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Posted on: January 26, 2023

County Provides Update on Franklin Park’s Future Improvements

Link to information about the Franklin Park master planning process

Loudoun County continues the master planning process for Franklin Park, which currently encompasses 200 acres between the towns of Purcellville and Round Hill.

After acquiring 103 acres adjacent to the current park in 2022, the county began a master plan p...

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County News
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Community Meeting for Village of St. Louis Set for January 31

Link to information about the St. Louis Village Plan

Loudoun County will host a community meeting for the Village of St. Louis Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. at Banneker Elementary School, 35231 Snake Hill Road, Middleburg. Residents are encouraged to attend to learn about the status of the St. Lou...

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County News
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Clerk of Circuit Court Offers Black History Program February 25

Link to information about the Clerk of the Circuit Court's historic records and Black History eve

Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens is pleased to announce that the Clerk’s historic records team is offering a special Black History program in recognition of Black History Month in February. The program, “Navigating Slavery: The Goose Cre...

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County News
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Board Adopts Airport Impact Overlay District Amendments

Link to information about the Airport Impact Overlay District

At its January 17, 2023 meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved changes to the county’s Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance and zoning map pertaining to land development in areas where airport noise impacts are known to occur c...

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County News
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Board of Supervisors Adopts New Precinct Boundaries and Polling Places

Link to information about updated to voting precincts and polling places

During its January 17, 2023, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors adopted amendments to the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County, Chapter 209, Voting Precincts and Polling Places, which revise the county’s precinct boundaries and po...

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County News
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Loudoun Electoral Board Determines School Board Members’ Staggered Terms

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At its January 12, 2023, meeting, the Loudoun County Electoral Board determined which Loudoun County School Board members will be elected to four-year terms and to two-year terms in the November 2023 general election. 

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County News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Board of Supervisors to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Addition to Animals Ordinance Feb. 15

Link to information about proposed addition to Chapter 612 and online comment form

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to hold a public hearing February 15, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. on a proposed new section of Chapter 612, Dogs and Other Animals, of the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County. If adopted, the new section of or...

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County News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Board of Supervisors Adopts Social and Racial Equity as Fundamental Values

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At its January 17, 2023, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors voted to approve a resolution identifying social and racial equity as fundamental values for Loudoun County government. The resolution in part, calls for the county to promote fairn...

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County News
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Segment of Arcola Mills Drive to Close Permanently February 1

Link to information about new traffic pattern for closure of Arcola Mills Drive Feb. 1

On February 1, 2023, Loudoun County will permanently close a segment of Arcola Mills Drive in Aldie to through traffic between Evergreen Mills Road and Belmont Ridge Road.  A 700-foot segment of Arcola Mills Drive will close in advance of the cou...

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County News
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Loudoun Landfill to Require Proof of Origin of Commercial Construction, Demolition Waste

Link to information about the Loudoun County landfill

Beginning February 1, 2023, Loudoun County will require written documentation that commercial construction and demolition waste being delivered to the Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility comes from sources within Loudoun. In addition, all haule...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Loudoun County Continuum of Care Conducting Annual Point-in-Time Count

Link to information about the Point-in-Time Count

The Loudoun County Continuum of Care, along with jurisdictions that make up the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness...

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County News
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Labor Action May Impact Loudoun County Transit Bus Service Beginning January 11

Link to information about Loudoun County Transit service changes

Loudoun County has been notified by the county’s bus contractor, Keolis, that a labor action may occur beginning on the morning of Wednesday, January 11, 2023. As a result, the county’s bus services may be impacted.  

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County News
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in January and February

Link to information about mental health awareness and substance misuse prevention classes

Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for January and February 2023 is as follows:

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County News
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Loudoun to Host Job Fair January 21, 2023

Link to information and registration for the Loudoun Job Fair

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Loudoun Job Fair on Saturday, January 21, 2023, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at the Claude Moore Recreation & Community Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling.    

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County News
Posted on: January 6, 2023

January Loudoun County Auction Features Bargains on Surplus Items

Link to information about the Loudoun County surplus auction

If getting organized is on your list of New Year’s resolutions, the current Loudoun County surplus auction features helpful items, including wooden desks and filing cabinets, metal cabinets and a conference room cabinet with a whiteboard. In add...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

Public Comments Sought on Proposed Addition to Chapter 612 of Loudoun County Ordinances

Link to information about proposed addition to Chapter 612 and online comment form

Loudoun County is seeking public comment on a proposed new section of Chapter 612 of the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County that, if adopted, would prohibit private ownership of certain exotic and venomous species of animals that present a risk to publ...

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County News
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Board of Supervisors Funds Various Projects and Reserves with Mid-Year Budget Adjustments

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On January 3, 2023, the Board of Supervisors authorized the use of unassigned General Fund balance from the Loudoun County Adopted Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Budget. The $114,561,290 fund balance includes revenue collected during the fiscal year that was not a...

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County News
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Public Invited to Comment on New Draft Text for Loudoun Zoning Ordinance Rewrite

Link to information about the zoning ordinance rewrite

The Loudoun County Planning Commission is scheduled to hold a second public hearing to consider portions of the draft Zoning Ordinance on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. Members of the public are invited to provide their comments to the Planning C...

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County News
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Sets 2023 Meeting Schedule

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2023 and has reelected Sterling District Supervisor Koran T. Saines as vice chairman. In the absence of Chair Phyllis J. Randall, Saines will perform the duties of the chair.&nbs...

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County News
Posted on: January 4, 2023

Loudoun County Popular Annual Financial Report for FY 2022 is Online

Link to Loudoun County financial reports

Loudoun County’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Popular Annual Financial Report is online. 

The report is specifically designed to be readily accessible and easily understandable to members of the general public who do not have a background in public finan...

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County News
Posted on: January 3, 2023

Residents Asked to Verify Vehicle Information Online for 2023 Tax Year

Link to information about personal property tax filing requirements

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is mailing notification of 2023 personal property filing requirements to all owners of automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, campers, trailers, boats, motorhomes, aircraft and mobile homes currently on t...

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County News
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Community Water and Wastewater Project Assistance

Link to information about community water and wastewater assistance

The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program will begin accepting applications for county assistance with community water and wastewater projects starting January 1, 2023.

The Water and Wastewater Program is designed to support Loudoun County communitie...

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County News
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Loudoun County Resumes Silver Line Bus Fares Beginning January 3

Link to information about Silver Line bus fares

On Tuesday, January 3, 2023, Loudoun County will resume collecting fares on its Silver Line bus routes, including the paratransit bus service. In November 2022, the Board of Supervisors approved a temporary waiver of fares on the Silver Line bus routes to...

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County News
Posted on: December 29, 2022

Independent Audit Shows Loudoun’s Financial Strength

Link to Loudoun County financial reports

A Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 financial audit and report on the year-end fiscal condition of Loudoun County government spotlights the county’s positive fiscal health in the year ending June 30, 2022. The annual audit, which is required by Virginia law, was cond...

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County News
Posted on: December 28, 2022

Loudoun Offers Christmas Tree Recycling at Several Locations

Link to information about Christmas tree recycling in Loudoun County

Loudoun County is offering five locations for residents to recycle their Christmas trees now through January 20, 2023. Only natural cut trees and wreaths will be accepted: no artificial trees or artificial wreaths. The trees will be converted into mulch, ...

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County News
Posted on: December 28, 2022

Online Communitywide Survey Now Open to All Loudoun County Residents

Link to information about Loudoun County's countywide survey

An online version of the Loudoun County 2022 Community Survey is now open to all Loudoun County residents. Loudoun County surveys its residents periodically to get their feedback on government services, the county’s quality of life and priorities for gove...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

Opportunities to Serve: Members Sought for Loudoun Board of Zoning Appeals, Other Boards

Link to information about applying for vacancies on boards, committees and commissions

Loudoun County offers residents an opportunity to get involved in local government. 

Board of Zoning Appeals

Loudoun County is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA). There is one opening for a member whose term would begi...

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County News
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Five Things to Know Ahead of Winter Weather in Loudoun

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As the first significant winter weather of the season is forecasted to impact Loudoun County and our region, officials encourage members of the community to take steps to prepare for the effects of a forecasted winter weather event. 

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

Northern Virginians Urged to Prevent Flu, COVID-19, Other Respiratory Viruses

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Northern Virginia’s hospitals are experiencing severe capacity shortages due to the spread of respiratory illnesses such as the seasonal flu, COVID-19 and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Just as communities across the country have experienced, local em...

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Posted on: December 13, 2022

Loudoun Offers Temporary Saturday Trash Drop-Off for Haulin’ Trash Customers December 17

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Loudoun County will offer a third temporary trash drop-off service Saturday, December 17, 2022, for Loudoun residents who were customers of Haulin’ Trash. At this time, the county has not scheduled any additional trash drop-off events as residents should ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2022

Board Committee to Consider Prohibiting Certain Exotic and Venomous Animals Dec. 13

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During its meeting on December 13, 2022, the Board of Supervisors’ Finance, Government Operations and Economic Development Committee is scheduled to begin considering a new section of Chapter 612 of the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County that, if adopt...

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County News
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Nancy Boyd is Loudoun County’s New Director of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure

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Nancy Boyd has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure (DTCI), County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Boyd, who has been serving as acting director since May 2022, was se...

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Posted on: December 9, 2022

Board of Supervisors Authorizes Plan for Studying the Impacts of Segregated Schools in Loudoun

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During its December 6, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved a plan to study the county’s history of segregated schools and consider ways to reconcile the impact of that history on Loudoun alumni, faculty, staff, their descendant...

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Posted on: December 8, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Residents to Participate in Community Survey

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Loudoun County is asking residents to participate in The National Community Survey during the coming weeks. Loudoun County surveys its residents periodically to get their feedback on government services, the county’s quality of life and priorities for gov...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Proposals from Rental Property Owners & Developers for Project-Based Vouchers

Link to information about project-based vouchers

The Loudoun County Department of Housing & Community Development will accept proposals from December 8 through January 23, 2023, from the owners of rental properties to contract with the county for Project-Based Vouchers (PBVs). 

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Posted on: December 5, 2022

Next Session of Loudoun Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins January 10

Link to information about fatherhood program

The next session of the program sponsored by Loudoun County to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, January 10, 2023. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program. 

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Posted on: December 5, 2022

Loudoun County Animal Services ‘Home for the Holidays’ Adoption Event Set for December 17

Link to information about Animal Services' Home for the Holidays event

On Saturday, December 17, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host its annual fee-waived pet adoption event, Home for the Holidays, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at the Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 42225 Adoption Drive in Leesburg. Adoption fees w...

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Loudoun to Offer Temporary Saturday Trash Drop-Off for Haulin’ Trash Customers

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Loudoun County will be offering a temporary trash drop-off service on the next two Saturdays to Loudoun residents who were customers of Haulin’ Trash. The household waste-hauling company informed customers earlier this week that it would cease o...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Loudoun County Launches Veterans Treatment Docket

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The Virginia Supreme Court has approved Loudoun County’s application to establish a Veterans Treatment Docket, which is now scheduled to launch in December. Veterans treatment dockets are specialized court dockets led by the General District Court within ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

Environmental Commission Seeks Nominations for Environmental Excellence Awards

Link to information about the Loudoun Environmental Excellence Awards

The Loudoun County Environmental Commission is calling for nominations for the inaugural Environmental Excellence Awards, honoring individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations and educators for their leadership on environmental issues. Each year, the ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Second-Half Real Property Tax Deadline is December 5, 2022

Link to information about taxes in Loudoun County

Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second-half real property tax is Monday, December 5, 2022

Note that payments received or postmarked after December 5, 2022, will incur a 10% penalt...

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County News
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Loudoun County Transit Announces Opening of Dulles Transit Center Park and Ride Dec. 5

Link to information about Loudoun Transit service changes

Effective December 5, 2022, Loudoun County Transit will close the Dulles North Transit Center and move services to the new Dulles Transit Center Park and Ride lot located at 23200 Pacific Boulevard in Sterling to better meet passenger needs. 

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Loudoun Hosts Public Information Meeting on New Philomont Fire and Rescue Station December 8

Link to information about the Philomont Fire and Rescue Station Project

Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a public information meeting regarding the new Philomont Fire and Rescue Station project to help shape what the new station will look like. The meeting will be held Thursday, December 8, 2022, at 6...

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County News
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Loudoun County Invites Public Input on American Rescue Plan Act Funding Priorities

Link to information about American Rescue Plan Act funding for Loudoun County

Loudoun County is asking residents and employers to provide input on how the county should spend $7.5 million of the $80 million it will receive from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), which financially supports local communities as they address...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Help Shape the Future of Transit and Commuting Services in Loudoun

Link to information about the transit strategic plans

Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services is seeking community input as the county works to update the strategic plans for its transit and commuter assistance programs. Members of the public are invited to provide comments about their transportation ne...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Virginia Telecommunications Initiative Broadband Project Continues in Loudoun

Link to information about efforts to expand broadband in Loudoun

Residents and businesses in areas of Loudoun that are part of the county’s Virginia Telecommunications Initiative (VATI) broadband project with All Points Broadband (APB) might see crews working after the beginning of the year. Preliminary planning, permi...

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County News
Posted on: November 16, 2022

Board of Supervisors Recognizes Winners of 2022 “Signatures of Loudoun Design Excellence Awards”

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The Loudoun County Design Cabinet, a volunteer group of architects, engineers, planners, and designers dedicated to supporting quality design in Loudoun County, presented the 2022 “Signatures of Loudoun” design awards at the Board of Supervisors meeting N...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Silver Line Opening Community Celebration Set for Saturday, November 19

Link to information about the Silver Line in Loudoun County

Loudoun County invites the community to join in a free celebration of the opening of the Silver Line Metrorail extension Saturday, November 19, 2022, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m., at Loudoun Station, 43751 Central Station Drive in Ashburn. 

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Loudoun County Launches New Silver Line Bus Routes and Stops Beginning November 16

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Loudoun County will begin to phase in the largest update to its transit system in over a decade in concert with the opening of the Metrorail’s Silver Line extension, which includes three new stations in Loudoun County: Dulles International Airport, Loudou...

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Four Things to Know about the Opening of the Silver Line Metrorail Extension in Loudoun County

Link to information about the Metrorail Silver Line extension into Loudoun County

Loudoun County is celebrating the opening of Metrorail’s Silver Line extension and the beginning of passenger service to and from the three new Metrorail stations in Loudoun. Metro provides Loudoun residents with a new transportation option for accessing ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Final Household Hazardous Waste Event of 2022 is November 19 in Sterling

Link to information about household hazardous waste collection events

The final Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event of 2022 is scheduled for Saturday, November 19, 2022, 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in  Sterling. Loudoun residents are welcome to br...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application Process is Now Open

Link to information about the nonprofit grant application process

Loudoun County’s grant application process for community nonprofit organizations is now open with the Fiscal Year 2024 (FY 2024) Human Services Nonprofit Grant Application available at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrants.

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter Opens November 15

Link to information about Loudoun County's homeless services

The Loudoun County Hypothermia Prevention Shelter will open Tuesday, November 15, 2022, for single adults aged 18 and older in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleepin...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Loudoun Celebrates Graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court

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Loudoun County celebrated three graduates of the Adult Drug Treatment Court on October 26, 2022, in a ceremony hosted at the Loudoun County Courthouse. Drug treatment courts are specialized court dockets within the existing structure of Virginia's court s...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Board to Consider Amendments Related to Airport Impact Overlay District November 9

Link to information about the Loudoun County Airport Impact Overlay District

At its November 9, 2022, public hearing, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will consider proposed changes to the county’s Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance and zoning map that would amend the county’s policies and zoning regulations pertaining to...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Loudoun to Host Agricultural Technology Field Day November 16

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Virginia Cooperative Extension - Loudoun (VCE Loudoun), along with its partners, will host an Agricultural Technology Field Day Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Middleburg Agricultural Research & Extension (MARE) Center, 552...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Sterling Offices of Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue, Treasurer Moving

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The Sterling offices of the Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue and Treasurer are moving out of the county’s Eastern Loudoun Service Center to another building that is located approximately one-half mile away in the same Sterling office park. Begin...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Loudoun County Website Offers Environment & Energy News Subscription

Link to information about Loudoun County government environmental and energy initiatives

As the Board of Supervisors continues efforts to increase environmental sustainability and resilience for Loudoun residents and businesses, Loudoun County is making it easier for members of the public to stay up to date by expanding its subscription news ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Supervisors Adopt Public Input Procedures for Non-English Speakers

Link to information on how to provide comments at a Board of Supervisors meeting

During its October 18, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors adopted changes to the Rules of Order that formalized the procedures for the translation of public input by non-English speakers during board meetings. In addition, the Board au...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Earns Champion of Disability Employment Award

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center has been recognized by the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) as a Champion of Disability Employment. 

“We are both delighted and humbled to be a recipient of this year’s Champion...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Loudoun County Transit Announces Ashburn North Park & Ride Lot Closure; Bus Service Adjustments

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Effective, Monday, October 24, 2022, Loudoun County Transit will close the Ashburn North Park and Ride lot permanently and make bus service changes to better meet passenger needs. The Ashburn North Park and Ride lot, located at 45151 Russell Branch Parkwa...

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County News
Posted on: October 18, 2022

Loudoun County Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Loudoun County has been recognized for excellence in financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The county has received separate awards for the Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and its companion docume...

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Posted on: October 17, 2022

Public Information Meeting on Franklin Park’s Future Improvements Set for October 25

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Loudoun County and the Town of Round Hill invite members of the community to attend a public information meeting regarding future improvements to Franklin Park on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Franklin P...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Daniel Galindo is New Loudoun County Director of Planning and Zoning

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Daniel Galindo is Loudoun County’s new director of the Department of Planning and Zoning, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Galindo was promoted to director after serving as assistant director of the department since February 2021. Galin...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

U.S. Government Ends Use of Facility in Loudoun as Safe Haven for Afghan Nationals

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The use of the National Conference Center (NCC) in Lansdowne as a “safe haven” facility for Afghan nationals has come to an end. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced the departure of all Afghan nationals from the NCC.  

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

John E. Hall is Loudoun County’s New Director of Housing & Community Development

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John E. Hall has been selected as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Hall was selected after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is effective Oc...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funding Available to Loudoun Nonprofits

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Nonprofits and faith-based organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for financial assistance available through the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding.

A total of $2.5 million is available for distributi...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Special Activities Planned for Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park Grand Opening

Link to information about the grand opening for the Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park

Loudoun County invites members of the public to enjoy the first full day of operations at the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, September 24, 2022, with special events planned from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. To commemorate the opening of the par...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Public Meeting Scheduled Sept. 28 on Red Hill Community Land Use Policies

Link to information about Red Hill Community CPAM Meeting

The Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning will hold a public meeting Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. to provide an update on a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (PDF) affecting the Red Hill community. The meeting, the second of two plann...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Prospective Jurors Needed for 2023 Jury Trials

Link to information about the jury selection process in Loudoun County

The Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Jury Management team is sending out 50,000 jury questionnaire postcards to Loudoun County residents for the purpose of determining who is qualified for jury duty in Loudoun County in 2023. These mailings have begun and wil...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail Project Set for September 27

Link to information about the Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail Project

Loudoun County will celebrate the completion of construction of the Round Hill to Franklin Park Trail project and Main Street enhancements with a ribbon cutting Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend the ceremony.&nb...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Early Voting for November Election Begins September 23 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters of important dates and deadlines for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. 

  • Friday, September 23: First day of early voting at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 75...
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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Loudoun County Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Loudoun Health Commission

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The Loudoun Health Commission has a critical need for volunteer members interested in helping efforts to improve the health of the community. Anyone interested in serving on the Health Commission is encouraged to visit loudoun.gov/advisory for information...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park Set for Sept. 23

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the new Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Friday, September 23, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony take place at the park’s Championship ...

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County News
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Loudoun County Activities & Events Mark September as National Recovery Month

Link to information about National Recovery Month activities in Loudoun

In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Loudoun County is promoting several activities designed to increase public awareness surrounding mental health and addiction recovery, including a “Recovery Fest,” distribution of free drug ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Comments about Board of Supervisors’ Public Input Process

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Loudoun County is seeking input from the community concerning the process for providing public comment to the Board of Supervisors. 

Members of the public are invited to fill out a brief online survey to answer questions about the current process ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Lovettsville Community Center August 31

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Lovettsville Community Center with a ribbon cutting Wednesday, Au...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Leesburg Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of Dog

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A Leesburg man is facing a felony charge for alleged sexual abuse of a family member’s dog. Ariel Enrique Carrasco Intestroza, 25, was arrested on August 10, 2022, following an investigation by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Humane Law Enforcement....

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Public Input to Update Transit Equity Policy

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Loudoun County is hosting an online comment period to gain input from the public on a proposed refinement to an existing Loudoun County Transit civil rights policy, currently provided under the 2020-2023 Title VI Program for Local Transit and Commuter Bus...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

County Purchases Former Westpark Golf Course; Plans for Passive Park

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has closed on the purchase of three parcels of land totaling 134 acres that made up the former Westpark Golf Course in Leesburg. The county purchased the property for $3.8 million from a private owner who purchased ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Attorney General’s Office Certifies Loudoun Redistricting Plan

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The Virginia Attorney General’s Office recently certified that it found no reason to object to Loudoun County’s redistricting plan, adopted by the Board of Supervisors on June 7, 2022. The attorney general’s “certification of no objection” means that the ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Two Loudoun County programs have been recognized for excellence and innovation by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). The presentation of historic records by the Clerk of the Circuit Court and the Teen Micro Art Gallery at Loudoun County Public L...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Spotted Lanternfly Found in Loudoun; Residents Encouraged to Help Slow Its Spread

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Loudoun County officials say the invasive species of insect known as the spotted lanternfly has been found in Loudoun County, signaling a new stage in efforts to slow the spread of the pest that can damage agricultural crops and more than 100 other plants...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Adopts Environmental and Energy Work Plan

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved an Environmental and Energy Work Plan to guide policies and practices related to the environment, sustainability and energy management. 

The work plan was approved during the Board’s Environment...

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Posted on: July 26, 2022

Loudoun County Again Recognized for Excellence in Procurement

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Loudoun County has again received national recognition for organizational excellence in public procurement. The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has earned the 2022 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institu...

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

New Three-Digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline — 988 — Launches July 16

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Beginning Saturday, July 16, 2022, Virginians who need suicide prevention or behavioral health crisis support, or are worried about someone else, can call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline network. The new three-digit number ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Loudoun County Publishes Digital Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Story

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Loudoun County has published a digital Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Story that highlights county programs and spotlights some of the ways the county puts tax dollars to work.

In the FY 2023 Budget Story, the county explains how its $3.5 billion budget affects L...

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

County Sells Refunding Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold $64.7 million in general obligation (GO) refunding bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.75%. The county received $6.2 million in premium, which was used to reduce the par amount of the bonds, and the proceeds will go into escrow...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

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 triple-A rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s sound operating performance, the size and diversity of its tax base and strong management. Loudoun County has h...

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