Rappahannock County has the
traditional County Board of Supervisors form of
government. The County has five voting districts that are
decennially revised based upon population: Hampton,
Jackson, Piedmont, Stonewall-Hawthorne, and Wakefield.
One supervisor is elected from each district.
County has a County Administrator, Deborah A. Keyser, who acts as the Zoning and Subdivision
Administrator. The Rappahannock County Planning
Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals are administrative
agents for the County and the Circuit Court,
respectively. They direct the administration of the
Zoning, Subdivision and Erosion and Sediment Control