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Altavista Updates

  • Recreational Facilities Reopening Plan

    The town has recently opened parks and recreational facilities as we moved into Phase 2 of the state’s reopening plan. Click the button below for a downloadable PDF of this plan!

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  • CVPDC Meeting Notice

    June 25, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

    You can join this meeting by phone or by computer

    Has your home, business, or community been impacted or damaged by a natural hazard?

    The CVPDC is developing a pre-disaster plan, or Hazard Mitigation Plan, to establish strategies to lessen the vulnerability and impact of individual, families, businesses, and property in the region.

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  • Face Covering Policy

    Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced that, starting Friday, May 29, wearing masks will be required for everyone in the state inside all brick and mortar retail establishments; inside all personal care and grooming establishments; inside places where people congregate; inside food and beverage establishments, except when eating; on public transportation; at entertainment and recreation businesses; and when accessing state or local government services. The only exceptions are for those younger than 10 years old; while eating or drinking; while exercising; if you have trouble breathing, or are unable to remove your mask without help; or if your health conditions prohibit wearing a face covering. Enforcing these requirements will be the duty of the Virginia Department of Health. Any questions should be directed to 1-434-477-5900 Ext. 102 or 1-434-477-5965.

  • Public Meetings During COVID-19

    To help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Town Manager, Waverly Coggsdale announced today that Council will use Facebook Live to stream its public meetings going forward.

  • Town of Altavista is cancelling all rentals of town-owned property

    Altavista, Va. – Out of an abundance of caution of public health, theTown of Altavista is continuing to urge residents to educate themselves regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and follow best practices when it comes to preventing the illness and avoiding exposure.

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  • Altavista Adopt-a-Street Program

    The Town of Altavista is pleased to announce the implementation of the Adopt-A-Street program! Neighborhoods, businesses, families, and individuals can make a difference in the community by adopting a Town street through this litter-removal program. For more information about the program, or to participate, contact the Town of Altavista Public Works Department at (434) 369-6045 or click the link below.

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  • Applications Being Accepted

    The Altavista Town Council is seeking citizens to serve on Town Boards and Commissions. These citizens will play an active role in helping to shape our town by advising Town Council on important community-related issues. Serving on a Board or Commission is an excellent way to make a personal contribution to Altavista and can be a rewarding experience for everyone.

    Applications can be obtained by clicking the button below, picked up at Town Hall or you can request to have one mailed by calling Town Hall at 434-369-5001.

    Applicants do not need to have prior experience in public service. You must live in the Town of Altavista in order to serve on a Board or Commission, unless otherwise stated on the application.

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  • Utility Rate Changes - Effective Dec. 1

    Effective December 1st, water and sewer rates will increase! Please click the button below to read more.

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  • View the New Economic Development Strategy

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  • Altavista Advantage Loan Program

    Are you starting or expanding your business in the Town of Altavista? Your business could be eligible for the Altavista Advantage loan program with an interest rate at prime minus 1%, for a period of 60 months. 

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    Altavista Advantage Loan Program Application 

Discover Altavista

  • A Great Place to Live and Work
  • Town History
  • Economic Development
  • Altavista on Track
  • Education & Schools
  • A Great Place to Live and Work

    A Great Place to Live and Work

    What better place to raise your family, retire in a relaxed, safe environment, or open your own business, while maintaining a healthful and intimate lifestyle, than Altavista?

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  • Town History

    Town History

    Compared to other towns in the Old Dominion, Altavista is relatively young. The idea for the creation of a town in this location came in 1905 when three Lane brothers, contractors for the building of 32 miles of the Virginian Railway in this part of Virginia, bought 2,000 acres of land in Campbell County.

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  • Economic Development

    Economic Development

    Altavista offers a small town feel with big city amenities. Altavista Main and Broad Street Our major employers include textile manufacturing and construction services, to printing and transportation services.

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  • Altavista on Track

    Altavista on Track

    Altavista's Main Street Program: "Altavista on Track" is always on the move.

    Events, ReDevelopment and more:

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  • Education & Schools

    Education & Schools

    There are many educational opportunities in Altavista. The public K-12 schools are operated by Campbell County.

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Get in Touch

Town Hall 510 7th Street
Altavista, VA 24517

Phone: (434)-369-5001
Email: CLICK HERE