News & Announcements

Posted on: August 12, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Participates in Clear the Shelters Event August 17, 2019

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On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will participate in the fifth annual nationwide “Clear the Shelters” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets which include...

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Loudoun County Seizes 18 Animals from Lovettsville Home

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Two Lovettsville residents are facing a total of eighteen Class 1 misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty after a search warrant revealed a large number of pets in squalid, unsanitary conditions at the home of Jackie Howard Payne Jr. and Tia Marie Reid.&...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Ground is Broken for New Loudoun County Animal Services Facility

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the new facility that will serve as the primary location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) was held Thursday in Leesburg. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors join...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Groundbreaking for Loudoun County Animal Services New Location Set for May 30

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Loudoun County invites member of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the new location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Crosstrail Boulevard and Kinca...

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 18, 2019

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On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the fourth annual “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppi...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Undercover Investigation Leads to Arrest for Attempted Carnal Knowledge of an Animal

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A North Potomac, Maryland, man is facing a felony charge for the attempted carnal knowledge of an animal after allegedly soliciting an undercover Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) officer in Leesburg for the opportunity to have sexual relations with a...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Animal Services Hosts Annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoptions with Santa December 8, 2018

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On Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the 4th annual Home for the Holidays, a pet adoption event where all adoption fees are waived. The event at the Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 398...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather

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Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather  During periods of severe winter weather, animal owners should be ready to protect their pets and livestock. The following are concerns to be aware of and recommendations from the Virginia Cooper...

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Animal Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 8, 2019

November 27-29: Modified Hours for Clerk of the Circuit Court's Office

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On Wednesday, Nov. 27, the Clerk of the Circuit Court's Office will open at 8:00 a.m. and close at 11:30 a.m. for the Thanksgiving holiday. The office will be closed Nov. 28 and 29. Regular hours will resume on Monday, Dec. 2

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Clerk of the Circuit Court
Posted on: November 15, 2019

2019 Divorce Decree Deadline

All proposed Final Decrees of Divorce must be filed by close of business on December 13th in order to be considered for entry before the end of the year.

Clerk of the Circuit Court
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Public Advisory: Telephone Scam Warning Regarding Virginia Courts

The Office of the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia, the administrative office of the courts, is advising the public to be on alert for a phone scam that fakes or spoofs the name and telephone number of a Virginia court on the recipient...

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Clerk of the Circuit Court

News & Announcements

Posted on: February 19, 2019

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings Due March 1, 2019

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. reminds business owners to report their calendar year 2018 gross receipts by Friday, March 1, 2019, at www.loudoun.gov/efile. The license tax or fee can then be paid at www.loudoun.gov/paytaxe...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 6, 2019

2019 Loudoun County Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2019 are now available online at www.loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings Due March 1

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2019. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report their calendar year ...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has mailed notification of 2019 personal property filing requirements to all vehicle owners currently on the county’s tax rolls.  Personal property includes automobiles, trucks, motor...

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Commissioner of Revenue

News & Announcements

Posted on: October 31, 2019

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 31, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth’s A...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 2, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to 10 years in Prison

Cash, Phillip

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO TEN YEARS IN PRISON 

$60,000 FIN...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in Shooting of Two Loudoun Deputies

Douglas V. Johnson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:August 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in S...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Jury Fixes Moreno's Sentence at Thirty-Eight Years for the Murder of his Sister

Moreno, Michel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 30, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JURY FIXES MORENO’S SENTENCE AT THIRTY-EIGHT YEARS FOR THE M...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming of HS Students

Hermens, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Fourteen Years in Prison

Shelton, Warren

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO FOURTEEN YEARS IN PRISON 

CRIMINAL HI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Meade, Gregory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Criminal History Da...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Virginia Court of Appeals Affirmed the Convictions Against Braulio Castillo

Michelle Castillo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 20, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA COURT OF APPEALS AFFIRMED THE CONVICTIONS AGAINST BRAULIO CAS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Jersey Man Sentenced for Sex Offenses with a Loudoun Teen

Essen. Matthew

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 18, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

NEW JERSEY MAN SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES WITH A LOUDOUN TEEN

JUDGE IMP...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Loudoun Team Named Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform Fellows

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Loudoun County, VirginiaFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN TEAM NAMED GEORGETOWN CENTER FOR JUVENI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Court of Appeals Denies Petition for Appeal

Dane, Tony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 24, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS DENIES PETITION FOR APPEAL

TONY DANE REMAINS IN PRISON

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Michael Bowles Sentenced for 2017 Murder of His Father and Arson of His Family Home

Bowles, Michael

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

MICHAEL BOWLES SENTENCED FOR 2017 MURDER OF HIS FATHER AND ARSON OF HIS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Loudoun County Committed to Supporting Victims of Sexual Assault

SART Team 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 3, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN COUNTY COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

LEESBURG...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Reckless Driver Sentenced for Fatal Parking Lot Accident

Rosser, Richard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

RECKLESS DRIVER SENTENCED FOR FATAL PARKING LOT ACCIDENT 

JUDG...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

West Virginia Man Convicted of Electronic Solicitation of a Minor

Goetz, James Roland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

WEST VIRGINIA MAN CONVICTED OF ELECTRONIC SOLICITATION OF A MINOR&...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under Thirteen

Figueroa-Menendez, Guillermo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Gainesville Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

Rauf, Imtiaz

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 13, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

GAINESVILLE MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

SIX YEAR ACTI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Judge Upholds Life Sentence

Warnick. Timothy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 12, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

LIFE PLUS FIVE YEARS IMPOSED FOR 1988 MURD...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 8, 2019

INOVA Forensic Assessment and Consultation Team Assists in Securing Conviction of Domestic Abuser

Ruther, Keith

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809    (703) 777-0242

INOVA FORENSIC ASSESSMENT AND CONSULTATION TEAM (FACT) ASSISTS IN SE...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun Driver Sentenced for DUI Traffic Fatality

Hitzelberg, Patrick Ryan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 14, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN DRIVER SENTENCED FOR DUI TRAFFIC FATALITY 

JUDGE IMPOSES 25 YEARS IN P...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 18, 2019Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

Appointment a...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Prince William Man Convicted of Sex Offenses, Assaulting Law Enforcement, and Traffic Charges

Versage, Russell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809                   &...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

Percy, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 18, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years and Five Months in Prison

Robinson, Demond

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 3, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS AND FIVE MONTHS IN PRISON 

CRIMINAL HISTORY ...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 29, 2018

West Virginia Man Found Guilty of Shooting at Music Festival in Aldie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA MAN FOUND GUILTY OF SHOOTING AT MUSIC FESTIVAL...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of Father

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of ...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citizen-Initiated Suit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citiz...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 7, 2018

West Virginia Driver Sentenced for Route 15 Traffic Fatality

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA DRIVER SENTENCED FOR ROUTE 15 TRAFFIC...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Burglary & Aggravated Malicious Wounding

Clark, Devon Lee.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED TO TWENTY YEARS IN PRISON FOR BUR...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Maryland Man Found Guilty of Cocaine Possession

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 22, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MARYLAND MAN FOUND GUILTY OF COCAINE POSSESSION JURY FIXE...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers Judge im...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Serial Tire and Rim Thief Found Guilty

Brooks, Jason.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 SERIAL TIRE AND RIM THIEF FOUND GUILTY JURY FIXES SENTENCE A...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Investigation into the June 17 Death of Nabra Hassanen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 INVESTIGATION INTO THE JUNE 17 DEATH OF NABRA HASSANEN Ove...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 7, 2017

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

Espinosa De Dios, Jose Miguel.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS LEESBURG, Virginia &...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Prince William County Man Sentenced to Two Years and Eight Months in Prison for Burglaries

Rinaldi and Anderson.png FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2015 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS AND EIGHT MONTH...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Defendant Sentenced for 24th Felony Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 DEFENDANT SENTENCED FOR 24TH FELONY CONVICTION JUDGE IMPOSES ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Ellis Convicted of Felony Homicide and Child Abuse and Neglect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 3017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 ELLIS CONVICTED OF FELONY HOMICIDE AND CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 14, 2017

National Crime Victims' Rights Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Of...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 2, 2017 

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder​​Thirty-Eight Years ...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Historic Ashburn Colored School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 1, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Histo...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Ore Sentenced for Sexual Assault at Loudoun Restaurant

Ore, Luis Fernando.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 1, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 ORE SENTENCED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT AT LOUDOUN RESTAURANT JUD...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 15, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 15, 2016Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242       &...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Miller Indicted in August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

​​​​​Miller Indicted in August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

 

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 3, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

Cruz Gonzalez, Josue.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 3, 2016 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242    MS-13 GANG MEMBER SENTENCED TO PRISON CR...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 1, 2016

Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016 Officer Involved Shooting

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Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

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(703) 777-0242

Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016

Officer Inv...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: September 23, 2016

Status Update on Investigation Into August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 23, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STATUS UPDATE ON INVESTIGATION INTO AUGUST 31, 2016 PEDESTRIAN FATALITY ON...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: August 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Denies Petition for New Trial

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT DENIES PETITION FOR NEW TRIAL

RYAN WILLIAMS REMAINS IN...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: August 4, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 4, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS

SENTENCING SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CAREER DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON

CRIMINAL HISTORY DATES ...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 26, 2016

Frederick, Maryland Man Sentenced for Soliciting a Minor Over the Internet

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

FREDERICK, MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR SOLICITING A MINO...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 25, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed to the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 25, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed by Virginia House of Delegates to t...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 20, 2016

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourteen Months

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 20, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourte...Read on...

Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 1, 2016

Maryland Man Sentenced for Carnal Knowledge of a Child

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A CHILD

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Kessel Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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July 1, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL SENTENCED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE

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Posted on: June 11, 2016

Former Loudoun Volunteer Paramedic Sentenced for Sex Offenses

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June 11, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORMER LOUDOUN VOLUNTEER PARAMEDIC SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lally Convicted of Assaulting Law Enforcement Officer

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June 7, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LALLY CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Forde Convicted of First Degree Murder

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May 27, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORDE CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

DEFENDANT FACES LIFE IN PRISON

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

Senior ACA Gigi Lawless Receives Duvall Distinguished JDR Prosecutor Award

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

National Crime Victims' Rights Week - 2016

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March 31, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

Leesburg Man Convicted for Stealing Checks from Employer

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March 17, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED FOR STEALING CHECKS FROM EMPLOYER

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Headed to Prison for Drug and Weapons Charges

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March 16, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MS-13 GANG MEMBER HEADED TO PRISON FOR DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES

TWO YEARS A...Read on...

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Kessel Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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March 15, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

KESSEL PLEADS GUILTY TO SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Mastermind Behind Credit Card Theft Ring Sentenced to Fifteen Years by Loudoun Jury

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March 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MASTERMIND BEHIND CREDIT CARD THEFT RING SENTENCED TO FIFTEEN YEARS BY LOUDOUN JU...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2016

Corletto Convicted of Second Degree Murder and Stabbing in the Commission of a Felony

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February 26, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CORLETTO CONVICTED OF SECOND DEGREE MURDER AND STABBING IN THE COMMISSION OF ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Judge Revokes Suspended Sentence for DWI - Manslaughter After Defendant Continues to Drink and Drive

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February 12, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE REVOKES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR DWI-MANSLAUGTER AFTER DEFENDANT CONTIN...Read on...

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 5 year Suspended Sentence

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February 5, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF 5 YEAR SUSPENDED SENTENCE

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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February 2, 2016

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

Repeat Criminal Given Six Years and Nine Months for Pistol Whipping and Attempted Robbery

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December 2, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT CRIMINAL GIVEN SIX YEARS AND NINE MONTHSFOR PISTOL WHIPPING AND ATTEM...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2015

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Two Counts of Child Neglect

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March 18, 2015

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING WOMAN SENTENCED FOR TWO COUNTS OF CHILD NEGLECT

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Work on Route 7 between Loudoun Co. Parkway & Ashburn Village Boulevard May Cause Delays Nov.18-25

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Loudoun County advises motorists that that lane closures on Route 7 between Loudoun County Parkway and Ashburn Village Boulevard are likely to cause delays from Monday, November 18, through November 25, 2019, weather permitting. 

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers December 6

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host its second Loudoun Job Fair this fall on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Shenandoah Office Building, 102 Heritage Way NE, second floor, in Leesburg.  

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Loudoun Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission Make Schedule Adjustments

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Planning Commission have made adjustments to their meeting schedules in November and December 2019.

  • The November meeting of the Board of Supervisors’ Transportation and Land Use Committee has been r...
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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Discussions of Courthouse History November 21 and 25

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Loudoun County residents can learn more about “The History of the Loudoun County Courthouse and the African American Community's Pathway to Freedom” at two upcoming events co-hosted by Loudoun County Public Library and the Loudoun Coun...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Loudoun Kicks Off Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County’s newly-established Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee kicked off its efforts to create a healthy, thriving, safe and inclusive community during an inaugural meeting November 14, 2019. The committee will implement Loudoun Coun...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Board of Supervisors Proclaims November 15, 2019, America Recycles Day in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed November 15, 2019, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County. America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle. The Board’s proclamation calls u...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Next Loudoun Household Hazardous Waste Event is November 16 in Sterling

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The final Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event of 2019 will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019, at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. The next event will occur in March 2020.&n...

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Loudoun to Host Public Information Meeting on District Courthouse Construction Project November 14

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Loudoun County is hosting a public information meeting about the construction of the new Loudoun County District Courthouse. Members of the public are invited to attend the meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 14, 2019, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., in the ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Loudoun Nonprofit Grant Funding Application Available November 13, 2019

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Loudoun County’s grant application process for human service nonprofit organizations kicks off Wednesday, November 13, 2019, with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 2021) Human Service Nonprofit Grant Application at loudoun.gov/NonProfitGra...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter Opens November 15

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The Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter will open Friday, November 15, 2019, for adults in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleeping environment, will be open 8:00 p.m...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Free Training on Fair Housing Offered in Loudoun November 19, 2019

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Loudoun County will sponsor a Fair Housing training Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., at the Elections and Voter Registration Office, 750 Miller Drive, SE, Suite C, in Leesburg. The training may be of particular interest to developers, builder...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Loudoun County Recycling Center in Hillsboro Closing

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The Loudoun County drop-off recycling center in Hillsboro will close by January 1, 2020.

The current recycling center at the Hillsboro Charter Academy will be removed by the first of the year. Residents of the area are encouraged to begin using the Central...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Looking for Mystery? Loudoun County Auction Features Nancy Drew Books and More

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Want to add a little mystery to your life? The current Loudoun County government online surplus auction features a large selection of books, including more than 50 hardback Nancy Drew mysteries as well as children’s books and many of the “For Dummies” ser...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Technical Issues with Bid Postings

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Update: November 12, 2019. The issues have been resolved.

Loudoun County is currently experiencing technical issues with the online posting of Invitations for Bid, Request for Information and Request for Proposal. 

If you are having trouble accessi...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

First Loudoun C-PACE Program Workshop Set for November 7, 2019

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Commercial property owners, capital providers, contractors and community members are encouraged to attend an upcoming workshop about Loudoun’s new Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Program. The free workshop is scheduled for Nov...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Training on Reversing Opioid Overdoses November 21

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! session is scheduled for Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the offices of the Loudoun County Department of Mental Hea...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Five Things to Know about the November 5, 2019, General Election in Loudoun

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Loudoun County voters will go to the polls Tuesday, November 5, 2019, for a general election. Here are five important things Loudoun County election officials would like voters to know before going to the polls:

1. Know When to Vote

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

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

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Loudoun County is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA). There are two openings for members whose terms would begin in January 2020. 

The duties of the BZA include hearing and deciding: 

  • Appeals of administrative...
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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Loudoun County Disability Services Board Calls for FAIME Award Nominations

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The Loudoun County Disability Services Board is calling for nominations for the 2019 Full Accessibility and Inclusion Moving toward Equality (FAIME) Award. The FAIME award, which is an initiative of the Disability Services Board, honors businesses and org...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

County Launches Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan Process with October 30 Open House

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Loudoun County will host an open house to kick off the Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan process. The open house will be held at the Eastern Loudoun Service Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle, Sterling, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Groundbreaking for Seneca Ridge Drive Road Improvements Set for October 30

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for improvements to Seneca Ridge Drive Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the corner of Augusta Drive and Seneca Ridge Drive in Sterli...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Extended Hours for Absentee Voting Begin October 26, 2019, in Loudoun

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Extended hours for absentee voting ahead of the November 5, 2019, general election will begin Saturday, October 26, 2019, in Loudoun County. 

Voters may vote an absentee ballot in person at these locations: 

  • Loudoun County Office of Electi...
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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Comments Sought on Stormwater Management Plan for Reducing Pollutants

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Loudoun County is seeking public comments on a draft plan for reducing pollutants entering the Chesapeake Bay. 

The draft “Phase II Chesapeake Bay TMDL Action Plan” outlines ways that the county intends to meet requirements for...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Reminder: Pennington Parking Garage at County Courts Complex in Leesburg is Open

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Loudoun County reminds residents that the new Pennington Parking Garage at the Loudoun County Courts Complex in Leesburg is open. Members of the public who have business at the courts or in the Town of Leesburg may park in the new garage free of charge. M...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Loudoun County Offers HOPE Cards to Domestic Violence Victims

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Loudoun County has joined with more than a dozen jurisdictions in Virginia in offering the HOPE card to victims of domestic and sexual violence who have obtained long-term protective orders.  

The laminated wallet-sized HOPE card provides the esse...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Loudoun County Health Department Offers Free Flu Shots October 26 in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Health Department will offer free flu shots at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street, Sterling, Saturday, October 26, 2019, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Free flu shots will be offered to anyone 9 years and older on a first-com...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

'Garden to Cafeteria' Volunteer Training Offered in Loudoun

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The Virginia Cooperative Extension-Loudoun Office and the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) are collaborating with the Loudoun County Health Department and the Loudoun Pediatric Obesity Coalition to offer a “Garden to Cafeteria” vol...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Deadline to Register to Vote in November Election is October 15, 2019

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Loudoun County election officials remind residents that if they are not registered to vote, they have until Tuesday, October 15, 2019, to do so in order to vote in the November 5, 2019, general election. The voter registration deadlines are:

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Next Loudoun Household Hazardous Waste Event is October 12 in Leesburg

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The next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 751 Miller Drive SE in Leesburg.

Loudoun residents are welcome to bring HHW from their homes to the event, free of charge....

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Current Loudoun County Surplus Auction Features Children's Items, Vehicles and More

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The current Loudoun County government online surplus auction features a variety of items, including a number of children’s DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, a balance beam, ballet barre, a large selection of the “For Dummies” series of...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Loudoun Observes Disability Employment Awareness Month

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize the talents of people with disabilities and employers that hire them. 

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers October 10

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host the Loudoun Job Fair on Thursday, October 10, 2019, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle in Sterling. 

The Loudoun Job Fair will feature local e...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Second Half Business Tangible Personal Property Tax is Due October 7, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half business tangible personal property tax is Monday, October 7, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after October 7, 2019, will incur a 10 percent l...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Loudoun County Launches Online Portal for Residential Permit Parking Districts

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Loudoun County residents who live in Residential Permit Parking Districts (RPPDs) may now apply for and purchase parking permits online. The county has launched a new online portal to streamline the process for those in the special districts that impose o...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Census Jobs Recruitment Sessions in October

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a series of information sessions with the U.S. Census Bureau in October to recruit for and fill U.S. census enumerator positions. 

Hundreds of U.S. census enumerator positions are needed in local Lo...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Deadline for Second Half Personal Property Tax is October 7, 2019

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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 Monday, October 7, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after October 7, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalt...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Business Hazardous Waste Collection Event Scheduled for October 4, 2019

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Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses Friday, October 4, 2019. 

Pre-registration is required to participate, and must be received no later than close of business Monday, September 30, 2019.  Visit loud...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Loudoun’s Efforts to Fight Domestic Violence Boosted by Federal Grant

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Loudoun County has received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to strengthen the county’s current coordinated community response to domestic violence. Loudoun County applied for the grant in collaboration with the Leesburg Police Departm...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Loudoun Issues Call for Nominations for Route 28 Landowners Advisory Board

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Loudoun County is seeking nominations for the Route 28 Landowners Advisory Board. Members of the board are landowners within the Route 28 tax district from Loudoun and Fairfax Counties. The timeline for the election process is as follows: 

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Loudoun County Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 7, 2019

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A free 12-week program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services will help fathers develop skills they can use to be more involved in their children’s lives. 

Area fathers are invited to register for the National Fath...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Location Change for County Meeting on Ashburn Recreation & Community Center Project

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The location of the upcoming Loudoun County public information meeting about the new Ashburn Recreation and Community Center has been changed to the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration Building, 21000 Education Court in Ashburn. The meeting will ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Pennington Parking Garage at County Courts Complex in Leesburg to Open September 23

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The new Pennington Parking Garage at the Loudoun County Courts Complex in Leesburg will open Monday, September 23, 2019. At the same time, the surface Pennington Lot next to the garage will close temporarily for renovations. Members of the public who have...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Absentee Voting for November Election in Loudoun Begins Friday, September 20

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Absentee balloting for the November 5, 2019, general election will begin Friday, September 20, 2019, in Loudoun County, while the deadline to register to vote in the election is October 15, 2019. 

In-person absentee voting will be available at:&am...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Traffic Signal at Route 7 and Lexington Drive in Loudoun to be Decommissioned Oct. 7

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Loudoun County officials announce access to Lexington Drive from Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) will end with the decommissioning of the traffic signal at the intersection following the morning rush hour on October 7, 2019. Motorists traveling along Route 7...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Loudoun County Celebrates Opening of Affordable Housing Community

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Loudoun County officials joined with community partners on Thursday, September 12, 2019, to celebrate the opening of the Stone Springs Apartments complex in Sterling, a property that will provide affordable housing for 128 families in eastern Loudoun.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates 2019 “Try Transit Week,” “Car Free Days” in September

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services is encouraging alternatives to driving alone through two initiatives. Online pledges are now being accepted for “Try Transit Week” September 16‐20, 2019, and “Car Free Days&rdq...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Workforce Resource Center Invites Job Seekers to Open House September 19, 2019

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Loudoun County’s celebration of Workforce Development Month continues with special events hosted by the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center throughout September. 

Among the many events scheduled is a Job Seeker Open House at the Workforce ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Parade September 14 to Celebrate Loudoun South Little Leaguers

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to join in a celebration of the Loudoun South Little League team, the first team from Virginia in 25 years to go to the Little League World Series. The celebration will begin with a parade starting at 1:00 p...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Loudoun Master Gardeners Schedule Open House September 24, 2019

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Anyone interested in becoming a Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardener in Loudoun County is invited to attend an informational open house to learn more about the program, Tuesday, September 24, 2019, beginning at 7:00 p.m.at the Extension office, ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Loudoun County Plans Event for National Voter Registration Day Sept. 24

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Loudoun County will host a National Voter Registration Day event Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 750 Miller Drive, SE, Suite C, Leesburg, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Loudoun County Public Library Seeks Community Input for Strategic Plan

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Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) is seeking public input for its strategic planning process. All Loudoun residents are invited to take an online survey at library.loudoun.gov/survey. The survey is a key part of the process that will help determine inf...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Loudoun Breaks Ground for Ashburn Senior Center

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Loudoun County is celebrating the start of construction for the Ashburn Senior Center. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County government staff, members of the project team and community members for t...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Loudoun Government Center Harrison Street Public Entrance to Close Sept. 9

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Effective Monday, September 9, 2019, the Harrison Street entrance to the Loudoun County Government Center, located at 1 Harrison Street, SE, in Leesburg will close to the public permanently. Members of the public will be directed to enter the building thr...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Alan Brewer Selected as Loudoun’s New Director of Building and Development

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Alan Brewer will be the new director of the Loudoun County Department of Building and Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Brewer’s appointment is effective September 18, 2019, replacing the current director, Mike S...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Be ‘Prepared, Not Scared.’ September is National Preparedness Month

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Loudoun County encourages residents and businesses to take steps during September – National Preparedness Month – to prepare for all types of emergencies. This year’s theme is “Prepared, Not Scared.”&n...

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County News
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Honoring Loudoun’s Heroes: Historic Records Event Set for September 6, 2019

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend “Honoring Loudoun’s Heroes,” a special military veterans’ exhibition in the county’s historic courthouse Friday, September 6,...

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County News
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Groundbreaking for Ashburn Senior Center Set for September 5, 2019

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the Ashburn Senior Center on Thursday, September 5, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the construction site on Marblehead Drive in Ashburn. Guests are encourag...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Loudoun County Public Library Eliminates Overdue Fines for All Customers

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Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) has become the third public library system in Virginia to eliminate fines for overdue materials. 

While customers will no longer be charged a 10-cent per day, per item fee for overdue materials, they are still ...

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County News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Surveys for Loudoun County Jury Service in the Mail Soon

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Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens announces that 45,000 Loudoun County residents will be receiving jury questionnaires in their mailboxes during the month of September. The jury questionnaires will be mailed out in several differen...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Loudoun Seeks Members for New Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County is now accepting applications from individuals interested in serving on the newly created Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee.

The committee will implement the strategies outlined in the Human Services Strategic P...

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County News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Commuting Workshop September 4

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Interested in expanding your job search, but are unsure about commuting to various locations throughout the region?  Register now for the Carpooling, Trip Planning Services & Commuter Incentives workshop Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 10:...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Information Session on Senior Employment Program in Loudoun Set for August 29, 2019

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host an information session on the Senior Community Services Employment Program Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the center, 102 Heritage Way NE (first floor), Leesburg.The program is de...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Loudoun County 4-H Receives Grant for Shooting Education Program

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The Loudoun County 4-H has received a grant from the NRA Foundation for the 4-H Shooting Education Program. The grant has provided more than $3,000 worth of equipment for the program, which stresses gun safety, form, accuracy, self-discipline and proper s...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Application Period for Conservation Easement Assistance begins September 1, 2019

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Loudoun County will begin accepting a second round of applications for the Conservation Easement Assistance Program September 1, 2019. 

The grant program is designed to help protect historic, cultural and environmental resources by providing finan...

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County News
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Holds Special Events During Workforce Development Month

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During September -- Workforce Development Month -- the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special events and workshops at no cost for job seekers and employers. Registration is required where noted. 

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County News
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Loudoun County Again Recognized for Excellence in Procurement

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Loudoun County has again received national recognition for organizational excellence in public procurement. The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has earned the 2019 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institu...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Participates in Clear the Shelters Event August 17, 2019

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On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will participate in the fifth annual nationwide “Clear the Shelters” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived for all availabl...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Loudoun County Recognized for Performance Management Leadership

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The Loudoun County government has again received national recognition for its data-driven management and communication efforts. The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) has awarded Loudoun a Certificate of Distinction in Performance Man...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Loudoun United Soccer Stadium

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Loudoun County officials joined with hundreds of members of the community Saturday, August 3, 2019, to celebrate the completion of Segra Field, the new 5,000-seat soccer stadium at Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park in Leesburg, which will be home to Loudoun U...

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County News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Health Alert: Potential Hepatitis A Exposure at Local Restaurant

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An employee at Señor Ramon at 22455 Davis Drive in Sterling, Virginia, has been diagnosed with hepatitis A. As a result, persons eating at this restaurant from July 10, 2019 through July 26, 2019 may have been exposed to hepatitis A.  Management ...

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County News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for:

  • Thursday, August 22, 2019
  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
  • Thursday, October 24, 2019

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County News
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Stock Up On Emergency Preparedness Items during Virginia Sales Tax Holiday

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Loudoun County emergency management officials encourage residents and businesses to take advantage of the upcoming Virginia Sales Tax Holiday Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4, 2019. 

In addition to selected school supplies and energy effi...

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County News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Loudoun County Seizes 18 Animals from Lovettsville Home

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Two Lovettsville residents are facing a total of eighteen Class 1 misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty after a search warrant revealed a large number of pets in squalid, unsanitary conditions at the home of Jackie Howard Payne Jr. and Tia Marie Reid.&...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

Loudoun Earns Achievement Award for Popular Annual Financial Report

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Loudoun County has received the Outstanding Achievement Award in Popular Annual Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The award is for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Citizens’ Popular Annua...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Removal of On-Street Parking on Section of West Poplar Road Begins July 31; Street to be One-Way

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Loudoun County is scheduled to begin work on an improvement project on West Poplar Road in Sterling Wednesday, July 31, 2019, which will remove on-street parking between South Sterling Boulevard and South Greenthorn Avenue and make that section of West Po...

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County News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Public Invited to Ribbon Cutting for Loudoun United Soccer Stadium August 3, 2019

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will join with officials of Loudoun United FC and members of the community for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the soccer team’s new home at Segra Field on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Loudoun Administrator Hemstreet Elected President of National Organization for County Administrators

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet has been elected president of the National Association of County Administrators (NACA). Hemstreet was installed as president for a two-year term earlier this month during the annual conference of the National Ass...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Loudoun County Supports Efforts to Extend Federal Funding for Metro

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors supports proposed legislation in the U.S. Congress that would extend dedicated federal funding and expand on reform and accountability measures for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Loudoun County is Again a Top Digital County

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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...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Loudoun Board of Supervisors to Hold Transit Summit July 23, 2019

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Transit Summit for Tuesday, July 23, 2019, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street SE in Leesburg.

The summit is intended to provide Board m...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Without Power? Cool off at a Loudoun County Facility

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Loudoun County reminds residents in western Loudoun communities who are experiencing power outages that several county-operated facilities are open until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, providing an air-conditioned place to escape today’s he...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Posted on: July 17, 2019

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

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The National Weather Service says dangerous heat and humidity are likely Friday through Sunday across Loudoun and the region. It’s possible that the heat index, a measure of how hot it really feels, will reach as high as 110 degrees during the a...

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County News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Improvements Set for Intersection of Elk Lick Road and Tall Cedars Parkway

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Loudoun County is notifying motorists of upcoming changes to the intersection of Tall Cedars Parkway and Elk Lick Road in South Riding. Work on a roadway improvement project at the intersection is scheduled to occur Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21,...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Loudoun to Host Public Information Meeting on District Courthouse Construction Project

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Loudoun County is hosting a public information meeting about the construction of the new Loudoun County District Courthouse. Members of the public are invited to attend the meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 16, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., in the ...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Unveiled

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Loudoun County, in partnership with local nonprofit organizations, has developed the county’s first, community-wide Human Services Strategic Plan. The plan provides a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the c...

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County News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Loudoun Homeless Services Center Reopens

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After an extensive renovation, which prompted a temporary relocation of services, the Loudoun County Homeless Services Center has reopened and is providing all of its normal services at the facility located at 19520 Meadowview Court in Leesburg. ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Loudoun County Receives Recognition 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 (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accou...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Ground is Broken for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park was held Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Arcola. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County gover...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

New Chair, Vice Chair Elected to Loudoun County Public Library Board of Trustees

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Loudoun County Public Library Board of Trustees members Denis Cotter and Christina Olorunda began their terms as Chair and Vice Chair, respectively, on Monday, July 1. Both were unanimously elected to their new roles during the Trustees’ monthly...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Loudoun County Short-Term Rental Registration Opens July 1, 2019

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Operators of short-term residential rental property in Loudoun County are required to register their property every year with the county. The registration period begins July 1, 2019. Annual registrations will be active through June 30, 2020. 

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Complete Count Committee: SCOTUS Decision on 2020 Census a Step Forward

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The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an opinion that blocks a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census questionnaire, which the Loudoun County Complete Count Committee (LC-CCC) had perceived as a barrier to its efforts to make sure that everyone living i...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Board Adopts 2019 Comprehensive Plan; Guide for Future Land Use & Transportation Policy

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After an extensive review and public process, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has adopted the 2019 Comprehensive Plan. The plan will serve as the county government’s guide for land use and transportation policy that will provide a flexible framewo...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

EPA to Connect Homes Affected by Hidden Lane Landfill to Public Water System

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A milestone has been reached in the ongoing efforts to resolve the groundwater contamination issues at the Hidden Lane Landfill Superfund site. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has notified Loudoun County that it will connect 124 properties ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Loudoun Launches Firearm and Medication Safety Program with ‘Lock and Talk Virginia’

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Loudoun County is now offering free locking devices for guns and medication as part of the suicide prevention campaign, Lock and Talk Virginia. 

Lock and Talk Virginia focuses on “means safety,” which aims to limit people&r...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Loudoun County to Hold Groundbreaking for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park June 29, 2019

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the park site on Evergreen Mills Road in Arcola. Signs will be p...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

County Hosts Public Information Meeting on Route 9/287 Roundabout Project

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Loudoun County is hosting a public meeting for residents to learn about a project to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Route 9 and Route 287. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the cafeteria of ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission Make Schedule Adjustments

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Planning Commission have made adjustments to their meeting schedules in June and July. 

  • The rescheduled June meeting of the Board of Supervisors’ Finance/Government Operations & Economi...
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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Loudoun County Transit Wins Marketing Award

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services has received statewide recognition for its marketing efforts, winning the 2019 Outstanding Public Transportation Marketing Award from the Virginia Transit Association. 

The award is for the “V...

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County News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rates; Triple-A Rating Reaffirmed

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Loudoun County has completed two major bond sales with proceeds from the sales to be used for capital projects for the general county government and the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS). In advance of the sales, the nation’s top bond rating agencies r...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Loudoun Heritage Commission Presents Report and Recommendations to Board of Supervisors

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The Loudoun County Heritage Commission presented its extensive research on the history of the Loudoun County Courthouse grounds to the Board of Supervisors during the June 4, 2019, meeting. The presentation included recommendations for future memorials, m...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Loudoun County Unveils Historic Cemeteries Map

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Loudoun County has developed online tools designed to help preserve and protect historic cemeteries in the county. The county has identified more than 200 active and historic cemeteries and burial grounds in Loudoun and provided location and background in...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Loudoun County Sends Messages of Sympathy and Support to Virginia Beach

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has adopted a resolution expressing heartfelt condolences to the Virginia Beach community in the wake of last week’s mass shooting at the City of Virginia Beach municipal building. The resolution states th...

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County News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Loudoun Mental Health First Aid Class

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services offers free Youth Mental Health First Aid classes, which are designed for adults who interact with young people. The class reviews the unique risk factors and warni...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Ground is Broken for New Loudoun County Animal Services Facility

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the new facility that will serve as the primary location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) was held Thursday in Leesburg. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors join...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Six Things to Know about the June 11, 2019, Primary Election in Loudoun

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Loudoun County voters will go to the polls Tuesday, June 11, 2019, for a primary election. Here are six important things Loudoun County election officials would like voters to know before going to the polls:

1. Know When to Vote

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Display Campaign Signs with Care in Loudoun

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Throughout the election season, Loudoun County reminds residents of the importance of following the rules and guidelines covering campaign signs. 

Location: Generally, signs may be displayed on private property with permission of the property owne...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Preserving Loudoun’s Records Event Set for June 7

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens is once again presenting the popular Preserving Loudoun’s Records event as part of the Town of Leesburg's First Friday festivities, June 7, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

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County News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Deadlines for Absentee Voting for June 2019 Election Approaching

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that the deadline to apply for an absentee ballot by mail for the June 11, 2019, primary election is Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. The final day to vote an absentee ballot in person is Saturday, June 8...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Loudoun County First Half Real Estate Tax Deadline is June 5, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half real property tax is Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Payments postmarked after June 5, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. Additional int...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Planning and Zoning Service Center in New Location During Office Renovation

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Beginning May 31, 2019, Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning’s Customer Service Center will relocate temporarily to the second floor of the Government Center, 1 Harrison Street SE, Leesburg, while the department’s third-flo...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Crosstrail Boulevard Segments

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion and opening of two segments of Crosstrail Boulevard between Sycolin Road and Kincaid Boulevard. 

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Drop-In Services Return to Loudoun Homeless Services Center

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Loudoun County offers drop-in services for people to take care of their basic daily needs, including meals, access to shower and laundry facilities, and other resources. 

As of Tuesday, May 28, 2019, drop-in services have returned to their permane...

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County News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service to the community. 

Loudoun County’s foster parents were lauded by the Department of Family Services at a recognition event last week. The foster care program is c...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Groundbreaking for Loudoun County Animal Services New Location Set for May 30

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Loudoun County invites member of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the new location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Crosstrail Boulevard and Kinca...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Assistant Loudoun County Administrators Earn Prestigious ICMA Credential

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Assistant Loudoun County Administrators John Sandy and Kenny Young have earned the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. 

To receive the prestigious ICMA credential, a member must have si...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Loudoun County Launches Youth Net Initiative, Survey

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Loudoun County is asking young people, their parents and individuals who interact with youth for suggestions on how to improve youth services and activities by taking part in a brief survey. The survey results will help the county as it works to develop h...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Inaugural Loudoun Book and Arts Festival Set for June 8, 2019

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Acclaimed journalist Tom Rosenstiel and James Beard award-nominated chef Edward Lee are among the 10 featured authors at the inaugural Loudoun Book and Arts Festival, a joint venture of Loudoun County Public Library, the Loudoun Arts Council and the Bramb...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Riverside Parkway Segment

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of a missing segment of Riverside Parkway between Ashburn Village Boulevard and Lexington Drive. 

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Loudoun Lyme Disease Commission Presents Update on Tick-Borne Disease Report

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The Loudoun Lyme Disease Commission invites members of the medical community and the general public to attend a presentation on the findings of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Tick-Borne Disease Working Group. The event i...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with 10 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs are: 

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for: 

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Thursday, June 27, 2019
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 18, 2019

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On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the fourth annual “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, small pets and r...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Holds 'Job Search in the Digital Age' Workshop

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center invites the community to attend a Job Search in the Digital Age workshop with AARP Community Ambassador Katherine Ponds. The workshop will be held at Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road NW, Leesburg, Thursday, May 23...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

County Provides Information about Resources for Residents Affected by Leesburg Walmart Relocation

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The Loudoun County government is reaching out to members of the community who will be impacted by the closing of the Walmart store on Edwards Ferry Road in Leesburg. A new Walmart store is opening May 29, 2019, on Compass Creek Parkway, about four miles f...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

May 17, 2019, is Proclaimed as Bike to Work Day in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Friday, May 17, 2019, as Bike to Work Day in the county. Registration is not required for the free event, but if you register by May 10, you’ll have a free T-shirt waiting for you at one of our Loudou...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

County Real Estate Tax Bills Reflect New Process for Taxpayers in Five Loudoun County Towns

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Loudoun County has mailed the first half 2019 real property tax bills, which reflect the county’s new responsibility for billing, collecting and administering real estate taxes for five of Loudoun County’s seven incorporated towns: Hil...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Homelessness Declines in Region, Increases Slightly in Loudoun

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According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington report, the number of persons experiencing homelessness in the region is the lowest it has been in 18 years. The number of persons experienc...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations in May

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Beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2019, and continuing through May 31, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

The free rides will be a...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Employer Resources Expo for Local Businesses May 22

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will offer a free Employer Resource Expo for local businesses to learn about resources and services available to support all stages of business growth. The event will showcase more than 20 vendors who offer services f...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Undercover Investigation Leads to Arrest for Attempted Carnal Knowledge of an Animal

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A North Potomac, Maryland, man is facing a felony charge for the attempted carnal knowledge of an animal after allegedly soliciting an undercover Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) officer in Leesburg for the opportunity to have sexual relations with a...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Absentee Voting for June 2019 Election begins April 26 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that absentee voting for the June 11, 2019, primary election begins Friday, April 26, 2019. 

Anyone who would like to vote an absentee ballot in person may do so at the Loudoun County Office of Elect...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Loudoun County Helps Make Recycling Easy for Your Special Event

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Whether you’re preparing for a cook out, pool party, sporting event or community festival, Loudoun County can help with your recycling needs. Loudoun offers portable outdoor recycling bins on loan for local residents, businesses, homeowner associations, e...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

First Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is May 6, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half personal property tax is Monday, May 6, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after May 6, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. &n...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Adult Mental Health First Aid Class June 24 and 25, 2019

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services offers free Adult Mental Health First Aid classes, which introduce participants to common risk factors and warning signs of mental illness, including anxiety, depre...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

George Washington’s Will on Display in Loudoun in Historic Records Presentation

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens is hosting "Famous Signatures," an exhibition of historic court records bearing the signatures of famous Virginians and Americans, on  May 3, 2019, as part of the Town of Leesburg’s Fir...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Loudoun County Opens Temporary Overnight Drop-In Center

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Loudoun County is operating an overnight drop-in center for people to take care of their basic daily needs, including meals, access to shower and laundry facilities, and other resources. 

The drop-in services will be provided temporarily at the St...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Loudoun Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards Approved

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its meeting on April 18, 2019. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that pr...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Register Now for Bike to Work Day Friday, May 17, 2019

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Registration is now open for the region’s annual Bike to Work Day set for Friday, May 17, 2019.  New and experienced bicycle riders are encouraged to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 800-745-7433.  

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

04-27-19 Comprehensive Plan Public Hearing Airs on LCPS Cable Channels and Webcast

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The Board of Supervisors’ April 27, 2019, public hearing on the draft Loudoun County 2019 Comprehensive Plan  will air on the Loudoun County Public Schools Cable Channel: Comcast Channel 18 and Verizon FIOS Channel 43.

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Loudoun County Offers Video Option for Public Comment at Loudoun 2040 Public Hearings

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With the high level of community interest in the draft Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan, Loudoun County is offering members of the public an option to provide comments via video during the Board of Supervisors’ upcoming Loudoun 2040 public hearin...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Library’s Food for Fines Drive Collects 15,500 Pounds in Food Donations

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Loudoun County Public Library (LPCL) collected 15,500 pounds of food and waived $15,100 in overdue fees in its third annual Food for Fines drive, nearly doubling the totals for 2018.

During the one-week campaign, which ran April 8-14, LCPL offered a chance...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Loudoun Mental Health First Aid Class

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The Loudoun County  Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) offers free Youth Mental Health First Aid classes, which are designed for adults who interact with young people. The class reviews the unique ris...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Public Information Meeting on Bles Park Improvements

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Loudoun County residents are invited to attend a public meeting to learn about planned improvements to Bles Park, Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at George Washington University’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus, Exploration Hall,...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Loudoun County Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins April 22, 2019

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A free 12-week program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services will help fathers develop skills they can use to be more involved in their children’s lives. 

Area fathers are invited to register for the National Fatherhood Ini...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Loudoun County to be Featured in National Television Program

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Loudoun County will be featured on the nationally televised program On Demand beginning this month. The program reaches more than 50 million households throughout the United States through various networks.

The educational documentary profiles Loudoun Coun...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Loudoun County Offers Homebuyer Assistance Programs

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

Down Payment/Closing Costs Assistance Program 

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Favorite Loudoun Tree Photo Contest Entries Due May 3; Arbor Day Celebration is May 11

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The annual Loudoun County “Favorite Loudoun Tree” photo contest is under way.  Entries are being accepted through Friday May 3, 2019, in advance of the Loudoun County Arbor Day celebration Saturday, May 11, 2019. 

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Loudoun Offers Training to Help Stop the Spread of the Spotted Lanternfly

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Loudoun County is offering free training and information sessions to help increase awareness of the threat of the spotted lanternfly, an invasive insect that can have a devastating effect on agricultural crops. 

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Loudoun Homeowners: You May Qualify for County’s Home Improvement Programs

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Loudoun County has home improvement and repair programs designed to rehabilitate existing housing. The programs include:

Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP): The LCHIP program is available countywide to low-to-moderate-income homeowners who wan...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Loudoun’s Multicultural Advisory Committee Hosts More Community Conversations on Race Relations

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The Loudoun County Government’s Multicultural Advisory Committee is again hosting community discussions designed to explore racial biases. The events are scheduled for Friday, April 26, and Saturday, April 27, 2019. The events are free and open to the pub...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Board of Supervisors Adopts FY 2020 Budget; Lowers Tax Rate by Four Cents

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $3.2 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020. The adopted budget includes a real property tax rate o...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Annual Open House and 2019 Victims’ Services Awards Ceremony Set for April 5

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The Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and the Victim Witness Program will hold their annual Open House and Crime Victims' Services Awards Ceremony Friday, April 5, 2019, in the Multipurpose Room on the third floor of the ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Loudoun County Kicks Off Efforts for a Complete Count in 2020 Census

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The Loudoun County Complete Count Committee kicked off local efforts to help make sure everyone living in Loudoun is counted in the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census during an inaugural meeting Monday, April 1, 2019.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Board Begins Review of Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors begins its review of the draft Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan, Wednesday, April 3, 2019, with the first of several meetings, which will include work sessions and public hearings. 

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Loudoun County Partners with Public Schools in Teen Mental Health Pilot Program

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The Loudoun County government is partnering with Loudoun County Public Schools in a national pilot program designed to promote mental health wellness in teens. 

The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services and Freedo...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Planning Commission Certifies Draft Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan

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During its March 26, 2019, public hearing, the Loudoun County Planning Commission voted 8 to 1, with Leesburg District Commissioner Ad Barnes opposed, to formally certify the draft Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan. The commission adopted a resolution to ap...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Loudoun County Breaks Ground on New Bolen Park Soccer Stadium

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with officials of Loudoun United FC—the direct second division affiliate of Major League Soccer (MLS) club D.C. United—to break ground on a new soccer stadium at Philip A. Bolen...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Board of Supervisors Approves Silver District West Applications

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At the March 21, 2019, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the Silver District West development by a vote of 8 to 1, with Leesburg District Supervisor Kristen C. Umstattd voting no. The approved applications are for development of a ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Loudoun County, Nonprofit Partners Sponsoring Community Meetings for Human Services Strategic Plan

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Members of the public are encouraged to attend one of several upcoming meetings aimed at developing a human services strategic plan for Loudoun County, which will provide a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the count...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Campaign Finance Training Set for March 27, 2019, in Leesburg

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The Virginia Department of Elections is holding Campaign Finance Training throughout the state in March 2019. Officials are offering a seminar for candidates and treasurers on the laws and policies governing campaign finance reporting and compliance. &...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Applications for Community Water & Wastewater Project Help Due March 31

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The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program is accepting applications for county assistance with community water and/or wastewater projects through March 31, 2019. 

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

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

County Issues Notice of Violation for Tree Removal at Golf Course

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Loudoun County has issued a Notice of Violation of the county’s zoning ordinance to the Trump National Golf Course located at 20391 Lowes Island Boulevard in Sterling following the improper removal of trees from a floodplain without a permit.

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Loudoun Tourism Grant Application for Fiscal Year 2020 is Online

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Loudoun County’s annual Tourism Grant process is underway with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020) grant application at www.loudoun.gov/TourismGrant. The grant program is designed to support local tourism initiatives and events that dr...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Loudoun Launches Conservation Easement Assistance Program

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To help protect historic, cultural and environmental resources, qualified Loudoun County landowners can now apply for financial assistance to place their land under conservation easement. 

A conservation easement is a voluntary, legal agreement th...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations March 4 - March 30, 2019

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Beginning Monday, March 4, 2019, and continuing through March 30, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

County Accepting Applications from Nonprofits for Property Tax Exemptions

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Loudoun County 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 2020 tax year. The deadline to apply for the exempti...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for: 

  • Thursday, February 28, 2019
  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

First Friday Event: The Voices of Enslaved People from Loudoun’s Chancery Records

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the community to join the Clerk’s Historic Records and Deed Research Division on Friday, March 1, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., for the first of four Historic Records First Friday programs in 2019...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings Due March 1, 2019

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. reminds business owners to report their calendar year 2018 gross receipts by Friday, March 1, 2019, at www.loudoun.gov/efile. The license tax or fee can then be paid at www.loudoun.gov/paytaxe...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

County Administrator Presents Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2020

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County Administrator Tim Hemstreet has presented a proposed budget for the Loudoun County government to the Board of Supervisors for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020), which begins July 1, 2019. The budget totals $3.2 billion in appropriations for the county gov...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Real Estate Tax Relief Seminars

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Loudoun County 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 and new eligibility thresholds...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Finance/Government Operations and Economic Development Committee Meeting Rescheduled

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Due to the inclement weather, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ Finance/Government Operations and Economic Development Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 27, 2019....

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Panel Discussion on Homelessness February 26

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Loudoun County is sponsoring a Community Conversation on Homelessness Tuesday, February 26, 2019, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., at the Loudoun County Voter Registration Office, 750 Miller Drive in Leesburg 20175.

The free event will feature a panel presentation...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to Host Temporary Employment Job Fair February 25

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Staffing and Temporary Employment Job Fair Monday, February 25, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way NE in Leesburg. 

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station February 18, 2019

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Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station at the Sterling Community Center on Monday, February 18, 2019. 

Adults ages 18 and older who need shelter from the elements on Monday are encouraged to come to the Sterling Community Center, ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

County Administrator to Present Proposed FY 2020 Budget February 13, 2019

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet will present his proposed Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 20) Budget at a meeting of the Board of Supervisors at 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 13, 2019, in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Loudoun 2040 Comprehensive Plan Process Continues

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As the process of revising Loudoun County’s Comprehensive Plan continues, the county announces a timeline of upcoming milestones, including opportunities for public comment on the plan prior to its adoption by the Board of Supervisors. ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

FEMA Revises Loudoun County Flood Insurance Rate Map

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which is responsible for floodplain mapping and regulation throughout the United States, is revising the Loudoun County Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). The revision will result in changes to the boundary an...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

2019 Loudoun County Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2019 are now available online at www.loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Residents Give Loudoun County High Marks for Livability

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Loudoun County residents enjoy a positive quality of life, feel safe in their communities and rate the overall value of county government services highly. These are some of the results of the 2018 Loudoun County Survey of Residents scheduled to be present...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Loudoun County Opens Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center

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To better serve residents of eastern Loudoun County, the county’s Department of Family Services has opened a new Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center in Sterling.

The center, located at 21641 Ridgetop Circle, is open Monday through Friday from ...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings Due March 1

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2019. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report their calendar year ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Mental Health First Aid Classes

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Anyone interested in having a better understanding of mental illness and how to help those experiencing a mental health challenge is encouraged to attend an upcoming Mental Health First Aid class offered by the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, ...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station January 30 and 31, 2019

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With very cold temperatures in the forecast, Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station Wednesday, January 30, 2019, and Thursday, January 31, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 16450 Meadowview Court in Leesburg. 

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Loudoun Supplemental Real Estate & Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 5

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that payments for supplemental real estate and personal property taxes are due Tuesday, February 5, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after February 5, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late paymen...

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Needs Evaluations to Businesses

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is offering a new service to local businesses: a needs evaluation. The center’s employer services professionals will conduct a no-cost review of local businesses, which in turn will help determine how the ce...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

Loudoun County and Nonprofit Partners Seek Public Input for Human Services Strategic Plan

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Loudoun County is partnering with local nonprofit organizations to develop a five-year human services strategic plan for the county, which will provide a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the human service needs of L...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Special Election for 86th House of Delegates District is February 19, 2019

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A special election to fill the vacant seat in the 86th House of Delegates District will be held in Loudoun County Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This election is open only to registered voters in the 86th House of Delegates District, which in Loudoun County ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Loudoun County Offers Resources to Federal Workers

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As the federal government shutdown continues, Loudoun County continues to take steps to assist federal workers and their families who have been negatively impacted by the shutdown. The assistance covers a wide range of services, including:

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

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

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness on the night of Wednesday, January 23, 2019.

The Point-in-Time Count, which is conducted lo...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Loudoun to Assist Workers Affected by Federal Government Shutdown

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The Loudoun County government is taking steps to assist federal workers whose finances have been negatively affected by the federal government shutdown. The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved financial aid to local food pantries and a tempor...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Lovettsville Special Election February 5; Voter Registration Deadline January 22

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A special election for two seats on the Lovettsville Town Council will be held Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Only registered voters who live within the Lovettsville town limits are eligible to vote in the election. 

The deadline to register to vote f...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station January 21, 2019

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With bitterly cold temperatures in the forecast, Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station at the Sterling Community Center on Monday, January 21, 2019. 

Adults ages 18 and older who need shelter from the elements on Monday is encour...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Claiborne Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of the missing link of Claiborne Parkway between Croson Lane and Ryan Road. 

The project, which was ma...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Letourneau Elected Chairman of Northern Virginia Transportation Commission

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Loudoun County Dulles District Supervisor Matthew F. Letourneau has been elected Chairman of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission for 2019, becoming the first person from Loudoun County to chair the NVTC. In another first for Loudoun, Letournea...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Loudoun Receives National Recognition for Support of Solar Energy

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Loudoun County has been recognized by the national SolSmart Program for its efforts to make it easier for homes and businesses to go solar, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Wednesday. Loudoun has received a SolSmart Silver designation, one of ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has mailed notification of 2019 personal property filing requirements to all vehicle owners currently on the county’s tax rolls. Personal property includes automobiles, trucks, motor...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Board of Supervisors Sets 2019 Meeting Schedule; Re-Elects Buona as Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2019 and has re-elected Ashburn District Supervisor Ralph Buona as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chair Phyllis Randall, Buona will perform the duties of the Chair.

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Posted on: December 28, 2018

Loudoun Offers Community Water and Wastewater Project Assistance

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The Loudoun County Water and Wastewater Program will begin accepting applications for county assistance with community water and/or wastewater projects starting January 1, 2019.

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

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

New Real Estate Tax Billing Process for Taxpayers in Most Loudoun County Towns Effective January 1

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Loudoun County is assuming responsibility for billing, collecting and administering real estate taxes for five of Loudoun County’s seven incorporated towns: Hillsboro, Leesburg, Lovettsville, Middleburg and Round Hill. The change in process will...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Coffee with a Career Counselor

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Members of the community are invited to have coffee with a career counselor from the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. Stop by a local coffee shop for a conversation about anything career related. You can review your LinkedIn profile or resume, ask quest...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Loudoun Offers Christmas Tree Recycling at Several Locations

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Loudoun County is offering five locations for residents to drop off their Christmas trees for recycling beginning Wednesday, December 26, 2018, through Sunday, January 20, 2019. 

Only natural, cut trees are accepted. The trees will be converted in...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Board of Supervisors Adjusts Schedule for December and January

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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 20, 2018. The Board’s next business meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 2, 2019, beginning at 5:00 ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Loudoun Receives National Recognition for Budget Presentation

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Loudoun County has received a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the Fiscal Year 2019 budget. 

The association cites Loudoun County for a commitment to meeting the “highest...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Give the Gift of Waste-Free Recycling: Loudoun County Offers Holiday Recycling Advice

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According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, American households generate about 25 percent more waste than usual from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, over one million tons more per week. Loudoun County recycling experts have some ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Planning a Special Event in Loudoun? Make Sure Your Application is On Time

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Effective January 1, 2019, organizers of special events in Loudoun County who are seeking a temporary special event permit must apply for the permit at least 30 days in advance of the date of the event. The 30-day requirement, which is designed to give th...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Election Officials Celebrate Continued Success of Page Program

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is celebrating a record-setting year for its Election Page program with more students participating than ever before. More than 140 students from high schools across the county participated as ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Loudoun Residents Encouraged to Help Stop the Spread of the Spotted Lanternfly

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Loudoun County officials are enlisting homeowners, gardeners, horticultural retailers, agricultural producers and others in a campaign to thwart the spread of the spotted lanternfly. The invasive insect feeds on Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven) and mo...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Officials Celebrate Widening of Belmont Ridge Road in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another major road improvement project that will help alleviate traffic congestion: the widening of Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659) from Gloucester Parkway to Hay Road. Members of the Board of Supe...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Loudoun County Launches New User-Focused County Government Website

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Loudoun County has unveiled its redesigned, user-focused website, www.loudoun.gov. The new design is geared to better meet the needs of Loudoun County residents and businesses, enabling visitors to the website to more easily and quickly find the informati...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Second Half Real Property Tax Deadline Extended to December 6, 2018

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The deadline for the second half payment of real property in Loudoun County has been extended to Thursday, December 6, 2018.  This change is in accordance with Virginia State Code § 58.1-8. The original deadline of Wednesday, December 5,...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Alaina Ray is New Loudoun County Director of Planning and Zoning

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Alaina Ray is Loudoun County’s new Director of the Department of Planning and Zoning, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Ray was promoted to director after serving as Deputy Director of Planning and Zoning since October 2017.&am...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Loudoun Nonprofit Grant Funding Application Available December 3, 2018

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Loudoun County’s grant application process for human service nonprofit organizations kicks off Monday, December 3, 2018, with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020) Human Service Nonprofit Grant Application at www.loudoun.gov/NonProfitGra...

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County News
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Real Estate Tax Relief Seminars

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Loudoun County 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 and new eligibility thresholds...

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County News
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Loudoun Surveys Cable TV Subscribers

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Loudoun County is gathering information from cable television subscribers in the county related to the quality of service they receive from their cable TV provider pertaining to outages, response time, value and service calls. 

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Five Things to Know about the November 5, 2019, General Election in Loudoun

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Loudoun County voters will go to the polls Tuesday, November 5, 2019, for a general election. Here are five important things Loudoun County election officials would like voters to know before going to the polls:

1. Know When to Vote

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Elections
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Extended Hours for Absentee Voting Begin October 26, 2019, in Loudoun

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Extended hours for absentee voting ahead of the November 5, 2019, general election will begin Saturday, October 26, 2019, in Loudoun County. 

Voters may vote an absentee ballot in person at these locations: 

  • Loudoun County Office of Electi...
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Elections
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Deadline to Register to Vote in November Election is October 15, 2019

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Loudoun County election officials remind residents that if they are not registered to vote, they have until Tuesday, October 15, 2019, to do so in order to vote in the November 5, 2019, general election. The voter registration deadlines are:

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Elections
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Absentee Voting for November Election in Loudoun Begins Friday, September 20

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Absentee balloting for the November 5, 2019, general election will begin Friday, September 20, 2019, in Loudoun County, while the deadline to register to vote in the election is October 15, 2019. 

In-person absentee voting will be available at:&am...

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Elections
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Loudoun County Plans Event for National Voter Registration Day Sept. 24

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Loudoun County will host a National Voter Registration Day event Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 750 Miller Drive, SE, Suite C, Leesburg, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

“We will have tables and chairs set up in...

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Elections
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Loudoun Electoral Board to Hold Drawing for Ballot Order for Soil and Water Conservation Director

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The Loudoun Electoral Board will hold a drawing Friday, June 14, 2019, to determine the ballot order in the November general election for two of the candidates for Soil and Water Conservation Director, Loudoun District. 

On Thursday, June 6, 2019,...

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Elections
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Display Campaign Signs with Care in Loudoun

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Throughout the election season, Loudoun County reminds residents of the importance of following the rules and guidelines covering campaign signs. 

Location: Generally, signs may be displayed on private property with permission of the property owne...

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Elections
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Deadline to Register to Vote in November Election is October 15, 2019

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Loudoun County election officials remind residents that if they are not registered to vote, they have until Tuesday, October 15, 2019, to do so in order to vote in the November 5, 2019, general election. The voter registration deadlines are:

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Elections
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Six Things to Know about the June 11, 2019, Primary Election in Loudoun

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Loudoun County voters will go to the polls Tuesday, June 11, 2019, for a primary election. Here are six important things Loudoun County election officials would like voters to know before going to the polls:

1. Know When to Vote

Polls in Loudoun County will...

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Elections
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Deadlines for Absentee Voting for June 2019 Election Approaching

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that the deadline to apply for an absentee ballot by mail for the June 11, 2019, primary election is Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. The final day to vote an absentee ballot in person is Saturday, June 8...

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Elections
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Absentee Voting for June 2019 Election begins April 26 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that absentee voting for the June 11, 2019, primary election begins Friday, April 26, 2019. 

Anyone who would like to vote an absentee ballot in person may do so at the Loudoun County Office of Elect...

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Elections
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Campaign Finance Training Set for March 27, 2019, in Leesburg

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The Virginia Department of Elections is holding Campaign Finance Training throughout the state in March 2019. Officials are offering a seminar for candidates and treasurers on the laws and policies governing campaign finance reporting and compliance. &...

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Elections
Posted on: December 10, 2018

Loudoun Election Officials Celebrate Continued Success of Student Page Program

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is celebrating a record-setting year for its Election Page program with more students participating than ever before. More than 140 students from high schools across the county participated as ...

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Elections
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Special Election for 86th House of Delegates District is February 19, 2019

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A special election to fill the vacant seat in the 86th House of Delegates District will be held in Loudoun County Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This election is open only to registered voters in the 86th House of Delegates District, which in Loudoun County ...

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Elections
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Lovettsville Special Election February 5; Voter Registration Deadline is January 22

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A special election for two seats on the Lovettsville Town Council will be held Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Only registered voters who live within the Lovettsville town limits are eligible to vote in the election. 

The deadline to register to vote f...

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Elections

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 8, 2019

Fire Officials Tout Automatic Fire Sprinklers and Offer Safety Tips After Fire at Local Business

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

At approximately 7:00 p.m. on November 6th, Fire and Rescue units from the Metropolitan Washington Dulles Airport Authority and Fairfax County were dispatched to investigate a report of a fire alarm sounding in a commercial building in the 44,000 block of...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2019 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 72nd Annual Toys for Tots Campaign. “We are proud to once again participate in this wonderful p...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Firefighters Team Up with Mobile Hope and One Warm Coat® for Annual Coat Drive

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, along with the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association Local 3756 invite you to bring your new or gently used and clean coats, jackets, scarves, winter hats, gloves and mittens to any of the fir...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 1, 2019

“Fall Back,” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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Sunday, November 3, 2019, we “Fall Back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time. As we do, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the ba...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Temporary Closure of Leesburg Fire Station and Relocation of Fire and Rescue Crews

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

Effective at 6:00 a.m. on November 1, 2019, the Leesburg Fire Station #20, located at 61 Plaza Street NE, will temporarily close for renovations. Closure of the station is anticipated to last approximately six months with re-occupancy occurring on or arou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Cause Determined in Fatal Sterling House Fire

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has determined that unattended cooking was the cause of a fatal house fire in Sterling and have estimated damages to the home at $144,000. The investigation also revealed that there were no working smoke ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 6, 2019

Early Morning Fire in Sterling Leaves One Deceased, One Injured

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Just before 3:00 a.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019, the Loudoun Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 9-1-1 call for a possible house fire in the 200 block of Giles Place in Sterling. Loudoun County fire and rescue crews from Cascades, Kincora, Ste...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 2, 2019

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System will be hosting various open houses and community events throughout October in honor of Fire Prevention Month. These free, family friendly events allow Loudoun’s citizens to visit local ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Fire Officials Remind Residents of Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) reminds residents that effective October 1, 2019, through midnight February 14, 2020, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard and garden trimmings...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Loudoun County Officials Break Ground on New Lucketts Fire Station

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On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS), Loudoun County Government, Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors g...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 20, 2019

110 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 110 volunteer first responder personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Tuesday, September...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Blood Donors Wanted for Upcoming Loudoun Blood Drive Events

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Blood Donor Services encourage you to make a lifesaving appointment to donate at one of our upcoming community blood drives.

Did you know that hemorrhage is the number one...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 6, 2019

South Riding Family Displaced After Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause House Fire

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office determined the cause of an early morning fire in South Riding, which did $200,000 in damages and displaced two residents, to be improperly discarded smoking materials.

At 12:02 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019 the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 1, 2019

Sunday Morning House Fire in Ashburn Caused by Hot Grill Ashes

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After an early morning house fire in Ashburn displaces five and does $750,000 in damages, fire officials offer important, and potentially lifesaving reminders about grilling safely.   

Just before 4:45 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019, the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Support Loudoun Firefighters as they Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

As the end of summer approaches firefighters across the nation will once again be busy filling their boots to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and “Jerry’s Kids”. Members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Eighteen Firefighter/EMTs Graduate Fire and Rescue Recruit Academy

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On Friday, August 16, 2019, before family members and friends, 18 recruits graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 38th recruit class. In an official ceremony held at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg, Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary Clemen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Fire Marshal Determines Cause of Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has completed their investigation into a two-alarm house fire that did $1.5 million in damages to eight homes earlier and offers important safety tips.

At 3:24 a.m., on July 31, 2019, the Loudoun County Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Fire Marshal Investigating Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office remains on scene of a two alarm house fire that destroyed two homes and damaged two more. 

At 3:24 a.m. the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a hou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Join the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive August 2, 2019

8-2-19 BATTLE OF THE BADGES

Join area first responders for the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and Loudoun County Sheriff's Office "Battle of the Badges" Blood Drive on Friday August 2, 2019.

Battle of the Badges is a friendly competition to encourage communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Local Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

LCFR Fire Station 627 Grand Opening - Coupling Ceremony Newsflash

Officials from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and County Administration joined first responders, residents and other local leaders on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 for the official Grand Opening Ceremony for the newes...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

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Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

Just After 8:00 p.m. on June 26, 2019, Fire and Rescue units responded to an incident in the 400 block of Heronwood Court in the Town of Purcellville. On their way to the incident, supplementa...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 24, 2019

LC-CFRS Receives Prestigious Award for Emergency Medical Services Cardiac Care

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to be awarded the Silver Plus Mission Lifeline Award from the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline program recognizes hospitals and EMS agenc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office to Hold 12th Annual Open House

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will hold their 12th Annual Open House at the Dulles South Public Safety Center on Saturday, June 22, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Residents are encouraged to at...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Loudoun Welcomes New Assistant Fire Chief

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is pleased to welcome John J. Caussin Jr. as the Assistant Chief of Support Services and Volunteer Administration. 

Assistant Chief Caussin brings thirty-four years of valuable experience and know...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 14, 2019

Fire Officials Share Fireworks Safety Tips and 2019 Public Firework Displays

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As July 4th festivities approach, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office wants you to begin planning for a safe holiday. In 2017, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 12,900 people for fireworks related injuries. Children younger...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 29, 2019

New Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station Opens for Service, Thursday, May 30

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is pleased to announce that the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station No. 27 will officially open for operations on May 30, 2019.

The Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station is located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 26, 2019

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Ashburn Townhouse Fire

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On the eleven-year anniversary of the tragic Meadowood fire in Leesburg that was caused by improperly discarded smoking materials, a fire in an Ashburn townhouse demonstrates that this is a still a very real danger and residents must practice safe behavio...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Stay Safe this Memorial Day with Grilling Safety Tips

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Often considered the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations featuring cookouts and barbecues. But it also means the increased risk of grilling fires. U.S. fire departments responded to 10,200 home fires involving...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Pool and Water Safety!

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As swimming pools across Loudoun County open this Memorial Day weekend and people of all ages take to the water to cool off, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Officials remind residents to be vigilant about pool and water safety. The USA Swimming Foundation ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 1, 2019

LC-CFRS’s Smoke Alarm Program Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

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As we kick off the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) new Smoke Alarm Program this Saturday, May 4, 2019, Loudoun residents will routinely observe fire and rescue personnel out in the community offering free smoke alarm i...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 30, 2019

2019 Emergency Medical Services Community Open House Events

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Each year National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week brings together local communities and medical personnel to honor the dedication of those who provide day-to-day lifesaving services on medicine's "front line." This year EMS Week has been ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2019

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office reminds our residents and visitors that open burning is prohibited in Loudoun County between May 1st and September 30th. These regulations prohibit open air fires or open burning with the following considerations:

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Electrical Malfunction Identified as Cause of Aldie House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office investigation determines yesterday’s house fire in Aldie was due to an electrical wiring malfunction.

At 12:10 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

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The week of April 14 through April 20, 2019, has officially been recognized as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System along with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Fire and Rescue System Honors 2018 Awardees

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            On Monday, April 8, 2019, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) held its Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony to honor Loudoun's first responders, staff and citizen...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Tragic Death Brings to Life a New, Innovative Model for Out-of-Hospital Blood Transfusions

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Inova Health System, Inova Trauma and Blood Donor Services, and the Northern Virginia EMS Council, in collaboration with the Fairfax County and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Departments, are proud to announce the launch of Field Available Component Trans...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 27, 2019

80 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

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Leesburg, VA. - The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 80 first responders personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Monday, Marc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 12, 2019

LC-CFRS Members Participate in Annual JEMS EMS Competition

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Recently members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System participated as subject matter experts for a resoundingly successful 2019 JEMS Games. Assistant Chief Robin Davis of the Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad, Dr. John Morgan, the Loudoun C...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 7, 2019

“Spring Forward:” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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Sunday, March 10, 2019 we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour in observance of daylight saving time. As we change our clocks, our fire prevention team asks that you use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Two Fires in Loudoun County Displace Three and Cause Significant Damages

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Two fires in Loudoun County within eight hours of each other fortunately resulted in no injuries, but displaced three residents, several animals and did over a half million dollars in damages. Fire Officials issue important safety reminders as we usher ou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Discarded Smoking Material Causes Sterling Townhouse Fire

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Just after 8:04 p.m., Monday, March 4, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 911 call from the occupant reporting a structure fire at 46000 Block of Ashmere Square in Sterling. The caller reported fire in his townhouse....

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2019

High Winds contribute to House Fire in Philomont, VA

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    Just after 2:25 p.m., Monday, February 25th, 2019, units from Philomont, Aldie, Round Hill, Purcellville, Leesburg, South Riding and numerous command and safety officers were dispatched for a structure fire in the 20200 block of Greg...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 25, 2019

Busy Weekend as Firefighters Respond to High-Rise Fire with Sprinkler Activation & Mobile Home Fire

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Just after 3:30 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2019, units from Ashburn and Lansdowne were dispatched for a reported automatic fire alarm in an 11-story high-rise building located in the 19000 block of Cypress Ridge Terrace in Lansdowne Woods, Leesburg, VA....

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Hosting Revolutionary Training Program for Firefighters

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As tactical athletes, firefighters face adverse weather conditions, unpredictable environments, and risk their lives daily to keep their communities safe. They consistently endure physical and mental stress for the duration of their time served. As a resu...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires, or open burning as it is commonly referred to, betw...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 2, 2019

Smoke Alarms Saves a Family of Four in Round Hill House Fire

NEWSFLASH

Just after 4:00 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019, units from Round Hill, Purcellville, Loudoun Heights, Hamilton, Leesburg, Clarke County and numerous command and safety officer were dispatched for a reported structure fire in the Blue Ridge District of L...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Loudoun County Fire Engine Involved in Accident

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Just before 11:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 15th, Loudoun County Middleburg Engine 603 was involved in a single vehicle accident on Zulla Road in Fauquier County. Engine 603 was returning from a mutual aid emergency medical call in Fauquier County when the e...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 9, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 3, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Christmas Day Fire Displaces 8, Firefighters Deliver Christmas Presents to Children

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 27, 2018

For Immediate Release:Accidental Christmas Fire Destroys Family Home, Firefighters Ensure Children Receive Gifts

The Loudoun Cou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 13, 2018

For Immediate Release:Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

Leesburg, VA. - On Monday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

Just after 2:00 p.m. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

RapidSOS Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

The Loudoun County Emergency Communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

December 5, 2018

 

For Immediate Release:

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award 

 Tuesday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 5, 2018

2018 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Celebrated

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and RescueLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications ManagerLoudoun County Sheriff's OfficeKraig.Troxell@l...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649March 30, 2018

For Immediate Release:Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees       &am...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 9, 2018

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

March 9, 2018

For Immediate Release:

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

Sunday, March 11th,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Brower Named Virginia’s Career Fire Chief of the Year

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
February 27, 2018

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Fire-Rescue and Law Enforcement Training to be Conducted in Arcola

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and Rescueemail or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager Loudoun County Sheriff’s Officeemail or 703-771...Details...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
February 15, 2018

For Immediate Release:Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

Lovettsville, VA. – The Loudoun Cou...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

February 8, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

In the early morning hours of February 1st the Loudoun Coun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

February 6, 2018

For Immediate Release:  Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15&a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
January 29, 2018

For Immediate Release:Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
January 24, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials 

Leesburg, VA., ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 21, 2018

Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649January 21, 2018

For Immediate Release:Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

Leesburg, VA. - Just after midnight Sunday, January 21st...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Victim Identified in Lovettsville House Fire

 

For Additional Information: 

 

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

 

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

 

December 14, 2017

 

 

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office inv...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s remain on scene investiga...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 9, 2017

Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 9, 2017For Immediate Release:Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office ...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649December 8, 2017

For Immediate Release:Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

Are you and your family protected against Carbon Monoxide emergencies ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Put a Freeze On Winter Fires - Home Heating Safety

According to the United States Fire Administration, heating equipment is involved in one out of six reported home fires and is a leading cause of home fire deaths. Nearly half of home heating equipment fires are reported during the months of December, Jan...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Loudoun Fire and Rescue Chief Completes International Professional Designation Process

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
November 29, 2017

Leesburg, VA. –Assistant Chief Matthew Tobia of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System has successfully c...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2017 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Fire Fighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 70th Annual Toys for Tots Campaign, sponsored by the United Stated Marine Corps Reserve. “The departm...
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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 2, 2017

“Fall Back”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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On Sunday, November 5, 2017, we “fall back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time.  As we do, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke ala...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Public Safety Officials Offer Halloween Safety Tips

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and RescueLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov, 571-233-1649

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Kraig Troxell, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Sheriff’s Office   &nb...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 23, 2017

COAT DRIVE - Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Coat®

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649OrDanielle BrosanDanielle.Brosan@loudoun.govOctober 23, 2017

For Immediate Release:Loudoun County Fire Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

Sterling, VA. – The Loudoun County Fire Marshal...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

Hamilton, VA. – Yesterday&a...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 7, 2017

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649October 7, 2017

For Immediate Release:Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Do You Have a Home Escape Plan?

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLaura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649October 5, 2017

For Immediate Release:Every Second Counts! Do you and your family know what to do when the smoke alarm sounds?

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2017

October Fire Prevention Month Events

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

Laura.Rinehart@loudoun.gov or 571-233-1649

September 29, 2017

For Immediate Release: 

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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News & Announcements

Posted on: November 15, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers December 6

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host its second Loudoun Job Fair this fall on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Shenandoah Office Building, 102 Heritage Way NE, second floor, in Leesburg.  

The Loudoun Job Fa...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Loudoun Kicks Off Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County’s newly-established Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee kicked off its efforts to create a healthy, thriving, safe and inclusive community during an inaugural meeting November 14, 2019. The committee will implement Loudoun Coun...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Free Training on Fair Housing Offered in Loudoun November 19, 2019

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Loudoun County will sponsor a Fair Housing training Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., at the Elections and Voter Registration Office, 750 Miller Drive, SE, Suite C, in Leesburg. The training may be of particular interest to developers, builder...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter Opens November 15

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The Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter will open Friday, November 15, 2019, for adults in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleeping environment, will be open 8:00 p.m...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Loudoun Nonprofit Grant Funding Application Available November 13, 2019

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Loudoun County’s grant application process for human service nonprofit organizations kicks off Wednesday, November 13, 2019, with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 2021) Human Service Nonprofit Grant Application at loudoun.gov/NonProfitGra...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Training on Reversing Opioid Overdoses November 21

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! session is scheduled for Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the offices of the Loudoun County Department of Mental Hea...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 16, 2019

County Launches Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan Process with October 30 Open House

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Loudoun County will host an open house to kick off the Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan process. The open house will be held at the Eastern Loudoun Service Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle, Sterling, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

In ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Loudoun County Offers HOPE Cards to Domestic Violence Victims

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Loudoun County has joined with more than a dozen jurisdictions in Virginia in offering the HOPE card to victims of domestic and sexual violence who have obtained long-term protective orders.  

The laminated wallet-sized HOPE card provides the esse...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Loudoun County Health Department Offers Free Flu Shots October 26 in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Health Department will offer free flu shots at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street, Sterling, Saturday, October 26, 2019, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Free flu shots will be offered to anyone 9 years and older on a first-com...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers October 10

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host the Loudoun Job Fair on Thursday, October 10, 2019, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle in Sterling. 

The Loudoun Job Fair will feature local e...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Census Jobs Recruitment Sessions in October

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a series of information sessions with the U.S. Census Bureau in October to recruit for and fill U.S. census enumerator positions. 

Hundreds of U.S. census enumerator positions are needed in local Lo...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Loudoun’s Efforts to Fight Domestic Violence Boosted by Federal Grant

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Loudoun County has received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to strengthen the county’s current coordinated community response to domestic violence. Loudoun County applied for the grant in collaboration with the Leesburg Poli...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Loudoun County Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 7, 2019

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A free 12-week program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services will help fathers develop skills they can use to be more involved in their children’s lives. 

Area fathers are invited to register for the National Fath...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Loudoun County Celebrates Opening of Affordable Housing Community

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Loudoun County officials joined with community partners on Thursday, September 12, 2019, to celebrate the opening of the Stone Springs Apartments complex in Sterling, a property that will provide affordable housing for 128 families in eastern Loudoun.

Fina...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Workforce Resource Center Invites Job Seekers to Open House September 19, 2019

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Loudoun County’s celebration of Workforce Development Month continues with special events hosted by the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center throughout September. 

Among the many events scheduled is a Job Seeker Open House at the Workforce ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Loudoun Seeks Members for New Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County is now accepting applications from individuals interested in serving on the newly created Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee.

The committee will implement the strategies outlined in the Human Services Strategic P...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Commuting Workshop September 4

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Interested in expanding your job search, but are unsure about commuting to various locations throughout the region?  Register now for the Carpooling, Trip Planning Services & Commuter Incentives workshop Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 10:...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Information Session on Senior Employment Program in Loudoun Set for August 29, 2019

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host an information session on the Senior Community Services Employment Program Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the center, 102 Heritage Way NE (first floor), Leesburg.The program is de...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Assistance During Workforce Development Month

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During September -- Workforce Development Month -- the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special events and workshops at no cost for job seekers and employers. Registration is required where noted. 

Open House

Stop by the Open House at...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Health Alert: Potential Hepatitis A Exposure at Local Restaurant

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An employee at Señor Ramon at 22455 Davis Drive in Sterling, Virginia, has been diagnosed with hepatitis A. As a result, persons eating at this restaurant from July 10, 2019 through July 26, 2019 may have been exposed to hepatitis A.  Management ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for:

  • Thursday, August 22, 2019
  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
  • Thursday, October 24, 2019

All classes will be held f...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 17, 2019

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

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The National Weather Service says dangerous heat and humidity are likely Friday through Sunday across Loudoun and the region. It’s possible that the heat index, a measure of how hot it really feels, will reach as high as 110 degrees during the a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Unveiled

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Loudoun County, in partnership with local nonprofit organizations, has developed the county’s first, community-wide Human Services Strategic Plan. The plan provides a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the c...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Loudoun Homeless Services Center Reopens

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After an extensive renovation, which prompted a temporary relocation of services, the Loudoun County Homeless Services Center has reopened and is providing all of its normal services at the facility located at 19520 Meadowview Court in Leesburg. ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Complete Count Committee: SCOTUS Decision on 2020 Census a Step Forward

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The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an opinion that blocks a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census questionnaire, which the Loudoun County Complete Count Committee (LC-CCC) had perceived as a barrier to its efforts to make sure that everyone living i...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service to the community. 

Loudoun County’s foster parents were lauded by the Department of Family Services at a recognition event last week. The foster care program is c...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

When the National Weather Service issues ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Loudoun Lyme Disease Commission Presents Update on Tick-Borne Disease Report

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The Loudoun Lyme Disease Commission invites members of the medical community and the general public to attend a presentation on the findings of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Tick-Borne Disease Working Group. The event is schedule...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for: 

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Thursday, June 27, 2019
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 

All classes will ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Holds 'Job Search in the Digital Age' Workshop

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center invites the community to attend a Job Search in the Digital Age workshop with AARP Community Ambassador Katherine Ponds. The workshop will be held at Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road NW, Leesburg, Thursday, May 23...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 9, 2019

County Provides Information about Resources for Residents Affected by Leesburg Walmart Relocation

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The Loudoun County government is reaching out to members of the community who will be impacted by the closing of the Walmart store on Edwards Ferry Road in Leesburg, which is expected to occur on May 21, 2019. A new Walmart store is opening May 22, 2019, ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Homelessness Declines in Region, Increases Slightly in Loudoun

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According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington report, the number of persons experiencing homelessness in the region is the lowest it has been in 18 years. The number of persons experiencing homele...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Adult Mental Health First Aid Class June 24 and 25, 2019

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services offers free Adult Mental Health First Aid classes, which introduce participants to common risk factors and warning signs of mental illness, including anxiety, depre...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Loudoun Mental Health First Aid Class

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The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services offers free Youth Mental Health First Aid classes, which are designed for adults who interact with young people. The class reviews the unique risk factors and warni...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Employer Resources Expo for Local Businesses May 22

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will offer a free Employer Resource Expo for local businesses to learn about resources and services available to support all stages of business growth. The event will showcase more than 20 vendors who offer services f...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Loudoun County Opens Temporary Overnight Drop-In Center

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Loudoun County is operating an overnight drop-in center for people to take care of their basic daily needs, including meals, access to shower and laundry facilities, and other resources. 

The drop-in services will be provided temporarily at the St...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 12, 2019

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

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The Loudoun County Department of Family Services (DFS) has partnered with SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) to plant a pinwheel prevention garden outside the Shenandoah Building in Leesburg. The pinwheel is the national symbol for child abuse prevention.&nb...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Loudoun County Offers Homebuyer Assistance Programs

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

Down Payment/Closing Costs Assistance Program 

The Down Payment/Closing Costs Assistance Pro...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Loudoun’s Multicultural Advisory Committee Hosts More Community Conversations on Race Relations

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The Loudoun County Government’s Multicultural Advisory Committee is again hosting community discussions designed to explore racial biases. The events are scheduled for Friday, April 26, and Saturday, April 27, 2019. The events are free and open to the pub...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Loudoun Homeowners: You May Qualify for County’s Home Improvement Programs

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Loudoun County has home improvement and repair programs designed to rehabilitate existing housing. The programs include:

Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP): The LCHIP program is available countywide to low-to-moderate-income homeowners who wan...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Loudoun County Partners with Public Schools in Teen Mental Health Pilot Program

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The Loudoun County government is partnering with Loudoun County Public Schools in a national pilot program designed to promote mental health wellness in teens. 

The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services and Freedo...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Loudoun County Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins April 22, 2019

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A free 12-week program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services will help fathers develop skills they can use to be more involved in their children’s lives. 

Area fathers are invited to register for the National Fath...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Seats Available in Upcoming Mental Health First Aid Classes

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Anyone interested in having a better understanding of mental illness and how to help those experiencing a mental health challenge is encouraged to attend an upcoming Mental Health First Aid class offered by the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Loudoun County Kicks Off Efforts for a Complete Count in 2020 Census

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The Loudoun County Complete Count Committee kicked off local efforts to help make sure everyone living in Loudoun is counted in the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census during an inaugural meeting Monday, April 1, 2019.

The Board of Supervisors established the local ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Loudoun County Opens Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center

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To better serve residents of eastern Loudoun County, the county’s Department of Family Services has opened a new Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center in Sterling.

The center, located at 21641 Ridgetop Circle, is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Loudoun County, Nonprofit Partners Sponsoring Community Meetings for Human Services Strategic Plan

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Members of the public are encouraged to attend one of several upcoming meetings aimed at developing a human services strategic plan for Loudoun County, which will provide a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the count...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Loudoun Sponsors Upcoming Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses

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Loudoun County continues to host training sessions on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. The next Revive! sessions are scheduled for: 

  • Thursday, February 28, 2019
  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019

All classe...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Draft Community Development Block Grant Action Plan is Online

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The draft Loudoun County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 2019 to 2020 Annual Action Plan is available for public comment. The plan includes proposed CDBG housing and community development projects which address a broad range of needs for low-to-m...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Loudoun County and Nonprofit Partners Seek Public Input for Human Services Strategic Plan

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Loudoun County is partnering with local nonprofit organizations to develop a five-year human services strategic plan for the county, which will provide a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the human service needs of L...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station February 18, 2019

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Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station at the Sterling Community Center on Monday, February 18, 2019. 

Adults ages 18 and older who need shelter from the elements on Monday are encouraged to come to the Sterling Community Center, ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to Host Temporary Employment Job Fair February 25

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Staffing and Temporary Employment Job Fair Monday, February 25, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way NE in Leesburg. 

Agencies attendin...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Panel Discussion on Homelessness February 26

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Loudoun County is sponsoring a Community Conversation on Homelessness Tuesday, February 26, 2019, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., at the Loudoun County Voter Registration Office, 750 Miller Drive in Leesburg 20175.

The free event will feature a panel presentation...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station January 30 and 31, 2019

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With very cold temperatures in the forecast, Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station Wednesday, January 30, 2019, and Thursday, January 31, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 16450 Meadowview Court in Leesburg. 

Adults ages 18 a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 15, 2019

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

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness on the night of Wednesday, January 23, 2019.

The Point-in-Time Count, which is conducted lo...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Loudoun County Offers Resources to Federal Workers

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As the federal government shutdown continues, Loudoun County continues to take steps to assist federal workers and their families who have been negatively impacted by the shutdown. The assistance covers a wide range of services, including:

  • Financial Assist...
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Loudoun County to Operate Warming Station January 21, 2019

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With bitterly cold temperatures in the forecast, Loudoun County is planning to operate a warming station at the Sterling Community Center on Monday, January 21, 2019. 

Adults ages 18 and older who need shelter from the elements on Monday is encour...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Loudoun Nonprofit Grant Funding Application Available December 3, 2018

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Loudoun County’s grant application process for human service nonprofit organizations kicks off Monday, December 3, 2018, with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020) Human Service Nonprofit Grant Application at www.loudoun.gov/NonProfitGrants.

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Health & Human Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 18, 2019

WebTrac is Back Online November 18

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WebTrac is operational again Monday, November 18, following a temporary shutdown during the database cloud migration and testing. Transactions, including registrations and payments, have resumed. Issues with credit card payments that occurred this morning...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Experience "MooreCon" Saturday, Nov 2!

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Experience all things comic, super hero, video gaming and pop culture at  Loudoun's first "MooreCon" event Saturday, November 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Compete in a trivia contest, video game tournament, cosplay contest and more! MooreC...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: November 1, 2019

County Area Agency on Aging Receives Resolution of Recognition

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For his final legislative session in 2019, Senator Richard Black, District 13 VA, identified the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging as particularly deserving of special recognition because of its important mission and vital role in the community. Senator...

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News release... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Still Looking for Something Spooktacular this Halloween?

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You'll find Halloween and more fun, fall events for the whole family in the 2019 PRCS 2019 Fall Activity Guide! Find details on page 77-78 of the fall guide or in the online PRCS event calendar.  

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More info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Teen Performers Needed for Loudoun's Battle of Bands

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Over $900 in prizes will be awarded to the top three winners of Loudoun’s Battle of the Bands. The annual competition is open to the county’s middle and high school students, including soloists, ensembles, bands and DJ/Electronic Music artists. Performers...

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Entry form & more info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: October 7, 2019

New! Fall Caregiver Education Series

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce its new fall Caregiver Education Series beginning October 29. The free series for anyone providing care and support to a loved one includes legal planning and a virtual dementia tour. ...

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For complete details... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Loudoun County International Festival Oct. 13 in Leesburg

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Loudoun County’s 2019 International Festival will highlight music, food, dance and traditions of Japan, Central America, India, Ireland, China, South America, the Middle East and more. The celebration of cultural diversity in Loudoun and the reg...

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Festival video and info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Location Change for County Meeting on Ashburn Recreation & Community Center Project

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The location of the upcoming Loudoun County public information meeting about the new Ashburn Recreation and Community Center has been changed to the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration Building, 21000 Education Court in Ashburn. The meeting will ...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Franklin Park Tennis Courts to be Replaced

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced plans to replace the tennis courts at Franklin Park in Purcellville. The courts will be closed to the public beginning mid-October 2019. The project, which includes a ...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Parade September 14 to Celebrate Loudoun South Little Leaguers

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to join in a celebration of the Loudoun South Little League team, the first team from Virginia in 25 years to go to the Little League World Series. The celebration will begin with a parade starting at 1:00 p...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 5, 2019

Loudoun Breaks Ground for Ashburn Senior Center

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Loudoun County is celebrating the start of construction for the Ashburn Senior Center. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County government staff, members of the project team and community members for t...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: September 5, 2019

Largest Bob Ross Exhibit on East Coast Opening in Loudoun

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia hosted a preview of “Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings” for media Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. The show represents the first time the artist’s collection wi...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Volunteers Needed to Deliver Meals to Homebound Seniors

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If you can give just two hours of your time on a weekly or monthly basis, you can make a difference in the lives of Loudoun’s homebound seniors. The Home Delivered Meals Program (HDM), administered by the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, the...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: August 17, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts: "Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings"

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia, is pleased to announce the first exhibit of original Bob Ross paintings on the East Coast. With a total of 24 paintings, the exhibit runs Sept. 10 to Oct. 15, 2019. Hours are 9...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Public Invited to Ribbon Cutting for Loudoun United Soccer Stadium August 3, 2019

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will join with officials of Loudoun United FC and members of the community for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the soccer team’s new home at Segra Field on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at Philip A....

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Lunar Landing

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville will mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing with an exhibition, two theater programs and planetarium events. At 4:18 p.m. EDT July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 Lunar Module touch...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Professional Opportunities in After-School Care

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Do you enjoy working with children? Do you like earning money? Why not do both? Join the PRCS team of dedicated professionals who provide after-school enrichment activities for children in grades K-5 You can find CASA position descriptions and online appl...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Ground is Broken for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park was held Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Arcola. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County gover...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: June 26, 2019

County Offers Discount for Active Duty & Retired Military and First Responders

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Effective July 1, 2019, the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services will provide membership and pass discounts to active duty and retired members of the military and first responders. The 15-percent discount will apply to ann...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Without Power? Cool off at a Loudoun County Facility

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Loudoun County reminds residents in western Loudoun communities who are experiencing power outages that several county-operated facilities are open until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, providing an air-conditioned place to escape today’s heat.&nb...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: June 24, 2019

Loudoun County to Hold Groundbreaking for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park June 29, 2019

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the park site on Evergreen Mills Road in Arcola. Signs will be p...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: April 16, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Public Information Meeting on Bles Park Improvements

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Loudoun County residents are invited to attend a public meeting to learn about planned improvements to Bles Park, Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at George Washington University’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus, Exploration Hall, 20101 Aca...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: November 27, 2018

Loudoun County Parks and Recreation Awarded by Industry Society

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) was recognized by the Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS) at its 63rd annual conference Nov. 3-6, 2018 in Glen Allen. The department received awards in the categories...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Next Loudoun Household Hazardous Waste Event is November 16 in Sterling

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The final Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event of 2019 will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019, at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. The next event will occur in March 2020. 

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Loudoun County Recycling Center in Hillsboro Closing

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The Loudoun County drop-off recycling center in Hillsboro will close by January 1, 2020.

The current recycling center at the Hillsboro Charter Academy will be removed by the first of the year. Residents of the area are encouraged to begin using the Central...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Board of Supervisors Proclaims November 15, 2019, America Recycles Day in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed November 15, 2019, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County. America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle. The Board’s proclamation calls u...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Loudoun County Helps Make Recycling Easy for Your Special Event

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Whether you’re preparing for a cook out, pool party, sporting event or community festival, Loudoun County can help with your recycling needs. Loudoun offers portable outdoor recycling bins on loan for local residents, businesses, homeowner associations, e...

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Recycling and Waste Disposal

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 18, 2019

LCSO and Cole’s Closet Kick-Off Annual Toy Drive

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Loudoun County, VA (November 18, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has once again partnered with Cole’s Closet, a non-profit organization, to help donate toys to fill “closet...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 16, 2019

LCSO Investigates Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (November 16, 2019): The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash that occurred early Saturday morning in Ashburn.

The crash occurred around 1:49 a.m. when the vehicle, a 2007 Toyota Scion, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Maryland Man Sentenced in Series of 7-11 Robberies

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Loudoun County, VA (November 13, 2019) – A Maryland man was sentenced to 18 years and 8 months in the Virginia Department of Corrections in connection with a series of armed robberies targeting 7-Eleven convenience...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 9, 2019

LCSO Deputy Graduates from Forensic Science Academy Today

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Loudoun County, VA (November 8, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is honored to announce that Deputy First Class Brian Degear graduated from the 99th Session of The V...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 8, 2019

LCSO Graduates Patrol Supervisor, Corrections Supervisor, and First-Ever Civilian Employee from PELs

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Sheriff Chapman Addresses Proposal to Change Loudoun County’s Form of Government

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Loudoun County, VA (November 7, 2019)- Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman responded yesterday to a proposal by Chair Randall to change Loudoun County’s form of government and implement a police department in the county. 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 5, 2019

LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

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LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

 Loudoun County, VA (November 5, 2019) – This week School Resourc...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Residents Encouraged to Attend Upcoming Quarterly Meetings held by the LCSO

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           Loudoun County, VA (November 5, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold public safety meetings at each of the agency&rsqu...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 4, 2019

MWCOG Report: Loudoun Crime Rate Remains Lowest in Northern Virginia

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Serious Crime Rate Dropped 32% in Loudoun between 2012 and 2018 

Loudoun County, VA (November 4, 2019)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virg...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 3, 2019

LCSO & LCPS to Hold Series of Technology Safety & Vaping Forums

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Loudoun County, VA (November 3, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Public Schools’ Student Assistance Services will continue a series of forums for parents on Technology Safety and Vaping Awareness...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 1, 2019

LCSO Deputies Join No-Shave November to Raise Cancer Awareness

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 Loudoun County, VA (November 1, 2019) – For the third year in a row, members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will be putting down their razors and growing out their beards for No-Shave No...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 28, 2019

LCSO First in Commonwealth to Hold Advanced Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA (October 28, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) held the first-ever three-day Advanced Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) in the Commonwealth of Virginia last week. 

CIT is designed to protect...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 24, 2019

LCSO Offers Driving Safety Tips During National Teen Driver Safety Week

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Loudoun County, VA (October 24, 2019): This week marks National Teen Driver Safety Week and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is reminding young drivers to never drive distracted. 
In the United States, car crashes are the lea...
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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in October 13 Robbery in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect in an assault and robbery that occurred last week in Sterling. 

The victim reported he was walking in the 200 block of Fletcher Road around 10 p.m. on October 13 when...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Loudoun County Law Enforcement Partner with DEA for Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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October 18, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, the Town of Leesburg Police Department, and the Town of Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enf...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 17, 2019

LCSO to Reach out to Residents & Businesses to Warn of Money Card Scams

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October 17, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- As scammers are increasingly fraudulently obtaining money from victims through money cards, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reaching out to residents and local busin...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 11, 2019

LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton

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October 11, 2019

 LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton 

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported indecent exposure in the Brambleton ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Grab the Popcorn: LCSO Returns to a Theater Near You

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Loudoun County, VA – Grab the popcorn! The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) returned to the movies this month for a multiple week recruitment outreach campaign.

The campaign will run a 30-second ad in theaters in Northern Virginia...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 28, 2019

LCSO Reaches Another Milestone in Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reached another milestone this week graduating its 40th session of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) on Friday. CIT helps prepare law enforcement officers, on patrol and in the Adult Deten...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Teenager Charged in Indecent Exposure Series on W&OD Trail

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September 27, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn teenager faces charges in connection with a series of indecent exposure cases along the Washington and Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail.

The juvenile was identi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Five Suspects Arrested After Gang-Related Assault in Sterling

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Loudoun Residents Invited to Have Coffee with LCSO

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September 23, 2019

             

Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will h...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Missing-Endangered Chantilly Woman Found Safe

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Loudoun County, VA – The missing-endangered Chantilly woman who was reported missing earlier today has been located in Herndon by the Fairfax County Police Department.

Kristen Catedral, 25, has been returned home and is safe.

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Safe2Talk App Offers Loudoun Students a New Way to Report Safety Concerns

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Loudoun County, VA- As the safety of our children is a top priority, this year the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in coordination with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) introduced the Safe2Talk app to allow anonymous reporting of issu...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 16, 2019

New Technology, Programs Enhance Opportunities at Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to enhance opportunities for inmates at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) to help continue to reduce recidivism which has decreased 10...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Suspect Arrested After Burglary at Park View High School

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September 16, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- A Sterling man is in custody after he forcibly entered Park View High School shortly before 2:30 a.m. Monday.  No one was inside the school at the time of the incident.

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Suspect Arrested in Sterling Attempted Robbery, Joint LCSO & Leesburg Police Investigation Continues

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Loudoun County, VA- A suspect is in custody and charged in connection with the attempted robbery of a Sterling gas station Friday afternoon. The Town of Leesburg Police Department continues to investigate if the suspect is connected to an attempted...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LCSO Deputy, Traffic Safety Efforts Recognized at Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Conference

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was honored to be recognized for two of the highest awards at the 86th Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Conference on Thursday.

Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted th...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Widespread Threats Towards Loudoun Schools on Social Media Determined to Be Non-Credible

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has concluded our investigation into rumored threats on social media towards Loudoun Schools. The information posted on social media was determined to be non-credible and there was no threat to any L...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Sheriff Addresses Suicide Prevention in Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA – As law enforcement agencies and other first responders confront a nationwide rise in suicides, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to further assist deputies with the emotional and mental stress they face on...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 29, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketches of Suspects in W&OD Trail Robbery

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August 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released composite sketches of two suspects in the August 24 armed robbery of a bicyclist on the Washington and Old Dominion Tra...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LCSO Investigating Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Waxpool Road

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in the area of Waxpool Road east of Ashburn Village Boulevard.

Waxpool Road remains closed in both directions between Ashburn ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 25, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

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August 25, 2019

 

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a bicycle rider on the Washington an...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Fairfax Juvenile Detention Officer Charged with Sex Offenses Against a Minor

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Loudoun County, VA – A juvenile detention officer in Fairfax County has been arrested on four felony sex offenses after an investigation conducted by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. 

Clifton Townsend, Jr., 60, of Leesburg, was taken into cust...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 20, 2019

LCSO to Conduct Back to School Enforcement Campaign, Offers Tips for Students & Parents

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Loudoun County, VA- As Summer break comes to a close Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is asking drivers to watch for children walking to and from school as they may forget to watch for you. 

Over the next few weeks, Loudoun County Sheriff&r...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 12, 2019

LCSO Seeks Additional Victims of a Contracting Fraud

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August 12, 2019

LCSO Seeks Additional Victims of a Contracting Fraud

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking potential additional victims after conducting a contractor fraud inve...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 11, 2019

LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

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August 11, 2019 

LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

Loudoun County, VA – An Ohio man is in custody after being involved in an attempted robbery where a bystander discharged several rou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Five Deputies Graduate from Virginia D.A.R.E. Officer Training School

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Loudoun County, VA – Five members of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Youth Services Section successfully graduated from the Virginia Drug Abuse and Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Associations D.A.R.E. Officer ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Two Women Charged With Distribution of a Controlled Substance into Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA – Two women have been charged with distribution of a controlled substance into the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center at the beginning of July 2019.

Stephanie A. Balcazar, 28, of Sterling and Bryanna A. Hunter, 26, of Washington, DC, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Springfield Man Charged with Attempted Murder after Shooting at Occupied Sterling Home

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July 25, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – A Springfield man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting incident this morning in Sterling.

Mike Truong, 22, was charged with attempted murder, two counts of shooti...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Burglary of Home in Ashburn

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July 10, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to identify a suspect in a July 6 burglary of an Ashburn home and detectives are seeking potential home security surveillance v...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 5, 2019

Ashburn Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

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July 5, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after a single-vehicle crash Thursday night that took the life of a passenger in his vehicle. 

Cameron T. Prince, 30, of A...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Hamilton Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Charged After Inappropriate Relationship with a Juvenile

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July 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- A volunteer with the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) was charged today after an investigation determined he engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile he...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 2, 2019

LCSO Deputy Named 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year

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July 2, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is honored to announce that Deputy First Class Colin Whittington has been named the 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year. 

DFC Whittington will ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 19, 2019

LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 140 Session of NVCJTA

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Loudoun County, VA - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed their largest recruit class in the history of the agency today during the 140th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). The new deput...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 18, 2019

LCSO Holds 12th Community Resource Fair, Sees Continued Decrease in Recidivism

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 12th community resource fair today for Loudoun inmates housed at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

The event was hosted by the Loudoun Re-Entry Advisory Council and the Loudoun Co...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Three Charged with Cocaine Distribution in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County, VA – Two men and one woman are in custody after a nearly four-month-long investigation by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office into the sale of narcotics and a firearm in Loudoun County.

Members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Offic...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 16, 2019

LCSO Seeks Whereabouts of Ashburn Teenager

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June 16, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a missing-endangered Ashburn teenager who was last seen Saturday night at her residence in Ashburn.&a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery at Royal Farms in Chantilly

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store located on Lizzio Center Drive early Tuesday morning.

Around 4 a.m. June 11, the unknown suspect entered the Royal Farms in Chantilly, brandish...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Suspect in Sexual Assault Apprehended in New York

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Suspect in Sexual Assault Apprehended in New York

Loudoun County, VA – A Manassas man was arrested in New York Thursday night for the May 10, 2019, sexual assault of an adult female at a residence in the area of Maison Carree Square in Loudoun Cou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 4, 2019

LCSO Seeks Whereabouts of Lovettsville Teenager

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to seek the whereabouts of a teenage, female who left the area on her own accord. 

Camilla M. Morris, 17, of Lovettsville was last seen on May 2 near Leesburg. She is poss...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 3, 2019

LCSO Seeks Whereabouts of Ashburn Teenager

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continue to seek the whereabouts of a teenage, male who left the area on his own accord.

Didier J. Rosales-Flores, 17, of Ashburn was last seen on February 18. He is described as ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 3, 2019

LCSO Investigating Crash Involving a Bicyclist and a Vehicle

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking possible witnesses to a crash involving a vehicle and a bicyclist.

LCSO Deputies responded to the area of Sycolin Road between Shreve Mill Road and the Leesburg Park and Ride for a crash b...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Sugarland Elementary School Teacher Charged with Simple Assault

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Loudoun County, VA – A teacher with Loudoun County Public Schools was arrested today after an investigation determined he had inappropriate contact with a student at Sugarland Elementary School. 

Robert A. Skiffington, 64, of Centreville, is a sec...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Loudoun Adult Detention Center Again Receives 100% Compliance

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 Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center received 100% compliance after an unannounced inspection of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Life, Health and Safety standards.

The facility and its employees achie...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in Peeping Incident at Claude Moore Recreation Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect who entered a women’s locker room in the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center and was seen looking into a shower stall occupied by a juvenile fema...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 17, 2019

LCSO Warns Residents of Telephone Scam Impersonating Local Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports this week of residents receiving phone calls where the caller is impersonating a law enforcement official and asking for money to pay a fine or clear an arrest ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 2, 2019

UPDATE: Second Suspect in April 7-Eleven Robbery Arrested

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Loudoun County, VA- A second suspect in the robbery last month of a Sterling 7-Eleven was arrested on May 10.

Abdul R. Abid, 25, of Herndon was taken into custody Friday evening as part of the ongoing investigation. Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Suspect Apprehended in Regal Center Carjacking

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Loudoun County, VA- The suspect in a Wednesday afternoon carjacking in Sterling was quickly apprehended by deputies with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in the area of Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50.

The incident began in the park...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Maryland Man Drowns in Work-Related Accident at Goose Creek Reservoir

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Loudoun County, VA- A Maryland man lost his life this morning after he was swept away by moving water while removing debris from the dam at the Goose Creek Reservoir in Ashburn.

The victim, whose name has not been released at this time, was working for a c...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 6, 2019

May Marks Mental Health Awareness Month, LCSO Continues to Expand CIT Program

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Loudoun County, VA- May is Mental Health Awareness Month and as mental health professionals work to provide support and educate the public, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to work to increase the number of deputies trained in crisi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 27, 2019

LCSO to Meet the Avengers this Weekend

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April 27. 2019

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will meet the Avengers and other summer blockbusters at a theater near you. A multiple week recruitment outreach campaign began Friday in...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Three from LCSO Recognized at VSI Certification Program

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Loudoun County, VA- Three members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized today at the Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute (VSI) Certification Program. 

The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 25, 2019

LCSO Seeks Identities of Two Suspects in Series of Larcenies from Vehicles

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to identify two suspects believed to be involved in a series of larcenies from vehicles in the Belmont communities of Ashburn.

Detectives toda...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 28, 2019

-UPDATE- Lovettsville Man Arrested in Unlawful Filming Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA – A Lovettsville man has been charged in connection with an unlawful filming investigation at a medical building in Lansdowne last month.

Jessie O. Scobie, 31, was identified through the course of the investigation conducted by the Loudo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 19, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Townhome in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at Sterling townhouse early Friday morning. 

Deputies responded to the 45500 block of Grand Central Square around 1:50 a.m. on April 19, wh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in N. Duke Drive Sexual Assault Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home and detectives today released a composite sketch of the suspect in the case.

The victim reported on April 9 that an unkn...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 14, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at Rio Cantina Nightclub

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred inside a Sterling nightclub and lounge early Sunday morning.

The adult female victim reported that around 1:30 a.m. Sunday an unknown male grab...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2019

18 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2019 Valor Awards Ceremony

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Loudoun County, VA- Eighteen members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Friday at the 2019 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virginia. This year’s a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in Brambleton Indecent Exposure

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect involved in an indecent exposure case in the Brambleton area on Monday. 

The teenaged victim was in the north parking garage of the Brambleton Pla...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at N. Duke Drive Home

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home in the 120 block of N. Duke Drive.

LCSO Deputies were called to the home shortly before midnight on April 9 where an adult femal...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 7, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Apartment Complex in Ashburn

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April 7, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at an Ashburn apartment building Saturday night. 

Deputies responded to the 21800 block of Blos...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 3, 2019

As Loudoun Recognizes Telecommunicators, Universal Call Taker Program Moves Forward

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April 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Last night the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution in recognition of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which will be celebrated later this month acknowledging the great...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Two DC Men Face Felony Charges After Breaking into AT&T Store

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March 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have arrested two Washington, DC men in connection with an auto theft and commercial burglary in Ashburn.

 On March 21, 2019, at a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Captain DeLitta Graduates from 275th Session of National FBI Academy

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March 15, 2019    

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain TJ DeLitta has graduated from the 275th session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, V...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Two Men Face Felony Charges After Attempting to Retrieve Package of Marijuana

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Loudoun County, VA- Two Annandale men are in custody and seven pounds of marijuana were recovered after a joint investigation between the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS).

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 8, 2019

LCSO D.A.R.E. Program Receives Legacy Award

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was honored to be recognized today for a program that has been a fixture in Loudoun’s schools for over three decades. 

Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted the Legacy Award for the ag...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 7, 2019

LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated two members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 44th session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS).&a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Assault on LCSO School Resource Officer at Dominion High School

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Loudoun County, VA – A Dominion High School student is in custody after he assaulted a Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer Thursday afternoon. 

The incident occurred shortly after 1 p.m. when a member of the...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 26, 2019

LCSO Investigating Potential Skimming Devices at Gas Station in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is advising residents who purchased gas at the Exxon on Flagstaff Plaza in Ashburn to monitor their credit cards after two skimming devices were located on two gas pumps.

The two devices were l...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Loudoun Sheriff Elected Vice President of Homeland Security for MCSA

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Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman was named Vice President of Homeland Security for the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA), a professional law enforcement association comprised of almost 100 sheriff agencies in the na...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 9, 2019

9th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 2018 Awards and Recognition Ceremony Friday, February 8, 2019, to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the community.

This year’s aw...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 8, 2019

LCSO Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Firearms Training Center

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Loudoun County, VA – A groundbreaking ceremony was held today for the new Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Firearms Training Center located off of Shreve Mill Road near Leesburg.    

The new firearms training center will replace the curren...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Traffic Stop Uncovers Four Pounds of Marijuana, Two Men Arrested

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Loudoun County, Va.-Two men were arrested early Sunday morning after a traffic stop uncovered a large amount of marijuana, THC oil and cash. 

The traffic stop was initiated shortly after 2 a.m. on January 27, after a Loudoun County Sheriff&rsq...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 21, 2019

Reston Man Charged with Attempted Capital Murder of a LCSO Deputy

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Loudoun County, VA – A Virginia man has been charged with attempted capital murder in relation to the shooting incident which occurred on January 17, 2019, in Paeonian Springs.

On January 17th, deputies from the Loudoun County Sheriff&am...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Update on Shots Fired in Paeonian Springs

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Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

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Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 11, 2019

LCSO Seeks Whereabouts of Ashburn Teenager

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding the whereabouts of an Ashburn juvenile who is believed to be with her boyfriend.

Fatima Y. Velez, 17, of Ashburn, was last seen on December 30, 2018, in the area of Columbia Pla...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Driver Charged in Fatal Crash Involving Runner on Morrisonville Road

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Loudoun County- A Loudoun woman lost her life this morning after she was struck and killed by a drunk driver on Morrisonville Road near Mountain Road outside of Lovettsville. 

 The victim, whose name has not been released pending notifica...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 20, 2018

LCSO Seeks the Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in an Assault

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December 20, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Loudoun Firefighter Charged with Narcotics Possession & Petit Larceny

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December 19, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 20, 2018

LCSO Welcomes 14 New Recruits from 139th Session of NVCJTA

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Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

 

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 6, 2018

LCSO Thanks Loudoun Community for Helping Raise Over $22,000 for Cancer Research and Prevention

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December 6, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.g...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Know the Law: Firearms Safety in Loudoun County

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December 5, 2018

Contact: Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Loudoun County, VA- As Loudoun County officials continue to review local ordinances and state law regar...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 4, 2018

LCSO Recognized for Model Government Program by Virginia Association of Counties

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December 4, 2018

Contact:

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) pr...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Correctional Deputies Take High Honors from Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy Session #3

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November 16, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun....

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 16, 2018

LCSO Graduates Three from Professional Executive Leadership School

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November 16, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 15, 2018

LCPS Employee Charged with Unlawful Filming of Students at Woodgrove High School

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2018 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 22, 2018

After Recent Incidents, Sheriff Chapman Discusses Firearms Safety in Loudoun

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October 22, 2018

Contact: Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 5, 2018

LCSO Sees 31% Decrease in Thefts from Vehicles, Lauds Residents for Following #9PMRoutine

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September 5, 2018

Contact:

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) saw a 31% decrease in larcenies from veh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 29, 2018

LCSO School Resource Officer Unit Receives Model Agency of the Year Award

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May 29, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Seven from LCSO Recognized at Inaugural Class of VSI Certification Program

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April 27, 2018

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 8, 2017

LCSO Crisis Intervention Team Exceeds Goal, 100% of Patrol Deputies Trained

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December 8, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

    

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 6, 2017

LCSO Issues Warning After Deadly Synthetic Opioid Found in Loudoun

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December 6, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

    

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 15, 2017

LCSO First in Commonwealth to Utilize Drone in Project Lifesaver Program

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September 15, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 27, 2017

Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman Named 2017 DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year

D.A.R.E. America, and the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Washington, DC Division are pleased to announce that Loudoun County Sheriff Michael L. Chapman has been selected as the 2017 DEA/D.A.R.E. Law Enforcement Executive of the Year.

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Posted on: May 21, 2017

LCSO Reminds Residents to Lock Vehicles, Remove Valuables after Rash of Thefts in Dulles South Area

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 21, 2017 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov     Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625&n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 27, 2017

28 Deputies Among Those Recognized at 32nd Valor Awards Ceremony

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April 20, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 22, 2017

LCSO Investigating Fatal Crash on Route 15

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March 22, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Captain Chris Hines Graduates from 267th Session of National FBI Academy

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March 19, 2017

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 8, 2017

LCSO Presented with Reaccreditation, Called ‘Model Agency’ in State

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March 8, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

Loudoun County, V...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 3, 2017

LCSO Seeks Public Assistance in Identifying Robbery Suspect

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March 3, 2017

 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov &n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Missing South Riding Teen was Located Safe & Sound

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February 18, 2017

Contact:Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.govAlex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov   

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 17, 2017

Chantilly Teenager Charged with Unlawfully Filming Fellow Classmates

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February 17, 2017

 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov  &a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 20, 2017

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in Residential Burglary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

January 20, 2017

 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov &am...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 19, 2017

LCSO Deputy Charged with Assault in Maryland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

January 19, 2017

Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov  &am...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 5, 2017

LCSO Arrests Suspect in Robbery in Ashburn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

January 5, 2017

 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov 

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov &...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 5, 2017

LCSO Awarded Reaccreditation by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

January 5, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 21, 2016

LCSO Welcomes 12 New Recruits at 135th Session of NVCJTA

New Recruits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 21, 2016

Contact:

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

kraig.troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 12, 2016

Missing Ashburn Teenager Located Safe & Sound

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 15, 2016Contact:Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.govAlex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 7, 2016

Missing Leesburg Teenager Found Safe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

December 16, 2016

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 30, 2016

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Robbery Suspects

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

November 30, 2016

Contact:

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

 

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625  Aleksandra.Kowalski@lo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Third Suspect in Custody in Connection with Ashburn Fatal Stabbing & Assault

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 November 22, 2016

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loud...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 18, 2016

LCSO Graduates from Professional Executive Leadership School

Hesson

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November 18, 2016

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 9, 2016

LCSO Makes an Arrest in the Tire Thefts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

November 9, 2016

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 31, 2016

Missing Round Hill Man Found Safe

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

October 31, 2016

 

 

Contact:

 

 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

 

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 28, 2016

LCSO, Purcellville Police, Leesburg Police, and Loudoun Fire & Rescue to Welcome US Military Veteran

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

October 28, 2016

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 26, 2016

LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – Child Safety!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

October 26, 2016

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov

    

Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625

Aleksandra.Kowalski@loud...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 21, 2016

LCSO & Clerk of the Circuit Court Warn of New Twist in ‘Jury Duty’ Scam

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 21, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO & Clerk of the Circuit Court...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 19, 2016

LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – Home Safety!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth &ndash...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 12, 2016

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Suspects in Sterling Burglary

Storage Suspect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Seeks Public’s Assista...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 12, 2016

LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth – You Can Protect Yourself!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO #CrimePreventionMonth &ndash...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 10, 2016

LCSO Investigates Pedestrian Involved Fatality Crash in Sterling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Investigates Pedestrian Involved...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 7, 2016

LCSO Warns Residents of Fake Kidnappers Scam

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Warns Residents of Fake Kidnapper...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 5, 2016

LCSO Launches Business Crime Prevention Handbook

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Launches Business Crime Preventio...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 5, 2016

October is National #CrimePreventionMonth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov October is National #CrimePreventionMo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 15, 2016

Update: Missing Ashburn Juvenile was Located in Ashburn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Update: Missing Ashburn Juvenile wa...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 14, 2016

LCSO Deputy Named Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Deputy Sheriff of the Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Deputy Named Virginia Sheriffs...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 31, 2016

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash in Lansdowne

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash in Lansd...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 11, 2016

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspects in Robbery at Dulles Town Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistan...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 7, 2016

Update: The Missing 59 year-old Man is Located in Lorton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Update: The Missing 59 year-old Man is ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 5, 2016

Update: LCSO and Virginia State Police on Scene of Deputy Related Shooting in Aldie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 5, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Update:LCSO and Virginia State Police o...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 27, 2016

Update: Missing 84 year-old Sterling Man Located Safe in Fairfax

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Update: Missing 84 year-old Sterling Man...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 25, 2016

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Identify Suspect in Ashburn Armed Robbery

Robbery Giant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 2, 2016

Avoiding the 9-1-1 Hang-up/Open Line/Accidental Call

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Avoiding the 9-1-1 Hang-up/Open Line/Acc...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 6, 2016

Two Charged in $85,000 Embezzlement Scheme

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Two Charged in $85,000 Embezzlement Schem...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 29, 2016

A West Virginia Man is Indicted in a 1988 Murder

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov A West Virginia Man is Indicted in a 198...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 24, 2016

LCSO Reminds Residents of County Ordinances Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 24, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Reminds Residents of County Ordinanc...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 19, 2016

Over 160 LCSO Deputies Now Trained to Provide ‘Rescue Drug’ Naloxone

HOT Community Model

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Loudoun County, VA- Over 160 Loudoun Coun...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 9, 2016

CVS/pharmacy and The Partnership For Drug-Free Kids Help Loudoun County Combat Drug Abuse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County She...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 3, 2016

LCSO Continues to Investigate Rim and Tire Thefts, Offers Security Tips

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov LCSO Continues to Investigate Rim and Tire...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 2, 2016

Loudoun Law Enforcement Take-Back over 1,300 Pounds in Unused Prescription Drugs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Loudoun Law Enforcement Take-Back over 1,3...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 6, 2016

LCSO CIT Coordinator Receives International Certification

Cerniglia Linda

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 Aleksandra.Kowalski@loudoun.gov Loudoun County, VA- A Loudoun County Sheri...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 29, 2016

Captain Marc Caminiti Graduates from 263rd Session of National FBI Academy

Caminiti

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov Captain Marc Caminiti Graduates from 263rd Session of National FBI Academy Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chap...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 22, 2016

LCSO Command Staff Meet with Sikh Community, Discuss Outreach & Cultural Diversity

LCSO Outreach

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2016 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 Kraig.Troxell@loudoun.gov LCSO Command Staff Meet with Sikh Community, Discuss Outreach & Cultural Diversity Loudoun County, VA- Members of the Lo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 11, 2016

LCSO Deputies Utilize Training, Naloxone to Prevent Possible Fatal Heroin Overdose

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 11, 2016 Contact: Liz Mills, Chief Information Officer, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov LCSO Deputies Utilize Training, Naloxone to Prevent Possible Fatal Heroin Overdose Loudoun County, VA- Two Loudoun County Sh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 28, 2015

LCSO Begins Pilot Program to Equip Deputies with Nasal NARCAN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 28, 2015 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 kraig.troxell@loudoun.gov LCSO Begins Pilot Program to Equip Deputies with Nasal NARCAN Program to Help Prevent Opiate Overdose Deaths in Loudoun Coun...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 23, 2015

LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 133rd Session

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 23, 2015 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 kraig.troxell@loudoun.gov LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 133rd Session of NVCJTA Loudoun County, VA-...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 23, 2015

LCSO Advises Residents of Current Fundraising Efforts of Local FOP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 23, 2015 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 kraig.troxell@loudoun.gov LCSO Advises Residents of Current Fundraising Efforts of Local FOP Loudoun County, VA- Recently the Loudoun County Sheriff&a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 22, 2015

LCSO & DEA Investigation Nets Nearly $900,000 in Marijuana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 22, 2015 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 kraig.troxell@loudoun.gov LCSO & DEA Investigation Nets Nearly $900,000 in Marijuana Loudoun County, VA- A joint investigation between the Loudoun...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 18, 2015

Loudoun Leads Crisis Intervention Training at Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2015 Contact: Liz Mills, Chief Information Officer, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov Loudoun Leads Crisis Intervention Training at Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy Loudoun County, VA- New law enforce...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 18, 2014

Loudoun County Sheriff's News Releases are Online

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Current news releases from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are online here.

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Loudoun County Launches Online Portal for Residential Permit Parking Districts

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Loudoun County residents who live in Residential Permit Parking Districts (RPPDs) may now apply for and purchase parking permits online. The county has launched a new online portal to streamline the process for those in the special districts that impose o...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates 2019 “Try Transit Week,” “Car Free Days” in September

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services is encouraging alternatives to driving alone through two initiatives. Online pledges are now being accepted for “Try Transit Week” September 16‐20, 2019, and “Car Free Days&rdq...

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Transit
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Commuting Workshop September 4

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Interested in expanding your job search, but are unsure about commuting to various locations throughout the region?  Register now for the Carpooling, Trip Planning Services & Commuter Incentives workshop Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 10:...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Removal of On-Street Parking on Section of West Poplar Road Begins July 31; Street to be One-Way

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Loudoun County is scheduled to begin work on an improvement project on West Poplar Road in Sterling Wednesday, July 31, 2019, which will remove on-street parking between South Sterling Boulevard and South Greenthorn Avenue and make that section of West Po...

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Transit
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Loudoun Board of Supervisors to Hold Transit Summit July 23, 2019

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Transit Summit for Tuesday, July 23, 2019, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street SE in Leesburg.

The summit is intended to provide Board m...

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Transit
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Loudoun County Supports Efforts to Extend Federal Funding for Metro

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors supports proposed legislation in the U.S. Congress that would extend dedicated federal funding and expand on reform and accountability measures for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Improvements Set for Intersection of Elk Lick Road and Tall Cedars Parkway

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Loudoun County is notifying motorists of upcoming changes to the intersection of Tall Cedars Parkway and Elk Lick Road in South Riding. Work on a roadway improvement project at the intersection is scheduled to occur Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21,...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Loudoun County Transit Wins Marketing Award

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services has received statewide recognition for its marketing efforts, winning the 2019 Outstanding Public Transportation Marketing Award from the Virginia Transit Association. 

The award is for the “Vámonos! Le...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Crosstrail Boulevard Segments

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion and opening of two segments of Crosstrail Boulevard between Sycolin Road and Kincaid Boulevard. 

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Riverside Parkway Segment

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of a missing segment of Riverside Parkway between Ashburn Village Boulevard and Lexington Drive. 

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

County Provides Information about Resources for Residents Affected by Leesburg Walmart Relocation

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The Loudoun County government is reaching out to members of the community who will be impacted by the closing of the Walmart store on Edwards Ferry Road in Leesburg, which is expected to occur on May 21, 2019. A new Walmart store is opening May 22, 2019, ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

May 17, 2019, is Proclaimed as Bike to Work Day in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Friday, May 17, 2019, as Bike to Work Day in the county. Registration is not required for the free event, but if you register by May 10, you’ll have a free T-shirt waiting for you at one of our Loudou...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations in May

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Beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2019, and continuing through May 31, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

The free rides will be a...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Register Now for Bike to Work Day Friday, May 17, 2019

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Registration is now open for the region’s annual Bike to Work Day set for Friday, May 17, 2019.  New and experienced bicycle riders are encouraged to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 800-745-7433.  

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Letourneau Elected Chairman of Northern Virginia Transportation Commission

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Loudoun County Dulles District Supervisor Matthew F. Letourneau has been elected Chairman of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission for 2019, becoming the first person from Loudoun County to chair the NVTC. In another first for Loudoun, Letournea...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Claiborne Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of the missing link of Claiborne Parkway between Croson Lane and Ryan Road. 

The project, which was ma...

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Transit
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations March 4 - March 30, 2019

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Beginning Monday, March 4, 2019, and continuing through March 30, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

The free rides will be ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Officials Celebrate Widening of Belmont Ridge Road in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another major road improvement project that will help alleviate traffic congestion: the widening of Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659) from Gloucester Parkway to Hay Road. Members of the Board of Supe...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Loudoun County Launches New User-Focused County Government Website

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Loudoun County has unveiled its redesigned, user-focused website, www.loudoun.gov. The new design is geared to better meet the needs of Loudoun County residents and businesses, enabling visitors to the website to more easily and quickly find the informati...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Loudoun to Assist Workers Affected by Federal Government Shutdown

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The Loudoun County government is taking steps to assist federal workers whose finances have been negatively affected by the federal government shutdown. The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved financial aid to local food pantries and a tempor...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Second Half Business Tangible Personal Property Tax is Due October 7, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half business tangible personal property tax is Monday, October 7, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after October 7, 2019, will incur a 10 percent l...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Deadline for Second Half Personal Property Tax is October 7, 2019

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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 Monday, October 7, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after October 7, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalt...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Upcoming Tax Sale in Loudoun

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On Friday, October 18, 2019, the Loudoun County Treasurer will be conducting an auction of two properties with delinquent real estate taxes. The auction will be held on the steps of the Loudoun County Courthouse, 18 East Market Street in Leesburg at 1:00 ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

County Real Estate Tax Bills Reflect New Process for Taxpayers in Five Loudoun County Towns

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Loudoun County has mailed the first half 2019 real property tax bills, which reflect the county’s new responsibility for billing, collecting and administering real estate taxes for five of Loudoun County’s seven incorporated towns: Hillsboro, Leesburg, Lo...

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Treasurer
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Loudoun County First Half Real Estate Tax Deadline is June 5, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half real property tax is Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Payments postmarked after June 5, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. Additional int...

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Treasurer
Posted on: April 30, 2019

First Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is May 6, 2019

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half personal property tax is Monday, May 6, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after May 6, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalty. &n...

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Treasurer
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Loudoun Supplemental Real Estate & Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 5

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that payments for supplemental real estate and personal property taxes are due Tuesday, February 5, 2019. 

Payments postmarked after February 5, 2019, will incur a 10 percent late paymen...

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Treasurer
Posted on: December 27, 2018

New Real Estate Tax Billing Process for Taxpayers in Most Loudoun County Towns Effective January 1

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Loudoun County is assuming responsibility for billing, collecting and administering real estate taxes for five of Loudoun County’s seven incorporated towns: Hillsboro, Leesburg, Lovettsville, Middleburg and Round Hill. The change in process will be effect...

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News & Announcements

Posted on: November 18, 2019

My Backyard Program

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You probably know that pesticides and herbicides are powerful chemicals that can injure wildlife if overused.  But, did you know that over-fertilization and erosion are major threats to Virginia waterways and wildlife?   Carried with rai...

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