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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Absentee Voting for November 2017 Election is Underway in Loudoun

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Absentee balloting for the November 7, 2017, general election is underway in Loudoun County.

Voters who wish to have an absentee ballot mailed to them may apply through the Virginia Department of Elections online. Anyone who would like to vote an absente...Details...

Posted on: September 18, 2017

Loudoun Sponsors Training on Reversing Opioid Overdoses September 27, 2017

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Loudoun County will host a training session on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 27, 2017. The training, called REVIVE!, will be held on the third floor of the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way, N.E....Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Try Loudoun Transit! It’s Easier than You Think. Try Transit Week is September 18-22

Image of Try Transit Week and Loudoun County Transit Logos Loudoun County Transit encourages everyone to pledge to try a form of transit during Virginia’s “Try Transit Week” September 18 - 22, 2017.  “Taking transit is easier than you might think,” said ...More...
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Is There a Monster in Your Backyard? Loudoun Seeks Nominations for Big Tree Registry

Photo of Shumard oak tree Loudoun County is looking for the biggest trees in the county. If you know where one of these “monsters” is growing, you can nominate the tree for inclusion in Loudoun County’s Big Tree Registry. “This is a fun way...Details...
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Surveys for Jury Service in Loudoun County in the Mail

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens asks Loudoun County residents to check their mailboxes for jury questionnaires in September. The jury questionnaires are being mailed out in several different phases over the next four weeks. This process...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2017

Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can. September is National Preparedness Month

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Throughout September, Loudoun County is marking National Preparedness Month by reminding residents to take action and prepare now for all types of emergencies. Loudoun County public safety and emergency management professionals, along with federal and sta...More...

Posted on: August 29, 2017

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Celebrates Workforce Development Month

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center celebrates September as Workforce Development Month. Whether you are looking for work, changing careers or would like to brush up on techniques for success at your current job, the Workforce Resource Center has servic...Details...

Posted on: August 28, 2017

County Promotes Solarize Loudoun Campaign Sept. 4 - Oct. 15

Image of Solarize NOVA Loudoun The Loudoun County government is again joining with Solarize NOVA to promote the use of solar power in Loudoun County homes and business. The Solarize Loudoun campaign will run from September 4 through October 15, 2017.  Solarize NOVA is a commu...Read on...
Posted on: September 18, 2017

Loudoun Board of Supervisors' Next Business Meeting is Wednesday, September 20

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The next business meeting of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled for Wednesday, September 20, 2017, beginning at 5:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, S.E. in Leesburg. The Board approved ...More...

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Online Auction Features Children’s Loft, Stacking Chairs, Tires, Routers & More

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Loudoun County’s current online auction features a variety of government surplus items, including a children’s modular loft (assembly required), stacking chairs, tires, free weights, PCs, laptops, routers for computers and more. The au...Details...

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Loudoun County Partners with Leesburg to Help Businesses with Adaptive Reuse

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The Loudoun County Business Assistance Team (BAT) has launched a pilot program in partnership with the town of Leesburg to focus on the issues of permitting, zoning, code enforcement and fire prevention as they relate to businesses within the town.&nb...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Loudoun Holds Youth Mental Health Awareness Event September 5

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Loudoun County will host a Youth Mental Health Awareness Community Event from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017, in the Dulles Room on the first floor of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, S.E. in Leesburg. The Loudoun Co...Details...

Posted on: September 5, 2017

Board of Supervisors Returns to Regular Meeting Schedule

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors returns to its regular meeting schedule today, Tuesday, September 5, 2017, following the August recess. The Board will hold its first business meeting of September beginning at 5:00 p.m. tonight in the Board Room of...More...

Posted on: August 25, 2017

Loudoun County Seeks Comments on Draft Stormwater Management Plan Update

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Loudoun County is seeking public comments on a draft update to the county’s Stormwater Management Program Plan. The plan details the steps the county takes to ensure that water quality is not degraded by stormwater discharges from active constru...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Workforce Resource Center Hosts Career Connections Employer Panel August 31

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will provide local job seekers with the opportunity to network with local employers at the next “Career Connections” event, an employer panel discussion, at 9:00 a.m. Thursday, August 31, 2017. &am...Details...

Posted on: August 21, 2017

Loudoun County Recognized for Excellence in Procurement by National Organization

Image of procurement award The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has received the 2017 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute.  The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award is given annually to organizations that ...Details...
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Envision Loudoun Releases Preliminary Report of Second-Round Public Input

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A preliminary report on public comments related to the draft vision, goals and objectives collected during Loudoun’s “Envision the Future” workshops—the second in a series of public engagement workshops that are par...Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2017

Virginia Association of Counties Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Two Loudoun County programs have received 2017 Achievement Awards from the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo). The Department of Animal Services’ “Year of the Cat” and the Clerk of the Circuit Court’s History P...More...

Posted on: August 10, 2017

Tips for Safely Experiencing the Solar Eclipse in Loudoun

Eclipse_Koutchmy.jpg On Monday, August 21, 2017, day will turn into night, as a rare solar eclipse is seen in Loudoun County. The eclipse begins in Loudoun at 1:16 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m., with maximum solar coverage -- estimated at 81.4 percent -- occurring at 2:41 p.m. ...More...
Posted on: August 1, 2017

County to Consider Appeal of Court Decision in Davison v. Loudoun County Board of Supervisors

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Within one week, two judges in the Alexandria Division of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia issued contrasting rulings on the status of public officials’ social media. On July 28, 2017, Judge Anthony J. Trenga ...More...

Posted on: August 1, 2017

Change in Traffic Pattern at Route 7 and Ashburn Village Boulevard Set for August 2

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On the evening of Wednesday, August 2, 2017, the traffic pattern at the intersection of Route 7 and Ashburn Village Boulevard is scheduled to change due to construction of the new interchange. Loudoun County encourages motorists who drive in this area to ...Details...

Posted on: August 14, 2017

LCAS Seeks Homes for Pets during "Clear the Shelters" Event August 19

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Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will provide local families the opportunity to adopt a pet in need during “Clear the Shelters,” a no-cost pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday, August 19, 2017. Since 2015, Cle...Read on...

Posted on: August 14, 2017

Loudoun Online Auction Features Free Weights, Bicycles, Folding Tables, Computers and More

Image of free weights Loudoun County’s current online auction features a variety of government surplus items, including free weights, bicycles, folding tables, computers and more. The auction will close at 12 noon, Thursday, August 17, 2017.  Detailed infor...More...
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Loudoun County Offers Homebuyer Assistance Programs

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Loudoun County offers two homeownership loan programs to assist buyers with down payment and closing costs when purchasing a home in the county. 

Down Payment/Closing Costs Assistance Program  The Down Payment/Closing Costs Assistance P...Details...
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Candidate Filing Deadline for Leesburg and Round Hill Special Elections is August 18

Photo of Vote Here sign at polling place Loudoun County election officials remind prospective candidates that the deadline to file to run in the November special elections in Leesburg and Round Hill is Friday, August 18, 2017. The elections are being held Tuesday, November 7, 2017, to fill the ...More...
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Stock Up on Emergency Preparedness Supplies This Weekend – Tax Free!

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During the sales tax holiday in Virginia this weekend, you can purchase qualifying hurricane and emergency preparedness items without paying sales tax. Qualifying school supplies, clothing, footwear, and Energy Star™ and WaterSense™ pr...Details...

Posted on: July 26, 2017

Statement Regarding Court Decision in Davison v. Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, et al.

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The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia issued a decision July 25, 2017 in Brian C. Davison v. Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, et al. Among the issues raised in the lawsuit was the application of free speech to social me...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2017

Board of Supervisors Statement Regarding Filing of Lawsuit Against Sheriff and County

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On Tuesday, July 25, 2017, a lawsuit was filed in Loudoun County Circuit Court by former Sheriff’s Office Deputy Mark F. McCaffrey against Sheriff Michael L. Chapman and the county. The lawsuit contests the Sheriff’s decision not to re...More...

Posted on: July 28, 2017

Five Things to Know as Heavy Rains Approach Loudoun

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The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Loudoun County until 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 29, 2017. Loudoun County encourages members of the community to take precautions against the possibility of flooding. Here are five things for ...Details...

Posted on: July 24, 2017

Health Department Further Updates Investigation of Reports of Illness at Chipotle in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Health Department has identified more than 135 individuals who reported becoming ill after visiting the Chipotle Mexican Grill at 21031 Tripleseven Road, Sterling, VA 20165 between July 13 and 16, 2017. “Two ill patrons have t...Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2017

Loudoun Again Ranks in Top Tier of Digital County Governments Survey

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Loudoun County has again been recognized as one of the most technologically advanced county governments in the United States. Loudoun is ranked among the top ten in its population category in a national survey conducted by the Center for Digital Governmen...Details...

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Loudoun County to Break Ground on Paving of Allder School Road

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure staff and other stakeholders will gather at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 25, 2017, for a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of a...More...

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Stay Cool! Four Things to Know About the Heat in Loudoun

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The National Weather Service has issued an Air Quality Alert for Loudoun and a Heat Advisory for eastern Loudoun that remains in effect until 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 21, 2017. Loudoun County encourages members of the community to take precautions against ...Details...

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Milling and Paving begins in Woodland Road Industrial Park Area July 23, 2017

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Beginning Sunday afternoon, July 23, through Tuesday morning July 25, 2017, several roads within the Woodland Road Industrial Park will be under construction as part of a safety improvement program and to upgrade the roads so that they will be eligible fo...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2017

Blasting for Claiborne Parkway Construction Expected to Begin July 24, 2017

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for the Claiborne Parkway construction will begin on or about Monday, July 24, 2017, and continue for approximately three weeks. Blasting is generally scheduled to occur between the hours of 12 noon and 5:00...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2017

Health Department Updates Investigation of Reports of Illness at Chipotle Mexican Grill in Sterling

Image of Loudoun County Health Department Logo Update: July 20, 2017 The Loudoun County Health Department (LCHD) continues to investigate the reports of illness at a Chipotle restaurant in Sterling and has identified approximately 60 ill individuals who reported being at the establishment last week. ...Details...
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Loudoun County Accepting Applications for Workforce Housing Units

Image of workforce housing graphic Loudoun County continues to accept applications for workforce housing units. The program provides first-time homeownership opportunities to individuals and families, allowing them to purchase units directly from the builder at a lower purchase price. App...Read on...
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Loudoun Hosts ‘Career Connections’ Employer Panel July 21

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host “Career Connections,” an employer panel discussion, at 9:00 a.m., Friday, July 21, 2017. The event will take place in the Shenandoah Room of the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way, N.E...More...

Posted on: July 17, 2017

Route 15 Congestion Relief Survey is Online

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Loudoun County continues to seek public comment on congestion relief on Route 15 north of Leesburg through an online, interactive survey. This follows public meetings held in June and July 2017 on alternatives that have been proposed to relieve c...More...

Posted on: June 28, 2017

Loudoun Metrorail Training Simulator Opens

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Loudoun County and Metro officials Wednesday celebrated the opening of the new Metrorail Training Simulator located at the Oliver Robert Dubé Fire and Rescue Training Academy in Leesburg. The simulator will provide innovative training opportuni...Details...

Posted on: June 29, 2017

Loudoun to Hold Town Hall on Draft TransAction Regional Transportation Plan

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As the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) seeks public comment on its draft TransAction plan, Loudoun County will hold a town hall to provide the community with information about the plan and associated project list. The town hall is schedu...Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2017

Workforce Resource Center Holds Career Readiness Workshops in July

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Revitalize your job search by attending career readiness workshops at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center in July. Whether you are looking for work, changing careers or would like to brush up on techniques for success at your current job, the Workforce ...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2017

Loudoun Adds Thirds Public Meeting July 15 on Route 15 Congestion Relief

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Loudoun County has added a third public meeting about alternatives that have been proposed to relieve congestion on Route 15 north of Leesburg. The meeting will be held from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Lucketts Community Center, 42361 ...More...

Posted on: July 7, 2017

County Opens New Stone Ridge II Park and Ride Lot in the Dulles South Area

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Loudoun County has opened the new Stone Ridge II park and ride lot. The 300-space park and ride is located at 24281 Millstream Drive in Aldie, less than two blocks west of the existing Stone Ridge lot. The new park and ride triples the capacity o...Details...

Posted on: July 13, 2017

Deadline for Envision Loudoun Online Engagement Tool Extended

Image of Envision Loudoun Logo Update: 07/13/2017 If you didn’t attend an Envision the Future workshop in June, you can still participate in the Envision Loudoun discussion online. The deadline to use the online engagement tool has been extended until midnight, Friday, July 1...More...
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event is on July 8 in Lovettsville

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The next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event will be held Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Lovettsville Elementary School, 49 S. Loudoun Street in Lovettsville. 

All HHW events are held on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Waste s...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2017

Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 25 – July 1; Board Approves Updated Zika Response Plan

Photo of mosquito With National Mosquito Control Awareness Week recognized June 25 - July 1, 2017, Loudoun County health officials are issuing a timely reminder to encourage residents to take proactive steps to help control mosquitos.  “By preventing mo...Read on...
Posted on: June 19, 2017

County Schedules Information Session on Home Improvement Programs for July 12

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If you want to learn more about Loudoun County’s home improvement programs, the county’s Home Improvement Coordinator will be available to answer questions Wednesday, July 12, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Rust Library, 380 Old...More...

Posted on: June 16, 2017

County Introduces New Interactive Map of Communities in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has created a new interactive map that provides easy access to a wide variety of information about communities in the county. 

The Residential Communities of Loudoun County interactive map presents detailed information about exist...Details...

Posted on: June 15, 2017

Loudoun Transit Announces Bus Service Route Changes Effective in July 2017

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In a continuing effort to improve Loudoun County Transit bus service, a number of schedule changes will go into effect beginning July 1, 2017. The modifications include new stops and changes to several Local Fixed-Route and Premium Commuter Bus routes and...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Loudoun Seeks Public Comment on Route 15 Congestion Relief

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Loudoun County is seeking public input on alternatives that have been proposed to relieve congestion on Route 15 north of Leesburg.  Additionally, the county is seeking input on safety and operational issues on Route 15 north of Leesburg, between...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2017

Lane Closure on Southbound Belmont Ridge Road Planned for June 12-23, 2017

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Loudoun County officials announce an upcoming long-term right lane closure on southbound Belmont Ridge Road, south of Riverside Parkway and extending south of the signal at Promenade Drive. The Belmont Ridge Road southbound right lane closure is set to be...Details...

Posted on: June 2, 2017

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

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Loudoun County has sold $108.7 million in general obligation bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.44 percent. The bonds sold above their face value and as a result the county received an additional $11.7 million, which is known as a premium. The sale p...More...

Posted on: May 17, 2017

Who’s Your Elected Representative? Loudoun County Provides the Answer

Image of screen shot Have you ever wanted to know exactly who your elected representatives are at the federal, state or county level? Loudoun County has developed an interactive map to help residents of the county find their elected representatives by geographic area. The we...Details...
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with several Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance the many services that counties provide. In addition, Loudo...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2017

Loudoun Invites Community to Help Shape County’s Future at June Workshops

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to take the next step in defining the future of Loudoun by attending one of the upcoming Envision the Future workshops. The meetings will build on the first round of workshops held last fall as part of the Envi...More...

Posted on: June 13, 2017

June Primary Election Results Are Posted Online

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Loudoun County election officials will begin posting results of the June 13, 2017, primary election shortly after the polls close at 7:00 p.m.
Results will be posted in three different formats:

  • View Loudoun County results as they come in through a continu...
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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Four Things to Know about the June 13, 2017, Primary Election in Loudoun

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1. Know When to VotePolls in Loudoun County will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The last day to vote absentee in person is Saturday, June 10, 2017. More information is online at www.loudoun.gov/JunePrimary.

2. Know Where to...Details...

Posted on: June 8, 2017

Interruption in Loudoun County’s Online Services to Occur June 11, 2017

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Loudoun County has scheduled a planned outage of the county's computer network and applications beginning at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, June 11, 2017. The planned outage is expected to last 4 hours, ending at 10:30 a.m. The planned outage is necessary to perform n...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Workforce Resource Center Spotlights Veterans Employment Services June 6

Image of veteran and civilian shaking hands A Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) Veteran Services representative will visit the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 6, 2017, to provide information on employment and training assistance.   Veterans from ...Read on...
Posted on: May 26, 2017

First Half Real Property Tax Deadline is June 5, 2017

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half real property tax is Monday, June 5, 2017.  Payments postmarked after June 5, 2017, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. Additi...More...
Posted on: May 23, 2017

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s solid revenue growth, diverse tax base, job growth and prudent financial management. L...Details...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

Loudoun Invites the Community to ‘Envision the Future’ at June Workshops

Image of Envision Loudoun logo Loudoun County is holding a second round of community workshops as part of the Envision Loudoun process, which will result in the development of a new comprehensive plan.  Members of the public are invited to attend one of five Envision the Futu...Details...
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Three Things to Know About the Senior PGA Championship in Loudoun

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The upcoming Senior PGA Championship at Trump National Golf Club in Loudoun County is expected to bring as many as 50,000 visitors to the county, according to event organizers. In anticipation of the nationally televised golf tournament scheduled for May ...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2017

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month in Loudoun

Image of black-legged deer tick With the arrival of spring, Loudoun County health officials remind residents that this is the time of year to increase their vigilance when it comes to checking for ticks that carry Lyme and other diseases.  “Our mild winter and wet sp...Details...
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Supervisors to Hold Transit Summit May 22; Transportation Summit June 29

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In recognition of the importance of transportation to Loudoun County, the Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Transit Summit for Monday, May 22, 2017, and a Transportation Summit Thursday, June 29, 2017. Both meetings will take place at 5:00 p.m. in the ...More...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

Loudoun GIS Forum Set for May 24, 2017

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Anyone interested in learning more about mapping and geographic information systems is invited to attend the 12th annual Loudoun GIS Forum scheduled for Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at AOL, 44900 Prentice Dri...More...

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Planned Weekend Closure at Belmont Ridge Road and Gloucester Parkway May 19-22

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Loudoun County officials announce an upcoming planned closure of a section of Gloucester Parkway at Belmont Ridge Road. The closure is necessary to shift traffic onto the future southbound lanes of Belmont Ridge Road and connect Gloucester Parkway to the ...More...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

‘Spring’ into a New Job with Loudoun’s Next Career Fair May 18, 2017

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The Loudoun County Workforce Resource Center will host a Spring Career Fair from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services, 20145 Ashbrook Place, Suite 170, in Ashburn. &a...Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2017

Absentee Voting for June Primary is Underway

Image of Vote button Loudoun County election officials remind voters that absentee balloting for the June 13, 2017, primary election will begin Friday, April 28, 2017.  In-person absentee voting will take place at the Loudoun County Voter Registration Office, 750 Mi...Details...
Posted on: April 24, 2017

Glenda Blake is New Director of Loudoun Department of Family Services

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announces the appointment of Glenda Blake as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Family Services. Blake was selected after a nationwide search and will begin her service in Loudoun County on May ...More...

Posted on: April 11, 2017

Register for Bike to Work Day Set for Friday, May 19, 2017

Image of Bike to Work Day logo Registration is open for Bike to Work Day, set for Friday, May 19, 2017.  All bicycle commuters, from first timers to daily cyclists, are encouraged to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 800-745-7433.   Loudoun...Read on...
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Loudoun County Recognized Again 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). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition i...Details...

Posted on: April 27, 2017

Planned Signal Outage Scheduled for Belmont Ridge Road & Gloucester Parkway

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Loudoun County officials announce an upcoming planned signal outage at the intersection of Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road) and Gloucester Parkway associated with the Route 7/659 interchange construction. From now through approximately May 5, 2017, modifica...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Loudoun County Breaks Ground on Missing Link of Mooreview Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the start of construction of a missing link of Mooreview Parkway, which will serve as an important connection for the community. The new road segment, located between Croson Lane and Old Ryan Road, will provide acc...Details...

Posted on: April 28, 2017

First Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is May 5, 2017

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half personal property tax is Friday, May 5, 2017.  Payments postmarked after May 5, 2017, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. &...Details...
Posted on: April 4, 2017

Board of Supervisors Adopts FY 2018 Budget; Lowers Tax Rate by Two Cents

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $2.5 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018.  The adopted budget includes a real property ...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Loudoun Hosts ‘Career Connections’ Employer Panel Discussion April 27

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host “Career Connections,” an employer panel discussion, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 27, 2017. The event will take place in the Shenandoah Room on the second floor of the Shenando...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Loudoun County Accepting Applications for Workforce Housing Units

Image of workforce housing graphic Loudoun County is accepting applications for workforce housing units. The program provides first-time homeownership opportunities to individuals and families, allowing them to purchase units directly from the builder at a lower purchase price. Applicants...More...
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Loudoun is Ranked Healthiest County in Virginia

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Loudoun County has again been rated as the healthiest county in Virginia, according to the eighth annual County Health Rankings, released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. T...Details...

Posted on: March 23, 2017

Envision Loudoun Reaches Milestone with Release of New Reports

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Results of the first round of the Envision Loudoun outreach process are now available. These results, along additional reports, will be used in the development of a new Comprehensive Plan including a new vision and goals to guide the future of the county....More...

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Sterling Library Grand Opening Set for April 15, 2017

Image of Loudoun County Public Library Logo The Sterling Library will celebrate its grand opening Saturday, April 15, 2017, at its new location: 22330 S. Sterling Boulevard, Suite A117 in the Sterling Plaza Shopping Center. “We’re thrilled this beautiful and well-designed libra...Details...
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Planned Night Closures at Route 7 & Belmont Ridge Road Interchange Construction

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Loudoun County officials announce upcoming planned night closures to set structural steel for the future interchange at the intersection of Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) and Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road).  The work will occur in two phases with t...Details...

Posted on: April 3, 2017

Public Input Sought on Design of Skate Plaza at Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

Photo of skateboarder Loudoun County is holding a public meeting regarding the design of a skate plaza planned for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at Madison Trust Elementary School, 42380 Creighton Road in Ashburn.   The Lo...Read on...
Posted on: March 27, 2017

"Over There: The Great War in Loudoun’s Memory" Event Set for April 7, 2017

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In commemorating the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I, Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend an exhibition honoring Loudoun’s role in the “Great War.”  ...More...

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Commonwealth’s Attorney and Victim Witness Program Host Open House April 7

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The Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney and the Victim Witness Program will host an open house, beginning at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2017. The theme of the event is “Strength. Resilience. Justice.” and coincides with ...More...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

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

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has available units in an active adult community, Regency at Ashburn, that serves people ages 55 and older.  In addition to income and credit requirements, applicants to purchase these pro...More...

Posted on: March 9, 2017

Deadline for Nonprofits to Apply for Tax Exemption is April 3

Image of Loudoun County Seal Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations seeking an exemption from Loudoun County real and/or personal property taxes for the 2018 tax year until the April 3, 2017, deadline.  Most ch...Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Nonprofit Organization Grant Funding Application for FY 2018 is Online

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Loudoun County is issuing its annual call to community nonprofit organizations for funding consideration. Funding opportunities are available to organizations that provide services to Loudoun County residents in “areas of need” as appr...More...

Posted on: March 7, 2017

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) is joining with other agencies across the country to observe National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, which is recognized each year in March. I...Details...

Posted on: March 15, 2017

Workforce Resource Center Presents STEM Career Fair March 28

Image of Stem Career Fair Graphic Anyone interested in a career in the rapidly growing field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is encouraged to attend an upcoming STEM Career Fair in Loudoun. The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center, in partnership with Northern Virginia C...Read on...
Posted on: March 28, 2017

PRCS Camp Registration Update

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) reports that continued efforts, including temporary shutdowns of its online registration systems, RecTrac and WebTrac, throughout the day have resulted in some improvement wi...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2017

Finance/Government Operations and Economic Development Committee Meeting Rescheduled

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ Finance/Government Operations and Economic Development Committee meeting scheduled for 6:00 p.m.,Tuesday, March 14, 2017, has been rescheduled to 5:00 p.m., Monday, March 20, 2017. The committee meeting w...More...

Posted on: March 8, 2017

Homeownership & Rental Opportunities Featured at Housing Expo March 18

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Anyone looking for an affordable place to live in Northern Virginia should plan to visit the Northern Virginia Housing Expo Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Loudoun. The event is from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Dominion High School, 21326 Augusta Drive in Ste...More...

Posted on: March 13, 2017

Four Things to Know Ahead of the Winter Storm in Loudoun

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Loudoun County encourages members of the community to take steps to prepare for the impact of a forecasted winter weather event. Here are four things for every resident to know ahead of the snow storm.

1. Know the Forecast

  • The National Weather Service has...
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Posted on: March 10, 2017

On March 12, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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On Sunday, March 12, 2017, we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour to daylight saving time. Loudoun County Fire and Rescue reminds residents that they should take this opportunity to check batteries in smoke alarms and ca...More...

Posted on: March 6, 2017

Nighttime Road Closures Scheduled for March 6-10 on Route 7 Near Ashburn Village Boulevard

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A portion of Route 7 in Loudoun County, between Ashburn Village Boulevard and Lexington Drive, is scheduled to be shut down between 12 midnight and 4:00 a.m. beginning the night of Monday, March 6, 2017, and continuing through the overnight hours of Frida...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Loudoun County Administrator Presents Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2018

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet has presented a proposed budget for the Loudoun County government for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) to the Board of Supervisors, which begins July 1, 2017. The budget totals $2.5 billion in appropriations for the co...More...

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Blasting for Route 7 & Route 659 Interchange Construction Project Set for March 7

Photo of Route7-Route 659 construction project Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for the Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) and Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road) interchange construction project is scheduled to occur on or about Tuesday, March 7, 2017.  The blasting is scheduled to occu...Read on...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Real Estate Tax Relief Seminars

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has scheduled free information sessions to familiarize residents with the eligibility criteria for the county’s generous real estate tax relief program.   Loudoun County homeowner...Read on...
Posted on: February 10, 2017

Live Healthy Loudoun Launches New Website to Track Community Health Outcomes

Screen shot of Community Health Dashboard A new online resource to provide accurate and timely data, best practices, and other information to promote health and well-being in Loudoun County was launched at the Loudoun Health Council meeting Thursday.  The Community Health Dashboard, at ...Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2017

Board of Supervisors to Hold Special Meeting on Strategic Plan March 2

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to hold a special meeting Thursday, March 2, 2017, on the status of the Board’s current strategic plan initiatives and to hear county staff’s recommended work plan for the Board&...Details...

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Loudoun Residents Report Widespread Satisfaction with County Services in New Survey

Image of Loudoun County Flag Loudoun County residents continue to give the county high marks and express continuing satisfaction with county services according to results of the 2016 Loudoun County Survey of Residents presented to the Board of Supervisors Tuesday.  The surv...Details...
Posted on: February 23, 2017

Loudoun Man Faces Animal Cruelty Charges Following Dog Death Investigation

Image of Loudoun County Animal Services Logo A Purcellville man is facing a felony animal cruelty charge in connection with the alleged abuse and shooting death of his dog.    Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) conducted an investigation following the dog’s death, whic...Read on...
Posted on: February 14, 2017

Board of Supervisors to Receive Briefings on Projected Metrorail Costs

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Loudoun County staff will brief members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ Finance/Government Operations and Economic Development Committee about projected costs for Metrorail during its regular meeting Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 6:0...More...

Posted on: February 1, 2017

2017 Loudoun County Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2017 are now available online on the county website at www.loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to...More...

Posted on: February 8, 2017

Board of Supervisors Encourages Residents to Use Loudoun Cares Volunteer Center

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Loudoun County encourages participation in Loudoun Cares’ online Volunteer Center by organizations and individuals in preparation for severe winter weather and other emergency events. The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to join...More...

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Loudoun County Animal Services Requests Public Feedback on Dog Kennel Licensing

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to provide input about the licensing of dog kennels. The Department of Animal Services will host a public input session on Thursday, February 16, 2017, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., in the Board Room of the Loudoun County...Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Community Presentation on Pennington Parking Garage Set for February 16, 2017

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Loudoun County will host an informational meeting on construction of the Pennington Parking Structure as part of the Courts Complex Phase III Expansion Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the Dulles Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Administrator to Present Proposed FY 2018 Budget February 15, 2017

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet will present his proposed Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 18) Budget at a meeting of the Board of Supervisors at 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 15, 2017, in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison...Details...

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Rental Program Is Accepting Applications

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Applications are being accepted for the Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Rental Program. The program provides opportunities to individuals and families to rent units directly from participating apartment complexes at a substantially lower ren...More...

Posted on: February 1, 2017

Kiran Bawa is New Director of Loudoun’s Department of Finance and Procurement

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet today announced the appointment of Kiran Bawa as the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Finance and Procurement. Bawa was selected after a nationwide search to replace Ben Mays who retired in 2016. ...Details...

Posted on: February 3, 2017

Presidential Order Not Expected to Impact Hidden Lane Landfill Cleanup

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Loudoun County wants to reassure members of the public the county government has been working—and continues to work—with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), the Virginia Department of Health, the U.S. Environmental ...
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Posted on: February 1, 2017

County Launches Commuter Bus Service; Revises Schedules in Dulles Area

Image of Loudoun County Transit Logo Beginning Monday, February 6, 2017, Loudoun County Transit will add commuter bus service to Washington D.C. from the East Gate Park and Ride and offer some new bus schedules from the Dulles South Park and Ride. Since opening in the summer of 2015, the Ea...More...
Posted on: January 31, 2017

County, Conservation District Accepting Applications for Stream Buffer Planting Project

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The Loudoun Soil and Water Conservation District, in partnership with the Loudoun County government, is accepting applications for a riparian buffer planting project through Wednesday, March 15, 2017.  Riparian buffers are vegetation zones locate...Details...

Posted on: January 30, 2017

Clerk of the Circuit Court Hosts Black History Month Open House Saturday, Feb. 11

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In honor of Black History Month, Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend the clerk’s Historic Records Division open house from 12 noon to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the Loudoun Count...More...

Posted on: January 26, 2017

Save the Date: Loudoun County Hosts Northern Virginia Housing Expo March 18

Image of housing expo logo Loudoun County is partnering with regional agencies to host the Northern Virginia Housing Expo Saturday, March 18, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Dominion High School, 21326 Augusta Drive in Sterling.  Anyone looking for an affordable pla...Details...
Posted on: January 20, 2017

County to Hold Informational Meetings for Landowners on Floodplain Boundary Changes

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02-16-17 Update: The Board of Supervisors has adopted the revised Floodplain Overlay District in accordance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s effective Flood Insurance Rate Map dated February 17, 2017.  The new Flo...More...

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 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 11, 2017

County, Conservation District Again Partner in Stream Buffer Planting Project

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The Loudoun Soil and Water Conservation District (LSWCD), in partnership with the Loudoun County government, is hosting an informational workshop on a riparian buffer planting project at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 25, 2017, in the Lovettsville Room at ...Details...

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: 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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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 ...
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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 a...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...
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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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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 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.

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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...



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