Announcements Archives

Special Called Meeting of the Nelson County Board of Supervisors

May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022 Stephen A. Carter Clerk, Nelson County Board of Supervisors P.O. Box 336 Lovingston, VA 22949 Dear Mr. Carter, Pursuant to §15.2-1418 of the Code of Virginia, this letter is to request a Special Called Meeting of the

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Seeking Citizens to Serve on Various Boards

May 18, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD VACANCIES The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking citizens to serve on the following Committees/Boards: Agricultural & Forestal Districts Advisory Committee – 1 vacancy, agricultural producer, unexpired term ending 5/13/23 JAUNT–

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Blue Ridge Health Department Closed May 6, 2022

April 25, 2022

The Blue Ridge Health Department will be closed for mandatory staff training on May 6th starting at 1:00 pm. Signs will be posted on the doors in advance and we will alert the public to this closure.

Septic and Well Assistance Program

April 20, 2022

There is funding available through the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Septic and Well Assistance Program (SWAP).  Individual homeowners who meet income qualifications can apply for assistance with replacing/repairing wells and septic systems.  In addition, VDH has an open RFA

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Invitation to Bid Issued – Courthouse Termite Damage Repair

April 8, 2022

IFB#2022-NCTERM – Nelson County Courthouse Termite Damage Repair Advertisement for Sealed Bids IFB #2022-NCTERM  Nelson County Courthouse – Termite Damage Repair  Nelson County, Virginia April 8, 2022 Sealed Bids on the referenced project will be received in the office of

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Solid Waste Roll Off Truck Drivers Needed

April 6, 2022

The County of Nelson  is seeking qualified applicants for the following positions: Position: Full-time Roll-off Vehicle Operator Hiring Salary: $40,013 Annually DOQ + Excellent Benefits Package Closing Date: Until filled by qualified applicant Beginning Date: As soon as possible Responsibilities include operating

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Public Notice – Board of Equalization Additional and Final Hearing Dates set for May 2022

March 18, 2022

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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Democratic and Republican Primaries Announced

March 15, 2022

Board of Supervisors Seeking Citizens to Serve

March 4, 2022

MACAA Information PUBLIC NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD VACANCIES The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking citizens to serve on the following: MACAA Board of Directors- 1 Vacancy For more information, please contact the County Administrator’s Office

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Applications for Habitat Homes Available April 1, 2022

February 25, 2022

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN OWNING A SAFE, DECENT, AFFORDABLE HOME? Application information meeting 2022 – 6 Counties PDF Applications to become a Habitat homeowner will be accepted from April 1st –May 15th, 2022. Learn more at the following meetings: Nelson—Tuesday,

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Public Notice – Board Of Equalization Hearings

February 24, 2022

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 of

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Public Notice – Board of Equalization Organizational Meeting

February 18, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING The Nelson County Board of Equalization will hold an organizational meeting on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at 10 a.m. in the Bridge Room located on the 4th floor of the Nelson

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Publication of Adopted Ordinance Amendment O2021-10

February 17, 2022

Adopted Ordinance O2021-10 Redistricting RESOLUTION R2022-12 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS PUBLICATION OF ADOPTED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT REGARDING ELECTION DISTRICT AND POLLING PLACES February 16, 2022 In accordance with Volume 5A, Title 24.2, Elections, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Presidents Day

February 14, 2022

 County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County courts, departments and offices will be closed on Monday, February 21, 2022 in observance of Presidents Day and will reopen for regular hours of operation on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.

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Notice of Public Comment Period

February 2, 2022

Ordinance O2021-10 Redistricting 2021 LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT JANUARY 31, 2022 In accordance with Volume 5A, Title 24.2, Elections, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended and pursuant to Sections 24.2-129 and 24.2-306, the Nelson County Board

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 13, 2022

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County courts, departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station will be closed on the following days in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday: Nelson County offices

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Tips on Preparing for Winter Weather

Please follow the link below for suggestions from FEMA on how to prepare for winter weather. 5 Tips to Stay Warm and Safe this Winter

Vaccine Clinic Set for January 13, 2022

January 7, 2022

Wintergreen Fire and Rescue will host a vaccine clinic on January 13. If you need an initial dose or booster, please email vaccine@wtgfireresq.org

Outage Update from CVEC

January 6, 2022

CVEC County Partners,   As our restoration efforts continue, I wanted you to be aware that we be hosting a virtual Town Hall today, at 4:00pm,  for members who are still without power. There will be options for citizens to

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Become a Virginia Master Naturalist

January 5, 2022

Become a Master Naturalist – Virginia Master Naturalists Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 training course offered by the Central Blue Ridge chapter for new Virginia Master Naturalist volunteers.  Classes and field trips will cover subjects such as

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County Office and Departments Closed Tuesday, January 4th

January 4, 2022

County Offices and Departments are closed today, January 4th, 2022 due to inclement weather and a power outage.

County Offices Closed January 3rd, 2022 Due to Inclement Weather

January 3, 2022

County Departments and Offices will be closed Monday, January 3, 2022, due to inclement weather.  Offices will reopen for normal hours of operation on Tuesday, January 4th, 2022.

County Offices Opening at Noon Due to Inclement Weather

County departments and offices will open at noon on Monday, January 3rd, 2022, due to inclement weather.  Employees should check the weather line for updates at 10:45am.  Should the offices remain closed, an update will be posted as soon as

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Job Announcement at Thomas Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District

December 28, 2021

The Thomas Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is recruiting for Environmental Programs Coordinator to manage and oversee the youth and adult Education Program and the Residential Cost Share Program. The District is specifically looking for

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – New Year’s

December 16, 2021

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station and Collection Sites will be closed on the following days in observance of the New Year’s holiday: Nelson County offices

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Christmas

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station and Collection Sites will be closed on the following days in observance of the holidays: Nelson County departments and offices

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New Nelson County Master Gardener Class Starts in February

December 13, 2021

The Nelson County Master Gardeners Association is offering a training class for future Master Gardeners starting in February; registration is open now. Classes are a combination of online modules, chapters in Virginia Tech’s Master Gardener Handbook, and in-person meetings. Zoom meetings

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Board of Supervisors Seeking Citizens to Serve

December 9, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD VACANCIES The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking citizens to serve on the following: NC Board of Equalization– 3 to 5 Seats All Districts JABA Council on Aging – 1 Vacancy For

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General District Court Closed Until Monday, December 13, 2021

December 3, 2021

The Nelson County General District Court will be closed until Monday, December 13, 2021 due to Covid concerns.

Special Called Board of Supervisors Meeting – December 7th, 2021

December 2, 2021

Call for Special Meeting of BOS AGENDA NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS SPECIAL CALLED MEETING December 7, 2021 THE SPECIAL CALLED MEETING BEGINS at 9 A.M. THE MEETING LOCATION IS DEVILS BACKBONE BASECAMP & BREWPUB (BUSINESS CENTER), 200 CRANDALL RUN,

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Nelson County Department of Social Services December 2021 Board Meeting

The Nelson County Department of Social Services will hold its December board meeting on 12/14/21 at 1:00 pm at the Nelson County Courthouse in the Old BOS Room.

Public Notice: Board of Supervisors Seeking Citizens to Serve

November 22, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD VACANCIES The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking citizens to serve on the following: NC Board of Equalization– 3 to 5 Seats All Districts JABA Council on Aging – 1 Vacancy

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Notice of Public Comment Period – Redistricting

November 15, 2021

Sample Ordinance O2021-10 Redistricting LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT November 15, 2021 In accordance with Volume 5A, Title 24.2, Elections, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended and pursuant to Sections 24.2-129 and 24.2-306, the Nelson County Board

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Thanksgiving

November 12, 2021

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station and Collection Sites will be closed on the following days in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday: Nelson County offices will

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Nelson County Job and Experience Fair November 18

November 11, 2021

Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail Closed for Maintenance November 15,18,19

The Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail will be closed from Piney River to Rose Mill on November 15, 18, 19 due to maintenance.  On these days, please enter the trail at the Rose Mill entrance in Amherst.  If you have

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Veterans Day

November 5, 2021

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County courts, departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station will be closed on Thursday, November 11, 2021 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday and will reopen for

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Firefighter Academy Registration Open!

October 21, 2021

Fire Academy Fire Academy Schedule – 2022.1 Class: Firefighter Academy When: December 7, 2021 – April 9, 2022 Class is Tuesday/Thursdays & Occasional Saturdays. Weekday Classes: 1800-2200 Saturday Classes: 0800-1700 Where: Tuckahoe Clubhouse 37 Stone Orchard Drive Nellysford, VA 22958

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No Tricks Just Treats Handout

October 19, 2021

Come by the Nelson Center to receive a bag of treats from your Parks and Recreation staff. We will be set up outside by the parking lot from 5-6:30pm on Wednesday October 27. Costumes not required.

Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan Survey

October 8, 2021

The TJPDC works with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and local emergency managers to develop and maintain a regional Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan. The plan is updated every 5-years and provides details

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Columbus Day

October 1, 2021

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County courts, departments and offices, will be closed on Monday, October 11, 2021 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday, and will reopen for regular hours of operation on Tuesday, October

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Blue Ridge Tunnel Closed for Maintenance at 2 pm on October 5, 2021

September 23, 2021

The Blue Ridge Tunnel will close for maintenance at 2:00 pm on October 5 and re-open at dawn on the 6th

WiFi hotspot moved from Massies Mill Recycling Center to Fleetwood Community Center

September 8, 2021

JABA Operations Update

September 7, 2021

As we watch the number of cases increase in the community, due to the Delta variant of COVID, we are concerned for the health and safety of our members/clients and our team. This variant has an easier transmission than the

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Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail Authority Conducting Public Meetings

ALBEMARLE-CHARLOTTESVILLE REGIONAL JAIL 160 Peregory Lane Charlottesville, VA 22902 Phone: (434) 977-6981    Fax: (434) 951-1339 www.acrj.org Colonel  Martin Kumer Superintendent FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail Authority Conducting Public Meetings CHARLOTTESVILLE (September 2, 2021) – Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail (ACRJ) Authority

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Notice of Office Holiday Closing – Labor Day

August 30, 2021

County of Nelson Notice of Office Holiday Closing Nelson County courts, departments and offices will be closed on Monday, September 6, 2021 in observance of the Labor Day holiday and will reopen for regular hours of operation on Tuesday, September

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Blue Ridge Health District front offices briefly closed this Friday for Training

August 26, 2021

The Blue Ridge Health District front office staff will be participating in training this Friday, August 27th, between 9am and noon.  To accommodate, the doors of Blue Ridge Health District offices will be closed.  Phones will be answered by other

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Commissioner of Revenue’s Office Closed August 26th and 27th

The Commissioner of Revenue’s Office will be closed today, August 26, 2021 and tomorrow, August 27, 2021.  The office will reopen on Monday, August 30, 2021.

2022 General Reassessment – Public Information

August 12, 2021

Signed Ordinance O2021-06 Chapter 11, Taxation, Article 2 Real Property Tax (BOE) ORDINANCE O2021-06 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS AMENDMENT OF THE CODE OF NELSON COUNTY CHAPTER 11, TAXATION, ARTICLE II REAL PROPERTY TAX, DIVISION 1 BE IT HEREBY ORDAINED,

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Telephone Service Outages in Area

July 22, 2021

Telephone service issues in the region may prevent certain calls, including 911, from being completed.  If you are experiencing an emergency and unable to complete your call by dialing 911, please call the Nelson County Dispatch Center at (434) 263-7050.

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