Posted on: November 16, 2017

Goochland County to Celebrate America Recycles Day on November 18th

Goochland Celebrates America Recycles Day - 11-18-17 Tire Amnesty

Goochland County and the Goochland Anti-Litter and Recycling Council (GARC) will celebrate America Recycles Day on Saturday, November 18, 2017 with tire amnesty, document shredding, and paint recycling from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The event will be held on the Fairground Property at the intersection of Sandy Hook Road (Rt. 522) and Fairground Rd. (Rt. 632).

Tire Amnesty

There will be a 10-tire limit per person and participants must show proof of Goochland County residency.  ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Local Governments Lift Voluntary Water Conservation Measures

Goochland County - Voluntary Water Conservation Measures - Lifted

Goochland County along with the city of Richmond and Henrico, Hanover, Chesterfield, and Powhatan counties are lifting voluntary conservation measures within their respective areas, effective immediately.

Recent rainfall has increased water flow levels in the James River to exceed the trigger point for voluntary conservation measures.


The city of Richmond measures river flow levels on a 14 day rolling average. In accordance with Richmond&rsquo...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Goochland County Parks and Recreation Receives Virginia Recreation and Park Society Award

Goochland County Parks and Recreation was recently recognized with the Best New Facility Award (Parks, Playgrounds, Greenways and Trails) at the 63rd Annual Conference of the Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS).

Highlighting each year’s conference is a formal presentation of awards. This state-wide program honors individuals, departments and organizations throughout Virginia who have demonstrated excellence in several areas during the previous year. VRP...

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Posted on: April 22, 2017

VDOT 2017 Richmond District Pavement Resurfacing

VDOT Richmond District 2017 Paving Map

Beginning this year, residents and drivers can get specific information about the status of Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) paving projects in the Richmond District, which includes Goochland County.

The new online map shows the current progress of the VDOT paving program, including:

  • Richmond District road segments scheduled to be paved this year
  • Whether roads scheduled for paving (red) are in progress (green), completed (blue), or rescheduled (black)
  • De...
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VDOT Status of Paving Projects... Administration