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NBC29: TJPDC Hosts Legislative Forum

Area government officials and staff are getting together with Virginia state legislators to talk priorities in advance of the next General Assembly session in January. Tuesday, the Thomas Jefferson Planning District hosted a legislative forum at the Albemarle County Office Building.

2016-11-30T11:28:11+00:00 November 30th, 2016|

CBS19: Thomas Jefferson Planning District hosts forum on disaster preparation

On Monday afternoon, people in the Charlottesville area got to provide input on what they think the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission, or TJPDC, could do better in the future when dealing with disasters. "Natural Hazard Mitigation is something that effects everyone. Things such as: Winter Snow, Flooding, Threat of a Thunderstorm. So, having them [...]

2016-11-15T19:42:59+00:00 November 15th, 2016|

CBS19: Thomas Jefferson Planning District gets USDA affordable housing grant

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District is getting a grant to preserve affordable rural housing. The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the grants this week to preserve and repair affordable housing for very-low- and low-income families in rural areas. The $41,600 grant will be used to alleviate substandard housing issues by supplementing and enhancing planned rehabilitation efforts [...]

2016-09-08T15:11:11+00:00 September 8th, 2016|