Buena Vista, Virginia
Public Works will close at 1 pm March 2nd
The Public Works Department for the City of Buena Vista will close at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 2nd. If you need immediate assistance after 1 pm on Thursday, please call the City Manger’s Office at 540 261-8601.
City Council Agenda for March 2nd Meeting
The City Council for the City of Buena Vista will meet on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers. The agenda is as follows:
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND PRAYER
APPROVAL OF MINUTES FROM THE REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON FEBRUARY 2, 2017
RECOGNITION/COMMUNICATION FROM VISITORS: Citizens who desire to speak on matters not listed on the agenda below will be heard at this time. Citizens who desire to speak on a specific item listed on the agenda, open for public comment, will be heard when that item is considered.
REPORTS: Mayor, City Manager, City Attorney, Council Member/Committee
CONSIDER APPOINTMENTS TO VARIOUS BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, AND COMMITTEES: Buena Vista Economic Development Authority, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College Board
OLD BUSINESS: None
Presentation of a Proclamation to Sadie Dryden for winning first place in Region 3 for her essay On “If I Were Mayor”.
Discuss health insurance for elected officials
Mayor Delivers State of the City Address
Mayor Larry Tolley presented the State of the City address as Buena Vista’s Mayor at the annual Chamber of Commerce Breakfast on Wednesday, January 4th in Lexington. The event gives the business community an opportunity to hear the activities within Rockbridge County and the cities of Buena Vista and Lexington. Mayor Tolley focused on infrastructure development, economic growth, regional cooperation and future plans in his address. You can read Mayor Tolley’s full remarks by clicking here.
City seeks volunteers to serve on Labor Day Committee
The City of Buena Vista is looking for volunteers to serve on the 2017 Labor Day Committee. 2017 is the City of Buena Vista’s 125 anniversary and the committee will work to develop programming for the event. If you are interested in serving on the committee, contact Dawn Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adopted Budget Document Available to Citizens
The City of Buena Vista’s Adopted Budget for FY 2016-17 is available to the public electronicly on the City of Buena Vista website. A hard copy of the document will be available for public viewing at the Finance Director’s Office for the City of Buena Vista. You can access the document by visiting the Finance Committee page of the website or by clicking here.