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 County News

The Campbell County Communications and Public Information Office is pleased to announce the release of the April 2014 edition of the Vision e-newsletter, a monthly publication consisting of press releases, community service announcements and other submissions from various County departments.
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Campbell County School Administration is pleased to offer the school system's 2014 winter edition of their electronic newsletter, Education News. This quarterly publication is designed to provide readers with important and timely information regarding education services within the locality.
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In an effort to support citizen safety, the Campbell Sheriff’s Office is offering a free, multi-faceted public security event on Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Sheriff’s Office lobby and in the adjacent parking area (87 Courthouse Lane, Rustburg).
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The Campbell County Board of Supervisors and Department of Economic Development is pleased to announce the construction of a 96 room Comfort Inn & Suites in Campbell County, (to be located on Wards Road across from the Lynchburg Regional Airport). Conveniently located on the Route 29 travel corridor and in close proximity to the Lynchburg regional air terminal and Liberty University, the hotel is expected to serve not only business travelers, but also those visiting the area for tourism and educational purposes.
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Campbell County has received notice requesting the calling of a Primary Election for the purpose of nominating a candidate for the Democratic Party for the office of Member of the United States Senate, as well as the calling of a Primary Election for the purpose of nominating a candidate for the Republican Party for the office of Member of the United States House of Representatives for the 5th Congressional District.
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 Contact Us

Department of Forestry
(434) 332-9544
Email
P.O. Box 212
Rustburg VA 24588

Department of Forestry

The Campbell County division of the Virginia Department of Forestry assists private landowners in the protection and management of their forest resources.

The Forest Protection Program includes:

  • Fire prevention programs for schools and civic groups
  • Forest fire suppression training for volunteer fire departments and other organized fire fighting crews
  • Enforcement of forest fire laws
  • Forest fire suppression
  • Information and field visits for insect and disease problems in trees or forests

The Forest Management Program includes:

  • Examination of forest tracts and development of a forest management plan
  • A full range of reforestation services including tree seedling sales, coordination of planting crews, prescribed burning and cost share program administration
  • Examination of harvesting operations and information on marketing timber
  • Information on various practices and topics in forest management

Office hours are Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Contact Information

B.J. Butler

Forester

177 E. Monitor Street

P.O. Box 465

Amherst, VA 24521

 (434) 946-7955 (office)

(434) 906-3156 (cell)

(434) 946-0577 (fax)

 Jon A. Willoughby

Forest Technician Specialist

177 E. Monitor Street

P.O. Box 465

Amherst, VA 24521

(434) 946-7955 (office)

(540) 871-8569 (cell)

(434) 946-0577 (fax)

Helpful Documents

Outdoor Fire Laws Safe Debris Burning Services for Landowners Protect Your Pine Forest
Landowner Options for Forestland Conservation Become a Wildland Firefighter