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Posted on: October 17, 2014

Quantico Noise Advisory Week of October 17 - 24, 2014

Press Release from Quantico

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. – Residents in the immediate vicinity of Marine Corps Base Quantico may experience an increase in noise as an affect from ground/aircraft training or range... Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Route 17 Traffic Shift Postponed to Thursday, October 16, 2014

Press Release from VDOT

FREDERICKSBURG – A traffic shift scheduled for tonight on northbound Route 17 in Stafford County has been postponed until Thursday, Oct. 16 due to weather.

Tomorrow night, northbound Route 17... Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Through Truck Restriction on Town and Country Drive

VDOT Press Release
FREDERICKSBURG – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will post through truck restriction signs tomorrow on Route 1161 (Town and Country Drive) in Stafford County.

Through trucks will be... Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2014

Stafford Seeks 2024 Summer Olympics

Stafford Seeks 2024 Summer Olympics

Stafford, VA –Stafford County wants Washington, D.C. to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, and tonight became the first locality in the Washington Metropolitan Area to formally endorse the... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Find Out More About High Speed Rail Between Stafford and Richmond

RICHMOND—The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT), in cooperation with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), today announced the start of a preliminary engineering and environmental review... Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

New Interactive Zoning Map Gives More Information to Users

Stafford County GIS Office, has an Interactive Zoning Map now, whereas the user can turn off/on
individual zoning types and view from a countywide to a parcel view perspective. Users may click on the parcel to see... Read on...

GIS Link
Posted on: September 26, 2014

Treasurer's Office Wins Governor's Technology Award

TREASURER’S OFFICE WINS
GOVERNOR’S TECHNOLOGY AWARD

Stafford, Va. – Stafford County is proud to announce that the Treasurer’s Office is the recipient of a 2014 Governor’s Technology Award for their innovative new online... Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2014

Board of Supervisors November and December Meeting Dates Change

The date of the November meeting of the Board of Supervisors has changed. The Board will meet once in November on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., in the Board Chambers of the George L. Gordon, Jr.,... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Stafford GIS Goes Mobile

Stafford County GIS Office, Interactive Mapping Site is now mobile/tablet-enabled. Visit the GIS page on the Stafford County website. Select the "Interactive Mapping" link or copy this address in your browser: Read on...

GIS Website...
Posted on: August 15, 2014

Streetscape Project To Enhance Courthouse Area

The Courthouse Area Enhancement (Streetscape) Project was developed to improve the aesthetics and pedestrian accommodations in the Courthouse Area along Jefferson Davis Highway (Route 1) and Courthouse Road (Route 630).... Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

It's Not too Late to Be Part of History!

Your Name Could Go Down in History!
There’s Still Time to Buy a 350th Anniversary Brick; More than 100 Already Sold!

Stafford, VA – The Community Fundraising Team of Stafford’s 350th Anniversary Blue Ribbon Committee... Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2014

Proposed Proffer Guidelines

At their July 2, 2014, meeting, the Board of Supervisors decided to hold a public hearing on the proposed proffer guidelines on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. They referred the Comprehensive Plan to the Planning Commission.

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Posted on: May 23, 2014

Renovated Curtis Park Pool Open for Summer Season

After 39 years of faithfully serving the citizens of Stafford County, the pool at Curtis Park has undergone a well-deserved makeover and has reopened to the public.

“As Stafford’s first public pool, Curtis Park has served... Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2014

Aquia Landing Wins America's Best Restored Beach Award

The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) announced today that Aquia Landing Park in Stafford is a winner of its 2014 Best Restored Beach Award.

“We are thrilled that Aquia Landing was selected for... Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2014

Stafford Receives Worldwide and State Recognition for Heart Safety Efforts

County Named First “Heart Safe Community” in Virginia

Stafford, VA – Gwyneth Griffin’s legacy continues to grow. The Stafford County 7th grader died from sudden cardiac arrest in 2012. Her death led the Stafford Board of... Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2014

“Tell Your Stafford Story” Online Video Series Launched at George Washington’s Birthday Celebration

Stafford, VA – The George Washington Foundation is partnering with Stafford County’s 350th Anniversary Blue Ribbon Committee to create an online video series of residents telling stories about their Stafford experiences.... Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2014

Reduced Speed Limit Extended on Route 17 for Widening Project

Press Release from VDOT

ROUTE 17 WORK ZONE SPEED LIMIT EXTENDED TO THE INTERSTATE 95 INTERCHANGE
Motorists traveling between Interstate 95 and International Parkway will be impacted by the 35 mph speed limit... Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2014

Stafford Supervisor Elected VRE Chairman

For the second time in his tenure on the Stafford Board of Supervisors, Aquia Supervisor Paul Milde will lead the Virginia Railway Express Operations Board. Mr. Milde was elected as chairman of the VRE Operations Board at... Read on...

Posted on: December 26, 2013

Stafford 350th Anniversary Merchandise Now on Sale!

Individuals interested in ringing in Stafford’s 350th anniversary in 2014 can do so in style with an array of items featuring the 350th anniversary logo, including a special commemorative coin.

Fleece jackets, polo... Read on...

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Posted on: March 8, 2011

Stafford County Selects Firm, Prepares for Aquia Creek Battlefield Survey

The Stafford County Department of Economic Development is pleased to announce the selection of John Milner Associates, Inc. (JMA), the firm appointed to conduct a Terrestrial Phase I Cultural Resources Investigation of the... Read on...