Farmville, Va. – State, local and federal officials convened in Farmville on June 5 for a Virginia Rural Housing Roundtable luncheon designed to spark dialog around affordability, availability and other issues affecting rural housing across the Commonwealth.
More than 70 people participated in the event, which was hosted by the Virginia Rural Center and held on the campus of Longwood University.
Richmond, Va. – At the Rural Caucus meeting on January 31, broadband internet access and economic development took center stage, with discussions led by representatives of GO Virginia, the Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association (VCTA) and others.
Sen. Frank Ruff, Chairman of the Center for Rural Virginia, kicked off the meeting noting special guests from the VCTA who came to express their su...
RICHMOND, Va. – Governor Ralph Northam will be the keynote speaker at the Rural Caucus Reception and Dinner on Feb. 7 in Richmond when state, business and civic leaders gather to discuss the future of rural Virginia in 2018.
Richmond, Va. – The Rural Caucus for the General Assembly of Virginia elected its two key leaders for the 2018 session in its first meeting of the year, the Center for Rural Virginia announced today. Senator Frank Ruff will serve as Chairman and Del. Keith Hodges as Vice Chairman.
Senator Ruff-R has served in the Virginia Senate since 2000 and previously served in the Virginia House of Delegat...