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The Legislative Session was a Success!

Another session of the WV Legislature has been completed, and WVACo found success this year in passing bills, defending against other bills, and establishing an overall stronger presence before legislators and issues vital to West Virginia. First up:  HB 2827, passed and was signed by Governor Justice.  It allows WV Assessors the ability to hire staff outside the county, the only county office that did not have this ability.  Both the House of Delegates and Senate passed the bill unanimously, and was signed by the Governor on March 19.  It will be effective on May 29. Another bill, SB 491, delays implementation of Automati...
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WVACo Fall Board Meeting - A "Coming Together"

We just held our 2018 Fall Board Meeting of WVACo at the Blennerhassett Hotel in Parkersburg - Wood County.  What a great event and great time.  Thank you to the Wood County Officials for all their help in putting it together, especially Circuit Clerk and Board Member Carole Jones.  She was so excited to host our meeting and made it that much more special.  She made sure we all had "good-y bags" of welcome.  Thank you, Carole!  It was great to be welcomed by all of you, and joined by Assessor David Nohe.   Thank you to Wood County Sheriff Steve Stephens, our newest Board member who jumped right in offer...
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our NEW WEBSITE!

Wow! Our new website! Welcome. What do you think?  Check it out: the counties' page that gives you statistical data, plus all the best links for that county - govt, economic development, tourism, and local media; a list and links to our County Partners - WVACOs valued friends and sponsors; WVACO news and info on our blog and social media feeds; legislative bills of interest from the past year; and all the best links of state and federal government officials, and NACo's news feed. SO MUCH is here. We want this to be THE website that represents the Best of West Virginia. Thanks to our designer Jamie Summers-Brown and Bricks Without Straw f...
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From the Director

26 March 2019
Another session of the WV Legislature has been completed, and WVACo found success this year in passi...
05 October 2018
We just held our 2018 Fall Board Meeting of WVACo at the Blennerhassett Hotel in Parkersburg - Wood ...
05 October 2018
Wow! Our new website! Welcome. What do you think?  Check it out: the counties' page that gives ...