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

Notice of Public Hearing

The Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors will hold a Public Hearing at their regular meeting on Thursday, December 10, 2020 beginning at 6:00 PM or shortly thereafter in the 2nd Floor Courtroom, Lunenburg Courts Building, Lunenburg, VA  23952 for public input on the following:

To add an ordinance for the purpose of the Circuit Courts Clerk’s Office to record a fee schedule.

A copy of the full text of this ordinance will be posted on the bulletin board inside of the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office (11413 Courthouse Road, Lunenburg, VA  23952), and by clicking the following link Circuit Court Fee Schedule Ordinance pursuant to Virginia Code § 15.2-1427.

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 Administration office at 434-696-2142 prior to the meeting date.

Landfill Committee Meeting 12-3-2020

The Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors’ Landfill Committee will have a meeting on Thursday, December 3rd, at 3:30PM in the County Administrator’s Conference Room to discuss solid waste operations.

If you have any matters for discussion by the Landfill Committee, please call 434-696-2142 prior to the meeting.  Due to space limitations, attendance is limited.

Notice from Treasurer – Tax Due Date & Office Procedures

Code of Virginia Title 58.1 – Section 3911

Lunenburg County real estate and personal property taxes for the second half of 2020 are due on or before December 05, 2020.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic our office has had to make some adjustments in the way we are able to serve you. In order to maintain social distancing we can only allow two people in the office at a time which will mean a longer wait time outside. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you but we are doing everything we can to ensure the safety of our citizens and our staff.

You may make a payment either by telephone, mail, online or by leaving it in our outside drop box.
• To pay online: eservices.lunenburgva.org.
• To pay by telephone: (434) 696-3354
Monday thru Friday (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

You may experience a longer than usual wait time during this time. Please be patient and we will assist you as quickly as possible.
• To pay by mail: 11512 Courthouse Rd. Lunenburg, VA 23952
Postmarks dated December 05, 2020 will be considered as timely payments. Postmarks must be legible.
• To pay by drop box: leave a check or money order (please do not leave cash)

If you have not received your tax bills please contact our office as soon as possible.

The 2021 dog tags are now available and are due by January 31, 2021. They are $10.00 per dog or $50.00 for a kennel tag. A current rabies certificate is needed.

Amona W. Currin
Treasurer

Board of Supervisors Meeting 12-10-20

The Board of Supervisors of Lunenburg County will conduct a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the General District Courtroom, Lunenburg Courts Building, Lunenburg, VA 23952.

The agenda for the meeting is available soon here and through the K-V Dispatch and Southside Messenger newspapers.

GUIDANCE FOR 12-10-2020 MEETING:

-All Supervisors will adhere to social distancing.  All citizens/guests who attend the Board of Supervisors meeting must maintain a distance of at least six feet apart at all times and wear a mask as mandated by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 63.

-It is requested that advance inquiries about agenda items be directed to the County Administrator prior to the meeting at tgee@lunenburgva.net or by phone at 434-696-2142 to address your concerns prior to the Board meeting.

-This meeting plan is subject to change, based on further action by the Governor of Virginia and/or the Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors.

-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.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE – SOLID WASTE SITE CLOSURES AND NEW HOURS

CLOSURES:

Lunenburg Convenience Center Sites as of November 2020

Please be advised that the waste receptacles at the dumpsites located on Gigg Road and Potts Spring Road will be removed and these two sites will permanently close during the last week of October 2020 (10/26/2020-10/30/2020).  There will be signs at the sites to direct County residents to the nearest convenience centers.  Residents will be required to show proof of residence at the convenience centers (examples: vehicle registration, utility bill, driver’s license).

NEW HOURS:

Convenience Site Locations – Hours and Information

Effective Monday, November 2, 2020, the Solid Waste Convenience Centers located at 13498 Oral Oaks Road and 66 Switchback Road will no longer be open 24 hours per day, but have specified hours of operation.  The Oral Oaks and Switchback Convenience Sites will be open Monday through Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call the Lunenburg County Administrator’s Office at 434-696-2142.

 

COVID-19 in Lunenburg: Case Count, Operational Changes, and Other Info

UPDATE 11-12-2020: Lunenburg County has 159 confirmed total (cumulative) cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).  Lunenburg is listed as having a total of 9 hospitalizations and 5 deaths due to COVID-19.

UPDATE 10-20-2020: Lunenburg County has 142 confirmed total (cumulative) cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).  Lunenburg is listed as having a total of 7 hospitalizations and 3 deaths due to COVID-19.

UPDATE 9-14-2020: Lunenburg County has 107 confirmed total (cumulative) cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).  Lunenburg is listed as having a total of 6 hospitalizations and 2 deaths due to COVID-19.

UPDATE 8-13-2020: Lunenburg County has 66 confirmed total cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).  Lunenburg is listed as having a total of 6 hospitalizations and 1 death due to COVID-19.

UPDATE 7-30-2020:  Lunenburg County has 54 confirmed total cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).

UPDATE 6-26-2020:  Lunenburg County has 30 confirmed total cases of COVID-19.  (This number represents the total number of cases since the pandemic began, not the number of active cases).

UPDATE 5-29-2020:  Lunenburg County has 12 confirmed total cases of COVID-19, with four recoveries, meaning we have eight active cases.

UPDATE 4-27-2020:  Lunenburg County currently has 4 confirmed cases of COVID-19

April 6, 2020:

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Piedmont Health District conveyed to us this morning that LUNENBURG COUNTY has a confirmed COVID-19 case, a male in his 50’s. To protect patient confidentiality, no further information is provided about this case and VDH does not provide specific information on an investigation.

Please adhere to social distancing if you have to make essential trips. Respect essential workers and their safety by staying home unless you have necessary errands. Wash your hands, wear your face covering, and avoid touching your face. Please do your part to protect yourself and others. Do not panic, we will get through this, we are #Lunenburgstrong!

OPERATIONS FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICES:

All visitors to Lunenburg County governmental offices are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing.

Some offices at the Lunenburg County Courthouse Complex have modified public access.  Please call before making a trip.

Lunenburg County Administration (434-696-2142) is open to the public during regular hours.

The Building Official’s office is open to the public during regular hours; however, please call for an appointment for permits (434-696-2143).

Lunenburg County Registrar’s Office is open to the public (434-696-3071)

Lunenburg Courts:  If you have questions about court proceedings, you can reach the General District Court at 434-696-5508, Circuit Court at 434-696-2132, or Juvenile Domestic Relations Court at 434-696-3539.

The Lunenburg County Treasurer’s Office (434-696-3354) and Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office (434-696-2516) is open to the public. Tax payments may be deposited into the drop box located outside of the Treasurer’s Office. Tax payments may also be made via telephone or online at http://www.lunenburgva.org/dservices/

Lunenburg County Social Services is staffed, but closed to the public.  Please call their office at 434-696-2134 for assistance.

Lunenburg County Sheriff’s Office is available 24 hours a day at 434696-4452.  If you have an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

Lunenburg Health Department is open to the public by appointment at 434-696-2346.

Crossroads Community Services Lunenburg location is closed.

Please visit the Governor’s coronavirus web page https://www.virginia.gov/coronavirus/ for links to more information. You can also visit http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/ for more information about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Effective March 12, 2020, Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency in the Commonwealth of Virginia in response to the continued spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. COVID-19 is highly contagious. The Governor encourages “social distancing” – keeping at least 6 feet between individuals.

There is a great deal of information (and some misinformation) on social media and “click bait” websites. Please rely on our government health agencies for up-to-date and accurate information regarding COVID-19 and by visiting the link below to the Virginia Department of Health page dedicated to the novel coronavirus.

As always, your local government will continue to provide services as uninterrupted as possible and distribute information as we have it available. We will keep you informed of any changes. We will remain in close contact with the Piedmont District Health Office and VA Department of Emergency Management. If you have any other questions or concerns, call the Lunenburg County Administration Office at 434-696-2142. For emergencies, please dial 9-1-1.

NOTE: If you think you may have symptoms related to COVID-19, please call ahead to your medical provider’s office. They will determine the next steps and whether they need to refer you to the VA Department of Health for testing. Avoid going to the emergency room unless you are experiencing life-threatening symptoms.

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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