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Newcomer Information

Newcomer Information

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce is located at:

1 Government Center Place, Suite D, Abingdon, VA
Telephone:276-628.8141
Email: chamber@bvu.net

The Chamber provides maps of the area, extra telephone books, brochures on area attractions, business directories, lists of Community organizations, churches, industries, and apartments. Also the homes magazine (local realtors listing) are available every month.

 

VOTING

Residents may register to vote Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Registrars office located at the Department of Motor Vehicles located at 25552 Lee Highway, Abingdon.   Telephone   276-623-6227.

 

 

LICENSE PLATES

Newcomers must purchase license plates within 30 days of establishing residence in Virginia at the Division of Motor Vehicles at 25552 Lee Highway, Abingdon.
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 – 12:30
Telephone  866-368-5463. or at the Washington County Treasurer’s Office 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA   Telephone  276-676-6272.

 

 

DRIVERS LICENSE

New residents must apply for a drivers license within 30 days of establishing resident in Virginia at the Division of Motor Vehicles at 25552 Lee Highway, Abingdon. 
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Saturday  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Telephone 866-368-5463
New Virginia residents must pass an eye test and surrender their valid driver’s license from another state.

 

 

WASHINGTON COUNTY DOG TAGS

All dogs six months or older must have a county dog tag.  You must provide proof of your dog’s rabies vaccination signed by a licensed veterinarian.  The charge is $7.00 female dog, male dog $7.00, spayed and neutered $4.00.

 

Dog Tags may be purchased at the Washington County Treasurer’s Office
1 Government Center Place, Abingdon    Telephone 276-676-6272.

 

TOWN INFORMATION

Town of Abingdon      133 West Main Street, Abingdon   276-628-3167
Town of Damascus    Laurel Avenue, Damascus   276-475-3831
Town of Glade Spring  113 East Glade Street   276-429-5134

 

 

ELECTRIC SERVICE

To establish new service:
Appalachian Power Company; 1-877-237-2886
Bristol Virginia Utilities&nb 1-276-669-4112

 

 

NATURAL GAS

ATMOS ENERGY
Telephone   888-824-3434 

 

 

WATER SERVICE

Washington County, (Abingdon, Damascus and Glade Spring)
Washington County Service Authority
25122 Regal Drive, Abingdon, Virginia
Telephone   (276)628-7151
Bristol Virginia Utilities (southwestern portion of Washington County)
1-276-669-4112
 

SEWER

Abingdon    (276)628-4114
Damascus     (276)475-3831
Glade Spring   (276)429-5134

 

 

TRASH PICKUP

Washington County
Waste Management    1 423-323-7143
BFI   1 800-551-3747

 

Abingdon  (276)628-2361
Damascus  (276)475-3831
Glade Spring  (276)429-5134

 

TELEPHONE SERVICE

To establish new service:  CenturyLink provides local telephone service (276)628-2181

 

 

TELEVISION CABLE 

Comcast Corporation, 432 East Main Street, Suite B, Abingdon, VA  (1-800-COMCAST) 1-800-266-2278 or 423-282-8386 www.comcast.com

BVU OptiNet 276-698-3210(Abingdon) 276-821-6100(Bristol) www.bvu-optinet.com

 

 

RECREATION

Harry Coomes Recreation Center
300 Stanley Street
Abingdon, Virginia  24210
Telephone (276)623-5279

 

Washington County Recreation Department    www.washcova.com
1 Government Center Place
Abingdon, Virginia  24210
Telephone (276)676-6212

 

PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Washington County School Board
812 Thompson Drive
Abingdon, Virginia  24210
Telephone (276)739-3000

 

 

PUBLIC LIBRARY

Washington County Public Library
Corner of Valley and Oak Hill Streets
Abingdon, Virginia  24210
Telephone (276)676-6222

 

 

INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS

Comcast  1-888-793-9800        www.comcast.com
CenturyLink      1-877-646-3282     www.sprint.com/local
BVUB        1-276-821-6100     www.bvu-optinet.com

 

 

DAILY NEWSPAPERS

(HOME DELIVERY)

 

Bristol Herald Courier
Telephone (276)628-6632

 

WEEKLY NEWSPAPERS

Washington County News
Telephone (276)628-7101