The terms of three Lynchburg School Board members will expire on Friday, June 30, 2017. The two members representing School Districts 2 and 3 are eligible to be considered for re-appointment. The representative from School District 1 is not eligible for re-appointment.
Lynchburg City Council invites residents interested in serving on the School Board to visit www.lynchburgva.gov/school-board
to complete an online application. A printable version of the application is also available on the website or you may obtain a copy from the Clerk of Council Office, City Hall, 900 Church Street, from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
City Council will make appointments for three-year terms of office commencing July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2020.
A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:30 p.m., to receive nominations for City Council’s consideration of appointment or re-appointment to the three School Board positions (one from each district). The public hearing will be held in the Council Chamber, City Hall, 900 Church Street, and applications must be received by the Clerk of Council prior to the May 9 public hearing.
LYNCHBURG CITY SCHOOL BOARD SCHOOL DISTRICTS
School District I
Bound on the north by the James River; bound on the west by the Bedford County line; bound on the south by the Bedford County line; bound on the east that starts at the Bedford County line and Route 221, north on Route 221 to Blackwater Creek;, along Blackwater Creek to the Southern Railroad, east along the Southern Railroad to Seventh Street, north along Seventh Street to the James River.
School District II
The western boundary begins at the James River going south on Seventh Street to the Southern Railroad; west along the Southern Railroad to Blackwater Creek; Blackwater Creek south to Route 221; south on Route 221 to the Bedford County line; bound on the south by the Bedford County line beginning at Route 221 to the Norfolk & Western Railroad; east along the Norfolk & Western Railroad; north to Timberlake Road; north along Timberlake Road to Fort Avenue continuing to Liggates Road; east along Liggates Road to the Norfolk & Western Railroad; north along the Northern & Western Railroad to 14th Street; north on 14th Street to Washington Street; north along 14th Street to Washington Street; north along Washington Street to Main Street; east along Main Street to the Lynchburg Expressway; north along the Lynchburg Expressway to the James River; bound on the north by the James River.
School District III
The western boundary follows the Lynchburg Expressway north to Main Street; west along Main street to Washington Street; south along Washington Street to 14th Street continuing to the Norfolk & Western Railroad; south along the Norfolk & Western Railroad to Liggates Road; west along Liggates Road to Fort Avenue continuing along Timberlake Road to the Norfolk & Western Railroad; along the Norfolk & Western Railroad to the Bedford County line; the southern boundary is the Bedford County – Campbell County line; the eastern boundary is the Campbell County line; the northern boundary is the James River.