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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 19, 2014

Loudoun County Offers New Homeless Prevention Program

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Loudoun County is offering a new program aimed at preventing homelessness. The Homeless Prevention Program (HPP) is a state-funded assistance program through the Department of Housing and Community Development for the... More...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

New Loudoun Heights Fire-Rescue Station Opens For Service

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management announces that the Loudoun Heights Public Safety Center (Fire Station 26) has officially opened for operations.

The Loudoun Heights Public Safety... Details...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold $47.375 million in general obligation bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.51 percent.

Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance the construction of five schools: Cardinal Ridge Elementary... Read on...

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

Loudoun County Offers 'HomeCents' Seminar December 3

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The next Loudoun County “HomeCents” seminar will be held Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The free seminar is designed to give recent homebuyers and prospective home purchasers an opportunity to explore topics often not covered... More...

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 7, 2014

Deadline to Display New Loudoun Vehicle Decals is November 15

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for displaying the yellow, 2015 Loudoun County decal is Saturday, November 15, 2014. Anyone who has not purchased a 2015 Loudoun County decal... More...

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

Election Results are Online

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On November 4, 2014, Loudoun County voters elected members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives; Mayor and Town Council members in the towns of Hillsboro and Leesburg; and decided several ballot questions... 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 22, 2014

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors encourages residents to become actively involved in their county government. There are currently opportunities for people to serve on many county and regional advisory boards,... Read on...

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 24, 2014

Workforce Resource Center Sponsors ‘Job Search During Holidays’ Workshop

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If you are thinking about putting your job search on hold because employers stop hiring during the holiday season, think again! Employment experts say that contrary to popular opinion, the holidays are a good time to search... 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 8, 2014

Portable Message Boards, Vehicles, Computers & More Featured in Online Auction

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Looking for bargains on government surplus? Loudoun County is selling a variety of surplus items in an online auction on www.publicsurplus.com . Items for sale include vehicles,... 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 14, 2014

County Government Agencies to Participate in Family Stream Day October 18

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Several Loudoun County government agencies will take part in the 13th Annual Loudoun Family Stream Day set for Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Lyndora Park, 43624 Lucketts Bridge Circle in Ashburn... Details...

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

VDOT to Hold Forest Mills Road Bridge Meeting October 14

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The Virginia Department of Transportation will host a community information meeting regarding the replacement of the Forest Mills Road (Route 727) bridge over Crooked Run, Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at Lincoln Elementary... Details...

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: October 7, 2014

Competition Pool at Claude Moore Rec Center Closed

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The competition pool at Loudoun County’s Claude Moore Recreation Center is closed until further notice in order to drain, clean and refill the pool following a light fixture incident. One of the overhead light fixtures came... More...

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 29, 2014

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Communities for Ages 55 and Up

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has units available in active adult communities that serve ages 55 and older. These properties are two-bedroom, two-bathroom condominiums located in the Ashburn area... More...

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 29, 2014

Loudoun County Personal Property Taxes Due October 6, 2014

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half personal property tax is Monday, October 6, 2014.

Payments postmarked after October 6, 2014, will incur a 10... Details...

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 26, 2014

September 27 is Prescription Take-Back Day

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Law enforcement agencies in Loudoun County will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction on Saturday, September 27, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at five sites... Read on...

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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 17, 2014

Loudoun County Interactive Floodplain Mapping Tool is Online

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Loudoun County has launched an online, interactive floodplain mapping tool designed to help property owners whose land is located in or near a floodplain understand their flood risk. It also explains how property owners may... More...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Loudoun Election Officials Offer Voter Registration and Photo Identification Cards

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In advance of the November 2014 general election, Loudoun County election officials are scheduling onsite voter registration events, which include assistance with the new photo identification card requirement.

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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: September 25, 2014

Workforce Resource Center Sponsors Seasonal Hiring Job Fair September 26

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is holding a Seasonal Hiring Job Fair as part of National Workforce Development Month. The job fair will be held Friday, September 26, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Rust Library,... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

September is Workforce Development Month

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September is Workforce Development Month! Revitalize your job search and take control of your employment situation. Whether you are looking for work, changing careers or wanting to brush up on techniques for success at your... More...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

Commuters Encouraged to Try Transit During ‘Try Transit Week’ September 15-19

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Loudoun County commuters are encouraged to pledge to try a form of transit during the sixth statewide “Try Transit Week in Virginia,” September 15 – 19, 2014. Participants can pledge to try transit, learn more about transit... 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.

At about this time... Details...

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 20, 2014

Loudoun Economic Development Advisory Commission Recruiting New Members

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors seeks candidates for the Economic Development Advisory Commission (EDAC) who are willing to volunteer their time and expertise to promote the economic growth and development of Loudoun... Details...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Comments Sought on Stormwater Management Public Education and Outreach Plan

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Loudoun County citizens are invited to review and comment on the county’s newly developed Public Education and Outreach Plan for the county’s Stormwater Management Program administered by the Department of General Services.... Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Loudoun County Accepting Applications for Local Gasoline Funds

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The Loudoun County Department of Management & Financial Services is accepting applications for Local Gasoline Tax Revenues for fiscal years 2016 and 2017.

Government entities and/or organizations that meet IRS... 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 11, 2014

Loudoun BOS/VDOT Secondary Road Six-Year Plan Public Hearing Set for October 8

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Virginia Department of Transportation are scheduled to hold a joint public hearing on the Fiscal Year 2015 – Fiscal Year 2020 Secondary Road Six-Year Plan at the Board’s... Details...

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 31, 2014

Virginia Election Officials Take Steps to Correct Erroneous Voter Mailing

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Loudoun County voter registration officials want to call attention to the following statement from Edgardo Cortés, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Elections:

“As part of our ongoing efforts to ensure that the... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

Loudoun's Silver Line Bus Service has Begun

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Loudoun County Transit's Silver Line bus service has begun with the opening of the new Metrorail Silver Line.

Monday through Friday, Loudoun County Transit buses will depart from park-and-ride locations in Loudoun and... Details...

Posted on: July 23, 2014

Loudoun Recognized For Performance Management Success

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Loudoun County has again received recognition from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) for superior performance management efforts. The ICMA Center for Performance Measurement has awarded Loudoun a... Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Steve Torpy is Loudoun’s New Director of Parks, Recreation and Community Services

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Steve Torpy has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services (PRCS), County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Torpy has been serving as Acting... More...

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...

Posted on: July 18, 2014

Arrest Made in Loudoun County Community Corrections Arson

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Following a lengthy investigation into the November 14, 2012, fire-bombing and arson of the Loudoun County Community Corrections Office, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office announced that an arrest has been made. ... Details...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Loudoun Welcomes New Transit Manager; Launching Silver Line Bus Service

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Loudoun County’s new Transit Manager, Paul Mounier, is on the job just in time to oversee the county’s new bus service to the new Silver Line Metrorail stations opening this month in Fairfax County.

Mounier comes to the... Details...

Posted on: July 17, 2014

Camp R.E.A.L. Youth Involved in Community Service Project

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The Prevention/Intervention Team of Loudoun County Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has again partnered with Loudoun County Public Schools and the Sheriff’s Office in Camp R.E.A.L. (Raising... More...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Loudoun Offers Innovative Programs to Beginning Farmers

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From online learning to mentor farmers, Loudoun County is offering innovative programs designed to help beginning farmers in Loudoun’s thriving agricultural sector.

Loudoun Extension Agent Jim Hilleary has announced a... More...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Reminder: County to Host Community Meeting about Courts Complex Project

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Loudoun County will host a second community meeting about the Courts Complex Phase III Expansion Project on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street,... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Subscribers to Old Alert Loudoun System Encouraged to Create Account in New System

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With the launch of Alert Loudoun 2.0, the new emergency alert system from Loudoun County, subscribers to the old system are asked to visit www.loudoun.gov/alert to sign up and... Details...

Posted on: July 2, 2014

Mike Seigfried is Loudoun County’s New Director of Building & Development

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Mike Seigfried has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Building & Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Seigfried has been serving as Interim Director of the... Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Updated Approved Residential Projects Table Now Available

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Loudoun County has released an updated version of the Approved Residential Projects table, which is available online at www.loudoun.gov/residential-pipeline . The... Details...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Loudoun County Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Loudoun County has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).

Loudoun County received the... Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2014

Changes to Parking Policy at Loudoun County Government Center Now in Effect

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Changes in parking enforcement activities began Monday, June 23, 2014, at the Loudoun County Government Center Parking Garage, located at 1 Harrison Street, S.E., Leesburg. The changes are designed to ensure that there is... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Loudoun Officials Offer Fireworks Safety Tips

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With Fourth of July festivities scheduled for the holiday weekend, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office reminds everyone to think about safety issues related to the proper use of fireworks.

Did you know that more... More...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

Board of Supervisors Honors Signatures of Loudoun Winners

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors honored the winners of the 2014 Signatures of Excellence Design Awards at its meeting on June 18, 2014. The Loudoun County Design Cabinet, which is supported by the Loudoun Department... More...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Sign Up for Alert Loudoun 2.0!

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Loudoun County has implemented an enhanced version of Alert Loudoun, the notification system the county uses to send citizens emergency information, news releases, traffic information, weather alerts, and more.

The new... More...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Loudoun Offers Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Purchase Program currently has a large number of homes available for sale. The ADU Program provides opportunities to individuals and families to purchase their first home... Details...

Posted on: June 11, 2014

Loudoun Animal Services Seeks Public's Help in Finding Dogs' Owner

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Loudoun County Animal Services is asking for the public’s help in locating the owner of two dogs found on Unison Road in Purcellville.

On Sunday June 8, 2014, an Animal Control Officer was called to a report of two... More...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Board of Supervisors Recognizes Outstanding Volunteers

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has recognized recipients of the Volunteer Loudoun Outstanding Volunteer Awards, honoring individuals, groups, and organizations for their extraordinary volunteer efforts in the... Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Loudoun’s Historic Preservation Efforts Receive National Recognition

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The Loudoun County Historic District Review Committee has been selected as a recipient of a Commission Excellence Award by the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC). The NAPC Commission Excellence Awards... Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2014

Grilling Season is Here. Be Safe!

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Fire in the grill is a welcome sight at the family cookout. But fire anywhere else can make your summer kick-off barbecue memorable for all the wrong reasons. The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency... Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

Loudoun County Again Recognized as a “Fit-Friendly” Organization

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The Loudoun County Government has been recognized as a “Fit-Friendly Worksite” by the American Heart Association for the seventh consecutive year. The county has received the group’s Platinum Award – the highest level of... Details...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Informational Workshop Set for June 5 on Adopted 'B&B ZOAM'

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Loudoun County will hold an informational workshop from 1 to 3 p.m., Thursday, June 5, 2014, to brief the public on the newly adopted Zoning Ordinance amendments (ZOAM) regarding Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn, and... Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2014

Loudoun County Real Estate Taxes Due June 5, 2014

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half real property tax is June 5, 2014.

Payments postmarked after June 5, 2014, will incur a 10 percent late payment... More...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Reminder: Public Input Session on Proposed Dulles Access Highway Begins at 7:00 p.m., June 2

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is seeking public comment on the proposed Dulles Air Cargo, Passenger and Metro Access Highway. A public input session will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, June 2, 2014, in the... Details...

Posted on: May 21, 2014

Health Officials Expand Investigation of Possible Measles Exposures

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Out of an abundance of caution, health officials are investigating potential exposures to a second person with measles in the National Capital Region. This effort expands the recent investigation of a measles case in late... Read on...

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Posted on: May 19, 2014

TIFIA Loan Application Approval Prompts Moody’s to Issue “Credit Positive” Statement for Loudoun

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Moody’s, one of the nation’s top bond rating agencies, has issued a “credit positive” statement for Loudoun and Fairfax counties following the approval of the counties’ applications for loans through the Transportation... Details...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate; Proceeds to Fund School Construction, Other Projects

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Loudoun County has sold $69.960 million in general obligation bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.60 percent. Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance the construction of five schools: Cardinal Ridge Elementary... Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

County Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Tick Awareness Signs

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Loudoun County is seeking public comment on proposed tick awareness signs that would be placed at trail heads and parking lots at sites operated by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services.

The... Details...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

Danish Utility Officials Tour Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility

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Loudoun County’s innovative waste management concepts have attracted international attention. On Monday, May 12, 2014, a group of technical experts from South Denmark got an up close look of the Loudoun County Solid Waste... Details...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Center Announces Visits by the Ticket to Work Program

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Loudoun residents now have access to representatives from the Ticket to Work program every Monday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center in Leesburg.

The Ticket to Work program serves... Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Meeting Set for May 20 to Solicit Comments on Waxpool Road Improvement Project

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The Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure (DTCI) is holding a public meeting Tuesday, May 20, 2014, to obtain comments on the design of the Route 625-Waxpool Road Improvement Project. The... Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Meeting Set for May 15 in Loudoun on Changes to Gum Spring Road and Route 50 Intersection

A community information meeting to discuss the opening of the new intersection of Gum Spring Road and Route 50 is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Mercer Middle School, 42149 Greenstone Drive in Aldie... More...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating in Advance of Bond Sale

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: May 6, 2014

Virginia Health Officials Investigating Potential Measles Exposures in Loudoun and Fairfax

Out of an abundance of caution, the Loudoun and Fairfax County Health Departments are informing people who were at various locations in Loudoun County and Fairfax County between April 23 and May 1, 2014, that they may have... More...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Loudoun County Government & Schools Launch New Procurement System; Vendors Notified to Re-register

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The Loudoun County Government and Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will be implementing Oracle’s “iSupplier” and “Sourcing” programs in late May. In preparation for the implementation, bidders currently registered with... Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Loudoun’s Application for TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project Approved

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The U.S. Secretary of Transportation has approved Loudoun County’s application for credit assistance for Loudoun’s portion of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project. Loudoun is now eligible for a low-interest loan of up to... Details...

Posted on: April 28, 2014

May is Hunger Awareness Month in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has declared May as “Hunger Awareness Month” in Loudoun. As the Board’s proclamation notes, food pantries in Loudoun County receive generous donations over the holidays and winter... Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Reminder: ULI Panel to Present Land Use Analysis of Metrorail Service District May 8, 2014

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An Urban Land Institute (ULI) panel’s analysis of planned, zoned, and existing land use in Loudoun County’s Metrorail Service District will be presented to the public on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The presentation will take... Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2014

Website Features Redesigned Home Page; More Opportunities to Engage and Connect

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The Loudoun County Government Website features a redesigned home page with a reformatted layout and new user-centered tools.

The redesigned home page on www.loudoun.gov includes a... Details...

Posted on: April 7, 2014

Loudoun County Streamlines Data Center Development Process

Loudoun County Virginia, long considered a top choice for the world’s technology companies as a prime location for data centers, has become even more accessible and open to new business opportunities thanks to the county’s... Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2014

Community Presentation on Design of Courts Expansion Project Set for April 23

The Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, with the architecture and engineering firm of Dewberry Architects, Inc., will host a community meeting and presentation for the design of the Courts... Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

County Home Improvement Programs Help Loudoun Homeowners

Loudoun County has home improvement and repair programs which are designed to preserve and rehabilitate existing affordable housing.

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to... Details...

Posted on: April 2, 2014

Board of Supervisors Adopts Fiscal Year 2015 Budget for Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $1.98 billion for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 15). The adopted budget gives the Loudoun... More...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

Loudoun County Is Healthiest in Virginia According to New Health Rankings

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Loudoun County ranks as the healthiest county in Virginia, according to the fifth annual County Health Rankings, released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

PRCS Receives Donation for Equine Amenities at Lovettsville Park

The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has received a donation of $14,123 from the Loudoun Horse Association for future equestrian amenities at Lovettsville Community Park.

Amenities... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2014

Loudoun County Health Department One of First to Receive National Accreditation

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The Loudoun County Health Department announced today that it has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The national accreditation program works to improve and protect the... More...

Posted on: March 19, 2014

Loudoun Health Check Draft Assessments Available Online for Public Comment

Members of the public now have the opportunity to review and comment on the latest Loudoun County Health Check public needs assessments before they are finalized. The draft results of the 2013 assessments are online at Details...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Planning Director Julie Pastor Receives National Recognition; Elected AICP Fellow

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Loudoun County Director of Planning Julie Pastor has been elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), one of the highest honors the institute can bestow upon a member. Pastor is... More...

Posted on: February 21, 2014

Loudoun is Formally Invited to Apply for TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project

Loudoun County is pleased to announce that it has been formally invited to apply for credit assistance through the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) program for Loudoun’s portion of the Dulles... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2014

Sheriff's Office Develops "Operation: Protect Livestock" with Animal Services, Extension

The Loudoun Sheriff’s Office is launching a new program in partnership with the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services and the Loudoun Cooperative Extension. The purpose of the program, Operation: Protect Livestock, is... Details...

Posted on: February 18, 2014

Reminder: Loudoun County E-Comment Program Continues

Loudoun County reminds senior citizens and other residents that they have the opportunity to provide public input to the Board of Supervisors by means of pre-recorded video comments.

The intention of the e-Comment... Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2014

Hemstreet Presents Proposed Fiscal Plan for Fiscal Year 2015

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet today presented to the Board of Supervisors a proposed fiscal plan for the Loudoun County government for Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 15). The fiscal plan totals about $2 billion in... Details...

Posted on: February 7, 2014

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Communities for Ages 55 and Up

The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has units available in active adult communities that serve ages 55 and older. These properties are two-bedroom, two-bathroom condominiums located in the Ashburn area... Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Assistant County Administrator Yudd Earns Prestigious ICMA Credential

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Assistant Loudoun County Administrator Charles A. Yudd has earned the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association.

To receive the prestigious ICMA credential, a member... Details...

Posted on: January 30, 2014

Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services Visits Workforce Resource Center

Officials with the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center remind job seekers that they have access to representatives from the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) on the 3rd Friday of each month from 10:00 a.m... More...

Posted on: January 18, 2014

Loudoun Officials Gather for Kincora Safety Center Station Ribbon Cutting and Dedication

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The Kincora Safety Center at 21130 Pacific Boulevard in Sterling, was dedicated by Loudoun County officials during a ribbon cutting/dedication ceremony on Saturday, January 18, 2014.

Loudoun County Administrator Tim... More...

Posted on: January 15, 2014

Loudoun Installs Hearing Loop; Board Room More Accessible to Hearing Impaired

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Loudoun County has installed a hearing loop system in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, which allows people with hearing aids to receive a clear signal without any background noise, and makes the room... Details...

Posted on: January 17, 2014

Board Celebrates Life of Gabriella Miller; Adopts Resolution of Honor and Respect

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has adopted a resolution of honor and respect in celebration of the life of Gabriella Miller. The Leesburg girl died in October at the age of 10 after a battle with a cancerous,... Details...

Posted on: January 14, 2014

Surplus Store Hours to Change; Online Auctions Converting to Online Payments

Effective February 1, 2014, the Loudoun County Surplus Store will change its hours of operation from two openings per month to one. The Surplus Store will be open the third Friday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ... Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2014

New State Park to be Created in Loudoun; Local and State Officials Applaud 600-Acre Donation

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Governor Bob McDonnell has announced that his administration has reached an agreement that will result in a 600-acre state park in Loudoun County.

“Thanks to the generosity of several outstanding Virginians, the... More...

Posted on: January 3, 2014

Board of Supervisors Sets 2014 Meeting Schedule; Elects Williams Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2014 and has re-elected Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chairman Scott K. York, Williams will perform... More...

Posted on: January 3, 2014

Board of Supervisors Sets 2014 Meeting Schedule; Elects Williams Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2014 and has re-elected Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chairman Scott K. York, Williams will perform... More...

Posted on: December 20, 2013

Loudoun County Fully Funds OPEB, Eliminates $60 Million in Liability

Loudoun County has achieved a $60 million-savings in its unfunded actuarial accrued liability for Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) and is one of the few jurisdictions in the country to fully fund its OPEB liability,... Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2013

Officials Break Ground for Pacific Boulevard; Celebrate Public-Private Partnership

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Loudoun County officials joined with state officials and representatives of the Kincora development to break ground for Pacific Boulevard at the Kincora Fire and Rescue station located at 21130 Pacific Boulevard in Sterling... Details...

Posted on: December 18, 2013

Buddy Rizer is Loudoun County’s New Director of Economic Development

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Buddy Rizer has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Rizer has been serving as Acting Director of the department... More...

Posted on: December 17, 2013

York Elected Chairman of Dulles Corridor Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chairman Scott K. York has been elected Chairman of the Dulles Corridor Advisory Committee (DCAC) for 2014 & 2015. The DCAC is an eight-member committee that advises the Metropolitan... Details...

Posted on: December 16, 2013

Loudoun Receives Grant to Improve Services for Children with Mental Health Needs

Virginia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) has announced that a community grant of nearly $639,000 to help improve mental health services and support for children has been awarded to the... More...

Posted on: December 16, 2013

Improved Ratings of Loudoun’s Fire Suppression System May Lead to Reduced Property Insurance Rates

Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has completed the first countywide survey of Loudoun County’s fire suppression services and has assigned new classifications, effective November 1, 2013, which could reduce residential... Details...

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...



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