In Observance of Memorial Day, County Offices will be closed Monday, May 27, 2019

Public Notice: Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Work Session with VDOT on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm. This Work Session will be held in addition to the Regular Meeting already scheduled for that same evening at 7:00 pm.  Both the Work Session and the Regular Meeting will be held in the Boardroom of the Bedford County Administration Office located at 122 E. Main St., Bedford, VA. The purpose of the Work Session will be to discuss road priorities.

Also, a Regular Meeting has been scheduled on June 10, 2019 at 7:00 pm. The Regular Meeting will be held in addition to the Work Session already scheduled for that same evening at 5:00 pm. Both the Work Session and the Regular Meeting will be held in the Boardroom of the Bedford County Administration Office located at 122 E. Main St., Bedford, VA. The Regular Meeting was scheduled primarily to adopt the FY2019-20 budget; however, other items will likely be added to the Regular Meeting’s agenda as needed.
 IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Request for Proposal Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD)/Public Safety Software Solution, Records Management System (RMS) 

IMPORTANT UPCOMING ELECTION INFORMATION: All Bedford County Voting precincts will have a Republican Primary to select a candidate for Sheriff. Voting precincts in the 23rd House District will also select a candidate for the House of Delegates.

If you are not already registered to vote, Virginians must apply to register to vote (or update their registration name and current address) NO LATER THAN MAY 20, 2019.

For the convenience of registered voters who need to vote by absentee ballot, your Voter Registration Office will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on June 8, 2019, in addition to normal business hours. Requests for Absentee Ballots by mail may be made no later than 5:00 pm on June 4, 2019.

If you are currently registered to vote, you do not need to re-register unless you have made a change to your address or name in which case you need to notify the Registrar in writing. You may also update your voter registration information on-line at the Department of Elections website at




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    • 12VAC5-585-10. Definitions.

    • 12VAC5-585-100. Types of hearings.

    • 12VAC5-585-110. Informal conference of right.

    • 12VAC5-585-120. Hearings and petitions.

    • 12VAC5-585-130. Permits.

    • 12VAC5-585-140. Procedure for obtaining a construction or operation permit.

    • 12VAC5-585-150. Formal requirements for the submission of design data.

    • 12VAC5-585-160. Processing of plans, specifications and other design documents.

    • 12VAC5-585-170. Issuance of the construction permit.

    • 12VAC5-585-180. Revisions of approved plans.

    • 12VAC5-585-190. Information required upon completion of construction.

    • 12VAC5-585-20. Compliance with the Administrative Process Act.

    • 12VAC5-585-200. Issuance of the operation permit; facilities; land application.

    • 12VAC5-585-210. Amendment or reissuance of permits.

    • 12VAC5-585-220. Revocation or suspension of a permit.

    • 12VAC5-585-230. Monitoring; records; reporting.

    • 12VAC5-585-240. Applications for nondischarging treatment works or sludge management facilities not governed by the sewage handling and disposal regulations.

    • 12VAC5-585-250. Compliance with Part II (Operational Regulations) of this chapter.

    • 12VAC5-585-260. Compliance with Part III (Manual of Practice) of this chapter.

    • 12VAC5-585-270. Biosolids Use Regulation Advisory Committee.

    • 12VAC5-585-280. Minimum biosolids sampling and testing program.

    • 12VAC5-585-290. Minimum operational testing and control program.

    • 12VAC5-585-30. Powers and procedures of regulations not exclusive.

    • 12VAC5-585-300. Records.

    • 12VAC5-585-310. Additional monitoring, reporting and recording requirements for land application.

    • 12VAC5-585-320. Additional monitoring, reporting and recording requirements for sewage sludge and residual solids management.

    • 12VAC5-585-330. General.

    • 12VAC5-585-340. Contents.

    • 12VAC5-585-350. Operability.

    • 12VAC5-585-360. Maintenance.

    • 12VAC5-585-370. Biosolids monitoring/reporting.

    • 12VAC5-585-380. Sampling.

    • 12VAC5-585-390. Soils monitoring and reporting.

    • 12VAC5-585-40. Fees.

    • 12VAC5-585-400. Crop monitoring and reporting.

    • 12VAC5-585-410. Groundwater monitoring and reporting.

    • 12VAC5-585-420. Sludge stabilization

    • 12VAC5-585-430. Sludge thickening.

    • 12VAC5-585-440. Sludge dewatering.

    • 12VAC5-585-450. Sludge management.

    • 12VAC5-585-470. Sludge quality and composition.

    • 12VAC5-585-480. Land acquisition and management control.

    • 12VAC5-585-490. Transport.

    • 12VAC5-585-50. Reimbursement.

    • 12VAC5-585-500. Storage facilities.

    • 12VAC5-585-510. Biosolids utilization methods.

    • 12VAC5-585-520. Distribution or marketing.

    • 12VAC5-585-530. Sludge disposal.

    • 12VAC5-585-550. Biosolids characteristics; nutrients; trace elements; organic chemicals.

    • 12VAC5-585-560. Biosolids treatment

    • 12VAC5-585-570. Site access time restrictions.

    • 12VAC5-585-580. Biosolids management for nitrogen loading.

    • 12VAC5-585-60. Exception; emergency regulations.

    • 12VAC5-585-70. Enforcement of regulations.

    • 12VAC5-585-80. Emergency orders.

    • 12VAC5-585-90. Variances.

    • Article 3 Agricultural Use of Biosolids 12VAC5-585-540. Standards for agricultural use.

    • Biosolids Use Standards 12VAC5-585-460. General.