The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Council will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20.

This virtual meeting is open to the public.

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, 2020 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 council will receive reports from specific committees, staff and invited guests, including review and amendment of the FY 21 Capacity-Building budget as needed, and may review and act on proposed or submitted project applications.

The Region 3 Council may elect to go into Executive Session for discussion about the pending projects and submitted project applications, vendor contracts, and personnel matters. The Council’s agenda packet will be available for review on January 15, 2021 on the GO Virginia Region 3 website (

Interested parties should use the following link to access the Jan. 20 1 p.m. virtual Zoom meeting

The password is 202011.

Phone access is available by dialing 1-929 205 6099; the meeting ID is 339 011 5898; and the password is 202011.

A time for public comments will be included in the meeting; and written public comments may be sent prior to 8 a.m. Jan. 20 to

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. For more information, visit and sign up for the Region 3 monthly newsletter or connect with GO Virginia Region 3 on Facebook or LinkedIn.