Board of Supervisors
Amelia County Board of Supervisors
The Amelia County Board of Supervisor's is the governing body for Amelia County, Virginia. Each of Amelia's five electoral districts has one Supervisor to represent District residents. The Supervisor is elected to a four-year staggered term (three supervisors elected at one election and two the following election). The Board of Supervisors is responsible for all County Policies and makes decisions on rezoning and other land-use matters, passes ordinances, sets the annual County Budget and tax rates, and, in general, directs the County Government. The Board hires a County Administrator to direct the day to day activities and functions of the County and also appoints citizens to various commissions and agencies to implement specific policies or to provide a wide array of necessay programs and services.
On Wednesday, January 18, 2012, at its 2012 Organizationl Meeting, the Amelia County Board of Supervisors unanimously re-elected The Honorable Franklin D. Harris (District 5) as Chairman of the Board and , the Honorable Ellsworth J. Bennett, as Vice-Chairman (District 1). Following his election, Chairman Harris expressed his deep appreciation and gratitude to the Board for their continued support, faith and respect in him. Vice-Chairman Bennett then thanked each member of the Governing Body for their belief in him and promised to continue to address, with the help and cooperation of the Chairman, Board and County Staff the needs of Amelia County to the best of her abilities.
Chairman Harris then publicly acknowledged and thanked outgoing Vice-Chairman Kay Fletcher for her years of dedication and servie to the citizens of Amelia County as Supervisor and Vice-Chairman.
Mission of the Board of Supervisors
"To provide open responsive leadership for the County of Amelia
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Amelia County Courthouse
16441 Court Street
Amelia, VA 23002
Phone: (804) 561-3039
Fax: (804) 561-6039