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2020 Real Estate Assessments Mailed Today
Today, reassessment notices were mailed to taxpayers and the 2020 assessment data will go live on County’s GIS-Web this evening.

Albemarle Broadband Authority Receives State Funding for Broadband Expansion
Albemarle County is pleased to announce that the Albemarle Broadband Authority (ABBA) has been selected as a recipient of a 2020 Virginia Telecommunication Initiative (VATI) Grant. The grant to ABBA totals $291,300 and funds a partnership with CenturyLink to connect 837 locations with gigabit speed internet in unserved areas of Albemarle – specifically, Buffalo Hills, Watts Passage, Coles Rolling Road, Scottsville Road, Hatton, Keene, Howardsville, and Green Creek Road areas.

2020 Reassessment Completed
Albemarle County announced today that the 2020 annual reassessment process is complete.

Board of Supervisors Begins 2020 Session
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors commenced their 2020 annual meeting with the addition of two new Supervisors, Bea LaPisto-Kirtley, representing the Rivanna District, and Donna Price, representing the Scottsville District. During their meeting today at the County Office Building, the Board elected Ned Gallaway as Chair and Donna Price as Vice-Chair. 

New County Seal Debuted
Albemarle County is pleased to debut our new look for the new year. This fall, the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors adopted a refreshed County Seal.

To view the new seal:

2019 Year in Review
As we get ready to welcome a new year (and a new decade), we're looking back on the wonderful year we've had here in Albemarle County. Our year- in-review video features just a few of the projects we've worked on over the year, described to you by the staff members who worked tirelessly to make them happen. Thank you for such a wonderful year - we're looking forward to serving you in 2020.


Don't Trash Your Christmas Tree, Recycle it for FREE
Whether you take down your Christmas tree on December 26 or January 13, we have places in Albemarle County where you can recycle your tree, FREE of charge! The Albemarle County Parks and Recreation Department will operate seven drop off sites from December 26, 2019 through January 19, 2020. The hours are daily from 7:00 a.m. until dark.

Prescription Drug Take Back
Dispose of prescription drugs safely, conveniently, and responsibly.