REGULATIONS ON OPEN FIRES
NO open burning in
the Town of South Hill. Direct any questions to the South Hill Fire Department.
A person can register
to vote at the Mecklenburg County Voter Registrarís Office at 439 Madison Street
Boydton, VA. 434-447-7636 or 434-738-6191 ext. 4313
All new construction, renovations or additions to
existing structures require a building permit. Building permits are issued by
the Building Inspector, located in the South Hill
Town Office, 211 South Mecklenburg Avenue South
Hill, VA. (434)
All businesses (except contractors and peddlers) must
have a definite place of business within the corporate limits of South Hill to
be sold a business license. The definite place of business can be their
residence. If they are not located within South Hill, they do not buy a license.
The fee varies upon type of business. Business licenses may be obtained at the
South Hill Town Office, 211 South Mecklenburg Avenue. (434) 447-5041
A permit for Yard Sales is required. Yard Sales may
only be held on residential property. No fee and only 4 per year. Contact the
Town Office, 211 South Mecklenburg Avenue. (434) 447-3191
In the Town of South Hill, residential pick-up is done
once a week. To find out which days it is picked up in your area, please call
the Town Office (434) 447-3191. A monthly fee of $7.00 is added to the water
bill for this service.
Dominion Virginia Power provides electric service in
the Town of South Hill. 1-888-667-3000
Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative provides service to
county residents 434-372-6100.
CenturyLink and Buggs Island Telephone Company provides
service to this area. CenturyLink, Residential
service 1-888-723-8010; Business Service 1-800-786-6272. Buggs Island Telephone (434)
WATER & SEWER SERVICE
The Town of South Hill provides service in the town
limits. (434) 447-3191 211 South Mecklenburg Avenue
Aluminum, Cardboard and
Newspaper tan collection boxes are located at Food Lion, 1022 West Atlantic
Street (Hwy 47) South Hill, VA.
Comcast provides service in South Hill.
1-800-266-2278. Lake Gaston Cable TV offers service in some parts of the
county. (800) 448-0490
The South Hill Post Office is located at 216 E. Ferrell
Street. The Bracey Post Office is on state Rt. 903. Ebony's Post Office is on
state Rd 626. The LaCrosse Post Office is on Main Street.
DRIVERS LICENSE & CAR
Department of Motor Vehicles
206 South Brunswick Avenue
South Hill, Virginia 23970
TOWN OR MECKLENBURG COUNTY DECAL
South Hill Chamber of Commerce 201
South Mecklenburg Avenue South Hill, Va. 23970 (434)
Bring Virginia registration card to obtain Town or
County decal. Cost $25.00 per year. Decals may be transferred, should you trade
vehicles or need to replace a windshield. Anyone transferring a decal should
bring at least a portion of the original decal, along with the receipt and the
new vehicle registration to the Chamber Office. A transfer decal will cost
$2.00. Decals are due March 31st each year. A $25 penalty will be added as of
April 1st. If you purchase a new vehicle anytime during the year, YOU MUST
purchase your decal within 30 days to avoid the $25 penalty. A public notice will be placed on
local radio stations and in local newspapers during the month of March as a
reminder of the due date. No notice is mailed.
All Town and
County Taxes must be paid BEFORE a decal can be purchased.
VIRGINIA STATE VEHICLE
Inspections must be done annually. There are numerous
inspection stations in the town and county. Most garages, car centers, tire
sales and service stations perform this service.
The Mecklenburg Sun (434) 447-4823 - Ms. Lisa Clary
South Hill, VA
The News Progress (434) 372-5156 - Keith Corum Chase
The South Hill Enterprise (434) 447-3178 P.O. Box
60 South Hill, Va.
WSHV 1370 AM
Gospel and Old School 434-447-4007 South Hill, VA
101.9 FM Oldies 434-447-4007, Tradio 434-447-7128 South Hill, VA
FM Country 919-693-7900 Oxford, NC
FM Public Radio 1-800-476-2357 Richmond, VA
FM 252-536-3115 Weldon, NC
Dial 911 For South Hill Police Department, South
Hill Volunteer Fire Department and Southside Rescue Squad
Real Estate and personal
property tax bills are to be paid by January 5th. A ten percent late penalty is
added to all tax bills starting January 6th, plus interest accrued monthly. If
there are any questions concerning town taxes, contact the Town Office.
Real estate and personal property tax bills are
sent out in April and October. The bills are to be paid by June 5th and December
5th. A ten percent plus interest late penalty is added to all tax bills starting
December 6th. If there are any questions concerning county taxes contact the
County Office. 434-447-7636 ext. 4251 or 434-738-6191 ext. 4244.
All dogs over the age
of 4 months need to be licensed and receive dog tags once a year. Dog tags go
on sale November 1st and must be purchased by January 31st. Proof of a current
rabies vaccination must be presented. Dog tags can only be purchased at the
Mecklenburg County Treasurerís Office, 311 Washington Street Boydton, VA
434-447-7636 ext. 4251 or 434-738-6191 ext. 4244
The local branch of the YMCA is located at 116 North
Mecklenburg Avenue, South Hill (434) 447-9622
A license may be purchased at Wal-Mart 315 Furr Street, South Hill, Va. (434) 447-3610
or at Graham Hardware 106 South Mecklenburg Ave South HIll, VA (434) 447-3779