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Posted on: June 26, 2015

Quantico Noise Advisory - July 2, 2015

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 clearance operations on Thursday,... Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

Stafford Board of Supervisors Holds Abbreviated Schedule for Summer

The Stafford Board of Supervisors will hold only one meeting in July and one meeting in August.

The Board will meet on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the Board Chambers of the George L. Gordon, Jr.,... Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

Stafford's Treasurer's Office Wins National Awards

Stafford County, Virginia Treasurer’s Office Wins National Awards
Stafford Treasurer Laura Rudy - State Leadership AwardmyStafford Citizen Portal - Innovation of the Year

Stafford, VA – Stafford County, Virginia... Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

VDOT Seeking Public Comments on Rappahannock River Crossing

VDOT Press Release

FREDERICKSBURG—A public hearing was held on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, on an environmental study of the proposed Rappahannock River Crossing project on Interstate 95. Comments may also be submitted via... Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Public Invited to Comment on Stafford's Chesapeake Bay Plan

In 2010, the EPA established the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL), a comprehensive pollution diet for the Chesapeake Bay with accountability measures to restore clean water in the Bay and local streams and... Read on...

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Posted on: June 12, 2015

Stafford County Ranks #1 in Job Growth in the Commonwealth of Virginia

Stafford, Va. – The Stafford Economic Development Authority celebrated the achievements of Stafford’s businesses at the 24th Annual Business Appreciation Reception by announcing the news that Stafford is #1 in job growth... Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

Fitch Ratings Affirms Stafford's AA+ Bond Rating

Stafford, Va. – Fitch Ratings cited Stafford County’s well-managed finances and strong reserve levels as the basis for its decision to affirm Stafford’s AA+ bond rating. This decision comes on the heels of Moody’s Investors... Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2015

Moody’s Upgrades Stafford’s Bond Rating to Aa1 from Aa2

Stafford County’s strong financial management, conservative budgeting, and financial flexibility has led Moody’s Investors Service to upgrade the County’s bond rating to Aa1 from Aa2. This upgrade comes just two years after... Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Stafford County Wins Two National Achievement Awards

Stafford County Wins Two National Achievement Awards

Stafford, Va. – Stafford County is pleased to announce that it has won two 2015 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). Stafford won awards... Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Regional Move Over Campaign Runs through June

Regional “Move Over” Public Safety Campaign Starts Today

Stafford, Va. – June 1 marked the start of Virginia’s “Move Over Awareness Month,” and Stafford County partnered with localities in Planning District 16 as well as... Read on...

"Move Over" Video
Posted on: June 15, 2015

Tips for Preventing Heat Related Illness

The Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department, in conjunction with the National Center for Environmental Health, issues these tips to prevent heat-related illness.

Tips for Preventing a Heat Related Illness

Drink more... Read on...

Virginia Department of Health Heat Tips
Posted on: May 28, 2015

Stafford Implementing Third Phase of Restructured Utility Rates

Notice to Stafford County Utility Customers

Thank you for your continued support of Stafford County’s Utilities system. We appreciate your business and work hard to provide you the highest quality water and sewer service.... Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

Stafford Officials Urge Visitors To Use Extreme Caution Near the Rappahannock River

As the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Stafford officials urge all visitors to the Rappahannock River to use extreme caution.

More than 80 individuals have drowned in the Rappahannock River since 1972. Public safety... Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Paving, Safety Improvements Coming to Route 218 in Stafford

Press Release from VDOT

FREDERICKSBURG – Construction will begin in late April on a $5.2 million package of pavement and safety improvements over nearly 20 miles on Route 218 in King George and Stafford counties.

The... Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Construction Work Ramping Up at Falmouth Intersection

Press Release from VDOT

FREDERICKSBURG – Motorists will see increasing nighttime lane closures this spring and summer at the intersection of Route 1, Route 17 Business and Route 218 (Butler Road) in Stafford County’s... Read on...