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Posted on: June 21, 2019

The Office of the General Registrar Will Be Closed for Training on Monday, June 24th, 2019

Goochland - Office of the General Registrar - June 24

Goochland County's Office of the General Registrar will be closed for training purposes on Monday, June 24th, 2019.

The Registrar may still be contacted via email at RMulligan@goochlandva.us.  For more information please and resources please visit the Office of the General Registrar's webpage at http://www.goochlandva.us/359/Voter-Registration-Elections.

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Goochland's Office of the General Registrar Administration
Posted on: June 23, 2019

VDOT Highway Alerts for the week of June 22nd - 28th, 2019

VDOT Highway Alert

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Richmond District has released its forecast of road construction/closures that could cause delays from June 22nd - 28th, 2019.

Seventeen projects are planned that will impact travel in and to Goochland County.  The full list of projects including other localities is available via the link below.

I-64 east/west between mm 160 and Staples Mill Rd. (mm 185) - Pothole patchin...

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VDOT Highway Alerts - June 22 - 28, 2019 Administration
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Goochland's Deputy County Administrator Derek Stamey Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Goochland County - Deputy Administrator Derek Stamey Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Deputy County Administrator Derek Stamey was recently awarded the Marcia Mashaw Outstanding Assistant Award by the Virginia Local Government Management Association (VLGMA).

Each year VLGMA presents this award to a deputy or assistant manager or administrator who is a member of VLGMA and who has demonstrated outstanding performance, particularly with a special project or during a period of unique conditions and circumstances....

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Administration
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Private Street Sign Replacement Begins in Goochland County

Goochland County - Private Street Sign Replacement

Goochland County is beginning an effort to replace all of the County’s private street signs starting in June 2019.

The County’s General Services Department has spent the better part of 6 months working to identify and create the new signs.  The private street signs will be a change from the standardized green sign - white lettering combination that ...

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Administration
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Goochland County Expanding Economic Development Department

Goochland County Expanding Economic Development Department

In an effort to attract and retain quality businesses, the Goochland County Board of Supervisors has restructured the County’s Economic Development department.

“Historically, the County Economic Development Department focused on new business attraction, but the Board of Supervisors see the benefit of expanding that focus to include Goochland’s existing business base and enhancing tourism&...

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Administration
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Goochland Central High School Recognized With 2019 Excellence in Virginia Government Award

EVGA Community Enhancement Award - Goochland Central High School

Goochland County's Central High School Committee and work on the Central High Cultural and Educational Complex were recently recognized with a 2019 Excellence in Virginia Government Award for Community Enhancement.

Goochland County’s Central High School Committee and associated work on the Central High Cultural and Educational Complex were recognized on April 11, 2019 with a 2019 Excellence in Virginia Government Award for Community Enhancement from Virgin...

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Excellence in Virginia Government Awards info... Administration
Posted on: April 22, 2019

Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Adopted by the Goochland County Board of Supervisors

Goochland County - FY 2020 Budget Adopted by the Goochland County Board of Supervisors

On Tuesday, April 16, 2019 the Goochland County Board of Supervisors adopted the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Budget, which begins on July 1, 2019.

The adopted FY 2020 County Budget at $87.5 million advances county priorities, maintains the real estate tax at $0.53 per $100 assessed value for Calendar Year 2019, and includes several tax reductions and fee-related initiatives.

The adopted FY 2020 Budge...

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Administration
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Get Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Benefits through Medicaid Expansion

Goochland County - WIC Benefits through Medicaid Expansion

Virginia recently expanded its government health insurance coverage. Last year’s General Assembly voted to add up to 400,000 individuals to Medicaid.

Millions of Americans already receive health coverage through Medicaid, including pregnant women, children, seniors, and individuals with low income or a disability.  With this decision for Medicaid expansion, more Virginians became eligible for ...

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Goochland Health Department Administration
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Goochland County Becomes the Smallest County in the Nation to Achieve a Aaa Rating from Moody’s

Goochland County Becomes the Smallest County in the Nation to Achieve a Aaa Rating from Moodys

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) assigned its highest credit rating to Goochland County.

In
receiving the Aaa rating in its first-ever attempt, Goochland also becomes thesmallest county in the United States to be rated Aaa by Moody’s, as currently
no other county with a population under 75,000 is designated Aaa.  By com...

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