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Washington County, Virginia Public Hearing

A public hearing will be held on the following proposed ordinance by the Board of Supervisors of Washington County, Virginia, on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as may be heard in the Board of Supervisors Auditorium at the County Administration Offices located at 1 Government Center Place; Abingdon, Virginia. 

An Ordinance to Amend Section 58-47 of the Code of the County of Washington, Virginia, to Exempt Certain Farm Equipment from Personal Property Taxation

Adoption of the ordinance would exempt certain machinery and motor vehicles used primarily for agricultural purposes from personal property taxation by the County.  The full text of the proposed ordinance may be found on the County website (www.washcova.com) and at the County Administrative Division Offices at 1 Government Center Place; Abingdon, Virginia. 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.  In addition to the public hearing, citizens may submit comments by U.S. mail to 1 Government Center Place, Suite A; Abingdon, VA  24210, by email to https://www.washcova.com/contact-us/, by voicemail at 276-525-1300, or by placing written comments in the drop-box outside the second-floor entry to the Government Center Building.  All comments received before 6 p.m. the day of the meeting will be presented to the Board during the meeting.  A link for live-stream video of the meeting will be posted at the time of the meeting on the County website “Public Meetings” page.