pUBLIC NOTICES:


Job Opening - Business and Economic Development Director
The Town of Middleburg, a dynamic and historic small town in Loudoun County, Virginia, has an immediate opening for a full-time Business and Economic Development Director. This is a professional position responsible for implementing the Town’s business support, recruitment, marketing, and economic development programs. The Business and Economic Development Director will be responsible for generating business development goals and strategies and will be held accountable for meeting measurable objectives for recruiting and retaining businesses in the Town of Middleburg. The Director is the primary staff support to the Economic Development Advisory Committee and provides support to the Town Council and other Town committees as needed. Bachelor's degree in business, economic development, marketing, or a related field with 5-10 years of experience is required; Master’s Degree or relevant higher education certificate is a plus. Send letter of interest and resume with salary history and at least three references to: Martha Mason Semmes, Town Administrator, Town of Middleburg, P.O. Box 187, Middleburg, VA, 20118-0187, or townadmin@middleburgva.gov. Call 540-687-5152 for more information. Starting Salary $70,000-$80,000 DOQ and full benefits package. Position open until filled. EOE

BUSINESS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR Job Description



Job Opening - Facilities & Maintenance Supervisor

The Town of Middleburg is accepting applications for a Facilities & Maintenance Supervisor.  Duties include performing, and arranging for and supervising, maintenance of Town grounds and facilities, public parking lots and sidewalks, supervising contracted services, including solid waste collection and supplemental snow plowing, providing assistance to other departments, and communication with VDOT regarding maintenance of streets and rights-of-way.  This position is highly visible in this dynamic and historic small town; therefore, the candidate must be able to communicate well with the public.


Minimum qualifications:  high school diploma or equivalent; a valid Virginia Motor Vehicle Operators license; 3 to 5 years' supervisory experience in grounds or facilities maintenance; ability to lift and carry 100 pounds; knowledge of landscape care and maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, electrical work and painting.


Experience arranging, organizing and supervising work of contractors is highly desirable.  Working conditions may include regularly working outdoors in varied weather conditions and responding after hours in support of essential operations during emergency weather events.  Regular work week: Monday through Friday, with occasional weekend work in emergencies or during special events.


Send letter of interest and resume with at least three references to:  Will Moore, Town Planner, Town of Middleburg, P. O. Box 187, Middleburg, VA 20118 or email to townplanner@middleburgva.gov.  Call 540-687-5152 for more information.  Starting salary $55,000/DOQ and full benefits package. Position open until filled.  EOE.

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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE:
Town Council

The Middleburg Town Council will hold a public hearing in the Council Chambers at 10 West Marshall Street, Middleburg, Virginia on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of receiving comments on AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE SCHEDULE OF WATER AND SEWER CHARGES AND AVAILABILITY FEES.  If approved, the ordinance would increase and/or decrease the water and sewer user fees and availability fees as identified on the attached notice (click here) effective July 1, 2017.  This would result in an increase of 4% in the average bi-monthly combined water and sewer bill, with a bi-monthly use of 7,000 gallons.  (By authority of Virginia Code Sections 15.2-2111, 15.2-2119 and 152.-2143)


A copy of the ordinance is available for public inspection in the Middleburg Town Hall, located at 10 W. Marshall Street, during normal business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, holidays excepted.  All interested citizens are invited to attend this public hearing to express their views.


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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE:

Town Council


The Middleburg Town Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Council Chambers located at 10 West Marshall Street, to consider a small increase (1.2%) in the Real Property Tax Rate.  (Click here for the details).


Questions regarding the proposed tax increase may be directed to the Town Administrator at (540) 687-5152.


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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE:

Town Council


The Middleburg Town Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Council Chambers located at 10 West Marshall Street, on the proposed FY 2017-18 Budget.  (Click here for a budget summary.)


Questions regarding the proposed budget may be directed to the Town Administrator at (540) 687-5152.

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BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS & HISTORIC DISTRICT REVIEW COMMITTEE VACANCIES


The Middleburg Town Council is accepting letters of interest from individuals who wish to be considered for service on the following:


Historic District Review Committee (HDRC).  The HDRC administers the provisions of the Historic Overlay District and assists the Town Council in its efforts to preserve and protect the historical, architectural and archaeological resources in the town.  Members should have a demonstrated interest, competence or knowledge of historic preservation within the town.  This appointment is to fill an unexpired term; however, terms are normally for a three year period.  The HDRC meets at 5:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month in regular meetings; and, in work session on an as-needed basis.


Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA).  The BZA hears and decides appeals from any determination or interpretation of the Zoning Administrator, applications for variances; and, applications for interpretation of the zoning maps, including disputed district boundaries.  Members must be residents of the Town of Middleburg. This appointment is to fill an unexpired term; otherwise, BZA terms are for a five-year period.  Appointments are ultimately made by the Judge of the Loudoun County Circuit Court.  The BZA meets on an as-needed basis.

                   

Anyone interested in serving on any of these committees is asked to send a letter of interest, to include any relevant qualifications no later than June 30, 2017 to the following:

Mayor and Members of Town Council

Town of Middleburg

P. O. Box 187

10 W. Marshall Street

Middleburg, VA 20117

Attn:  Committee Vacancies


Letters of interest may be included in an agenda packet.  Applicants who do not wish for their contact information to be made public should indicate this in their letter of interest.

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AUTOMATED PHONE ALERT SYSTEM


​The Town of Middleburg utilizes an automated phone alert system to send businesses and residents public safety, emergency and weather-related messages.  If you are a resident of the Town or a merchant in the Town and would like to receive the Town’s automated phone alert messages, please contact the Town Clerk at townclerk@middleburgva.gov to get your name on the list.  You will need to provide your name and a telephone number for the contact.  Messages will only be sent to one telephone number per resident/merchant.  For more information, please contact Rhonda North, Town Clerk, at (540) 687-5152.

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BOARD/COMMISSION VACANCIES


The Middleburg Town Council is accepting letters of interest from individuals who wish to be considered for service on:

Go Green Committee.   The Go Green Committee is responsible for advising the Town Council on environmental issues.  They are responsible for developing recommendations for environmental action plans and for the implementation of the recommendations contained in the Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) resolution. Their goal is to increase community awareness about environmental issues, such as the value of recycling, the importance of preserving water quality and the methods for conserving energy.  The Committee meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.; and, in work session on an as-needed basis.  Terms are for a two year period.

Anyone interested in serving on this committee is asked to send a letter of interest, to include any relevant qualifications, to Mayor and Members of Town Council, Town of Middleburg, P. O. Box 187, 10 W. Marshall Street, Middleburg, Virginia 20118, Attn:  Committee Vacancies
 
Letters of interest may be included in a public agenda packet.  Applicants who do not wish for their contact information to be made public should indicate this in their letter of interest.
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PUBLIC NOTICES

Town of Middleburg, VA