County

Population

Montgomery County's estimated population is 98,602. This figure includes the residents of the county's two towns, Blacksburg and Christiansburg. Website: MontVa.com

Board of Supervisors

Members are elected from seven districts. Yearly in January, they elect from their membership a chair and vice chair. The Board meets the second and fourth Mondays at 7:15 pm at the County Government Center, 755 Roanoke Street, in Christiansburg. Agendas and minutes are online at mongtomerycountyva.gov (click Departments/Board of Supervisors). Regular meetings of the Board of Supervisors air on Comcast and Shentel Channels 190 on weekdays at 8 am and 9 pm (no meeting shown on Tuesday morning or on weekends). For e-news, visit MontVa.com.

District Supervisors

See maps of voting districts, including polling places.
District Name Email Address Phone Number Term Ends
A Sara R. Bohn bohnsr [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 632-3303 2021
B Chris Tuck, Chair  tuckca [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 633-2354 2019
C Steve R. Fijalkowski fijalkowskisr [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 632-3345 2021
D Michael Todd King kingmt [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 392-7370 2021
E Darrell Sheppard   shepparddo [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 577-0813 2019
F Mary W. Biggs    biggsmw [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 577-2906 2019
G April DeMotts, Vice Chair    demottsan [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 577-0928 2019

 

Constitutional Officers (Elected)*

Title  Name Email Address Phone Number
Clerk of the Circuit Court Erica Williams ewwilliams [at] courts.state.us (540) 382-5760
Commissioner of the Revenue Helen Royal royalhp [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5710 
Commonwealth's Attorney Mary Pettitt  pettittmk [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5705
Sheriff Hank Partin partinch [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6906
Treasurer Richard Shelton sheltonwr [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5723

*Clerk of Court term expires 12/31/23; other terms expire 12/31/19

Montgomery County Administration

Most offices are in the Montgomery County Government Center, 755 Roanoke St, Christiansburg, 24073 

Title  Name Email Address Phone Number
Administrator F. Craig Meadows meadowsfc [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6954
Assistant to Administrator Judy W. Kiser kiserjw [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6954
Deputy Administrator L. Carol Edmonds edmondslc [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6954
Animal Control Charles "Ray" Helmick helmickcr [at] verizon.net (540) 382-5795
Attorney Martin McMahon mcmahonmm [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5730
Economic Development Brian Hamilton   hamiltonbt [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5732
Financial and Management Services Angela Hill hillam [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6960
General Services Scott Woodrum (interim) woodrumsa [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 394-2090
Health Department  Noelle Bissell, M.D.

noelle.bissell [at] vdh.virginia.gov

(540) 381-7100
Human Resources Clay McCoy  mccoycm [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 394-2007
Human Services Tonia Winn winntd [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5776
Information Technology Philip Martin martinpl [at] montgomerycountyva.gov 382-5742
Libraries Karim Khan kkhan [at] mfrl.org (540) 382-6969 x216
Metropolitan Planning Organization Dan Brugh brughjd [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 394-2145
Planning Department Emily Gibson  gibsonej [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 394-2148
Public Facilities Scott Woodrum (interim) woodrumsa [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5793
Public Information Jennifer Harris
harrisjt [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 381-6887
Public Service Authority  Robert Fronk  fronkrc [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 394-6930
Parks and Recreation Mitchell Haugh  haughmb [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-6975
Registrar of Elections Connie Viar  viarcm [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5741
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program  Mandy Hayes  hayesaw [at] montgomerycountyva.gov (540) 382-5775
Social Services Director Larry Lindsey  Larry.Lindsey [at] dss.virginia.gov (540) 382-6990
Virginia Cooperative Extension Michelle Dickerson adickerson [at] vt.edu (540) 382-5790 

Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library Branches

Blacksburg 200 Miller St., Blacksburg 24060
Christiansburg 125 Sheltman St., Chrisgiansburg 24073
Floyd 321 West Main St., Floyd 24091
Meadowbrook 267 Alleghany Spring Rd., Shawsville 24162

 

Recycling

Montgomery County operates 10 staffed recycling and household waste collection sites, at which all county citizens (including residents of Blacksburg and Christiansburg) may deposit household waste and recyclables (including aluminum, steel and bi-metal cans, glass, #1+7 plastic, newspaper and glossy magazines and catalogs, corrugated cardboard, and used motor oil) at no charge. Large, bulky items, such as appliances and air conditioners, also may be deposited at no charge, as well as car and light truck tires. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 7 am-7 pm (6 pm in winter), Sat. 8 am-6 pm, and Sun. noon-6 pm. Sites are closed on most holidays. 
 
Residents can also recycle hazardous waste and electronics (by appointment on the third Saturday of each month) for no charge.

See the Montgomery Regional Solid Waste Authority website for more information.

County Taxes and Licenses

(Payable at County Treasure's Office, 755 Roanoke St, Suite 1 B. Christiansburg, VA 24073.)

Real Property Tax: Land and improvements on it are taxed at $0.89 per $100 of the assessed value (100% of Fair Market Value). Tax tickets are mailed in May and October and are payable by June 5 and December 5. The next scheduled general reassessment is 2018. For information on land values call the Real Estate Assessment Office, 382-5717.

Personal Property Tax: Taxable personal property includes all motor vehicles, trailers, campers, motor homes, mobile homes, boats, airplanes, and business personal property. To avoid penalty, file a personal property form with the Commissioner of the Revenue within 60 days of acquiring, selling, or bringing the property into Montgomery County. This requirement applies to all vehicles owned by individuals or businesses, whether titled in Virginia or out of state. Also file a change of address with the Commissioner of the Revenue within 60 days of the change to avoid penalty. The rate for vehicles is $2.55 per $100 (100% of clean trade-in value listed in January NADA book). Montgomery County prorates the tax according to sale or purchase date.
Personal property tax forms are mailed in February from the Commissioner of the Revenue and are due to be filed by May 1. Forms may be picked up from the Commissioner of Revenue, 755 Roanoke St., Suite 1·A, Christiansburg, VA 24073. Telephone 382-5710.

Dog Tags: A fee of $10.00 for both male and female and $5.00 for spayed and neutered dogs is levied by the County for all dogs four months and older. Payable at the Treasurer's Office or at the Blacksburg Municipal Building. Proof of a valid rabies vaccination is required.

Motor Vehicles: A county license is required for all vehicles in the county outside 1he boundaries for the two towns. A motor vehicle fee is billed with the personal property tax bill. The license fee is $23.50 per calendar year, January 1 to December 31.
 

Electoral Board

Title Name Email Address Phone
Chair Marshall "Dean" Dowdy dddowdy [at] hotmail.com (540) 953-2281
Secretary Carroll D. Williams cwilliams2060 [at] gmail.com (540) 808-6812
Registrar Connie Viar viarcm [at] montgomerycountyva.gov () (540) 382-5741