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New Benches English Park Trail

Issued: May 29, 2020
For Immediate Release

Contact: Waverly Coggsdale
Town Manager
Town of Altavista, VA
(434) 369-5001

Town continues improvements to parks and trails

 Altavista, Va. – Three new benches recently made their debut along Eagle Trail in English Park; as the Town’s Public Works Department makes improvements.

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Issued: April 30, 2020
For Immediate Release

Contact: Sharon D. Williams, AICP
Community Development Director
Town of Altavista, VA
(434) 369-5001, x-103

The Town of Altavista is a great place to live, work and play. And you can help us keep it that way! Community Development is working hard to make sure that Altavista is a well-kept and attractive place that meets the standards set forth by the town’s codes. By far the vast majority of our citizens keep their property in excellent shape.

With recent rains and warmer weather, we have noticed that weeds aregrowing quickly. The town wants to remind allcitizens and business owners that any plant, grass, or other vegetation of uncontrolled growth over 12 inches high is a violation of town code. Yards that are unkept may be cut by the town or its agent, after serving notice. When that occurs, the property owner is billed for the service, along with a $75 administrative fee.

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