Posted on: April 28, 2017

VDOT Highway Alerts for the week of April 28-May 5

VDOT Highway Alert

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Richmond District has released its forecast of road construction that could cause delays from April 28 through May 5, 2017.

Below are the projects within Goochland County, the full list is available via the link below.

Fairground Rd. (Rt. 632) - Paving - April 30-May 5

There will be alternating lanes closed on Fairground Rd. (Rt.632) between Broad Street Rd. (Rt. 250) and Sandy ...

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VDOT Highway Alerts - April 28-May 5...
Posted on: April 28, 2017

VDOT Public Hearing - May 1, 2017 (5:30PM) - Funding the Right Transportation Projects

VDOT Public Hearings

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is holding a public hearing on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. focusing on 'Funding the Right Transportation Projects'.

The public hearing is being held at:

 VDOT Richmond District Office - Auditorium 

2430 Pine Forest Drive

Colonial Heights, VA 23834

The public is invited to share comments on transportation projects that have been scored and recommended for funding ...

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VDOT Public Hearing - Additional Info...
Posted on: April 22, 2017

VDOT 2017 Richmond District Pavement Resurfacing

VDOT Richmond District 2017 Paving Map

Beginning this year, residents and drivers can get specific information about the status of Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) paving projects in the Richmond District, which includes Goochland County.

The new online map shows the current progress of the VDOT paving program, including:

  • Richmond District road segments scheduled to be paved this year
  • Whether roads scheduled for paving (red) are in progress (green), completed (blue), or rescheduled (black)
  • De...
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VDOT Status of Paving Projects...
Posted on: April 21, 2017

Goochland County Adopts FY18 Budget that focuses on Public Safety & Public Education priorities

FY 2018 County Adopted Budget

On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 the Goochland County Board of Supervisors adopted the County’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget and Capital Improvement Program which takes effect July 1.

The $80.3 million budget is accomplished while maintaining the County’s $0.53 real estate tax rate. All other tax rates remain the same, except for the Personal Property rate for members of the County’s volunteer fire-rescue associatio...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Goochland County Takes Aim at Litter

Goochland-Cover Your Load Sign

If you’ve traveled the scenic roads of Goochland County, you may have noticed unwanted concentrated pockets of roadside trash, specifically along routes that lead to the County’s Convenience Centers.

The County is taking active steps to address the ongoing littering problems along County roadways. A multi-pronged approach, highlighting current County and State resources as well as newly implemented management approaches, has Goochland “takin...

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For Additional Info on VDOT Adopt-A-Highway.

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Department of Forestry 4pm Burn Law

REMINDER:

The Virginia Department of Forestry 4pm Burn Law goes into effect from February 15th through April 30th. For more detailed information, please visit the Department of Forestry's website.

http://www.dof.virginia.gov/laws/outdoor-fire-laws.htm

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