About Greene County

Greene County

Greene County, Virginia is a fast growing gateway between dynamic Northern Virginia and Charlottesville, a Money Magazine "100 best places to live." Centered at the crossroads between two major highways, U.S. 29 and U.S. 33, Greene County is only 100 miles southwest of Washington, DC, 20 miles north of downtown Charlottesville and 78 miles northwest of Virginia's capital city, Richmond. Greene is also close to interstates 64 and 81, and is only four miles from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport. Learn more about Greene County.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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Latest News & Announcements

10
Jun2024

Citizen Academy scheduled for June 13

News

GREENE COUNTY HOSTS CITIZEN ACADEMY PROGRAM (Ruckersville, VA – June 10, 2024)  With assistance from the...

03
Jun2024

Coffee Conversations with County Administrator

News

Due to scheduling conflicts the usual First Friday with the County Administrator had to be...

30
May2024

June 2024 Greene County Newsletter

News

The June 2024 Greene County Newsletter (https://myemail-api.constantcontact.com/Check-out-the-June-Newsletter.html?soid=1140446893460 aid=Ko8vVddv6Go) is now live. Subscribe here: https://app.constantcontact.com/pages/contacts/signup-forms/ (https://app.constantcontact.com/pages/contacts/signup-forms/). 

23
May2024

Do not fall victim to scam phone calls

News

From Greene County Sheriff's Office at 4:30 p.m. on May 23, 2024:   *****UPDATE***** 4:30pm 5/23 We are...

23
May2024

Move Safely Greene County

News

If you live, work, study, or play in Greene County, join us at the Greene...

17
May2024

Stanardsville Precinct Board of Supervisors Special Election Candidate Filing Deadline is June 18, 2024

News

Candidates must submit all required documents by 7 pm on June 18, 2024. Provided all...

11
Apr2024

Interim Director of Water Sewer Announced

News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Greene County welcomes Dave Hundelt as the Interim Director of Water and Sewer...

24
Mar2024

FY25 Budget Citizen Guide

News

Check out the Citizen Guide (doclink/greene-county-fy2025-citizens-guide/eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJzdWIiOiJncmVlbmUtY291bnR5LWZ5MjAyNS1jaXRpemVucy1ndWlkZSIsImlhdCI6MTcxMTI5NjAzNCwiZXhwIjoxNzExMzgyNDM0fQ.H0afDJ2u0ky9tm9dWmGLx2jA8BOHCHGJO9CjdqGsde4) for the FY 25 Budget

07
Mar2024

U.S. House Passes Spanberger’s Legislation to Provide $820,000 for Greene County Recreation, Public Safety Improvements

News

U.S. House Passes Spanberger's Legislation to Provide $820,000 for Greene County Recreation, Public Safety Improvements ...

12
Feb2024

VDOT Route 609 (Fredericksburg Road) and Route 29 (Seminole Trail) Safety Proposal

News

These safety improvements will begin for this project in the Spring of 2024. To view the...

25
Jan2024

New Mass Communications System coming online in Greene

News

Be prepared by signing up for CivicReady with Greene County (Stanardsville, Virginia) — Greene County is...

16
Jan2024

Greene County hosts Citizen Academy Program

News

(Ruckersville, VA – January 16, 2024)  With assistance from the Ruckersville Advisory Committee (https://www.greenecountyva.gov/government/depts/planning-zoning/ruckersville-area-plan (https://www.greenecountyva.gov/government/depts/planning-zoning/ruckersville-area-plan),...

11
Jan2024

Greene County Parks Recreation receives $7,500 from Sentara Health to support the building of a fitness trail at the county park

News

Funding supports collaborative partnership with Sentara Health                       (Stanardsville, Virginia) —...

07
Aug2023

Greene County Emergency Medical Services receives VACo 2023 Achievement Award

News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Greene County EMS Chief Melissa Meador, at 434-985-5232, or This email...

07
Aug2023

Parks Recreation Director, Justin Bullock, named as VRPS President

News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Bullock, Greene County Director of Parks and Recreation, at 434-422-6059,...

26
May2020

Greene County Visitor Center

Administration

Check out this virtual peek inside the new Greene County Visitor Center on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOwtvjtsKjg (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOwtvjtsKjg)

13
Jan2020

White Run Reservoir Impoundment Project

Administration

White Run Reservoir Impoundment Project (government/depts/administration/white-run-reservoir-water-impoundment-project)  

10
Jan2020

Stanardsville Historical Walking Tour

Administration

Information on the Stanardsville Historical Walking Tour is now available here. (https://sites.google.com/view/stanardsvillewalkingtour/home)

06
Dec2019

Greene County Office of Children's Services - Volunteers Needed

Administration

    pdf Follow this link for information (39 KB)

13
Jun2017

Strategic Plan

Board of Supervisors

Greene County Vision Statement Greene County is an inclusive community where citizens and businesses benefit from...

24
Jan2017

Greene County Water Supply and Treatment Project

News

Click here to see documents:    Greene County Water Supply and Treatment Project (government/depts/administration/white-run-reservoir-water-impoundment-project)

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May2016

White Run Reservoir Water Impoundment Project

Administration

White Run Water Supply Project: This project has been in various stages of planning and development...

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A County Full of Opportunity

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Why Choose Greene County?

Greene County, Virginia is a rising center for service industries, including defense and security services, as well as a prime location for retail and light industrial development. There is a tremendous spirit of entrepreneurship in Greene County with a wide variety of locally owned and operated businesses.

Contact the Economic Development Department

Greene County Statistics

 

157 sq. mi.

Land Area

 

20,522

Inhabitants

 

1838

Date Founded

 

3.4%

Growth Rate

Meet Your Government

Board of Supervisors

Chair of the Board of Supervisors

Marie C. Durrer Chair

Board of Supervisors

Vice Chair Board of Supervisors

Davis Lamb Vice Chair

County Administrator

County Administrator

Cathy Schafrik County Administrator

Sheriff

Sheriff

Steven Smith Sheriff

County of Greene

Greene County VirginiaGreene County is a county in central Virginia in the eastern United States. Greene County was established in 1838. Its county seat is Stanardsville.

Learn more about Greene County.

Contact

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  434-985-5201

  Fax: 434-985-3705

  40 Celt Road, Stanardsville, VA 22973


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