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Augusta County Democratic Caucus – Board of Supervisors

The Augusta County Democratic Committee hereby announces that it will hold an assembled caucus at 6:30 PM on August 22, 2011 in the Smith Transfer West Room at the Augusta County Government Center in Verona, Virginia for the purpose of nominating candidates for the County Board of Supervisor for each Magisterial Districts of Augusta County.

Any person wishing to be a candidate for nomination shall file a written declaration of candidacy along with a $50.00 filing fee (payable to “Augusta County Democrats”) to Riley Murray, 2075 Long Meadow Road, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980, by 5:00 pm on August 15, 2011. No person who has failed to comply with these requirements will be considered for nomination.

The ballot shall include all individuals who prefile as specified above.

Individuals attending the caucus are asked to bring their Voter Registration Card. Any person attending the assembled caucus, before participating in the caucus, shall sign a standardized declaration form stating that he/she: (1) is a Democrat, (2) does not intend to support any candidate who is opposed to the Democratic nominee in the ensuing general election, and (3) is a registered voter in the County of Augusta in the Magisterial District that they intend to register their vote. Declaration forms will be available beginning at 6:00 PM and must be filled out at the caucus prior to voting at 6:30 PM. Doors to the caucus will be closed at that time and no person may complete a form or enter the caucus after that time with the exception of those persons in line at 6:30 PM.

In the event only one qualified person prefiles for any office, that person shall be declared and certified to the State Board of Elections as the Democratic Candidate for that office and that part of the caucus shall be canceled. In the event no qualified person prefiles for any office, that part of the caucus will be canceled. However, in the event a person prefiles that has not been a Democratic candidate before, the caucus for that office shall be held for that person’s nomination to be confirmed. To be confirmed, a candidate must receive a majority vote of those participating in the caucus for each specific Magisterial District. A notice will issued and published in the same manner and venue as this notice in the event the caucus is cancelled.

Persons attending the caucus will be asked to pay a voluntary administrative fee of $10.00 to cover costs of the caucus. No person shall be denied participating in the caucus for failure to pay the fee.


Members of the Board of Supervisors are elected for four-year terms which expire in 2011.


Jolivue Victory Worship Center

Stuarts Draft Elem. Stuarts Draft Elementary School

Verona Augusta County Government Center


Crimora Crimora United Methodist Church

New Hope New Hope United Methodist Church

Weyers Cave Weyers Cave Community Center



Fort Defiance Clymore Elementary School

North River North River Elementary School

Mount Solon Sangerville-Towers Ruritan Hall

Churchville Fire Churchville Fire Station


Buffalo Gap Buffalo Gap High School

Churchville Elem. Churchville Elementary School

Craigsville Craigsville Community Center

Deerfield Deerfield Fire Station

Cedar Green Beverley Manor Elementary School


Greenville Riverheads High School

Middlebrook Middlebrook Fire Station

Spottswood Spottswood Community Center

White Hill White Hill Church of the Brethren


Sherando Sherando Community Center

Stuarts Draft Rescue Stuarts Draft Rescue Squad Building

Lyndhurst Wilson Fire Station


Dooms Hugh K. Cassell Elementary School

Fishersville Yancey Fire Station

Wilson Valley Vo-Tech Center

For further information please contact Riley Murray, Chairman of the Augusta County Democratic Committee, at 2075 Long Meadow Rd, Waynesboro, Virginia or at 540 290 5733 or at

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