Board and Commission Vacancies

Board of Zoning Appeals:
Board of Zoning Appeals is seeking a member to fill an expired term. The board meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Town municipal building, 133 West Main Street. Interested persons are subject to completion of a statement of Disclosure of Real Estate Holdings 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 by 5:00 pm on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. Council will consider the applications at their regular December 2021 Council meeting.

Tree Commission:
Tree Commission is seeking a member to fill an open position. The committee meets the third Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Arthur Campbell room on the first floor of the Town Hall. Interested persons should complete the Board and Commission application found here, and return applications to Kim Kingsley, Clerk, kkingsley@abingdon-va.gov by 5:00 pm on Monday, November 29, 2021. Council will consider the applications at the December 2021 Council meeting.

Sinking Spring Cemetery Committee:
Sinking Spring Cemetery Committee is seeking members to fill two positions. The committee meets twice a year or on an as needed basis. Interested persons should complete the Board and Commission application found here, and return applications to Kim Kingsley, Clerk, kkingsley@abingdon-va.gov by 5:00 pm on Monday, November 29, 2021. Council will consider the applications at the December 2021 Council meeting.

Infrastructure Advisory Committee:
The Infrastructure Advisory Committee is seeking a member to fill a vacancy. The Infrastructure Advisory Committee shall consider matters regarding the Town’s infrastructure, including but not limited to streets, sidewalks, storm sewer system, etc. The committee meets the second Thursday monthly in the Arthur Campbell Room, Town Municipal Building, 133 West Main Street. Interested persons should complete the Board and Commission application found here, and return the application to Kim Kingsley, kkingsley@abingdon-va.gov by 5:00 pm on Monday, October 25, 2021. Council will consider the applications at the November 1, 2021 Council meeting.

Planning Commission:
Planning Commission is seeking a member to fill a vacancy. The committee meets the 4th Monday of each month at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers at the Town municipal building, 133 West Main Street. 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 by 5:00 pm on Monday, October 25, 2021. Council will consider the applications at the November 2021 Council meeting.

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.