Goochland County, VA


Republican Owen announces candidacy for new 57th House of Delegates district

Republican David Owen has announced that he will seek his party’s nomination for the House of Delegates seat in the newly shaped 57th District, which generally includes the Three Chopt District in western Henrico and part of Goochland County. The district is one of five newly redrawn districts involving Henrico – and one of three in which no current delegate resides. The next scheduled general election for the House of Delegates is Nov. 7, 2023.

Board of Supervisors Special Meeting Notice, May 19, 2022, 1:00 PM - Public Notice

Goochland County Board of Supervisors Public Notice of Special Meeting PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2022, the Goochland County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting to consider relief options for local taxes. The meeting is being held in Board Meeting Room 250 at the Goochland County Administration Building, 1800 Sandy Hook Rd., Goochland, VA. Meeting is open to the public.

Byron Morgan on Early Childhood Education in Goochland County

Listen in as DeAndra Lee interviews Byron Morgan, a black male early childhood educator in Goochland County, Va. His passion for what he does speaks for itself and shows up through this inspiring and fun interview. Byron is a trailblazer In his own lane and impacting, in his own way, the young minds and hearts of his students or as he calls them his “babies.” We need more like him. Kudos to you Mr. Morgan.

Multimodal Planning: Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan & Transit Demand Analysis Final Community Meeting

Join Goochland’s Community Development staff for the second and final Multimodal Planning meeting on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Goochland County Administration Building. In-person and Virtual Attendance Options are available. Community Development staff is requesting public input on the recommended location and design...

Recognition of the Greater Richmond Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) - 2022 MRC Program Recognition

At the Goochland County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022, Interim County Administrator Manuel Alvarez recognized Alyssa Lewis, Greater Richmond Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Unit Coordinator and the Greater Richmond MRC (serving the City of Richmond and Counties of Charles City, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, and New Kent) on being selected as a 2022 Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Program Recognition Awardee.

Victor J. “Vic” Carpenter Selected as Goochland County Administrator

The Goochland County Board of Supervisors announced at its May 3rd meeting that Victor J. “Vic” Carpenter will be the county’s next County Administrator. Carpenter will begin his duties as County Administrator effective June 20, 2022, succeeding Manuel “Manny” Alvarez, Jr. who has served as Interim County Administrator since August 2021.

Goochland County Board of Supervisors Approves Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

On Tuesday, April 19, 2022, the Goochland County Board of Supervisors adopted the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Budget, which begins on July 1, 2022. The adopted FY 2023 total County Budget of $124.4 million advances county priorities, maintains the real estate tax rate at $0.53 per $100 assessed value for Calendar Year 2022, decreases the Personal Property Tax Rate by $0.20 to $3.75 per $100 assessed value, and includes tax relief and tax reduction initiatives.