Torn between the competing goals of fully funding the school board’s budget request and avoiding a tax increase, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors settled on a compromise spending plan Tuesday for fiscal 2017.
Three Republican supervisors joined three Democrats to approve a $2.46 billion budget that slightly raises the real property tax rate but falls about $16.9 million short of the school board’s request. The school board is now considering options for closing the gap.
Washington Post, April 10, 2016
About 80 people packed a small meeting room at the Dulles South Multipurpose Center in South Riding on Jan. 22, as Loudoun County launched a community outreach project intended to help shape development in the rapidly growing area west and south of Dulles Airport.
Washington Post, January 28, 2015
About 50 area residents attended a town hall meeting about Route 28 in Manassas. The event was organized to call attention to the worsening traffic congestion on the road and to hear from Virginia Department of Transportation officials about a traffic study that is in progress.
Washington Post, September 14, 2014
Officials from Leesburg, Loudoun County and the Virginia General Assembly gathered in the rain to celebrate the reopening of Sycolin Road.
Washington Post, August 13, 2014
Connecting Linden Hill to Country Club Drive is a dangerous solution to the neighborhoods access problem.
Leesburg Patch, September 7, 2011
Now that Battlefield Parkway is complete, I decided to take a tour of the road, from north to south.
Leesburg Patch, August 24, 2011