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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Stafford Hosts Future Leaders in Student Government Day Event

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Seniors from Stafford’s five high schools came to Stafford County this week to get a glimpse of local government, even participating in a mock Board of Supervisors meeting. The students were there for Student Government Day, an annual event wher...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Join the Citizens Academy and Learn How Stafford Operates

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Local government comes alive at the Stafford Citizens Academy. During the weekly classes running May 3 – May 24, Stafford County staff members describe in detail the inner workings of the public decision process and the role that citizens can se...

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County News
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Online Offerings Save Time and Streamline Services for Citizens and Patrons

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Stafford recently introduced an online permitting system, adding another offering to its system of online payments designed to streamline services for citizens and patrons. “Dynamic Portal,” an online application system, has been integrated with Stafford’...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Stafford Moves on Partial Repeal of Cluster Ordinance

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Stafford’s Board of Supervisors passed a partial repeal of its cluster development regulations at the Board meeting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, and in a separation action requested that the use of “open space” be fur...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Aquia Town Center Looks to Move Forward

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Mosaic Realty Partners continues to look forward with redevelopment plans for the Aquia Town Center, a multi-million dollar investment area that will significantly enhance the gateway to Route 1. The County supports Mosaic’s continuing efforts b...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Stafford Preparing to Flush Water System

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If you see water running down the street, don’t worry – Stafford Utilities is not wasting water; the water system is being flushed. Stafford is preparing to commence a “flush and burn” of the entire water system to ensure the continued delivery of high-qu...

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County News
Posted on: March 9, 2018

Proposed FY2019 Budget Presented to Board

County Administrator, Thomas C. Foley, presented the Proposed FY2019 Budget to the Stafford County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, March 6. The proposed $573 million all funds budget addresses several of the board's priorities on public safety, education...

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County News
Posted on: March 3, 2018

Rappahannock Regional Landfill Suspending Charges to Aid with Cleanup

The Rappahannock Regional Landfill is suspending charges at the Regional Landfill for storm debris until March 12, 2018. This action is to aid residents in cleanup from the high wind storm that hit the area. Residents of Stafford and the City of Frederick...

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County News
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Stafford Utilities to Perform Smoke Tests in South Stafford

Neighborhoods in Stafford County range from post-war housing to brand new neighborhoods. The utilities infrastructure supporting these neighborhoods also varies in age. Stafford County is continually identifying ways to enhance its infrastructure to be mo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Stafford Reconsidering Cluster Developments

Stafford officials are considering revamping the cluster development ordinance because it does not appear to be meeting the intended goals for land preservation and intended subdivision practices as envisioned by the Comprehensive Plan. The Planning Commi...

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County News
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Annual YouthFirst Conference Brings Broadway Star and Solutions to Youth Services Professionals

King Mustafa heads the bill at the 12th annual Youth First Conference on Friday, February 9, 2018, at the Fredericksburg Expo Center. Alton Fitzgerald Brown, Broadway star of “The Lion King” and many other productions, will be the keynote speaker at the a...

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