Posted on: March 16, 2018

VDOT Highway Alerts for the week of March 16 - 23

VDOT Highway Alert

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Richmond District has released its forecast of road construction/closures that could cause delays from March 16 - 23, 2018.

Three projects are planned within Goochland County, the full list including other localities is available via the link below.

Rock Castle Rd. (Rt. 600) at Chapel Hill Rd. - Bridge Inspection - March 20

There will be alternating lanes closed on Rock Castle R...

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VDOT Highway Alerts - March 16 - 23, 2018 Administration
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Goochland County Board of Supervisors Special Called Meeting - March 20th at 6pm

Goochland BOS - Special Called Meeting 3-20-18

Special Meeting Public Notice for the Goochland County Board of Supervisors

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT the Goochland County Board of Supervisors will convene a special meeting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fife Fire Station 4, 2397 Hadensville-Fife Road, Goochland, VA concerning filling the vacancy on the Board of S...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Goochland County Mourns District 3 Supervisor Ned S. Creasey Upon His Death


Goochland County is honoring the memory and service of District 3 Supervisor Ned S. Creasey, who passed away on March 10.

Mr. Creasey had begun his 11th year of service as District 3’s supervisor. He was the Board of Supervisors’ longest-serving active member and recently completed his second term as the boards’ chairman in 2017.


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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Looking for a New Adventure? Goochland County is Hiring!

Goochland County Employment Opportunities

Looking for a new adventure? Goochland County is currently hiring for a variety of positions.

We all know that a good life starts with a great job.  That’s why it’s so important for you to successfully pursue a position that can make you happy and can keep you fulfilled, a job that best suits your talents, ski...

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Information on Employment Opportunities... Administration
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Goochland County Administrator Presents Proposed Fiscal Year 19 Budget

FY2019 County Administrators Proposed Budget - Cover

Goochland County Administrator John A. Budesky has proposed a $89.4 million County Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 beginning July 1.

The County General Fund budget at $53.1 million represents a $2.7 million
or 5.3% increase from the current year. No tax rate changes are proposed.

makes up 43% of the General Fund budget while Public Safety is 20% of GeneralFund s...

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County Administrator's Proposed FY 2019 Budget Administration
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Virginia Department of Forestry - 4:00 PM Burning Law In Effect

4PM Burning Law - Image

The Virginia Department of Forestry's 4:00 PM Burning Law is in effect from February 15 through April 30th.

The 4:00 PM Burning Law specifies:

  • No burning until AFTER 4:00 p.m. February 15 through April 30 of each year, if the fire is in or within 300 feet of woodland, brushland or field containing dry grass or other flammable material.
  • Fire shall not be left unatt...
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VA Department of Forestry - Outdoor Fire Laws Administration
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Goochland County Recognized as Most Taxpayer-Friendly in Nation

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The American City County Exchange (ACCE) has awarded the Taxpayer Friendly Community Award of 2017 to Goochland County, Virginia for outstanding performance on taxes, spending and transparency.

"There are some great local governments in this country doing some pretty amazing things,” said Ken Peterson, Chairman of the Goochland County Board of Supervisors. “So it is a special honor to have ACCE present its 2017 Taxpayer ...

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