Posted on: May 26, 2017

Cannery Committee Meeting

The Cannery Committee will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  It will be conducted at the Cannery, located at 12491 Taylor Complex Lane, Ashland, VA  23005.

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Process of Updating the Comprehensive Plan Begins With Workshop

Comp Committee Meeting

The process of reviewing the 2017 Hanover County Comprehensive Plan has begun.

On Wednesday, May 24, the Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission and Economic Development Authority heard a presentation by David Maloney, Planning Department Direc...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Hanover County Honors Outstanding Volunteers

Every year, Hanover County recognizes a number of its most outstanding volunteers at its “Spirit of Volunteerism” celebration. The 2017 celebration was held on May 16 at Hanover High School.  Judges selected the following volu...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Hanover County Offices, Solid Waste Centers and Libraries Closed on Monday

Hanover County government offices, solid waste convenience centers and branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed on Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day. 

 

The County will hold a Memorial Day observance at 10:00 a.m. on Ma...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Smart Beginnings Regional Plan Focuses on Quality Childhood Care & Learning for Young Children

Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond

On May 10, the Hanover Board of Supervisors presented a resolution of support to Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond for its Regional Plan for School Readiness 2017 –2020.  Representatives of Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond presented hi...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Local Business Wins 2017 Virginia Governor's Award for Outstanding Small Buisness

Governor Award Pepicellis Pizza

Tom and Lisa Checkosky, owners of Pepicelli’s Pizza in Ashland, didn’t know they’d been nominated for the 2017 Virginia Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Award for Outstanding Small Business.  S...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Community Meeting will be held on June 7 regarding the Atlee Road Extended Project

The County will provide an overview of the project and review the various detour phases and their anticipated timing during the 2017-18 school year. Citizens will be able to ask questions and get answers about the project. 

 

Construction will las...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Community Survey on Walking, Running and Biking in Hanover County

Biking at Poor Farm

Hanover Bicycle and Pedestrian Citizens Engagement Committee has designed a survey to gather information on the current levels of walking, running, and biking, attitudes towards these activities, and what prevents people from participating.  We i...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Hanover County announces launch of updated YouTube Channel

Videos highlight events, health and safety information, tourism, public service announcements and information about Hanover County government. 

 

“We hope this channel will provide Hanover residents with important information not only to...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Reminder about which signs are illegal

The VDOT right-of-way typically includes median strips, utility poles, street signs and the area between the road and ditch line. Hanover County actively enforces this state law throughout the county, and violators can be assessed a $100 fine per illegal ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

What is the latest on the new Atlee Library?

As a result of a rezoning request from the developer last year, the new library will be located east of Rutlandshire Drive, in an area more visible to Route 301 while still being in the Rutland community. 

The new Atlee Library will be surrounded prim...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Summer Sneakers Camps are Filling Fast!

Parents, if you are still searching for a fun summer-camp-enrichment-program for your child, Parks and Recreation has the solution. Good news too, we still have space at many sites. 

The Summer Sneakers program, for rising 1st through rising 6th grade...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Father’s Day Wiffleball Tournament

Pitcher about to throw a Wiffle Ball at a batter

Parks and Recreation is hosting a wiffleball tournament and all dad’s, grandpa’s, and any special adult are welcome to play! This exciting event will be held on Sunday, June 18 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Sports Reality in ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Hanover County Honored as 2017 PlayfulCITYUSA

Today, Hanover County was honored with a 2017 Playful City USA designation today by KaBOOM!, a national non-profit organization dedicated to bringing balanced and active play into the daily lives of all kids. The Playful City USA program, which honors cit...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Child and Babysitting Safety Class

Babysitting is usually a teenager’s first attempt at building and running a small business. Parks and Recreation has a Child and Babysitting safety class that is designed to engage and inform the aspiring babysitter. The class provides everythin...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Hanover Memorial Day Program

The public is invited to the Memorial Day program being held at
the Hanover Veterans Memorial located at Hanover Wayside Park on Monday, May 29,2017 at 10:00 a.m. As part of the Memorial Day program, we will celebrate the 10thAnniversary of the dedic...

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Dog Walk and Obedience Program Offered

Woman walk with well-behaved dog on leash

Looking to get a few extra steps on your fitness tracker, while spending time with your canine companion? Fluffy and Me Pack Walk and Basic Obedience offers both of these, along with coaching from a dog trainer as well. Designed to help pet owners underst...

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Fish with family and friends at Taylor’s Pirate Fishing FUN

Taylor, the Parks and Recreation mascot, with a family enjoying Taylor's Pirate Fishing FUN

Hanover County Parks and Recreation, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Virginia Fishing Adventures and Bass Pro present the annual Taylor’s Pirate Fishing FUN event on Saturday, June 3, 2017. From 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. the pond at Courtho...

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