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February 19, 2018
What would happen to the administration of justice if the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors chose to relocate their general district and circuit courts outside of downtown Charlottesville? That was the subject of a panel discussion held at the February 17 breakfast of the city and county Democrats. "We came ...
November 08, 2017
As the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors nears a decision on whether to relocate the county’s courts from downtown Charlottesville, they learned more Wednesday about the costs of both moving the facilities as well as renovating in place. The total cost estimate to build a new general district court ...
August 22, 2017
Albemarle officials want the public to weigh in on the possibility of moving the county’s courts to a new location outside of downtown Charlottesville. An online survey on the county website is open through August 25. “The purpose of this anonymous survey is to gather input from county residents ...
November 02, 2016
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors has voted, 4-2, to officially direct staff to explore re-location of the county’s court system outside of the city of Charlottesville. “The court facilities expansion project provides an opportunity for the county to consider relocating the court facilities or the county administration offices ...
October 25, 2016
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors has kept alive four options to expand and modernize the county’s courts, including one that would relocate both the circuit and general district courts outside of the city of Charlottesville. “There’s more work that needs to be done before I am ready ...
June 05, 2014
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday directed staff to continue studying moving the county’s court system to a new site in parallel with negotiations to keep the facilities in downtown Charlottesville. Albemarle plans to spend tens of millions of dollars over the next several years to expand ...
March 06, 2014
Albemarle County supervisors on Wednesday revived the possibility of moving the county’s court buildings out of downtown Charlottesville to a new location yet to be determined. That option was discarded in May, when the previous board directed staff to pursue negotiations with the city of Charlottesville to expand facilities ...