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Posted on: July 2, 2015

Loudoun County Officials Offer Fireworks Safety Tips

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Did you know that more fires are reported on July 4th than on any other day of the year in the U.S.? Nearly half of these fires are caused by fireworks. Did you know that most often children and teens between the ages of... Details...

Posted on: June 30, 2015

Loudoun Breaks Ground on Another Road Improvement Project

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Loudoun County hosted a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday for the second segment of Crosstrail Boulevard from Claudia Drive to Sycolin Road. The first segment of Crosstrail Boulevard, from Kincaid Boulevard to Claudia Drive,... Details...

Posted on: June 30, 2015

Loudoun to Expand Crisis Intervention Team

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has been awarded a grant by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to expand the existing... Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Treasurer, Commissioner of the Revenue Offices Closed July 1 & 2

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Loudoun County’s tax assessment and collection systems will be replaced over the July Fourth holiday weekend, requiring the closure of the offices of Treasurer and Commissioner of the Revenue on Wednesday, July 1, and... More...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

Let the Games Begin! World Police & Fire Games Events to be Held in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County is among the jurisdictions in the region in which World Police and Fire Games events will be held June 26 through July 5, 2015. The event is expected to attract more than 10,000 athletes from more than 60... Details...

Posted on: June 26, 2015

EMS Transport Reimbursement Program to Begin in Loudoun County

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On Monday, July 6, 2015, Loudoun County will begin charging an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Fee. Funds raised through the EMS Transport Reimbursement Program will help offset costs associated with providing... Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

Surplus Store Transitioning from Bricks and Mortar to Exclusively Online

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Propelled by the success of its online auctions, the Loudoun County Surplus Store is transitioning from a bricks and mortar, fixed-price retail store to exclusively online auctions.

Since the county began selling items... More...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

Want to Grow Hops? Loudoun Launches Tool to Help Determine Land Suitability

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Loudoun County has launched a new, online, interactive mapping tool that citizens can use to determine the suitability of any parcel in Loudoun County for growing hops commercially. Hops are plants used in the production of... More...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s robust economy and prudent fiscal management practices and policies. Loudoun County... More...

Posted on: May 29, 2015

Lane Closures on Belmont Ridge Road Scheduled for June and July 2015

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Loudoun County officials announce that phased lane closures on Belmont Ridge Road between Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) and Riverside Parkway will take place throughout June and part of July 2015. The lane closures are... More...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

Public Meeting June 2 on Proposed Changes to Potomac Falls Commuter Bus Schedule

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Residents of the Potomac Falls and Cascades area are invited to a public meeting Tuesday, June 2, 2015, about proposed schedule changes to the Potomac Falls Commuter Bus Service. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p... More...

Posted on: May 27, 2015

Board of Supervisors' Transit Summit Set for 6:00 p.m., May 27

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a Transit Summit beginning at 6:00 p.m., tonight, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, S.E. in Leesburg.... Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Registration is Open for Bike to Work Day

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Registration is open for Bike to Work Day, planned for Friday, May 15, 2015. New and experienced bicycle commuters are invited to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by... More...

Posted on: April 24, 2015

Loudoun Offers Down Payment/Closing Cost Assistance Program

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Loudoun County offers financial assistance through the Down Payment/Closing Cost Assistance Program to first-time homebuyers. The program assists low to moderate-income homebuyers in purchasing homes in the county. ... More...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Loudoun County Launches LEx App

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Loudoun Express Request (LEx) is now available as an app!

LEx, launched on the web in late 2014, is a way for residents and businesses to submit requests and questions to Loudoun County and receive responses directly... More...

Posted on: April 20, 2015

Loudoun GIS Forum Set for May 6

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The tenth annual Loudoun GIS Forum will take place on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, on the campus of AOL in Loudoun County. This year’s theme is “The Internet of Things: The Changing World of Data Collection & Connectivity.”... Details...

Posted on: April 22, 2015

New Traffic Pattern for Gum Spring Road Between Evergreen Mill Road & Route 50

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A major change in the traffic pattern for Gum Spring Road between Evergreen Mill Road and Route 50 is expected to occur on or about Wednesday, April 29, 2015.

The existing section of Gum Spring Road adjacent to the Stone... Details...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

Dulles Community Outreach Project Hosts Final Community Work Session April 30

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Loudoun County encourages anyone interested in the future of the Dulles community to attend the final work session for the Dulles Community Outreach Project from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, April 30, 3015, at Mercer Middle... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2015

Dulles Community Outreach Project Schedules Second Round of Work Sessions

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Dulles community residents and business owners are encouraged to attend upcoming work sessions as part of Loudoun County’s Dulles Community Outreach Project. The next work sessions are scheduled from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on... Details...

Posted on: April 15, 2015

Loudoun Improves Online Format of Facilities Standards Manual

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Loudoun County has implemented a new format for the online version of the Facilities Standards Manual (FSM). The changes are aimed at enhancing a website user’s ability to search the FSM and are similar to the changes to the... Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Board of Supervisors, Delegate Ramadan Continue Fight to Lower Greenway Tolls

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This week, Delegate David Ramadan, who represents Virginia’s 87th District, and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors took new steps in the ongoing effort to lower Greenway tolls. Both Ramadan and Loudoun County filed... Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2015

Law Enforcement to Hold Locally Run Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Local law enforcement agencies are partnering for the first-ever locally run Prescription Drug “Take-Back” Day in Loudoun County in April. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department, the Town of... Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event Scheduled for April 18, 2015

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Loudoun residents are invited to participate in the next Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Harmony Park and Ride, 39464 East Colonial Highway, Hamilton, from 8:30 a.m. to 2... Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Career Fair April 17

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a “Secure Your Career” job fair on Friday, April 17, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. The career fair is open to the... More...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

Meningitis Case Detected in Loudoun County

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Following recent publicity surrounding a confirmed death from meningococcal meningitis in the county, the Loudoun County Health Department has received an increased number of calls from residents who may have been exposed to... Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2015

Board Proclaims April 1-7 Local Government Education Week in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has designated April 1-7, 2015, as Local Government Education Week.

The resolution, adopted by the Board Wednesday, recognizes that local governments “provide valuable services to... More...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Board of Supervisors Adopts Fiscal Year 2016 Budget, Fully Funding Schools

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $2.2 billion for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16). The adopted budget fully funds the Loudoun... Details...

Posted on: March 31, 2015

Loudoun County Kicks Off Rideshare Rewards Program

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Get rewarded for carpooling! Loudoun County Commuter Services, in conjunction with NuRide, is launching a Rideshare Rewards program for carpoolers. To be eligible for the Rideshare Rewards, participants must:

Posted on: March 31, 2015

Loudoun Workforce Center Offers Youth Employment and Education Services

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center offers job preparation and education services to eligible young adults ages 17-21 to equip them with the skills needed to be successful in today’s workforce. Services offered are part... More...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Ricky Barker is New Director of Planning and Zoning

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Ricky Barker is Loudoun County’s new Director of the Department of Planning and Zoning, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Barker was selected after a nationwide search to replace Julie Pastor who retired... Details...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

County Issues RFP for Old Arcola Elementary School

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Loudoun County has issued a Request for Partnership Proposal for the improvement, rehabilitation, or reuse of the Old Arcola Elementary School building and adjacent property, located at 24244 Gum Spring Road in Sterling. The... More...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

Loudoun County Conducting Cat Abandonment Investigation

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The Loudoun County Department of Animal Services is seeking information regarding the identity of a woman who may have information regarding the possible abandonment of a cat in a parking lot in Sterling.

Animal Services... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Officials Break Ground for Russell Branch Parkway Project

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The Russell Branch Parkway construction project is officially underway. Loudoun County officials held a groundbreaking ceremony for the project Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at the project site near the intersection of Russell... Details...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

Board of Supervisors Elects Ralph Buona Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has elected Ashburn District Supervisor Ralph Buona Vice Chairman. Buona replaces Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams who has stepped down as Vice Chairman. In the absence of... Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2015

Circuit Clerk Gary Clemens Swears in Loudoun Electoral Board Members

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Circuit Clerk Gary Clemens Swears in Loudoun Electoral Board Members

Loudoun County Circuit Court Clerk Gary Clemens has sworn in Kristen Kalina, the newest member of the Loudoun County Electoral Board, and Ellen Heald,... More...

Posted on: March 2, 2015

Loudoun Launches Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Reporting Phone Line and Website

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Loudoun County is launching a fraud, waste and abuse reporting telephone line and website, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Monday. The new service is confidential, anonymous and secure.

“Loudoun County is... More...

Posted on: February 27, 2015

Ernest Brown is New Director of General Services

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Ernest Brown is Loudoun County’s new Director of the Department of General Services, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Friday. Brown was selected after a nationwide search to replace Richard Pezzullo who retired... Details...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

Loudoun Seeks Public’s Help in Development of Future Transit Network

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The Loudoun County government is giving citizens the opportunity to help develop the county’s future transit network.

Loudoun has begun work on its Transit Development Plan (TDP), a six-year bus operations plan. The TDP... More...

Posted on: March 19, 2015

Dulles Community Outreach Project Work Session Set for March 26

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The future of the Dulles Community is the topic of a Dulles Community Outreach Project work session set for 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday March 26, 2015, in the Stone Hill Middle School cafeteria, 23415 Evergreen Ridge Drive... Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2015

Groundbreaking for Russell Branch Parkway Set for March 25

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The public is invited to attend the groundbreaking for the Russell Branch Parkway construction project scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at the project site near the intersection of Russell Branch Parkway... Details...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

Loudoun Partners with Regional Agencies in Northern Virginia Housing Expo

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Loudoun County is among the sponsors of the Northern Virginia Housing Expo scheduled for 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Herndon High School, 700 Bennett Street in Herndon.

The theme of the event is... Details...

Posted on: March 13, 2015

Public's Help Sought in Naming Two County Parks and Adult Day Center

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has directed the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services to initiate the public participation process for naming two new county park sites and the county’s adult day... Details...

Posted on: February 23, 2015

Loudoun Launches New Online System for Board of Supervisors Documents

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Loudoun County has expanded and improved its system for displaying Board of Supervisors documents online.

Loudoun is now using the Laserfiche document management and records retention system for documents related to the... Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2015

Dulles Community Outreach Project Hosts Transportation Meeting March 12

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Loudoun County will host a Dulles Community Outreach Transportation Information Session, Thursday, March 12, 2015, at the Stone Ridge Clubhouse, 24609 Nettle Mill Square in Aldie. The information session is the first in a... Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2015

Sterling Teen Job Fair is Saturday, March 7, 2015

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The 7th annual Sterling Teen Job Fair will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., at the Claude Moore Recreation Center 46105 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling. The fair is free. More information is online Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2015

Time Change is Sunday! Set Your Clocks Ahead and Check Smoke Alarm Batteries

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On Sunday, March 8, 2015, it's time to "Spring Forward" and set our clocks ahead one hour to Daylight Saving Time. The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management reminds citizens that the... Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2015

Four Things to Know as Winter Weather Approaches

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1. Know the Forecast

  • The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the Loudoun County region, in effect from 10 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday.
  • Get updated weather... Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

Loudoun Residents Give County High Marks in New Survey

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Loudoun County residents report widespread satisfaction with county government services according to results of the 2014 Loudoun County Survey of Residents reported to the Board of Supervisors Wednesday.

Residents of... More...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

Loudoun by the Numbers

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Comprehensive demographic information for Loudoun County’s current election districts is now available for the first time through the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 American Community Survey (ACS). The ACS collects economic,... Details...

Posted on: February 12, 2015

Officials Break Ground for Western Loudoun Sheriff Station

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Loudoun County officials, including Board of Supervisors Chairman Scott York and Sheriff Mike Chapman, gathered Thursday, February 12, 2015, to break ground for the Western Loudoun Sheriff Station at 47 West Loudoun Street... Details...

Posted on: March 2, 2015

Board of Supervisors Budget Work Session is on for Monday, March 2, 2015

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ work session on the proposed Fiscal Year 2016 budget scheduled for 6:00 p.m., today, Monday, March 2, 2015, will go on as planned, despite the closing of Loudoun County Public Schools... Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2015

Board to Hold FY 16 Budget Public Hearing Saturday

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) budget beginning at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, February 28, 2015, at the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS)... More...

Posted on: February 9, 2015

Loudoun Business Assistance Team Asks Customers for Feedback

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The Loudoun County Business Assistance Team (BAT) is conducting its semi-annual customer satisfaction survey February 9 through February 27, 2015.

The Loudoun County BAT is committed to improving and streamlining the... Details...

Posted on: February 24, 2015

Reminder: Stream Buffer Planting Project Workshop is February 26

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The Loudoun Soil and Water Conservation District (LSWCD), in partnership with the Loudoun County government, is hosting an informational workshop on a riparian buffer planting project beginning at 6:00 p.m., Thursday,... Details...

Posted on: February 9, 2015

County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold $36 million in lease revenue bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.78 percent. Citigroup Global Markets, Incorporated served as the underwriter and attracted 21 investors to purchase the bonds... Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2015

Put a Freeze on Winter Fires!

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As the temperature outside drops, Loudoun County residents take to the indoors to keep safe and warm. What they may not realize is that turning up the heat can increase the risk of home heating fires. Recently, the Loudoun... Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2015

Public Comment Period Open on Proposed Route 772 North Parking Garage

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On February 4, 2015, the Board of Supervisors voted to award an Interim Agreement with CLS Parking, LC for the design, construction and operation of a parking garage on land owned or controlled by CLS Parking, LC for the... Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

2015 Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2015 are now available online at www.loudoun.gov/parceldatabase, Commissioner of the Revenue, Robert S. Wertz Jr.... Details...

Posted on: February 10, 2015

Supervisors to Hear Schools Budget Presentation February 12

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting beginning at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, February 12, 2015, to hear the Loudoun County School Board’s presentation of the Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) Proposed... More...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

Hemstreet Presents Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2016

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet presented a proposed budget for the Loudoun County government for Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) to the Board of Supervisors today. The budget totals $2.2 billion in appropriations for... More...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Western Loudoun Sheriff Station Groundbreaking is February 12

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The public is invited to attend the groundbreaking for the Western Loudoun Sheriff Station at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, February 12, 2015, at the project site at 47 West Loudoun Street in Round Hill.

Board of Supervisors... Details...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Schedules Changes for Loudoun County Bus Services

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Schedule changes will take effect Monday, February 2, 2015, for the Loudoun County Transit commuter bus service, local fixed-route bus service and Silver Line connection service. The changes include:

New... Details...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Loudoun Businesses Notified of Tax Filing Requirements

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2015. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable... More...

Posted on: February 3, 2015

FY 16 Budget Presentation Set for 4:00 p.m., February 4

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet is scheduled to present a proposed budget for the Loudoun County Government for Fiscal Year 2016 to the Board of Supervisors at the Board's business meeting at 4:00 p.m.,... More...

Posted on: January 28, 2015

Loudoun Announces New Assistant County Administrators

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The Loudoun County government has two new Assistant County Administrators, Robert Middaugh and Kenneth Young, who both have wide-ranging experience at the executive levels of government, Loudoun County Administrator Tim... More...

Posted on: January 26, 2015

Dulles Community Outreach Surveys, Social Media Sites Available Online

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Loudoun County wants to hear from residents and business owners in the Dulles Community about their perceptions of living and working in Dulles. The boundaries of the Dulles Community include Ryan Road to the north, the... Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2015

Supervisor Honors ‘Trusted Advisor,’ Deputy County Administrator Neri

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has paid tribute to one of Loudoun County’s longest-serving administrative officials and her legacy of service to the county. The Board presented a resolution of appreciation Wednesday... Details...

Posted on: January 8, 2015

Loudoun Procurement Division Achieves Re-Certification as Outstanding Agency

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The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has been re-certified by NIGP - The Institute for Public Procurement as a recipient of the institute’s Outstanding Agency Accreditation Award, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet... More...

Posted on: January 7, 2015

Board of Supervisors Sets 2015 Meeting Schedule

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2015 and has re-elected Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chairman Scott K. York, Williams will perform... Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

Board of Supervisors to Hold Special Meeting January 20

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting beginning at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 20, 2015, in the Purcellville Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, S.E. in Leesburg.... Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2015

Loudoun Kicks Off Dulles Community Outreach Project January 22

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Loudoun County will hold a Dulles Community Outreach Project kick-off meeting on the evening of Thursday, January 22, 2015, at the Dulles South Multipurpose Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive in South Riding. Dulles... Details...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Loudoun Closes on TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project

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Loudoun County officials announced today that they have closed on a low-interest loan of $195 million through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) to help finance the... More...

Posted on: December 15, 2014

LEx is Here!

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Loudoun County citizens now have a new way to interact with the Loudoun County government. Residents and businesses are now able to submit requests and questions to county staff through an improved online tool, Loudoun... Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Stormwater Management Videos are Online

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The Loudoun County Stormwater Management Program is using videos to increase public awareness about the potential dangers of “illicit discharges” into storm drains. The videos, which range from 30 seconds to 10 minutes,... Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2014

Glen Barbour is Loudoun's New Public Affairs and Communications Officer

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Loudoun County is hiring a seasoned communications professional as its new Public Affairs and Communications Officer. Glen Barbour will begin his service with Loudoun on January 12, 2015, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet... Details...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Governor Announces 97 New Jobs in Loudoun

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Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that K2M Group Holdings, Inc., a global medical device company, will relocate its global headquarters and research and development operations to a new 146,000-square-foot facility in... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Center Offers Services of Ticket to Work Program

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is pleased to offer residents access to representatives from the “Ticket to Work” program every Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the center in Leesburg.

The Ticket to Work... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Loudoun County Officials Celebrate Opening of Brambleton Public Safety Center

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Loudoun County officials gathered Thursday to formally celebrate the opening of the Brambleton Public Safety Center. A dedication ceremony was held at the new facility, which is home to Fire and Rescue Station #9 and the... More...

Posted on: December 9, 2014

EMS Transport Reimbursement Program to Begin in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management has begun to implement the new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Reimbursement Program, which allows the county to charge for medically... Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

Board Recognizes Longtime Volunteer Charlotte Nurge

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Charlotte Nurge, one of Loudoun County’s most dedicated volunteers, has been honored by the Board of Supervisors. On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, the Board presented a resolution of commendation to Nurge for her... More...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

Supervisors Honor Retiring Planning and Zoning Director Pastor

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has presented a resolution of commendation to Julie Pastor, Director of the Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning, who is retiring effective January 1, 2015.

The Board’s... Details...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

State Group Recognizes Chad Earhart for Excellence

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Chad Earhart of the Loudoun County Department of Community Corrections has been recognized for excellence by the Virginia Community Criminal Justice Association, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Wednesday... Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

GIS Day Effort Creates “Favorite Places in Loudoun” Map

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Loudoun County’s celebration of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day has resulted in a crowd-sourced map of favorite places in Loudoun. The Office of Mapping and Geographic Information invited people to record their... Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2014

Loudoun Farm to Become Largest Hopsyard and Processing Facility in Commonwealth

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Friday that Black Hops Farm, LLC in Lucketts will initially convert 15 acres of former pasture land into a hopsyard and build a new processing facility, thus becoming the largest... Read on...

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Posted on: November 6, 2014

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s AAA Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s strong financial management practices and policies. Loudoun County has held the Aaa... More...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Loudoun’s Joe Kroboth Selected for National Transportation Committee

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Joe Kroboth, Director of the Loudoun County Department of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure (DTCI), has been reappointed to a second two-year term on the National Transportation Committee for the American Public Works... Read on...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Supervisors Honor Former Disability Services Board Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has honored former Disability Services Board (DSB) Chairman Frank Lombardi with a resolution of appreciation. Lombardi recently left the DSB after six years as a member and serving as... Details...

Posted on: November 5, 2014

Board Honors General Services Director Pezzullo with Resolution of Appreciation

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has honored outgoing Department of General Services Director Richard “Dick” Pezzullo with a resolution of appreciation.

Pezzullo has announced that he plans to retire as Director... Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold general obligation bonds to the Virginia Public Schools Authority at a favorable interest rate of 2.77 percent. Proceeds from the $12.2 million sale will be used to finance improvements and... More...

Posted on: October 31, 2014

Loudoun Schedules Public Meetings on Metro Station Names

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Loudoun County is holding public meetings in connection with the naming of the Route 606 and Route 772 Silver Line Metro stations that will be constructed in Loudoun County.

Members of the public attending the meeting... Details...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Loudoun County Improves Online Format of Zoning Ordinance

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Loudoun County has implemented a new format for the online version of the 1993 Revised Zoning Ordinance. The changes are aimed at enhancing a website user’s ability to search the Zoning Ordinance as well as simplifying the... Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Healing Power of Art is on Display at Loudoun County’s Shenandoah Building

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A new display at Loudoun County’s Shenandoah Building illustrates the power of art to help those with mental health and cognitive issues. A permanent display of artwork at the building showcases work by participants in the... More...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Disability Awareness Month Events Scheduled in Loudoun

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Loudoun County is observing Disability Awareness Month with several events that highlight the contributions and talents of people with disabilities in our community.

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Public Encouraged to Vote for Favorite Name for Silver Line Stations in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is seeking public input into the naming of the Route 606 and Route 772 Silver Line Metro stations that will be constructed in Loudoun County. The names under consideration for the... Details...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Loudoun County Inmate Transferred to Hospital Thursday Posed No Risk to Others

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The inmate who was transferred from the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) to a local hospital Thursday after reportedly having a low-grade fever has been determined to be of no risk to others. She is being... Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Loudoun County Ebola Planning Efforts Exercised Thursday

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Loudoun County government officials say their planning efforts for an Ebola threat paid off Thursday when an inmate at the Adult Detention Center who had recently been in West Africa was transported to the hospital with a... Details...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Loudoun County’s Emergency Preparedness Plans are in Place for Ebola

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Loudoun County government agencies, in coordination with local, state and federal partners, are prepared in the event a case of Ebola occurs locally.

“As the home of Dulles Airport, it is critical that we are prepared for... More...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Loudoun County Receives Top Award for Budget Presentation

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Loudoun County has received a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the Fiscal Year 2015 budget, County Administrator Tim... More...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Leo P. Rogers is New Loudoun County Attorney

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Leo P. Rogers has been selected as the new Loudoun County Attorney. The Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday to approve Rogers’ appointment, effective November 17, 2014. Rogers replaces John R. (Jack) Roberts, who retired... Details...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Officials Break Ground on Gloucester Parkway Extension

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and Loudoun County government staff joined with representatives of the Virginia Department of Transportation and other officials Tuesday in a groundbreaking ceremony for the... Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

American Community Survey Provides Statistical Snapshot of Loudoun

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The U.S. Census Bureau’s newly-released 2013 American Community Survey ranks Loudoun as No. 1 in the country for median household income, above the national average for computer and Internet access, and below the national... Details...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Loudoun to Benefit from National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grant

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Loudoun County citizens will benefit from a National Fish and Wildlife Foundation grant awarded to the Piedmont Environmental Council (PEC) Tuesday. The $200,000 grant from the foundation’s Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund... Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Loudoun’s SAVE Program Receives National Recognition

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Loudoun County’s SAVE (Stop Abuse and Violence Effort) program has received national recognition from the Animals and Society Institute. The organization’s website spotlights Loudoun County Animal Control Officer Chris... Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Debuts Interactive Map to Update Public on Capital Projects

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Have you ever driven by a road or building under construction and wondered, “What's going on with that?" Loudoun County has developed an online map and database that will provide an answer to that question, County... More...

Posted on: September 2, 2014

Do You Have an Emergency Plan?

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Everyone needs an emergency plan. Loudoun County officials remind us that September is National Preparedness Month and a great time to take simple steps to prepare for an emergency.

Posted on: September 8, 2014

Board Proclaims September 27 as Military Appreciation Day in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has unanimously proclaimed Saturday, September 27, 2014, as Military Appreciation Day. In presenting the resolution to a group of local veterans, the Board also wanted to call... Details...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Loudoun County Juror Questionnaires are in the Mail

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Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens asks Loudoun County residents to check their mailboxes for jury questionnaires which are being mailed between now and September 10, 2014.

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Open Houses on Flood Risk Mapping Project Scheduled for September

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Loudoun County residents whose property is in or near a floodplain are encouraged to attend one of three community open houses in September on the Loudoun County Floodplain Mapping project. The project, which is being funded... More...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

Changes Coming to Loudoun County’s Local Bus Service Sept.2

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Loudoun County’s local bus service gets a new look beginning September 2, 2014. On that day, MV Transportation, operating as a contractor to Loudoun County Transit, will begin providing local, fixed-route bus service... Details...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

Robin Geiger is Interim Public Affairs and Communications Officer

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Robin Geiger has been appointed as Interim Loudoun County Public Affairs and Communications Officer, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Geiger’s appointment comes following the resignation in July of... Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

Next Seminar on Home Improvement Programs is September 17

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Loudoun County will hold a free informational seminar on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. to provide information about the county’s home improvement and repair programs designed to preserve and... More...

Posted on: August 5, 2014

VACo Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Loudoun County has scored the top overall prize and the top spot in several categories in the Virginia Association of Counties’ (VACo’s) 2014 Achievement Awards.

The Loudoun County Public Library’s “You Belong @... Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Loudoun County Moves Up in Digital County Governments Survey

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Loudoun County has moved up to the Number 2 spot in the national 2014 Digital Counties Survey which ranks county governments based on their technological achievements, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced... Read on...



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