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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Request to terminate groundwater monitoring at closed Landfill site on Hidden Rock Lane

The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has reviewed a request by Goochland County to terminate groundwater monitoring at the closed Goochland County Landfill located on Hidden Rock Lane and deemed it technically and administratively complete. &a...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Zoning Ordinance Update

Goochland County is in the process of updating the Zoning Ordinance to streamline, update, and ensure the ordinance aligns with the County's Comprehensive Plan.  Go to the Zoning Ordinance Updates page on the County website for the Community Meet...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Shrink-Swell Soil Report Requirement for Building Permit Submittal - Effective : June 3, 2019

Effective June 3, 2019 - A shrink-swell soil report will be required at permit submittal for the following types of permits:

  • All new single-family dwellings, duplexes and townhomes
  • Residential attached structures (including but not limited to additions, scr...
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