Local Government Officials’ Guide
to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act,
The Local Government Officials’ Guide to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act was first issued in 1996. This 5th edition of the guide, published in 2012, was rewritten and expanded to include all changes to the act effective July 1, 2012. $5 each, $4 each- 25 or more; both prices include shipping. You can order on-line, call 434-982-5704 or click here for the order form.
The Virginia Local Tax Rates 2015
The only comprehensive view of local taxation in
Virginia is prepared annually by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia. It is an indispensable resource for anyone involved with local governments in Virginia, either as a taxpayer, elected official, administrator, business leader, or researcher. Pre-order on-line at LexisNexis Store.
CD of Handbook for Mayors and Council Members
The 2004 edition of the Handbook for Mayors and Council Members is sold out BUT we have a CD available with all of the great information in this book.
Written by experts and practitioners in the field, this indispensable
handbook covers general powers and responsibilities, relations with the
larger community, municipal finances and personnel and municipal
services and operations. Chapters have been included to cover emerging
areas of activity in city government.
For The Record, A Handbook for Clerks
Zoning & Subdivision Law in Virginia: a Handbook
This popular handbook presents a concise overview of the
legal framework for land use regulation in Virginia, including specific coverage of 23 topics. It is useful to local government officials and all citizens concerned with land use and development in Virginia and includes an appendix on the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act. $9 plus $6.00 shipping. You can order on-line or call 434-982-5704.