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Virginia Resources Authority

The Virginia Resources Authority (VRA) provides innovative, cost-effective and sustainable financial solutions to build vibrant and healthy Virginia communities.

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Created by the General Assembly in 1984, VRA supports community investments in the following areas: water, wastewater, local government buildings, public safety, transportation, energy, parks & recreation, solid waste, airports, brownfield remediation & redevelopment, federal facility development, flood prevention & dam safety, land conservation & preservation, broadband, site acquisition & development for economic & community development, administrative & operations systems, defective drywall correction & restoration, and oyster restoration.

Since its inception, VRA has funded more than 1,000 critical projects across the Commonwealth exceeding $7 billion of investment in Virginia’s communities. Financing solutions draw on VRA’s creativity and unique ability to provide revolving fund loans to localities at below-market interest rates and to issue bonds backed by the moral obligation of the Commonwealth. The VRA staff offers extensive experience and expertise in a variety of financings and provides ongoing assistance to localities in connection with their public projects.

This ability to maximize value for local communities with cost-effective and innovative financing options has made VRA the choice provider of infrastructure financing for Virginia communities.


Mailing Address

Virginia Resources Authority
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1920
Richmond, VA 23219



(804) 644-3100

Locations & Hours

Main Location

1111 East Main Street, Suite 1920
Richmond, VA 23219
  • M 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • T 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • W 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Th 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • F 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • S closed
  • Su closed