Executive Order #55: Temporary Stay at Home Order Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Office of the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia on Monday issued Executive Order 55, establishing a statewide stay at home order to protect the health and safety of Virginians and to mitigate the spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Declaration of Local Emergency
Governor Ralph S. Northam declared a state of emergency effective as of March 12, 2020 until June 10, 2020 unless sooner amended or rescinded.
Order Extending Declaration of Judicial Emergency in Response to COVID-19 Emergency
The Supreme Court of Virginia announced an order extending the Declaration of Judicial Emergency from April 6, 2020 through April 26, 2020.
Sussex General District and Juvenile and Domestic Courts Cancellation
In consideration of the COVID-19 outbreak, for the next twenty-one days, through April 6th, 2020, all civil, traffic and criminal matters in the Court, except for emergency matters are cancelled.
Sussex County Announces Local Coronavirus Emergency - All County Offices are CLOSED to the Public Effective Immediately
Effective immediately - All Sussex County Offices are Closed to the Public in an Effort to Reduce Face-to-Face Contact with the Public to Lower the Spread of COVID-19, the Coronavirus
The Constitution of Virginia requires that you be registered to vote in the precinct in which you live in order to be qualified to vote in the Sussex County Town Elections held on May 5, 2020.
Pursuant to Virginia Code § 2.2-3707(D), to address matters related to the COVID-19 State of Emergency. The time and place of this Emergency (Special) Meeting is hereinafter stated, to-wit:
The FY21 proposed budget is based on a real property tax rate of $.58 per $100 of assessed value. This represents no change in the adopted real estate tax rate. The FY21 General Property Tax revenue estimate is $10,031,910, an increase of $349,456 (or 1.04%) more than the current year’s estimate.
All Inmate Visitation at the Jail has been CANCELLED, Effective Immediately, due to the COVID-19 Crisis
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Virginia small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).