)

May 2, 2018

Special Use Permit #2018-01 – Retail Store/Restaurant (Afton Depot -T. Rath) has been withdrawn by the applicant. The Board of Supervisors will not consider action on this SUP at their regular May 8th Board meeting. 

Invitation for Bid – Blue Ridge (Crozet) Tunnel Project Phase 2

May 1, 2018

2018.05.23 Addendum 1 Advertisement for Sealed Bids IFB #2018-NCBRTPH23 Blue Ridge (Crozet) Tunnel Rehabilitation & Trail Project – Phase 2 Nelson County, Virginia Sealed Bids in duplicate on the referenced project will be received in the office of the Nelson

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Virginia Fire Services Board Report on Nelson County Fire and EMS

April 28, 2018

Nelson Co. Fire and EMS Study Presentation (Power Point) Final Nelson County Fire and EMS Report – March 2018  (Adobe Acrobat)

BOS Public Hearing May 10, 2018 at 7PM – FY19 Budget

April 26, 2018

PUBLIC HEARING Proposed Budget for 2018/2019 The Nelson County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing on the proposed budget for the 2018/2019 fiscal year on Thursday, May 10, 2018, in the General District Courtroom within the County Courthouse located

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BOS Public Hearing May 8, 2018 at 7PM-Proposed 5% Admissions Tax

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS AMENDMENT OF THE CODE OF NELSON COUNTY, VIRGINIA CHAPTER 11, TAXATION, ARTICLE XI (NEW) ADMISSIONS TAX In accordance with Title 15.2, Counties, Cities and Towns, of the Code of

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BOS & VDOT Public Hearing May 8, 2018 at 7:00 PM; 2019-2024 SSYP and Priority List

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS & VDOT 2019-2024 SECONDARY SIX-YEAR ROAD PLAN AND CONSTRUCTION PRIORITY LIST FOR NELSON COUNTY The Virginia Department of Transportation and the Board of Supervisors of Nelson County, in accordance with Section 33.2-331

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Special Called Meeting of the Board of Supervisors April 23rd @ 7pm

April 18, 2018

Pursuant to Section 15.2-1418 of the Code of Virginia, the Special Called Board of Supervisors meeting will be held at 7:00 pm in the Former Board of Supervisors Room of the Courthouse in Lovingston. The purpose of the Special Called

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April Declared Fair Housing Month

April 11, 2018

Fair Housing Month – Board of Supervisors Resolution

April Declared National County Government Month

National County Government Month – Adopted Resolution

April Declared Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month – Board of Supervisors Resolution

Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Collection Days

April 9, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Collection Days are coming for Nelson County Residents.  You may take your items to Lynchburg on April 14, 2018 or to Charlottesville on April 27th & 28th, 2018.   You MUST present a voucher at the

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Heartworm and Lyme Disease Awareness Months April & May 2018

March 30, 2018

vet announcement

Rabies Clinic

March 13, 2018

Lovingston Veterinary Hospital is holding a rabies clinic this Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 9:00am – 2:00pm.  The cost of the vaccine is $10.00.  Please bring your previous rabies certificate if you have one in order to receive the 3-year

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Public Notice – Board Of Equalization Hearings

March 7, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION FOR COUNTY OF NELSON   Public notice is hereby given pursuant to §58.1-3378 of the Code of VA that the Board of Equalization for Nelson County will meet on the days hereafter listed for the purpose

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Free Weatherization Program Offered by CHP Energy Solutions

February 19, 2018

CHP Weatherization Income Eligibility Guidelines FLYER Reduce your Energy Bills and Save Money! See Flyer for Income Eligibility Guidelines and full details on the program. Program offered through Community Housing Partners  126 S. Bayard Ave. Waynesboro VA 22980 Call the

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Motorists Encouraged To Monitor Weather Forecasts

January 8, 2018

LYNCHBURG – A mixed bag of precipitation is likely across the commonwealth today, including the possibility for snow, freezing rain and rain in the Lynchburg District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and VDOT is encouraging motorists to keep

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Christmas Trees Available Beginning Nov. 24th

November 21, 2017

      Christmas Trees 2017  Apple Shed 14815 Thomas Nelson Highway, (Route 29) Lovingston, VA 22949   434-263-8843   Fresh-cut Frasier trees available beginning December 2017. Open 7 Days a Week/ 10AM to 5PM. Davis Creek Tree Farm 4143 Davis Creek

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Piney River Power Outage – 11/14/17-11/15/17

November 2, 2017

A MESSAGE FROM CENTRAL VA ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE CVEC has received another notification from AEP, our transmission service provider, of a required 6 hour outage on the transmission line that serves the Piney River Substation.  This work is essential to maintain

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Virginia Tax Amnesty Ends on Nov. 14th

Virginia Tax Amnesty ends in 2 weeks Nov. 14 – last chance to pay back taxes with no penalties and 1/2 the interest If you owe back taxes, the clock is ticking to clear up your debt through the state’s

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Learn How to Become a Nelson County Foster Family – Informational Meeting

October 30, 2017

FOSTER CARE MEETING An informational meeting on how to become a Nelson County foster family will be held by Department of Social Services staff on November 8th from 6pm to 7pm at Nelson Memorial Library. This meeting will provide information on

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Community Board and Commission Vacancies

The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking interested individuals to represent Nelson County on the JAUNT Board, the Piedmont Workforce Network Council, and MACAA Board. West District KNB Candidate Needed. JAUNT Board – 1 VACANCY 3 year Term ending

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Free Veterans Benefits Legal Clinic Nov. 6th at UVA School of Law

October 24, 2017

Free Veterans Benefits Legal Clinic at UVA School of Law

Nelson County Job Fair Nov. 3rd at the Nelson Center

October 17, 2017

Nelson County Job Fair will be held Friday Nov. 3rd 10AM – 1PM at the Nelson County Community Center. (Nelson Center)  at 8445 Thomas Nelson Highway, Lovingston, VA 22949. Job Fair 11-3-17 All are welcome, especially veterans and their spouses. 

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FERC Approves Certificate for ACP and Supply Header 

October 16, 2017

ACP FERC Certificate Issued October 13, 2017 October 13, 2017 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Approves Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and Supply Header Project The following is a statement by Leslie Hartz, Dominion Energy’s

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Blue Ridge Tunnel Phase 2 Invitation to Bid

October 5, 2017

ADVERTISEMENT FOR SEALED BIDS IFB #2017-NCBRTPH23 Blue Ridge (Crozet) Tunnel Rehabilitation & Trail Project – Phase 2 Nelson County, Virginia Sealed Bids in duplicate on the referenced project will be received in the office of the Nelson County Administrator, 84

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JABA Medicare Open Enrollment Counseling 10/15 to 12/7

September 29, 2017

JABA Medicare Open Enrollment This is the ONLY time you can change your Medicare Prescription Plan for 2018 “87% of people are on the wrong Part D plan for them.” -Washington Post Monday-Friday at 674 Hillsdale Dr., Charlottesville or: Nelson Community

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