LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW COUNTY GOVERNMENT WORKS FOR YOU –
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, PLANNING AND ZONING, AND PUBLIC SCHOOLS: HOW THEY AFFECT YOUR LIFE AND THE LIVES OF COMING GENERATIONS
THIRD IN THE SERIES: Wednesday, September 18, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Dr. Andrea Whitmarsh, Superintendent of Schools, will address the challenges of serving a growing student population while operating within budget constraints imposed at the state level. Named 2018-2019 Regional Superintendent of the Year for Region 5, which consists of 20 Virginia school divisions, Dr. Whitmarsh has a wealth of experience in several roles across 16 years within the Greene County Public Schools. She stands ready to answer your questions about the school system and its many recent successes.
All members of the public are invited at no charge. Please plan to attend.
Contact Mark Heinicke:
IN THE SECOND OF THE SERIES on September 4th, Jim Frydl, Planning Director and Zoning Administrator, spoke on adapting new growth to the overall comprehensive plan. Topics included how zoning works, the meaning of designated zones, special use permits, and answers to questions about the impacts of planning on you and your neighbor.
IN THE FIRST OF THE SERIES on August 7th, Alan Yost, Director of Economic Development and Tourism, spoke on opportunities for tourism in Greene County. Mr. Yost addressed tourism's impact on economic development and residents' quality of life in Greene. Alan invited audience input on how best to use the Visitor's Center to be created at the Taylor House on Route 29. The talk was a great success with a very enthusiastic audience. Alan’s presentation was fascinating – so much happening on the tourist front!
SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 (5 - 7:00 pm)
Greene County Democrats invite you to join us for a Potluck Dinner on the Third Sunday of Every Month at Grace Episcopal Church Hall in Stanardsville.
The Grace Episcopal Church is located at 97 Main Street and the Parish Hall is on Ford Avenue behind the church.
Parking is available by the Parish Hall and in the Hardware Store parking lot across the street. Please bring a dish for this event. Beverages will be provided and you are welcome to bring your favorite wine to share. There will be great fun, fellowship, updates, and wonderful food.
Guest Speakers on Sept. 15th
Steve Keene (running for Clerk of Court)
Win Consolvo (running for Greene County Commonwealth's Attorney)
Oct. 1, 2019 (10 - 11:30 am)
Greene County Democrats cordially invite you to join us for coffee and pastries on the First Tuesday of Every Month, at the Town Hall Building in Stanardsville (19 Celt Road across from the County Administration Building). Parking is available behind the Town Hall or across the street.
We have lively discussions concerning pertinent national, state, and local issues, guest speakers, candidates, and great fun and fellowship!
Please join us!
Stop by our table at the Greene Commons Farmers Market. We will be there most Saturdays! If you'd like to volunteer to sit at the table please contact:
Mark Heinicke, Chair
(434) 531 6824
The Farmers Market is now at it's new location on Greene Commons at the new Pavillion....check it out!
8am -12 Noon