The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Executive Committee will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 11:30 a.m., followed by a meeting of the full council starting at 1 p.m. The meetings will be held in the large first floor conference room of the Halifax County IDA, 1100 Confroy Drive in South Boston.

The meetings are public and for the purpose of conducting the regular business of the council, receiving reports from committees, hearing remarks from the Deputy Director of GO Virginia, and other routine matters of business. The Executive Committee and Council may elect to go into Executive Session for discussion about the Project Pipeline and personnel matters.

GO Virginia is the Commonwealth’s business-led economic development initiative. The mission of GO Virginia is to encourage collaboration among business, education, and government in each region, on activities that will enhance private sector growth and opportunity, economic competitiveness, and alignment of workforce development programs with the needs of the employers in the regions.  GO Virginia is managed within nine regions of Virginia.

Southern Virginia GO Region 3 includes the counties of Patrick, Henry, Pittsylvania, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, Nottoway, Prince Edward, Lunenburg, Buckingham, Cumberland, Charlotte, Amelia and the cities of Martinsville and Danville.