Welcome to the Town of Drakes
Branch web site. The Town of Drakes Branch was incorporated
on April 14, 1903. As of the 2010 Census, the town's population
was 530 people.
The town office is open Monday
- Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The Town of Drakes Branch
provides water and sewer services, trash pick-up, a Volunteer
Fire Department, and Town Law Enforcement.
If you have any questions
or concerns, please contact the town office at 434-568-3091
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
UPDATE - REPORT FROM THE DRAKES
BRANCH VISIONING SESSIONS
In June 2017
Drakes Branch conducted two visioning sessions where residents, business owners, and other
interested parties worked together to develop a vision for
the future of Downtown Drakes Branch. To review a summary
report from these sessions, please click
more information about the sessions or getting involved in
the town's planning process, contact the town office at
Farmer's Market is Open!
The Charlotte County Farmer's Market at Drakes Branch opened
the first Friday in May and will be open every Friday this market
season from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
The Market, located at the Drakes Branch pavilion on Drakes
Main Street, will also be open one Saturday each month as
advertised. The local farmer's market offers a
variety of fresh produce, meats, handmade
soaps, handcrafted items, baked goods and other items in a great community
atmosphere. For more information contact the Charlotte
County Extension Office at 434-542-5884 or visit the
market's Facebook page.
“This institution is an equal opportunity provider and
employer.” If you wish to file a Civil Rights program
complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program
Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at
at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the
form. You may also write a letter containing all of the
information requested in the form. Send your completed
complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of
Agriculture, director, Office of Adjudication, 1400
Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by
fax (202) 690-7442 or email at