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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Free Tax Preparation Services Available for Low-to-Moderate-Income Families and Seniors

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The Tax-Aide Program, which provides free tax services to families in need, begins January 31, 2017, in Loudoun. The program, sponsored by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the Loudoun County government, targets low-to-moderate-income families and s...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2017

County to Hold Informational Meetings for Landowners on Floodplain Boundary Changes

Image of floodplain overlay district map Loudoun County will hold two public information meetings for landowners affected by proposed modifications to the county’s Floodplain Overlay District. Both meetings will be held in the Dulles Room on the first floor of the Loudoun County Gove...More...
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Loudoun County Seeks Community Input on Transit Services

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Loudoun County has launched an annual effort to obtain input from members of the public about the county’s bus routes and transit services. The public may provide feedback January 12 – March 31, 2017, through a survey or by attending o...Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Expansion of Ball’s Bluff National Historic Landmark Approved

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Loudoun County’s nomination for expansion of the Ball’s Bluff Battlefield National Historic Landmark has been approved by the U.S. Department of the Interior. Earlier this week, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced the expa...Details...

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Loudoun County Offers Home Improvement and Repair Programs

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

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to low-and-moderate-income homeowners who want...
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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently mailed notification of 2017 personal property filing requirements to all vehicle owners currently on the county’s tax rolls. Personal property includes automobiles, trucks, ...Details...

Posted on: January 3, 2017

Who Maintains Your Road? New Loudoun County Online Map Provides the Answer

Screen shot of road maintenance map Loudoun County has launched a new online tool to help residents determine the entity that is responsible for maintaining roads within the county, including snow removal and surface repairs. The interactive, searchable map provides users with a resource f...More...
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Meet the Employer Event January 19 Features Loudoun County Government

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a “Meet the Employer” event featuring representatives from the Loudoun County government’s Department of Human Resources Thursday, January 19, 2017, at the Rust Library in Lees...Read on...

Posted on: January 3, 2017

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Sets 2017 Meeting Schedule

Photo of Loudoun Board of Supervisors The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2017 and has re-elected Ashburn District Supervisor Ralph Buona as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chair Phyllis J. Randall, Buona will perform the duties of the Chair. Under the r...Read on...
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Author Event at Rust Library January 14 Postponed

Photo of author Leslie Morgan Steiner Due to the inclement weather expected Saturday, January 14, 2017, the discussion with "Crazy Love" author Leslie Morgan Steiner at the Rust Library must be rescheduled. Details will be posted at library.loudoun.gov/.
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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Still Time to Participate in Current Phase of Envision Loudoun

Image of Envision Loudoun logo Anyone interested in participating in the current online community engagement process for development of Loudoun County’s new comprehensive plan has until Wednesday, January 11, 2017, to do so.  Interactive comment and mapping exercise...Details...
Posted on: December 22, 2016

Loudoun County Offers Christmas Tree Recycling at Several Locations

Image of Christmas tree recycling graphic Loudoun County is offering five locations for residents to drop off their Christmas trees for recycling beginning Monday, December 26, 2016, through Friday, January 20, 2017. Only natural, cut trees are accepted because the trees will be converted into a ...Read on...
Posted on: December 9, 2016

County Launches New Interactive Land Development Mapping System

Image of development map Loudoun County is launching a new interactive land development mapping system, the Loudoun Existing and Potential Development Tool (EPD). The EPD mapping system provides direct access to information about the existing and potential development of land in...Details...
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Envision Loudoun Online Engagement Tool is Now Available

Screenshot of Envision Loudoun website The development of a community vision for Loudoun County’s new comprehensive plan, initiated at the Envision Loudoun Listening & Learning Workshops, continues online. Interactive comment and mapping exercises available at www.EnvisionLoudou...More...
Posted on: December 21, 2016

Loudoun County Woman Charged with More than 100 Counts of Animal Cruelty and Neglect

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A Loudoun County woman is facing more than 100 charges of animal cruelty and neglect after Animal Control Officers found inadequate living conditions at a property south of Leesburg.

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCA...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2016

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Community for Ages 50 and Up

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has available units in an active adult community in the Ashburn area that serves people ages 50 and older.  In addition to income and credit requirements, applicants to purchase these prop...More...

Posted on: December 19, 2016

Current Metrorail SafeTrack Surge Ends Dec. 20; Loudoun Buses Return to Regular Schedule Dec. 21

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The current phase of the Metrorail maintenance program SafeTrack, which has directly affected some Loudoun County Transit riders, is scheduled to end Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - one day earlier than originally scheduled. This will allow Loudoun County to...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2016

Last-Minute Holiday Shopping? Loudoun County Store Offers Unique Items

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If you’re looking for unique stocking stuffers for the holidays, look no further than the Loudoun County Store.

The store features a variety of items that sport the county’s name or seal. Among the newer items: small toy bears with Loudoun County T-shi...More...

Posted on: December 16, 2016

Board of Supervisors Cancels Second Business Meeting in December

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has canceled the Board’s second business meeting in December that had been scheduled for Thursday, December 22, 2016. The Board’s next business meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 3, 2017, ...Details...

Posted on: November 30, 2016

The Holidays Come Alive in Purcellville!

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See the holidays come alive at Frankin Park Arts Center in Purcellville! Whether you're looking for family-friendly entertainment, one man’s re-enactment of "A Christmas Carol" or fabulous seasonal music and dance, the Arts Center has ...Details...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Loudoun Receives National Recognition for Budget Presentation

Image of FY 17 Budget cover 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 2017 budget, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday.  ...More...
Posted on: December 6, 2016

Board of Supervisors to Consider Proposed Changes to Floodplain Boundaries

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Loudoun County is planning to send out an estimated 8,200 letters next week notifying property owners that they may be affected by proposed modifications to the county’s Floodplain Overlay District. The notification letters include information a...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2016

Loudoun Offers Community Water and Wastewater Project Assistance

Image of water droplets The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program will begin accepting applications for county assistance with community water and/or wastewater projects starting January 1, 2017. The Water and Wastewater Program is designed to support Loudoun County commu...Details...
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Loudoun County Parkway and Center Street Construction to begin December 2016

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Loudoun County officials announce that construction of improvements at the intersection of Loudoun County Parkway and Center Street is scheduled to begin in early December.  The project includes the construction of raised islands with landscaping...Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Next Phase of Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

Image of SafeTrack logo The next phase of the Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, is scheduled for November 28-December 21, 2016, and will directly affect some riders of the Loudoun County Transit bus service.  SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance prog...More...
Posted on: December 2, 2016

Animal Services Offers Free Adoptions Saturday, December 10, 2016

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On Saturday, December 10, 2016, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host its second annual “Home for the Holidays” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Animal Shelter, 39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford. A...Details...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning Workshops Continue in December

Image of Envision Loudoun logo and workshop photo Loudoun County will hold two more Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning workshops in December.   More than 500 members of the Loudoun community attended the series of interactive workshops held in November. The workshops are part of Loudoun&am...Read on...
Posted on: November 29, 2016

Loudoun Second Half Real Property Tax Deadline is December 5, 2016

Screenshot of Link2Loudoun app 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, 2016.  Payments postmarked after December 5, 2016, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalt...Read on...
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

Image of community graphic The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors encourages residents to become actively involved in their county government. There are currently opportunities to serve on many advisory boards, commissions and committees.   Loudoun County has a new onlin...Details...
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate; Triple-A Ratings Reaffirmed

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Loudoun County has sold $60.90 million in lease revenue bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.57 percent. Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance several general government and transportation projects, including:

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  • Acquisition of...
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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library Receives National Award for Collaboration with Schools

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The Loudoun County Public Library has earned a 2106 Achievement Award in the Children and Youth Category from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for “Journeys of my life / Viajes de mi Vida.”  The program was a collab...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

Loudoun County Budget Story Receives Statewide Recognition for Innovation

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Loudoun County has received an Innovations in Government Finance Award from the Virginia Government Finance Officers’ Association (VGFOA) for a new county publication, the “FY 2017 Budget Story.”  Loudoun was one of ...Details...

Posted on: November 14, 2016

Board of Supervisors Announces Meeting Schedule Changes for November

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has made adjustments to its business meeting schedule for November 2016. 

  • The Board has canceled its business meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 17. 
  • The Board has scheduled a special meeting Tuesday,...
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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, November 19, 2016, in Sterling

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2016.  This will be the last HHW event until March 2017....Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Next Phase of Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

Image of SafeTrack logo The next phase of the Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, is scheduled for November 28-December 21, 2016, and will directly affect some riders of the Loudoun County Transit bus service.  SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance prog...Read on...
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Deadline for Displaying 2017 Loudoun Vehicle Decal is Nov. 15, 2016

Image of November 15 calendar Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for displaying the red 2017 Loudoun County vehicle license decal is Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  Anyone who has not purchased a 2017 decal may do so at the Office of ...More...
Posted on: November 9, 2016

America Recycles Day is November 15, 2016, in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Tuesday, November 15, 2016, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County.  America Recycles Day emphasizes the importance of community participation in recycling.  Recycling reduces ene...Read on...

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Reminder: Envision Loudoun Workshops Begin November 7

Image of Envision Loudoun Logo Loudoun County officials remind members of the public that the first round of Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning workshops begins Monday, November 7, 2016.  Envision Loudoun is an 18-month initiative that will result in a New Comprehensive P...Read on...
Posted on: October 28, 2016

Randall Appointed Vice Chair of Northern Virginia Transportation Authority

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Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chair Phyllis J. Randall has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA). Randall was unanimously elected to the position on October 13, 2016 by fellow members of NVTA, whose ch...More...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

Workforce Resource Center to Hold Retail/Seasonal Career Fair November 14, 2016

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If you’re looking to add a little jingle to your pocket with a holiday retail job, plan to attend the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center’s Retail/Seasonal Career Fair Monday, November 14, 2016. The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

County Administrative Offices Closed Friday, November 11, 2016

Image of U.S. flag and veterans Loudoun County government administrative offices will be closed Friday, November 11, 2016, in observance of Veterans Day. A timely reminder: The Loudoun County Veterans Program Coordinator maintains a one-stop information, outreach, and referral hub for...Details...
Posted on: November 1, 2016

Five Things to Know for the November 8, 2016, General Election

Loudoun County election officials remind voters of five important things to know for the upcoming General Election on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

1.  Bring Photo ID with You Voters are required to show an acceptable form of photo identification at th...More...
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Electronics Recycling Event Set for Saturday, November 5

Image of electronics gathered for recycling Loudoun County will hold its next Electronics Recycling Event Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Leesburg park and ride lot, 19730 Sycolin Road in Leesburg. Recycle televisions, computers, computer monitors, servers, laptops, ...Details...
Posted on: November 4, 2016

Time Change: "Fall Back" This Sunday and Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

Image of Fall Back Graphic On Sunday, November 6, 2016, we set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time.  As we do this, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue officials remind everyone to use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke alarms.  A prop...Read on...
Posted on: October 24, 2016

Extended Hours for Absentee Voting Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that extended absentee voting hours are available at three locations in the county between now and November 5, 2016.
 Voters may vote an absentee ballot in person at: 

  • Loudoun County Voter Registr...
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Posted on: October 25, 2016

Construction of Stone Ridge Park and Ride Lot Begins

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and the Virginia Department of Transportation were among those who broke ground Tuesday on the Stone Ridge park and ride lot, which is the first Transform I-66...More...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

Dominion Transmission Venting Planned for November 1 and 3

Image of natural gas flame Dominion Transmission plans venting of natural gas in Loudoun November 1 and 3, 2016. The following is a statement from Dominion: “To our neighbors in the vicinity of the Loudoun compressor station off Watson Road: Dominion has scheduled a pip...Read on...
Posted on: October 18, 2016

County Kicks off Envision Loudoun as Part of New Comprehensive Plan Effort

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Loudoun County is kicking off an 18-month initiative called Envision Loudoun, which will result in a New Comprehensive Plan . The plan will serve as the county government’s guiding document for land use and development in the foreseeable future....Details...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

County Breaks Ground on Missing Segment of Tall Cedars Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the start of construction of a missing segment of Tall Cedars Parkway.  Members of the Board of Supervisors, Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure staff, and contractors we...More...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Authorities: No Charges Filed in Dog Shooting Death

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun County authorities have determined that no charges will be filed in the shooting death of a dog that occurred at Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Officers from the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services and ...Read on...
Posted on: October 14, 2016

Workshop on CDBG Application Process in Loudoun Set for Oct. 31

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Groups interested in learning about the application process for the Loudoun County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program are encouraged to attend an informative workshop Monday, October 31, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Shenandoah ...Details...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Loudoun County Joining Solarize NOVA Program

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The Loudoun County government is partnering with the Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) and the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) to promote the use of solar power in Loudoun County homes and business. The Solarize NOVA program launches in Lo...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Board Announces Donation by Dan Snyder & Redskins Charitable Foundation for Historic School

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, in partnership with Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, is pleased to announce the donation of $35,000 by Snyder and the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation to benefit the restoration of the Ashburn Colored...Details...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Offers Youth Employment and Education Services

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Young people in Loudoun who are looking for employment opportunities can significantly improve their job and career options through the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. The center offers eligible young adults the skills needed to be successful in today’...Details...

Posted on: October 20, 2016

Voter Registration Deadline for November Election Extended to Friday, October 21

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The deadline to register to vote or update a registered voter’s address for the November general election has been extended in Virginia to Friday, October 21, 2016. A federal judge ordered the extension after technical problems with the state&am...More...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Public Hearing on Housing & Community Development Needs Set for October 18 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County is seeking public comment in connection with preparing the county’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Annual Action Plan.

The Family Services Advisory Board will hold a public hearing Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 6:00 p...More...

Posted on: October 5, 2016

Joint Architectural Review Board, Loudoun Preservation Society Announce Awards

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The Loudoun Preservation Society (LPS) and Loudoun County Joint Architectural Review Board (JARB) have announced the winners of their annual awards program, which recognizes preservation efforts across the county and includes the Community Blue Ribbon awa...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Voter Registration Deadline for November Election is October 17, 2016

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Loudoun County election officials remind citizens that 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 17, 2016, is the deadline to register to vote or update a registered voter’s address for the upcoming election on November 8, 2016. If you are registering to vote by mail, t...Details...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Loudoun's 2016 Fall Farm Tour is October 15-16

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Celebrate Loudoun’s thriving agricultural community during the 2016 Loudoun Fall Farm Tour. The tour runs from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16. A map and descriptions of more than 50 participating farms and other venues is i...Details...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, October 15, at Leesburg Park and Ride

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Leesburg Park and Ride commuter lot, at 19730 Sycolin Road, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome to bring HHW suc...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

Loudoun Supervisors to Participate in ‘Salute to Military’ October 15

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, including Chair Phyllis Randall and Vice Chairman Ralph Buona, are scheduled to participate in the upcoming “Loudoun Salute to Military, Veterans & Families.” The event will be held from 12:00 p.m. t...Details...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Clerk’s Office Schedules Fall Open House on Historic Criminal Records for October 7, 2016

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend the clerk’s Historic Records Division Open House on Friday, October 7, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the county’s 1894 courthouse at 18 E. Market Street in Leesburg. The ev...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Dedication Ceremony for ‘Madison Small Softball Complex’ Set for October 8

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A ceremony formally dedicating softball fields at Trailside Park in Ashburn in honor of Madison Small is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Saturday, October 8, 2016, at the park, which is located at 20375 Claiborne Parkway. Members of the public are invited to att...Details...

Posted on: September 29, 2016

Second Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is October 5, 2016

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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 Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Taxpayers should also purchase their new red decal that must be displayed by November 15, 20...More...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Dominion Transmission Venting Planned for Monday, October 3, 2016

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Dominion Transmission plans to conduct another venting operation near the Loudoun Compressor Station on Cove Point Lane in Leesburg. The venting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m., Monday, October 3, 2016.

Dominion Transmission has released the following state...Details...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

Loudoun Officials Urge Everyone to Stay Safe: Turn Around. Don’t Drown.

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The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for our region through September 30, 2016. With the possibility of severe flooding in the forecast, Loudoun County public safety officials remind everyone to be aware of the force and power of wa...Details...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Board Chair Issues Statement Following Smell of Natural Gas Odorant Across Loudoun

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Following a high volume of calls Monday to Loudoun County’s 911 call center concerning the smell of a natural gas odorant, Loudoun County officials contacted Dominion Transmission to discuss the impact of its pipeline maintenance on the community. Board o...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Draft Dulles South Commuter Bus Schedules Available for Review & Public Comment

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Loudoun County Transit is proposing changes to the Dulles South Commuter Bus Service which are designed to alleviate overcrowding on the popular route.

The schedule changes will coincide with the acquisition of four, 40-passenger transit buses that wi...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Absentee Voting for November Election is Underway

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Absentee balloting for the November general election will begin Friday, September 23, 2016, in Loudoun County.

From September 23 through October 21, in-person absentee voting will take place at the Loudoun County Office of Elections, 750 Miller Drive,...More...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

County Launches New Online Resources About Hoarding

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Loudoun County has launched a new webpage, www.loudoun.gov/hoarding, to help raise awareness about hoarding in the community and to provide people with resources about the topic. In addition, members of the community may now report hoarding-related concer...Details...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, September 24

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Harmony Park and Ride commuter lot, 39464 East Colonial Highway in Hamilton from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturday, September 24. 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome t...More...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Try Transit Week is September 19-23, 2016

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Loudoun County commuters are encouraged to pledge to try a form of transit during the eighth statewide “Try Transit Week in Virginia,” September 19 - 23, 2016. Participants can pledge to try transit at www.trytransitweek.org and enter to win a year of fre...More...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Holds Employment Resource Fair September 22

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host an Employment Resource Fair Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road N.W. in Leesburg.

This event will showcase workforce development organi...Details...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Blasting Set for Construction of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for construction of the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station, located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie, will begin on or about Tuesday, September 13, 2016, and continue for approximately two weeks. The ...More...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Rules on Greenway Toll Rates

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The Supreme Court of Virginia issued an opinion upholding the State Corporation Commission’s (SCC) findings in its investigation of toll rates on the Dulles Greenway, which is the only privately owned toll road in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The SCC‘s i...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

County Marks Opening of New Russell Branch Parkway Segment

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Loudoun County officials celebrated the completion of a segment of Russell Branch Parkway during a ribbon cutting ceremony along the road today. The recently-opened segment of the parkway between Ashburn Road and Ashburn Village Boulevard was identified a...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Ready Loudoun: County Encourages Residents to Take Action During National Preparedness Month

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The Loudoun County Government joins the nation in kicking off National Preparedness Month. Each September, public safety and emergency management professionals encourage everyone to review individual and family preparedness plans or to make a plan if you ...More...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

County Launches Real-Time Bus Information for Commuter Bus Riders

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Loudoun County has launched a new real-time bus information system that provides commuter bus riders with accurate arrival times of their buses. “Bus Time” is a web-based tool that can be viewed using a web browser on a mobile device, laptop or PC. This p...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Loudoun County to Host Silver Line Small Area Plan Meeting September 13

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Members of the public are encouraged to attend the next Loudoun County Silver Line Small Area Plan meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Moorefield Station Elementary School, 22325 Mooreview Parkway in Ashburn. ...Details...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Hosts Construction/Trades Career Fair September 13

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a Construction/Trades Career Fair on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way, N.E. (2nd floor) in Leesburg.

Feat...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Blasting to Resume for Route 7 & 659 Interchange Construction Project

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for the Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) and Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road) interchange construction project will resume on or about Thursday, September 1, 2016, and continue until about October 15, 2016. Blast...More...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Loudoun Procurement Division Recognized for Excellence by National Organization

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The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has received the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute.

The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award is given annually to organizations that demonstrate ...Details...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Encourages Registering Mobile Phones for Automatic Emergency Voice Notifications

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Loudoun County encourages people who live and work in the county to register their mobile phone numbers and addresses in the Alert Loudoun system to receive automatic emergency voice notifications about local emergencies.

“We use this technology for li...More...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

1833 Loudoun County Court Seal Found

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Loudoun County’s treasure trove of historic records has yielded a significant discovery – the earliest county court seal found in the court’s records. Staff in the Clerk of the Circuit Court Historic Records Division recently found an 1833 county court se...More...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Board Proclaims Labor Day Weekend as Labor of Love Weekend

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On Thursday, September 1, 2016, members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will present a proclamation declaring Labor Day Weekend as a “Labor of Love” weekend to Norman Duncan (pictured at right), a Loudoun County man who serv...Details...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Board Adopts Amendments to County’s Noise Ordinance

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will begin to enforce the recent changes to county’s noise regulations on September 1, 2016. The amendments to Chapter 654.02 of the county’s Codified Ordinances were adopted by the Board of Supervisors during its July ...Details...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Hosts Meeting on Proposed Route 50 & Loudoun County Parkway Interchange

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Loudoun County will host a public information meeting on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, to present conceptual designs for an interchange at Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50. The meeting will be held at Liberty Elementary School, 25491 Riding Center Drive i...Details...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

Loudoun Phasing out Automated Telephone Inspection Request System

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Effective Friday, September 2, 2016, Loudoun County’s voice-Automated Inspection Request System (AIRS) will no longer be available to schedule or cancel construction inspections. The county is phasing out the system due to declining use and outdated techn...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Prepare For Power Outages

Parts of Loudoun County are experiencing severe weather that has resulted in sporadic power outages, according to local utilities. As the weather forecast evolves, the potential for additional power outages exists. Loudoun County encourages residents to k...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Proffer Bill Likely to Be Signed; Loudoun Board Requests Changes

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Following repeated attempts by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and its legislative program staff to work with and to educate members of Virginia’s General Assembly regarding the very probable unintended consequences of Senate Bill 549, it has beco...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Appeals to Governor to Veto Proffer Bill

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is appealing to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to veto a bill passed by the General Assembly that would limit a locality’s ability to negotiate and accept proffers.

On Tuesday, the Board unanimously adopted a ...Read on...



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