VIG provides Virginia localities a range of resources, from the ASKVIG inquiry service and web-based local government compensation data to the local Virginia tax rate data (free to VIG members). VIG also conducts the annual Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) survey.

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Local Tax Rates Book

The Virginia Local Tax Rates book features tax information for all 38 cities, 95 counties, and 134 of the state’s 192 incorporated towns.

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VDOT Annual Survey

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) contracts the Weldon Cooper Center to conduct this annual survey.

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ASKVIG Service

AskVIG, through a managed email system, provides localities access to the expertise of local government colleagues in Virginia.


Compensation Survey

This survey provides reliable current pay and classification information for jurisdictions throughout Virginia.

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FOIA Guide (2018)

The Freedom of Information Act Guide was published by the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia and the Weldon Cooper Center.

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Handbook for Virginia Mayors & Council Members

The latest edition of the Virginia Municipal League's handbook is a valuable resource for elected officials.

The Virginia Newsletter has been retired for the time being. You can view archived newsletters here.