Welcome to the official local government website for the Town of Farmville, Virginia! Centered in Virginia's Heartland, we are the hub of economic activity in the region and boast a wealth of natural, historical, cultural, recreational and educational attractions. You can also find an abundance of specialty shops that carry unique items.
Young Eagles Flight Rally
The Farmville Area Chapter of the EAA will be hosting a Young Eagles Flight Rally on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at the Farmville Regional Airport (located at 130 Wedgewood Drive, Farmville, VA), 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Young people ages 8 to 17 years of age, will have a chance to take to the skies. Participants will be able to experience the world of aviation and ride in a aircraft. Free hotdogs and soft drinks will be served. For more information, call Jay Farrow at 434-390-9710.
Town of Farmville, a Beautiful and Charming Town
The Town of Farmville was listed as one of the 10 most beautiful, charming small towns in Virginia, in a article written by Anna Strock on onlyinyourstate.com.
(see No. 9 in the article)
Local Artists Wanted
During the month of December, the Executive Mansion welcomes thousands of visitors who come to see Virginia’s historic “first house” decked out in its holiday décor. This year, the theme of that décor will be “Celebrating Virginia’s Localities”, by featuring handmade ornaments from each county, city and town in Virginia. The handmade ornaments will be on display on the large tree in the mansion’s ballroom.
We are looking for local artisans interested in submitting a holiday ornament highlighting the uniqueness of the Town of Farmville. Participants must be at least 18 years of age. The deadline for submitting an ornament is September 30, 2015. For a complete list of “ornament guidelines”, click here.
Farmville Community Marketplace
The Farmville Community Marketplace is located in downtown Farmville at 213 North Street and will be the perfect place to pick up locally grown fruits and vegetables, meats, homebaked goods, handcrafted goods and more. The Marketplace will operate on Saturdays, rain or shine, April 25th through October; Hours of operation are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Local vendors are welcomed. For more information on becoming a vendor at the Farmville Community Marketplace, please contact the Town of Farmville Treasurer's Office at 434-392-3333. For more information on the rules and regulations of the Marketplace, click here.
- In observance of Labor Day, the Town of Farmville Town Offices, Public Works Department, Farmville Police Dept. Administration Offices, and Farmville Area Bus (FAB) Administration Offices will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015. All offices will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.
- NOTICE: Farmville Town Council is soliciting letters of interest from town citizens who may wish to serve as a member of the Farmville Planning Commission or Farmville Board of Zoning Appeals. Letters of interest should be addressed to the Town Manager’s Office, Post Office Drawer 368, Farmville, VA 23901, to arrive no later than 12:00 pm noon, EST on Monday, September 7, 2015. Any questions in regards to these vacancies may be directed to the Town Manager’s Office by calling (434)392-5686 between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.
- The regular Town Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber on the second floor of the Farmville Town Hall, at 116 North Main Street, Farmville, Virginia. Town Council members gather for dinner in the Town Manager's Conference Room at 5:30 p.m., prior to each regularly scheduled Council meeting. Click here for a complete listing of scheduled Council meetings.
The Regular Council Work Sessions are held the first Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m., in the Town Manager's Conference Room.
Public Notice - Additional Council Meetings
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