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F.A.Q. about Emergency Ordinance 20-E(5)
On Monday, July 27th, 2020 the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors passed an emergency ordinance to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our county. This ordinance provides modifications to Forward Virginia: Phase Three guidelines. All other state guidelines remain in effect. The ordinance takes effect at 12 am, Saturday, August 1st, 2020.

Participate in the Public Hearing on Court Square
The Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Court Square's statue "At Ready" and nearby cannons and stacked cannonballs on Thursday, August 6th at 6 pm.


Emergency Ordinance
This afternoon, the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors passed an emergency ordinance to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community. The ordinance will have an effective date of August 1, 2020.

Albemarle County Announces Lift Grant
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors approved today the launch of the Albemarle County Lift Grant, a relief initiative to provide 100 grants to local small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, for costs incurred due to the public health emergency including ongoing expenses such as payroll, rent, insurance, or other operating expenses or adaptive costs such as the purchase of e-commerce equipment, website creation or upgrade to online sales.

Albemarle County announces Department of Finance & Budget
The new department merges the Department of Finance and Office of Management & Budget

Board of Supervisors Public Hearing on Monuments & Memorials at Court Square
The Board of Supervisors scheduled a public hearing to receive public comment on its intent to remove, relocate, contextualize, or cover the following monuments or memorials for the veterans of war located on the County-owned portion of Court Square - the statue known as "At Ready", cannons, and the stacked cannonballs.

Free WiFi at the Yancey Community Center
The Yancey Community Center is pleased to offer free WiFi usage to residents. Indoor usage is restricted to one individual/family at a time to comply with current health recommendations and requires a reservation.

Reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance by emailing or calling 434-296-5841, ext. 3428.

Updated Coronavirus Information for Albemarle County
Forward Virginia Phase Two begins Friday, June 5