Notice – Special Called HPRB Meeting – May 12, 2021

Members of the Historic Preservation Review Board will meet on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, for a special called meeting at 5:15 pm, in Council Chambers, Town Municipal Building, 133 West Main Street, Abingdon, Virginia.

To view the Packet, click here.

To view a live stream of the meeting, click here.

With questions regarding the meeting, please contact:
Janice Dornon
jdornon@abingdon-va.gov
276-628-3167

Notice – Real Estate Taxes DUE – May 20, 2021

Notice is herby given that Real Estate Taxes for the first-half of 2021 are due and payable on or before Thursday, May 20, 2021 pursuant to Abingdon, Virginia Code of Ordinances, §66-1(2). Payments that are mailed must be postmarked by midnight of Thursday, May 20, 2021 by the United States Postal Service only. Postmarks from private mailing machines are no longer acceptable. After May 20, 2021, a penalty and interest must be charged in accordance with the Code of Virginia, §§28.1-3915, 58.1-3916, 58.1-3918 and Abingdon, Virginia Code of Ordinances, §66-2.

The town makes every effort to see that you receive your real estate tax bill(s); however, Code of Virginia §58.1-3911 provides that the property owner is responsible for payments (plus any penalties and interest) even if you did not receive your bill. Please contact the Town Treasurer immediately at 276-525-1464, if you did not receive your bill or if you have any indication that your tax bill may have been misdirected.

Click here to view the PDF notice.

Notice of Vacancy – Redevelopment and Housing Authority

Abingdon Redevelopment and Housing Authority is seeking a member to fill a vacancy. Interested persons will be subject to completion of a statement of economic interest form and may not miss more than three (3) meetings during a 12-month period of service.

Interested persons should complete the Board and Commission Application, found here, and return the application to Kim Kingsley, kkingsley@abingdon-va.gov. Applications will be accepted until vacancy is filled.

Zoning & Subdivision Ordinance Update

Please click here to view all current information about the Zoning & Subdivision Ordinance Update.

For more information as this process progresses, please visit the above website often for updates and information. You can also contact Jason Boswell in the Abingdon Community Development Department for more information: (276) 492-2137; e-mail: jboswell@abingdon-va.gov.

Comments will be accepted throughout the process utilizing the following link, click here.