Located in the beautiful countryside of South Central Virginia, historic Lunenburg County meets all with a warm, friendly welcome.

Family and community are central to the everyday lifestyle in Lunenburg County. Our purpose is to develop and maintain a society where we can enjoy our families, employment and retirement. Lunenburg County strives to provide a peaceful, safe atmosphere with plenty of family-friendly activities. Our County works together to offer business and employment opportunities, friendly service from local citizens in area businesses and various recreational attractions. We have an accredited school system, youth sports, two municipal parks, community events, low tax rates, beautiful countryside, quaint communities and friendly people.


Whether you want to make Lunenburg your home, locate your business here, or spend some time visiting -- you'll be glad you came!



 Announcements

County Planner Position Available

COUNTY PLANNER – LUNENBURG COUNTY

Lunenburg County’s planning position is under the supervision of the County Administrator. The essential function of the position is to work with the County Administrator and others to develop, implement, and manage the county’s planning activities.  The job purpose is to further develop and enhance community strengths and mitigate weaknesses, diversify and grow the County’s business base, job market, and tax base through comprehensive planning. The Planner promotes, communicates and reinforces the Board of Supervisor’s goals and objectives for growth in Lunenburg County, reports and organizes information for the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning, and manages grants for community improvement. The Planner cooperates and coordinates with other local, regional and state economic development partners. The Planner supports job creation and retention in all aspects of planning, while adhering to or making recommendations to the Zoning Ordinance and County Code of Ordinances.

Education and Experience: Any combination of years of experience and/or education equivalent to a four-year degree with time focused on economic development, community planning or other closely related field. Demonstrated knowledge of Lunenburg County communities and proven ability to plan, develop and implement community and business development strategies. Basic knowledge of local, regional, and state organizations, relationships and processes. Knowledge of Lunenburg County’s industry locations, facilities, logistics, financial, labor, and business service needs.  County residency is preferred, but not required if the knowledge and understanding of Lunenburg is apparent and extensive.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to immediately establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with governmental staff, businesses of all sizes and types, elected officials, citizens, the media, civic and community organizations. Ability to gather, analyze, and evaluate economic/community studies, marketing studies, County Zoning Ordinances, and planning activities. Must possess pertinent marketing abilities, and oral and written communication skills. Must be a team player in a small office, but also be a motivated self-starter.

Compensation:  Either full-time salaried with benefits or accommodations may be made for a part-time staff member for approximately 25 hours per week at the discretion of the County Administrator, based on qualifications and ability to meet all job requirements.  Compensation is commensurate with experience and terms of employment.

A full job description and applications are available at the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office, 11413 Courthouse Road, Lunenburg, VA  23952. Please submit completed application with resume and employment-related references to the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office or via email to County Administrator, Tracy Gee, at tgee@lunenburgva.net, by March 21, 2018 to be considered for first-round of interviews.  Lunenburg County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Position open until filled.

Board of Supervisors Meeting 3-8-18

The Board of Supervisors of Lunenburg County will conduct a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 6:00p.m. in the General District Courtroom, Lunenburg Courts Building, Lunenburg, VA.    The agenda for the meeting is available by clicking here: agenda available soon

It is the intention of the Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Should you need special accommodations, please contact the County Administrator’s Office at 434-696-2142 prior to the meeting date.

High Mileage Requirements for 2018

From the LUNENBURG COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF THE REVENUE

A passenger vehicle assessment may be reduced if the vehicle has high mileage. The reduction is based on actual mileage as of January 1, 2018. The following chart indicates the minimum mileage necessary to qualify for high mileage reduction.

Model Year Mileage
2018 10,001
2017 20,001
2016 35,001
2015 45,001
2014 60,001
2013 70,001
2012 85,001
2011 95,001
2010 105,001
2009 120,001
2008 130,001
2007 140,001
2006 150,001
2005 155,001
2004 & older 165,001

To apply for high mileage reduction, please provide our office with the following information: 1. A copy of the 2017 vehicle state inspection or a service work order documenting the mileage; AND 2. Current mileage for vehicle (include year and make) This information is due to the Commissioner of the Revenue by March 1, 2018. If you have any changes to your personal property, please contact our office to ensure that your account information is accurate.

Liz Hamlett, Commissioner of the Revenue 11512 Courthouse Rd, Lunenburg, VA 23952     e-mail:  lhamlett@lunenburgva.net

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm Phone: 434-696-2516 Fax: 434-696-4023

County Real Estate Records Available Online

The Lunenburg County Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office is pleased to announce that our GIS mapping and tax records are now available via the following website: http://lunenburggis.timmons.com/.  This website is free to the public.

If you have any questions or need assistance using this website, please feel free to contact our office.

Disclaimer:

Every reasonable effort has been made to assure the accuracy of these maps and associated data. Lunenburg County assumes no liability arising from use of these maps or data.



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