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Area Contact Information

Animal Information

Dog Licenses—Danville
434-799-5140

Animal Control—Pittsylvania County
434-432-7937

Humane Society
434-799-0843

Building Codes/Permits

City of Danville
434-799-5261

Pittsylvania County
434-432-7755

Communications and Media
Magazines

Showcase Magazine
877-638-8685  
showcasemagazine.com/

Evince Magazine
877-638-8685 
evincemagazine.com

Emerge Magazine
877-638-8685 
emergeva.com

Newpapers

Danville Register & Bee (daily)
434-793-2311  
www.godanriver.com

The Star-Tribune (weekly)
434-432-2791  
www.chathamstartribune.com

Radio Stations

Country Legends 103.7 FM
434-799-1010 
www.countrylegends1037.com

News Radio 1330 WBTM
434-793-4411  
www.wbtmdanville.com

WAKG FM 103.3
434-797-4290  
www.wakg.com

WDVA—Great Gospel
434-797-1266

WKBY
434-432-8108

WMNA
434-656-1234

WWDN 104.5 FM & 1580 AM
434-799-1010
www.1045thedan.com

Television Stations

WDBJ 7
540-344-7000  
www.wdbj7.com/

WGSR 47
434-549-8548

WSET-TV Virginia’s 13 ABC
434-797-9713  
www.wset.com

WSLS 10
540-981-9126  
www.wsls.com 

Driver's License/Auto Registration

www.dmv.state.va.us

A Virginia driver’s license is required after residence has been established.  A person must be 16 years and three months of age to obtain a Virginia driver’s license.

To license an automobile in Virginia, a valid title of ownership must be established with the state and proof of sales and use tax furnished.  Vehicles must be inspected annually.

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
Phone: 866-368-5463
Offices: 600 Cleveland Street, Danville and 1301-H Main Street, Altavista

Emergency Services

Emergency Medical Services: 911

Emergency Fire Department: 911

Garbage Collection

City of Danville
434-799-5245

Town of Chatham
434-432-9515

Town of Gretna
434-656-6572

Town of Hurt
434-324-4411

First Piedmont Corp.
434-432-0211

Libraries

Danville Public Library
434-799-5195

Danville Law Library
434-799-5118

Danville Library—Westover
434-799-5152

Pittsylvania County Library
434-432-3271

Pittsylvania Library—Gretna 
434-656-2579

Pittsylvania Library - Mt. Hermon
434-835-0326

Pittsylvania Library—Brosville-Cascade
434-685-1285

Medical Facilities

Danville Regional Medical Center provides hospital and medical services for the regional population.
www.danvilleregional.org
434-799-2100

Centra Gretna Medical Center provides 24-hour emergency services, a helipad,  and an on-site ambulance.  
www.centrahealth.com/gretnamedicalcenter 
434-656-1274

Pittsylvania-Danville Health Department
434-799-5190 & 434-432-7232


Health/Rehabilitation Centers and Nursing Homes

Chatham Health and Rehabilitation Center
434-432-0471

Gretna Healthcare Center
434-656-1206

Piney Forest Health Care Center
434-799-1565

Riverside Health Care Center
434-791-3800

Roman Eagle Memorial Home
434-836-9510

Stratford Healthcare Center
434-799-4540

Assisted Living

Abingdon Place of Danville
434-799-1930

Emeritus of Danville
434-791-3180

Stratford House
434-799-2266

Police (Non-Emergencies)

Danville Police Department
434-799-5111

Danville Sheriff’s Office
434-799-5135

Pittsylvania County Sheriff
434-432-7800

Chatham Police Department
434-432-9515

Gretna Police Department
434-656-6123

Hurt Police Department
434-324-8511

Virginia State Police
800-553-3144

Transportation

Bus Transportation—Danville
434-799-5144

Danville Regional Airport
434-799-5110

Danville Taxi
434-793-5671

Greyhound Bus Lines
800-231-2222

Herndon Limousine Service
434-792-1521

Yellow Cab
434-791-1666

Utilities
Electrical Power

Appalachian Power a unit of American Electric Power
800-956-4237

City of Danville
434-799-5155

Dominion Virginia Power
888-667-3000

Mecklenburg Electric
434-656-1288

Southside Electric
800-552-2118

Cable

Comcast Cable
888-266-2278
www.xfinity.com

Chatmoss Cablevision
434-685-1521
www.comcastspotlight.com

DIRECTV
855-463-7359
www.directvdeals.com

Frontier Communications
877-914-7959
www.frontier.com/shop/tv

Internet Services

Comcast
888-233-5638
www.xfinity.com

Frontier Communications
877-914-7959
www.frontier.com/shop/tv

Gamewood
434-799-4611

GCR Online
800-239-8670

Mecklenburg Communications
877-888-8290

FairPoint Communications
434-656-2291

Verizon
877-773-8399
www.verizoninternet.com 

Natural Gas

City of Danville
434-799-5280

Columbia Gas of Virginia
800-543-8911

Telephone Service

FairPoint Communications:
434-656-2291

Verizon:
(800) 837-4966

Residential Services
(800) 826-2355 – Business Services

Water

City of Danville
434-799-5280

Pittsylvania County Service Authority
434-836-7135

Town of Chatham
434-432-9515

Town of Gretna
434-656-6572

Town of Hurt
434-324-4411

Voting

To vote in Virginia, a person must be 18 years old and a resident of the Commonwealth.  Voter registration is required 30 days prior to a general election.

Voter Registration

Danville
434-799-6560

Pittsylvania County
434-432-7971

Resource List

Better Business Bureau
540-342-3455; 800-533-5501

Community Foundation of the Dan River Region
434-793-0884

Dan River Business Development Center
434-793-9100

Danville Community Market
434-797-8961

Danville Economic Development Office
434-793-1753

Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce
434-836-6990

Danville Welcome Center
434-793-4636

Downtown Danville Association
434-791-4470

Longwood University SBDC: Dan River
434-797-8482

Pittsylvania County Economic Development
434-432-7974

Social Security Administration
800-772-1213

U.S. Postal Service
Danville
434-792-4576

Chatham
434-432-4321

Gretna
434-656-1830

Hurt
434-324-4804

Veterans Affairs
800-827-1000