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2018 VATI Grant Public Notice
PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD-2018 VATI GRANT
The County of Augusta is soliciting public comment before pursuing an application for the 2018 Virginia Telecommunications Initiative (VATI) Grant implemented by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development. The goal of the VATI grant is to create strong, competitive communities throughout the Commonwealth by preparing those communities to build, utilize, and capitalize on telecommunications infrastructure. The County received a proposal to partner for projects in the areas of Parnassus, Rt. 252 (northeast of Middebrook) and/or Rt. 254 (west of Staunton).
The Board of Supervisors will hear public comment on the grant at the October 11, 2017 and October 25, 2017 regular meetings. Meetings begin at 7 pm and are held at the Government Center at 18 Government Center Lane, Verona, VA 24482. Written comments can be submitted to Information Technology at P.O. Box 590, Verona, VA 24482. If you have questions regarding the public comment, please call 540-245-5062.