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Our mission is to protect and improve the welfare of the animals and citizens of Sussex County through humane education, enforcement, and professional presence, to provide a safe, humane shelter for unwanted, stray, abused, and lost animals.
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Virginia Cooperative Extension's urban programs focus in the major areas of agriculture, 4-H youth development, and family and consumer sciences...
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The County Administrator leads the daily operations of the County government center in meeting the needs of the citizens of Sussex County.
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In collaboration with Waste Management, Inc., the County of Sussex is provided several transfer stations where Citizens of the county can discard refuse.
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The Finance Department is responsible for accounts payable, payroll, general accounting, budget, financial reporting and grant administration...
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The General District Court handles traffic violations, minor criminal cases and conducts preliminary hearings for more serious criminal cases called felonies.
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The General Registrar is appointed by the Sussex Electoral Board for a four year term. The General Registrar does not serve as representative of any political party.
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Working together to foster healthy communities through disease prevention & control, health promotion, environmental protection and emergency preparedness & response.
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The Sussex County Housing Office is committed to assisting low to moderate income (LMI) residents to obtain and maintain safe, decent, sanitary and affordable housing.
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The Industrial Development Authority meets quarterly. Meeting dates will be announced as they are made available.
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The principal function of the Magistrate is to provide an independent unbiased review of complaints brought to the office by Police Officers, Sheriffs, Deputies, and Citizens.
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This office oversees the Emergency Operations within Sussex County (Fire/Rescue), Emergency Planning, operates the Emergency Operations Center, provides public education/safety training, responds to incidents of hazardous materials, writes grants and serves as Risk Manager.
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People helping people triumph over poverty, abuse and neglect to shape strong futures for themselves, their families and communities!.
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Victim/Witness Assistance Program helps ensure fair and compassionate treatment to crime victims whether or not an arrest has been made.
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