Local Government Operations Guidance from the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia

March 24, 2020

From: Dean Lynch & Phyllis Errico
To: VACo Board of Directors
Re: Guidance from the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia

Many of you have contacted us seeking advice on how to continue operations in light of the current emergency environment. Each local entity must consult with their legal advisor but attached is some guidance including a detailed checklist,  model ordinances and Declarations of Emergency in order to assist you in moving forward  in your operations.

For questions – contact Dean Lynch dlynch@vaco.org or Phyllis Errico perrico@vaco.org

LGA Committee Letter

Checklist for holding completely electronic public meetings and ensuring public access

Local Regional Public Entity Resolution

Model Emergency Ordinance on Continuity of Government

Albemarle County Declarations of Emergency

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