At its Jan. 8 meeting, the Region 2000 Service Authority unanimously voted to authorize the retainer of attorney Jeremy Carroll to represent the Authority in a pending lawsuit regarding the distribution of excess revenue funds. The funds in question amount to more than $2.5 million. 

The Region 2000 Service Authority is a four-member entity comprised of representatives from Appomattox County, Campbell County, City of Lynchburg and Nelson County. The authority operates the landfills on behalf of the localities which they represent. 

With the lawsuit by Campbell County and the City of Lynchburg served on the Authority, it’s only a matter of time before this matter of semantics is made clear moving forward. 

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