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Snow continues into the evening, community urged to stay off roads
12/9/2018
Public safety officials and the Virginia Department of Transportation urge motorists to stay off the roads as snow continues to fall and temperatures continue to drop through the evening. Driving conditions are treacherous and expected to deteriorate through the night.

Mark Graham, Director of Community Development, Announces Retirement, effective Aug. 1, 2019
12/7/2018
Mark Graham is announcing his retirement as Director of Community Development for Albemarle County, effective August 1, 2019. Mark has worked for Albemarle County for 19 years.

Albemarle County Receives Platinum Level Certification in 2018 Green Government Challenge
12/5/2018
Albemarle County has received a platinum level certification in the 2018 Green Government Challenge, a program of Virginia Association of Counties (VACO) and Virginia Municipal League’s (VML). This is the eleventh year that Albemarle County has received a certification from Green Government Challenge.

Tax Bill Payment Deadline Extended to Thursday, December 6, 2018
12/4/2018
Albemarle County’s personal property and real estate taxes payment deadline has been extended by one day, to Thursday, December 6, 2018. The extension is due to the US Postal Service’ closure in observance of the national day of mourning for President George HW Bush on December 5. All payments, regardless of payment method, will be accepted through December 6 without penalty.

Joint Agreement on Downtown Court Complex
12/3/2018
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors and the Charlottesville City Council announced today that an agreement has been reached on the Courts. The Albemarle County General District Court and Circuit Court will remain downtown, in the Court Square area. 

Joint Agreement on Downtown Court Complex
12/3/2018
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors and the Charlottesville City Council announced today that an agreement has been reached on the Courts. The Albemarle County General District Court and Circuit Court will remain downtown, in the Court Square area.

Albemarle County Announces Creation of Office of Equity & Inclusion
11/28/2018
Albemarle County recognizes sustainable communities take a comprehensive approach to improve livability and the well-being of our entire community. Albemarle has intentionally worked over the course of the past several months to evaluate its role and undertaken several projects to expand the historical narrative and create supportive opportunities. The time is right to elevate and formalize this work through the establishment of the Office of Equity & Inclusion. Siri Russell has been named Director and will continue to lead the County’s efforts.

Albemarle County, Perrone Robotics, and JAUNT Inc. announce $600,000 partnership for autonomous shuttle service
11/14/2018
ALBEMARLE COUNTY, VA - Albemarle County, Perrone Robotics, Inc. (“PRI”), and JAUNT, Inc. are pleased to announce a Letter of Intent to enter into a partnership to develop, test, and operate an autonomous transit shuttle service pilot in Albemarle County. The partnership, totaling $600,000, will launch autonomous transit shuttle service in March 2019. Read more...
 

Great Pumpkin Smash at McIntire Recycling Center
11/10/2018
Rivanna Solid Waste Authority (RWSA) will host the Great Pumpkin Smash Composting Event at McIntire Recycling Center, located at 611 McIntire Road Charlottesville, VA 22902, on Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Read more...

Life Saver Award Given to Area Emergency Communications Supervisor
11/9/2018
 Lisa Fitzgerald's skills resulted in saving an Albemarle County man's life by talking his wife through administering CPR

Winter Hours for McIntire Recycling Center
11/4/2018
The McIntire Recycling Center located at 611 McIntire Road in Charlottesville will begin its winter hours on Sunday, November 4, 2018. Read more...

 
Featured Events
Acquisition of Conservation Easements (ACE) Committee
12/10/2018, 5:00 PM
Board Room (COB Room 241)
Planning Commission
12/11/2018, 6:00 PM
Lane Auditorium (COB)
Economic Development Authority Meeting
12/12/2018, 5:15 PM
Totier (COB Room 235)
Board of Supervisors Special, Adjourned and Night Meeting
12/12/2018, 2:30 PM
Lane Auditorium (COB)
Solid Waste Alternatives Advisory Committee Meeting
12/13/2018, 4:00 PM
Board Room (COB Room 241)

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