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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Stafford Lifts Boil Water Alert

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Effective today at 1:45 p.m., the Boil Water Alert in southern Stafford County is lifted. Test results have conclusively shown that the water system has no evidence of contamination and all residents may resume their normal usage. Authorities greatly appr...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

October 5 Boil Water Update

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Testing continues per the Virginia Department of Health protocols regarding the Boil Water Alert in southern Stafford County. Stafford County will send out an update on the status of the alert this afternoon. Depending on the status of test results, autho...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

October 4 Water Boil Update

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The Boil Water Alert for the affected areas in southern Stafford County is still in effect. Authorities are strongly advising residents to continue to boil water or use bottled water for consumption. Test results are being conducted per the Virginia Depar...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

October Boil Water Update #2

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Stafford, Va. – Stafford County issued a boil water alert early this morning for areas in the southern part of the county due to complications from a water main break yesterday. Stafford Utilities is currently flushing lines in the affected area...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

October 3 Boil Water Update

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Stafford, Va. – Stafford County issued a boil water alert early this morning for areas in the southern part of the county due to complications from a water main break yesterday. Water main breaks typically result in shifts of water pressure whic...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Stafford Strongly Advises Southern Stafford Residents to Boil Water

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Complications from a water main break in southern Stafford County yesterday require the issuance of Boil Water Alert for specific areas. Out of an abundance of caution residents in the following areas are strongly advised to boil water: south of Eskimo Hi...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Stafford Asks Residents to Prepare

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Current storm track updates have significantly reduced the impact threat of Hurricane Florence for Stafford County. Forecasters are calling for Stafford to receive two to four inches of rain starting on Friday, September 14, 2018. Officials expect floodin...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Labor Day Holiday

STAFFORD OFFICES TO CLOSE FOR LABOR DAY

 

Stafford, Va. – Stafford offices, departments, and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018, in observance of Labor Day. All courts will be closed as well as offices of the Rappahann...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Sunday, August 12, 2018, Storm Event Update

STORM EVENT UPDATE

Stafford, VA – Residents in the county are entering the clean-up phase of the recovery from the sudden storm on Sunday, August 12, 2018, and on the heels of record rainfall in the area over the summer. Below is information desi...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Temporary Waiver of Landfill Fees for Residential Yard Debris

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Stafford, VA – The Rappahannock Regional Solid Waste Management Board (R-Board) will temporarily waive fees for the disposal of yard debris from residents through August 26, 2018, at the Regional Landfill at Eskimo Hill. The Stafford and Frederi...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Mountain View Volunteer Fire Initiates Investigation of Funds

After completing an internal investigation into the accounting of the Mountain View Volunteer Fire Station 4, the station’s leadership suspected wrongdoing within the department. They performed an extensive audit of the books confirming their su...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Stafford Fire and Rescue to Hold Regional Exercise

Stafford Fire and Rescue to Hold Regional Exercise

Stafford, VA – Stafford Fire and Rescue will be holding a Mass Casualty Incident Exercise on Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Brooke Point High School, 1700 Courthouse Road, Stafford,...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Stafford Selects Economic Development Director

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STAFFORD SELECTS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Stafford County Administrator Thomas C. Foley announces the selection of John P. Holden as the County’s next Economic Development Director. Holden comes to Stafford from Combined Management, Inc. He has extens...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Supervisor Shelton to Hold Monthly Aquia District Citizen Roundtables

Board of Supervisors member Cindy Shelton, Aquia District, will be holding monthly Aquia Constituent Open Space Roundtables. All Aquia District residents are welcome to attend and interact with Supervisor Shelton on issues they desire. The meetings will b...

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Stafford Saves Money for Citizens

Stafford Earns Savings for Citizens

Stafford, VA – Stafford County received word from the United States Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency that its continued efforts at floodplain management will result in...

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