Best Practices

We are proud of the services we offer and the professional workforce of state employees that strives to do what is right and best for our citizens.

Travel Safely Know before you go! Check traffic and road conditions in advance and travel more safely. Get real-time traffic information from Virginia's free 511 mobile app, website or by calling 511.
Car Emergency Kit Are you prepared for an unexpected stay in your car, due to weather, breakdown or traffic jam? The Virginia Department of Emergency Management reminds you to make a car emergency kit now, and be ready, Virginia!
Human Services Help Find professional help for an elderly, disabled or unsheltered person or family, including locations of warming shelters. Get connected. Get answers. Call 2-1-1 or visit
Mapping Center Looking for a government office? Our mapping center has workforce centers, health departments and state police offices. You'll also find libraries, schools and hospitals on our interactive map of the commonwealth.
Commonwealth Calendar The Commonwealth Calendar announces official government meetings that are open to the public. Click on any date to search for listed meetings.

Looking for a particular meeting? Click here to search the calendar

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