By June 20, 2019Proposed Ordinance

The Board of Supervisors of Washington County, Virginia, hereby gives notice of its intent to conduct a public hearing at its meeting on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as may be heard regarding a proposed ordinance titled:

An Ordinance to repeal Article VII of Chapter 30 and related portions of Appendix A of the Code of the County of Washington, Virginia, to discontinue County administration of the Virginia Stormwater Management Program

To read complete text of ordinance, click here.

Adoption of the ordinance would repeal County opt-in to administer the Virginia Stormwater Management program effective August 1, 2019. Upon County repeal, administration of the program would be managed by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.

The public hearing will be held in the Board of Supervisors Auditorium at the County Administration Offices located at 1 Government Center Place; Abingdon, Virginia. A copy of the full text of the proposed ordinance is available for public inspection in the office of the Washington County Administrator and, also, on the County’s website at Individuals requiring physical or sensory accommodations or additional information, please call the Administrative Supervisor, Office of the County Administrator, (276) 525-1300, or call 1-800-828-1120 for TTY/TDD relay services. All citizens of Washington County are encouraged to attend.