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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 10, 2014

Loudoun County Features Vehicles, Ambulance, Laptops, and More in Online Auction

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, an... More...

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 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: 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: 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 26, 2014

Board Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Advisory Panels; New Standard Application Form is Online

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors recently approved a standard application form for citizens interested in serving on an advisory board, commission, or committee. The form is online at Details...

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 25, 2014

Parks, Recreation & Community Services Director Ryburn to Retire; Torpy to be Interim Director

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Diane Ryburn, who has served as Director of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) since 2005, is retiring effective June 1, 2014, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today.... Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2014

Supervisors Vote to Increase Schools Budget, Allocate Nearly $70 Million in New Funding

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At its final Fiscal Year 2015 budget worksession, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors voted to increase Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) funding by $68.3 million, providing a total appropriation of $600.8 million... More...

Posted on: March 20, 2014

County Attorney Jack Roberts Announces Retirement

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Loudoun County Attorney John R. Roberts has announced his retirement after nearly 30 years of service with the Loudoun County government. He has served as County Attorney since 1989. His retirement will be effective July 1,... Read on...

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 18, 2014

Registration is Open for Bike to Work Day Set for Friday, May 16, 2014

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Registration is open for Bike to Work Day, planned for Friday, May 16, 2014. New and experienced bicycle commuters are invited to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 800-745-7433. Loudoun County hosts two... Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2014

Loudoun County Nonprofit Organization Grant Application for FY 15 is Online

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors today issues its annual call to community non-profit organizations for funding consideration. Funding opportunities are available to organizations that provide services to Loudoun... More...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Moratorium on Property Tax Exemptions Lifted; Nonprofits May Apply to Commissioner of the Revenue

Loudoun’s moratorium on the granting of property tax exemptions by designation has been lifted by the Board of Supervisors. As a result, Commissioner of the Revenue, Robert S. Wertz Jr., will be accepting applications from... Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Center Offers Credit Reports and Credit Scores Seminar

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will offer a seminar on Credit Reports and Credit Scores: Getting the Most Mileage from Credit on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 1:00 p.m.

Your credit report and score, when used together... 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 10, 2014

Open Burning Restrictions Effective February 15

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires between the hours of... Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2014

Board Schedules FY 15 Budget Worksessions and Joint Meeting with School Board

Today, Chairman Scott K. York, on behalf of the Board of Supervisors, announced that the Board’s Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 15) budget schedule has been posted and released two weeks early in response to recent public requests for... More...

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 6, 2014

Preparations for Removal of Murray’s Ford Bridge Underway

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Preparations are underway for removal of the Murray’s Ford bridge located over Goose Creek, south of the Sycolin Road bridge. Loudoun County officials have been working with residents of the area in connection with the... More...

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 15, 2014

County to Hold Workshop on New Regulations for Home Child Care Providers

Loudoun County is inviting Child Care Home providers to an informational workshop on the county’s revised zoning regulations affecting the Child Care Home use.

The workshop will feature representatives from several... Read on...

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 9, 2014

Affordable Dwelling Unit Program Offers Rental Units for Qualified Applicants

The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Rental Program has rental units available for qualified applicants. The ADU Rental Program, administered by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services, provides... Read on...

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 30, 2013

Loudoun County Officials: Resolve to be Ready for Emergencies in 2014

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With 2014 just around the corner, Loudoun County emergency preparedness officials point out that now is a good time to resolve to be ready for whatever 2014 will bring. Everyone can do something to prepare for emergencies... Read on...

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 30, 2013

Board of Supervisors Next Business Meeting is Thursday, January 2

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Due to the New Year’s Day holiday on Wednesday, January 1, 2014, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold its next regular business meeting on Thursday, January 2, 2014, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in the Board Room of... Details...

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 17, 2013

Loudoun County Kicks Off Courts Complex Phase III Expansion

The design phase of the Loudoun County Courts Complex Phase III Expansion project in downtown Leesburg has begun.

The project involves the new construction of 85,000 square feet for additional Courts space on the existing... Read on...

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: December 3, 2013

Building & Development Director Wharton to Retire; Seigfried is Interim Director

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Terrance D. Wharton, who has served as Director of the Loudoun County Department of Building and Development since the department’s creation in 1991, is retiring effective December 31, 2013, County Administrator Tim... Details...

Posted on: December 4, 2013

Animal Remains Found in Loudoun were Wildlife; No Domestic Animals Involved

Loudoun County Animal Services officials announced today that all of the animal carcasses found near Featherbed Lane Bridge and Catoctin Creek near Lovettsville last month have been determined to be wildlife. There were no... Read on...

Posted on: November 26, 2013

Loudoun’s Online Mapping System Now Compatible with Touch Screen Devices

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WebLogis, Loudoun County’s popular web mapping program, is now accessible on touch screen devices.

WebLogis, or Loudoun GIS, provides access to dozens of layers of mapped information including school sites and zones,... More...

Posted on: November 25, 2013

Loudoun County Receives Award for Budget Presentation

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 2014 budget.

The association cites Loudoun... More...

Posted on: November 21, 2013

Disability Services Board Seeks Members

The Loudoun County Disability Services Board (DSB) is seeking members who are interested in raising awareness about issues affecting people with disabilities. The DSB is an at-large advisory body appointed by the Board of... Details...

Posted on: November 14, 2013

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

Loudoun County has sold $45.2 million in general obligation bonds at a favorable interest rate of 3.18 percent. Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance the construction of four new schools: Cardinal Ridge Elementary... More...

Posted on: November 12, 2013

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm County’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... Details...

Posted on: November 6, 2013

Phase II Watershed Implementation Plan Community Meeting Set for November 14

Loudoun County residents are encouraged to attend a community meeting about the Phase II Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP) scheduled for Thursday, November 14, 2013, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Rust Library, 380 Old... Details...

Posted on: October 24, 2013

County Earns "Run Smarter" Award for Use of Document Imaging System

Loudoun County has been selected as a "Run Smarter" Award winner in the government category for its innovative and creative use of Laserfiche, a documents management and records retention solution. There were more than... Details...

Posted on: October 15, 2013

Looking to Buy a Home? Loudoun ADU Program has Properties Available

The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Purchase Program currently has a large number of homes available for sale. The ADU Program, administered by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services, provides... Details...

Posted on: October 2, 2013

Kenneth Smith is New Director of the Loudoun Court Service Unit

Kenneth E. Smith is the new Director of the Loudoun County Juvenile Court Service Unit (JCSU).

Smith has been serving as Interim Director in Loudoun since January 1, 2013, following the retirement of former JCSU Director... More...

Posted on: October 3, 2013

“Loudoun Targets Lyme” Receives Statewide Recognition

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The Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) has recognized the “Loudoun Targets Lyme” initiative with a 2013 Achievement Award.

Erik Johnston, Director of Government Affairs for VACo, presented the award to the Board of... Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2013

Tornado Watch Canceled; Preparedness Has No Expiration Date

The tornado watch for Loudoun County has been canceled, but it's still a good idea to be prepared to take action in the event of severe weather.

When a tornado watch is issued, it means that weather conditions are... Details...

Posted on: September 18, 2013

One Book, One Community Annual Countywide Reading Program is Underway

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"The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope" by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer is the selection for the Loudoun County Public Library’s 2013 “1book 1community” reading program. Books... Details...

Posted on: September 4, 2013

Erin McLellan is Loudoun County’s New Budget Officer

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McLellan most recently has served as Budget Manager, Performance and Grants Management, for Loudoun County. Her duties included coordinating and managing the Budget Division’s specialty functions such as performance... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2013

It Doesn’t Cost a Lot to be Prepared: September is National Preparedness Month

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September is National Preparedness Month and Loudoun County emergency management officials say it’s a perfect time to get ready for weather-related events and other potential emergency situations. Being prepared for... Details...

Posted on: September 3, 2013

Public Meeting on Upper Broad Run Watershed Project Set for September 16

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A public information meeting on the Upper Broad Run Watershed Management Plan is scheduled for Monday, September 16, 2013, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Gum Spring Library, 24600 Millstream Drive, at the intersection of Stone... More...

Posted on: August 29, 2013

Rental Units Available Through Loudoun’s Affordable Dwelling Unit Program

Loudoun County announces that properties are available for rent through the county’s Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Program. The ADU Rental Program, administered by the Department of Family Services, provides opportunities... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2013

Online Loudoun Building Permit Forms Redesigned in Customer-Friendly Format

The Loudoun County Department of Building and Development has redesigned many of its most frequently used building permit forms to make them more customer-friendly. They have been upgraded to fillable .pdfs, which are... More...

Posted on: August 22, 2013

Loudoun County Agencies Partner to Serve Youth at Camp REAL

The Prevention/Intervention team of the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has again partnered with the Loudoun County Public Schools and the Sheriff’s Office in... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2013

Pipe Bomb Investigation Reveals Second Explosive Device

As part of an ongoing criminal investigation, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office along with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence on Sandpiper Place in the River Creek community... More...

Posted on: August 19, 2013

It’s That Time of the Year for Juror Questionnaires

Gary M. Clemens, Clerk of the Circuit Court, asks Loudoun County residents to check their mailboxes for juror questionnaires starting August 23, 2013. On that day, the Clerk’s Office will begin mailing juror questionnaires... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2013

Loudoun Procurement Division Earns Two National Awards

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The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has been recognized for excellence by two national purchasing organizations.

The Procurement Division recently received the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from... Details...

Posted on: August 12, 2013

Loudoun County Moves Up in Digital County Governments Survey

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Loudoun County has again been named one of the most technologically advanced county governments in the United States, ranking No. 3 in its population category in a national survey conducted by the Center for Digital... More...

Posted on: August 9, 2013

Loudoun Uses Crowd Sourcing to Collect W&OD Trail Data

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Bicyclists and pedestrians planning to use the Washington and Old Dominion Trail (W&OD) have a new online resource thanks to an innovative partnership between the Loudoun County Government and AOL.

As part of a company... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2013

Affordable Dwelling Unit Program Offers Homes Available for Purchase

Loudoun County announces that properties are available for purchase through the county’s Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Program. The ADU Program, administered by the Department of Family Services, provides opportunities to... Details...

Posted on: August 1, 2013

Commonwealth's Attorney Releases Report on Deputy-Involved Shooting

On July 31, 2013, the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office released a report concerning the review of the May 29, 2013, deputy- involved shooting at the Costco Wholesale store in Sterling, Virginia. The report... Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2013

State Board of Elections Launches Online Voter Registration

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Loudoun County residents may now register to vote and update their voter registration online. The State Board of Elections, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), launched the new online voter... More...

Posted on: July 17, 2013

National Weather Service Designates Loudoun County as “StormReady”

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Loudoun County has been recognized as “StormReady” by the National Weather Service. The designation highlights the county’s dedication to helping residents prepare for weather-related events.

The StormReady program is... Details...

Posted on: July 18, 2013

Board of Supervisors Honors Members of Government Reform Commission

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Members of the Loudoun County Government Reform Commission have been honored for their work and service to the citizens of the county by the Board of Supervisors. The Board presented Resolutions of Appreciation to members of... Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2013

Economic Development Director Flynn Resigns; Rizer to Serve as Interim Director

Tom Flynn, Director of the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development, is resigning effective July 31, 2013, and Assistant Director Buddy Rizer has been appointed to serve as Interim Director of the department, County... Details...

Posted on: July 3, 2013

Loudoun County 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... More...

Posted on: June 27, 2013

Your Input Needed for Loudoun Lyme Disease Awareness Survey

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Loudoun County residents are encouraged to complete a brief, anonymous Lyme disease survey online at www.surveymonkey.com/s/LymeAwareness to help the county better... Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2013

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), a nonprofit professional association... Details...

Posted on: June 17, 2013

Loudoun County Offers Public Employee Homeownership Grant Program

Loudoun County’s Public Employee Homeownership Grant Program assists low-to moderate-income public employees in purchasing a home in Loudoun County. The program offers a secured loan to income-eligible employees of the... Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2013

Schedule of Spraying for Ticks at Loudoun County Parks is Updated

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As part of Loudoun County’s increased efforts to prevent Lyme disease, the county is applying an insecticide aimed at reducing the tick population at several county-owned parks. The spraying will be done only on weekdays,... Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2013

Signatures of Loudoun Award Winners Announced

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The Loudoun County Design Cabinet, which is supported by the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development, has unveiled 12 winners in the Signatures of Loudoun annual architecture and design competition. The awards were... Details...

Posted on: June 3, 2013

Reminder: Chairman York to Host Town Hall Meeting on NVTA Projects June 10

As Loudoun’s representative to the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), Board of Supervisors Chairman Scott K. York will host a public input session Monday, June 10, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the... More...

Posted on: May 31, 2013

County Completes Bond Sale: Triple-A Rating Re-Affirmed

Loudoun County has achieved a near record favorable interest rate in a bond sale completed Wednesday, May 29, 2013, following affirmation of the county’s triple-A rating on its general obligation (G0) bonds. The county... Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2013

Loudoun Real Property Taxes Due June 5

Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half of real property tax is Wednesday, June 5, 2013.

Payments postmarked after June 5, 2013 will incur a 10 percent... Details...

Posted on: May 23, 2013

County Offers Affordably Priced Housing for Sale in South Riding Area

Loudoun County has six affordably priced homes available for purchase at The Reserve at South Riding I. These properties are administered under the Affordable Market Purchase Program (AMPP), which was created to administer... Details...

Posted on: May 21, 2013

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm County’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... Details...

Posted on: May 15, 2013

Loudoun County Recognized as a "Start! Fit-Friendly" Organization

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

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Posted on: May 6, 2013

Board Declares May Lyme Disease Awareness Month; Loudoun Targets Lyme Launches Survey

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has declared May as “Lyme Disease Awareness Month” in Loudoun County. The Board’s proclamation notes that incidents of Lyme disease increase in warm weather when people and pets spend... Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2013

James Freeman is Loudoun County's New Director of Community Corrections

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James J. Freeman has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Community Corrections, effective May 23, 2013, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Freeman currently serves as... More...



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