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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Public Information Meetings Scheduled for Redistricting

Hanover County has scheduled public information sessions on the proposed reapportionment of County election (magisterial) districts, including changes in Board of Supervisor election districts, precinct boundaries, and polling place locations. Members of ...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Special weekend hours announced by Voter Registration office

The Hanover Voter Registration and Elections Office in the Wickham Building at Hanover Courthouse will have special weekend hours on Sunday, Oct, 17, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; on Saturday, October 23, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; and on Saturday, October 30, from 9 a.m...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

What you can do to help protect local waterways

Hanover County is pro-active in protecting local waterways and the Chesapeake Bay from pollution.  Citizens can help as well, and here are some simple things you can do in everyday life:

 By picking up your pet waste and litter, you preve...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Public Utilities facilities receive numerous awards

Two wastewater treatment plants operated by the Hanover County Department of Public Utilities have been recognized as being among the top performers in the nation or state.

The Ashland and Totopotomoy Wastewater Treatment Plants were recognized by the Nati...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Hanover Wins Award for Financial Reporting

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Hanover County with its Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Annual Comprehensive Financial Report for the fiscal year that ...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Mandatory 10-Digit Dialing Required Beginning Oct. 24

Mandatory 10-Digit dialing is coming to the 804 area code. Now is the time to clean out and edit the contacts on your mobile device! Starting on October 24, all calls within the 804 area code must use 10-digit dialing (area code plus the number)....

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Preston, Buchanan join leadership team

Hanover County has announced two department heads to replace retired directors.

Debbie Preston is the new Director of Community Resources. She comes to Hanover from Chesterfield County, where she served as the Manager of Aging and Disability Services as pa...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Information on proposed Chickahominy gas pipeline

Hanover County officials are aware that some property owners in the County have received inquiries from Chickahominy Pipeline, LLC about the potential development of a gas pipeline that would serve the proposed Chickahominy Power Plant in Charles City Cou...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Funds are still available to help Public Utilities customers impacted by COVID to pay bills

Customers of Hanover County Public Utilities can still receive assistance paying their water and sewer bill through the department’s Water and Sewer Utility Relief Program.

 After the initial two rounds, grant funds are still available through the...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Board approves filing of grant application for universal broadband coverage

On September 8, the Hanover Board of Supervisors approved a resolution enabling the County Administrator to finalize a grant application for universal broadband coverage. This application will be filed by September 14.

Under the “Connect Hanover” program a...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Hanover begins redistricting process for elections

With the 2020 Census having been completed, Hanover County’s Board of Supervisors now must adjust its seven voting districts to ensure a roughly equal population in all.

Hanover’s 2020 population of 109,979 must be equally divided seven ways, meaning that ...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2021

New State Laws that became effective this month

R.E. “Trip” Chalkley III, Commonwealth’s Attorney for Hanover County, reports on the new state laws that took effect on July 1, 2021.

I write to inform my fellow citizens of the new laws enacted by the latest special session o...

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Hanover County Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2021

County preparing to embark on Comp Plan review

The every-five-years process of updating Hanover County’s Comprehensive Plan has begun.

The Comprehensive Plan is a long-term guide for growth and development within the county. The plan outlines goals, objectives, and projections of the...

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Hanover County Press Releases

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News Flash

Posted on: October 4, 2021

Hanover Museum of History & Culture and Welcome Center Hours

Museum and Welcome Center hours

Beginning Monday, October 4, the Hanover Museum of History and Culture will be transitioning the Smithsonian traveling exhibit, Crossroads: Change in Rural America to its next location in Danville, VA. The Hanover Museum of History & Culture wishes to...

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