Town Clerk

The Town Clerk is appointed by the Town Council and also serves as Administrative Assistant to the Town Manager. 

Responsibilities include:
  • Serving as support to the Town Manager and Town Council
  • Acting as a liaison between the Council and citizens
  • Preserving official historical records
  • Conducting a wide variety of functions as required by the Town Code and Virginia statutes
  • Serving as the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer for the Town
Janet W. Jones, CZO, is Town Clerk for Gordonsville, and may be contacted as follows:
Phone:  (540) 832-2233
Fax:  (540) 832-2449
Post Office Box 276

112 South Main Street
Gordonsville, Virginia  22942
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., M-F

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Rights & Responsibilities:
The Rights of Requesters and the Responsibilities of the
Town of Gordonsville under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act

The Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), located § 2.2-3700 et seq. of the Code of Virginia, guarantees citizens of the Commonwealth and representatives of the media access to public records held by public bodies, public officials, and public employees.

To request records from the Town of Gordonsville, please contact the Town Clerk. The full rights and responsibilities of the Town of Gordonsville under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act are available at this link.

The Virginia Freedom of Information Advisory Council is also available to answer questions about FOIA. The Council may be contacted by e-mail to, or by phone at (804) 225-3056 or [toll free] 1-866-448-4100.