News & Public Notices

Santa Paws

Bring your pets and children to Westmoreland County Animal Shelter to have a photo taken with Santa on Saturday, December 21 from 12-3 p.m. For a donation, there will be a bake sale to benefit the shelter fur babies and our Memorial Garden. Your photo will be emailed to you.

Drought Status

In response to existing conditions and to increase public awareness of the potential for a significant drought event, the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has issued a statewide drought watch advisory. 

Notice Public Hearing

Westmoreland County, Virginia
Notice of Public Hearing
Budget Amendment for Fiscal Year 2019-2020
Bond Proceeds for New High School Project

A public hearing will be held by the Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors regarding a proposed amendment to the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 budget to add the following to the Capital Projects Fund:


  • Bond Proceeds $45,050,000
  • Bond Premium $ 3,540,930
  • Total Revenue $48,590,930


Public Notice: Intent to Request Funds From the Virginia Telecommunications Initiative

The Northern Neck Planning District Commission will submit a grant application to the Virginia Telecommunications Initiative (VATI) which seeks financial assistance to supplement construction costs of a regional public/private effort to extend broadband services to unserved areas within eight Virginia counties.