In compliance with Section 58.1-3378 of the Code of Virginia and Amendments thereto, the Board of Equalization for Wythe County, Virginia, will sit to hear complaints beginning Monday, April 17, 2017 and ending on Friday, May 19, 2017. The Board of Equalization's Office is located at the Wythe County Courthouse, 225 South Fourth Street, Room 102, First Floor, Wytheville, Virginia 24382.
The Board of Equalization will hear complaints, concerning the 2017 Reassessment, by appointment only. Any person owning land in Wythe County, Virginia, may make an appointment to have their reassessment complaint heard by the Board of Equalization. Appointments can be made by writing the Board of Equalization or in person at the above address, or by calling (276) 223-4142. The deadline to schedule a hearing appointment with the Board of Equalization is Thursday, March 30, 2017.
If the Board of Equalization does not complete its business during the time allotted, additional dates for the Board to sit will be established and public notice will be given as prescribed by law.
The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is seeking proposals for an Architectural and Professional Engineering Services term contract. Awards may be made to more than one Offeror. Contract term will be for one year and may be renewable for two additional one-year terms. Project types under the contract include: preliminary engineering design and estimates (water, wastewater, maintenance and repair, minor construction), environmental assessments, studies, and other engineering-architectural type requirements which may arise from time-to-time. Fair and reasonable prices as negotiated shall be used in determining the cost of each project performed.
Interested firms or individuals are requested to submit five copies of qualifications and references on Standard Form (SF) 330. Proposals will be received at the office of Stephen D. Bear, Wythe County Administrator, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382 until 2:00 p.m. local prevailing time Friday, March 24, 2017.
Wythe County encourages MBE/WBE type firms to submit proposals.
The County of Wythe reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.
By the order of the Wythe County Board of Supervisors
Stephen D. Bear, County Administrator
The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is seeking proposals for engineering services related to the construction of a 1.5 million gallon water storage tank in Wythe County, Virginia. The project will be sited at the existing Raper Ridge tank site and consists of the construction of a new 1.5 million gallon concrete storage tank (80-ft diameter with 40-ft side water depth), additional piping connections to an existing 20-in water main, tank overflow and drain lines (discharge to an on-site rip rap splash basin), associated control valves and telemetry, the extension of an existing gravel access road, grading and seeding, and erosion and sediment control measures. The engineering services required include: basic services, to include preliminary and final design documents, contract award documents, construction engineering oversight and coordination; and additional services such as easement assistance and permitting (state, federal, and other regulatory agencies). The successful offeror will work closely with the Wythe County Engineer and will be the Engineer-of-Record for the project. A preliminary engineering report has been developed and is available for review. Preliminary construction estimates are in the $1 million to $5 million range.
Interested offerors are requested to provide five copies of qualifications and references on Standard Form (SF) 330.
Proposals will be received at the office of Stephen D. Bear, Wythe County Administrator, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382 until 2:00 p.m. local prevailing time Friday, March 17th, 2017.
All elements of this project will comply with US Department of Agriculture Rural Development guidelines.
Wythe County encourages the participation of MBE/WBE type firms.
Please note that the County of Wythe reserves the right to award in part or in whole or to reject any or all proposals.
The Wythe County Board of Supervisors will meet for a budget work session on Monday, March 27, 2017, beginning at 8:15 a.m. in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia.
In compliance with Section 15.2-4311 of the Code of Virginia, the Wythe County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing. The purpose of the public hearing is to consider adopting Amendment No. 2 to Ordinance No. 99-3 entitled, “Crockett’s Cove and East Crockett’s Cove Agricultural and Forestal District Ordinance of Wythe County, Virginia”. The proposed amendment will extend the districts for a period of ten years.
The public hearing will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at 7:05 p.m. in the Board Room of the Wythe County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia.
The Board of Supervisors will hear comments from citizens concerning the adoption of such amendment. A copy of the amendment, map and other related materials are available for review in the County Administrator’s Office.
BY ORDER OF THE
WYTHE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
STEPHEN D. BEAR