Alert:  On Thursday, June 17th, the traffic lights at Broad Street and & 7th Street will be operating as a four-way stop between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.. Please be aware of the temporary traffic signal change, and use caution when traveling the intersection.

Town Manager

The Town Manager is appointed by the Town Council and holds the position of chief executive of the Town. waverlycoggsThe Town Manager holds the office at the pleasure of council and is responsible to the council for:

  • Efficient administration of the town affairs
  • General supervision of the construction, maintenance and operation of the town water system, streets, and sidewalks
  • Direct control of all work directed to be done by the council or any committee
  • Ensure that all terms and conditions imposed by law upon any public utility company or under any franchise in favor of the town or its inhabitants are faithfully kept and performed
  • Employ, manage, direct and discharge all employees of the town, subject to any consitutional or Charter limitations
  • Ensure that all local, state, and federal laws and regulations are met
  • Respond to citizen requests, issues and concern

Contact the Town Manager:

Waverly Coggsdale III
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
510 7th Street
Altavista, VA 24517

Phone: 434-369-5001
Fax: 434-369-4369
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM