ECTI Inspecting Raw Water Lines
Beginning the week of April 24, 2015, East Coast Transport, Inc (ECTI) will be inspecting the water lines that service Tenaska Virginia Partners, LP. ECTI contractors will soon be entering the easement portion of properties across which these lines run, to perform yearly maintenance and inspection of the pipeline. There will be no digging or ground disturbance involved with this process. If you have questions, please call the ECTI operations office at 434-589-8567.
Fluvanna County Earth Day Celebration
Earth Day Celebration Fluvanna County is hosting it's 2nd Earth Day Celebration on April 25th from 10am to 2pm at Pleasant Grove Park. There will be informative speakers, a hazardous waste and tire drop-off, guided hikes, activities for kids, food and music. In addition to the events above there will be a state expert, Carol Heiser of Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, speaking on backyard wildlife habits and pollinator gardening. She will also do a planting demonstration in Pleasant Grove's new pollinator garden. Walter Hussey, of Master Naturalists will also be leading guided hikes through the new trails that are part of the Meadow Management Project. For more information contact Jonathan Pace at 434-842-3150 or by email.
**FREE Prescription drug disposal and Hazardous waste drop-off for county residents only (households, not businesses) will include paints, pesticides, solvents, cleaners, etc. waste tire drop-off (w/out rims) from cars, trucks, ATV’s, etc.**
ALL ARE INVITED!!!
Fluvanna County will be hosting a series of Community Meetings in April 2015 to gather feedback and share information regarding our current dogs off leash policy at Pleasant Grove Park and other county parks. All Fluvanna County residents and visitors are invited to attend and provide feedback, comments, and suggestions from interested citizens. The meetings are scheduled as follows:
Thursday April 23 6:00 -7:00 PM Fluvanna County Administrative Bldg. 132 Main Street, Palmyra, 22963
Sunday April 26 9:00 -10:00 AM Pleasant Grove Dog Park 108 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Palmyra, VA 22963
Tuesday April 28 6:00 -7:00 PM Lake Monticello Fire and Rescue 10 Slice Road, Palmyra, 22963
Fluvanna County Cooperative Extension Has MOVED!
Same great people, programs, and services! New Home!
Please find them at:
Fluvanna Community Center
5725 James Madison Highway
Fork Union, VA 23055.
Mail will be received at:
PO Box 518
Fork Union, VA 23055
Phone: Main Office: (434) 591-1950 Fax: (434) 591-1951
New to Medicare? Help is Available!
Turning 65? Retiring and leaving an employer health plan? Starting through disability? Questions about Medicare and what to do? You can meet with a Certified Medicare Counselor for FREE! Click here for more information about free assistance available in Fluvanna County.
New Community Volunteer Coordinator
Board of Equalization Meeting Dates
The Board of Equalization for Fluvanna County will meet on the following dates:
The dates and times for February 2015 through June 2015 are:
March 24, 26 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
April 14, 16, 28, 30 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
May 5 (night meeting) 7:00PM-9:00PM
May 12, 14, 26, 28 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
June 9, 11, 23, 25 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(Additional dates and times will be scheduled if necessary and advertised)
By order of the Fluvanna County Board of Equalization
Columbia Town Council Meetings Change of Location
Beginning in April 2015, Columbia Town Council Meetings will be held in the Parish Hall of St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 28 Cameron Street, Columbia. Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. When meetings are cancelled, notices will be posted in the Columbia Post Office and on the Parish Hall.
Fluvanna Partnership for Aging
Fluvanna County is seeking additional members to serve on the County’s Partnership for Aging Committee: a representative is needed from the Columbia election district. An application form and additional information is available by clicking here.
Vacancies on Board, Commissions and Committees