Public Works


Areas of Responsibility:

  • Trash and Recycling
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Drainage
  • Stormwater
  • Chesapeake Bay Preservation
  • Airport
  • Flood Plain
  • Septic tank pump-out
  • Cannery Map It
    • The Hanover County Cannery and Commercial Kitchen can help get you started in canning
    • Experienced canners or just a beginner, the Cannery can offer the right equipment and experienced staff to support you
    • For more information about the cannery please contact us at 804-365-6181
  • Roads and Transportation
    • Public roads identified by green street signs are maintained by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
    • Private roads are identified by brown street signs and are maintained by property owners
    • VDOT maintains existing road surfaces, roadside ditches, and performs snow removal
    • Problems with VDOT roads can be reported at 800-367-7623 or by going to the VDOT website


Administration Building
7516 County Complex Road
Hanover, VA 23069 Map It

(804) 365-6181
(804) 365-6233
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Director: J. Michael Flagg