Historic Courthouse Area Advisory Committee

Purpose:The Historic Courthouse Area Advisory Committee provides advice to the Board of Supervisors and County Administration regarding proposals for activities, events, funding and future plans that are proposed within the historic courthouse area. The committee promotes this historic area as a cultural and educational center of the county and ensures its preservation for future generations.


The oversight area includes the buildings and grounds bounded by the Courthouse Library to the south, the Bicentennial Park to the east, the old Clerk’s Office to the north and U.S. Route 301 to the west. The area is part of the Hanover Courthouse Historic District, which is listed in the Virginia Landmarks Register.




Four at-large members appointed by the Board of Supervisors, one representative of the Hanover County School Board, two representatives of the Historical Commission and two representatives of the Hanover Tavern Foundation

Terms of Service:

One year term

Contact Person(s):

Claudia Cheely, Senior Planner II 

Meeting Schedule:

No set meeting schedule, the committee meets as needed

Meeting Location:

Planning Department Conference Room - 2nd Floor
Hanover County Administration Building
7516 County Complex Road
Hanover, VA 23069

Further Information:

(804) 365-6171