Welcome to the Town of Drakes Branch web site. The Town of Drakes Branch was incorporated on April 14, 1903. As of the 2010 Census, the town's population was 530 people.

The town office is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The Town of Drakes Branch provides water and sewer services, trash pick-up, a Volunteer Fire Department, and Town Law Enforcement.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the town office at 434-568-3091 or email us at drakesbr@hovac.com.


Special Events/Announcements:



In June 2017 Drakes Branch conducted two visioning sessions where residents, business owners, and other interested parties worked together to develop a vision for the future of Downtown Drakes Branch. To review a summary report from these sessions, please click here.  For more information about the sessions or getting involved in the town's planning process, contact the town office at 434-568-3091.



2017 Farmer's Market is Open!
The Charlotte County Farmer's Market at Drakes Branch opened the first Friday in May and will be open every Friday this market season from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The Market, located at the Drakes Branch pavilion on Drakes Main Street, will also be open one Saturday each month as advertised. The local farmer's market offers a variety of fresh produce, meats, handmade soaps, handcrafted items, baked goods and other items in a great community atmosphere.  For more information contact the Charlotte County Extension Office at 434-542-5884 or visit the market's Facebook page.


Non-Discrimination Statement:

“This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”   If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.


  Freedom of Information Act Policies and Procedures:
  Details regarding the town's policies and procedures for requests for information under the Freedom of Information Act can be viewed here.

Town of Drakes Branch
P.O. Box 191 - 4800
Drakes Branch Main St.
Drakes Branch, VA 23937
Phone: 434-568-3091
Email Us: drakesbr@hovac.com
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