The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 executive and innovation committees will meet on Thursday at 10:30 a.m.  

The meeting is open to the public.

The executive committee and innovation committee plan to review and discuss the entrepreneurship and innovation report.

The meeting is for the purpose of conducting the business of the council as enabled by the actions of the Virginia General Assembly April 23 authorizing any state, local, regional or regulatory body or governing board to meet by electronic communication means without a quorum of the public body or any member of the governing board physically assembled at one location when the governor has declared a state of emergency in accordance with § 44-146.17.

The agenda was available for review starting Friday on the GO Virginia Region 3 website (

Interested parties should use the following link to access the 10 a.m. Sept. 3 virtual Zoom meeting:

The password is 03081953.

Phone access is available by dialing 1-929 205 6099; the meeting ID is 919 838 4841; and the password is 03081953.

A time for public comments will be included in the meeting; and written public comments may be sent prior to 8 a.m. Sept. 3 to

GO Virginia is a statewide business-led economic development initiative with funding to invest in collaborative projects that lead to high-paying jobs in each region.

The mission of GO Virginia is to encourage collaboration among business, education, and government in each region.

GO Virginia Region 3 is one of nine regions in Virginia and includes the counties of Amelia, Brunswick, Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Henry, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Patrick, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward and the cities of Danville and Martinsville.

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