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Albemarle County Observing National Voter Registration Day
9/26/2016
The Albemarle County Voter Registration and Elections office is observing National Voter Registration Day on September 27, 2016. Albemarle County citizens are invited to come by the tent outside the County Office Building at 401 McIntire Road, from 10am – 2pm and register to vote, check their registration status, apply for an absentee ballot, or pick up a sample ballot for the November election.

Albemarle County Announces Hiring of Director of Planning
9/22/2016
Albemarle County is pleased to announce, effective September 26, 2016, that Andrew Gast-Bray will be the County’s new Director of Planning. Mr. Gast-Bray brings to this role over 25 years of professional experience working both in private practice and with local government. His most recent governmental position was the Director of Planning and Zoning for the City of Lebanon, New Hampshire, near Dartmouth College, where he managed planning, zoning, transportation planning, and economic development.

Important Notice to Albemarle County Voters
9/20/2016
November 8, 2016 General and Special Election Information

A General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, for the offices of: President and Vice President of the United States, and Member United States House of Representatives, 5th District. The full ballot in Albemarle County will also present two proposed amendments to the Constitution of Virginia and a referendum for a general obligation bond to fund school improvements. To see the choices that will be on your ballot on November 8, visit the Voter Registration website at www.albemarle.org/vote and click on “Current Ballot.”


Albemarle County Parks and Recreation Fall Class Schedule Announced!
9/9/2016
There is something for every age and skill level in Albemarle County's 2016 fall class schedule including dance, fitness, yoga, martial arts, sports, and more! The fall class schedule features a listing of recreational programs and special events for all ages. From first aid to line dancing, these offerings are a great way to meet people, explore new interests or develop a hobby. Our programs are designed to enhance the quality of life and respond to the needs of Albemarle residents. Visit www.albemarle.org/parks to view the full catalog with details, fees and registration information, or call 434-296-5844.

League of Women Voters to Conduct Public Information Forums on Albemarle County Bond Referendum on October 4, 11 and 26 at Three Local High Schools
8/25/2016
For the first time in more than 40 years, voters in Albemarle County will have the opportunity to cast ballots on a bond referendum that would impact local public schools. This November 8, the ballot in Albemarle County will include not just candidates for President of the United States and for Congress, but also a question on whether the county should issue $35 million in general obligation bonds to finance improvements at 25 of 26 school facilities. Schools in all three of the county’s feeder patterns are involved.