Government

Opportunity to Serve: Member Sought for Loudoun Board of Zoning Appeals

May 5, 2021

Are you a Loudoun County resident who is interested in zoning? Loudoun County is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA). There is one opening for…

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The Solar Dilemma: County leaders to fast-track policies on solar installations

May 5, 2021

Virginia is now fourth in the nation in solar power installations. Only California, Texas, and Florida rank higher. Blame the pandemic, but Loudoun County government and community leaders agree it’s…

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Grewe lectures PC based on anonymous sources; Commission members push back: Let’s not go political, let’s just do our work

May 5, 2021

By Valerie Cury At the end of an almost four-hour meeting, the Purcellville Planning Commissioners heard comments and reflections from Town Council Member Joel Grewe, who was invited to speak…

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Mayor Kwasi Fraser

According to Purcellville Mayor Kwasi Fraser:‘Purcellville is in a great place with glasses prepared to be filled.’

May 5, 2021

In late April, the Blue Ridge Leader interviewed Purcellville Mayor Kwasi Fraser and here’s what he had to say about Purcellville’s future and its extraordinary promise.  BRL: What’s next on…

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The developing tale of two villages: What’s the story on St. Louis and Aldie?

May 5, 2021

Out of the haze of proposed land swaps, buyouts of by-right developments, and sale of County-owned parcels for a commercial “gateway” to Western Loudoun, the futures of the historic villages…

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Historic District height limit runs into a snag

May 5, 2021

By Valerie Cury The Purcellville Town Council, on April 27, voted 3-3, with Council member Ted Greenly absent, on lowering the height in the downtown C-4 District.  Vice Mayor Mary…

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Loudoun to implement new ordinance banning firearms in county facilities

April 28, 2021

Loudoun County is taking steps to enforce the recently amended Chapter 684 of the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County – Weapons and Explosives, which generally prohibits guns in county buildings, including…

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Loudoun BOS approves nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards

April 28, 2021

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its meeting on April 20. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3…

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In-Person voting for June Democratic Primary began April 23

April 28, 2021

Loudoun County election officials have announced that in-person voting for the June 8, Democratic primary election began on April 23, at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 751 Miller…

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Loudoun County free COVID-19 testing through May

April 28, 2021

Loudoun County will continue to hold free, drive thru COVID-19 testing events through May. The events are scheduled for Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the following locations: May: 4: Franklin…

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