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  • Season Opening of the Marsh Steet Pool

    Posted on 05/26/2017

    The Marsh Street Pool will open for the season on Saturday, May 27th at 11:00 AM. The pool will be open on weekends until June 20th when normal summer hours will begin. 

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  • Essex County Board of Supervisors and Essex County School Board Joint Meeting

    Posted on 05/24/2017

    The Essex County Board of Supervisors and the Essex County School Board will be holding a joint meeting at 7:00 P.M. at the Beale Building located at 202 South Church Lane on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. The agenda is available on, which is accessible by visiting, clicking on School Board, BoardDocs, and public site. Paper copies may be picked up at 109 N. Cross Street in Tappahannock or requested by calling 804-443-4366. 

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  • June 10: Triad Salutes Seniors on its Birthday

    Posted on 05/18/2017

    It’s a PARTY! To celebrate a year since its official “signing,” the Essex Co.-Tappahannock Triad invites all seniors and friends to a Triad Birthday Salute. It runs from 10 am – 1 pm on Saturday, June 10, at the Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Dept. on Airport Road. NOTE: There will NOT be a regular meeting on the second Tuesday (June 6) because of the special event. 

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  • 2017 1st Half Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes

    Posted on 05/12/2017

    2017 1st Half Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes are due by June 5, 2017 to avoid penalty and interest charges. 

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  • Appeal for Applications to Serve on a Board, Commission, or Authority

    Posted on 05/04/2017

    The Board of Supervisors is requesting interested residents apply to serve on local and regional Boards, Commissions, and Authorities which have terms expiring on June 30, 2017. Deadline to apply is May 31, 2017. 

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  • New Board Established - Request for Applications to Serve

    Posted on 12/19/2016

    The Essex County Board of Supervisors has re-established the Local Board of Building Code Appeals (LBBCA), and is requesting applications from county residents to apply to be appointed to serve on this local board. 

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  • Trap-Neuter-Return Program

    Posted on 08/25/2016

    The Tappahannock Essex County Regional Animal Shelter has partnered with the Indian Rivers Humane Society to provide a Trap-Neuter-Release program for feral cats in Essex County. Click on the title above for more information. 

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  • Waterfront Property Acquisition – Request for Citizen Input

    Posted on 07/22/2016

    Essex County Citizens – The Essex County Board of Supervisors is considering acquiring waterfront property within the Town of Tappahannock (June Parker Marina) to provide a variety of recreational activities including swimming, fishing, and boating to our citizens. We invite you to contact your Board member to let them know how you feel about this purchase. 

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  • Board of Supervisors Meeting Audio Available Online

    Posted on 04/29/2016

    Audio recorded during the Board of Supervisor's Meetings is now available to listen to online! 

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  • Pothole Reporting Tool

    Posted on 06/06/2014

    VDOT Pothole reporting tool 

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