2016 real estate and personal property tax bills have been mailed to the best address available. Taxes are due and payable on 12/5/2016 to AVOID penalty and interest. If full payment cannot be made by the deadline, partial payments will be accepted. Only balances due will accrue penalty and interest after the deadline. If you have not received your bill, contact: Westmoreland County Treasurer’s Office at (804) 493-0124. Office hours are Mon-Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM.
If you have a question about the property listed on your bill, please contact the Commissioner of the Revenue at (804) 493-0113 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The assessments are charged and corrected by the Commissioner of the Revenue. The Treasurer’s Office CANNOT MAKE CORRECTIONS and only collect the taxes as assessed.
PAY TAXES BY CREDIT CARD
To charge your taxes to any major credit card: Call Official Payments at 1-888-272-9829 or visit the Official Payments website: www.officialpayments.com – Jurisdiction Code is 1053 – (a convenience fee is charged by Official Payments Corp. for this service).
SUE NASH JONES- TREASURER
Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Set for October 15 in Westmoreland County
On Saturday, October 15, 2016, homeowners in Westmoreland County will have the opportunity to dispose of any unwanted hazardous chemicals or products being stored on the home grounds. A no charge poundage limit will be in effect again this year. No fee will be assessed for the first 100 pounds of material – beyond 100 pounds, each homeowner will be charged $1.05 per pound.
Collection for Westmoreland will occur from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the A. T. Johnson Human Services Building parking lot, 18849 Kings Highway, on Route 3 just east of Montross.
Items that will be accepted are home pesticides, paint (particularly oil based), paint thinners and related products, antifreeze, contaminated fuels, household cleaners, old florescent bulbs, rechargeable batteries and any other toxic materials. Latex paints are not hazardous. To reduce weight and fees, let latex paints harden and take to convenience centers with other trash. Participants must be residents of the county.
Those items that cannot be accepted for disposal include tires, car batteries, radioactive materials (including smoke alarms), medical waste, ammunition and explosives.
The program is being sponsored by Westmoreland County in cooperation with the Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District, Virginia Cooperative Extension and MXI Environmental Services, LLC. Questions may be directed to the Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District at 804-313-9102, X 104, or by email to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks go to residents for participating in this collection. It helps protect families, land and water resources from contamination by leftover hazardous materials. In 7 years, Westmoreland County collections have totaled 49,796 pounds of material from 319 households.
BY ORDER OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
NORM RISAVI, COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR
Notice is hereby given that the Town of Colonial Beach is requesting authorization from the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to install a zinc coated Ductile Iron Pipe water replacement outfall with scour protection, which will encroach channelward of mean low water, as part of the Town’s Colonial Beach Plaza project, in the vicinity of Colonial Avenue, along the Potomac River in Westmoreland County.
Send comments/inquiries within 15 days to: Marine Resources Commission, Habitat Management Division, 2600 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor, Newport News, Virginia 23607.