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Ann Wheeler announces bid for Chairman of Prince William County Board of Supervisors

Citing overcrowded schools, too much traffic and missed opportunities, Ann Wheeler of Haymarket, immediate past president of the Prince William Committee of 100 and a former chairman of the Prince William Board of Social Services, says she will bring vision, leadership, integrity and inclusivity to her race for Chairman of Prince William County Board of Supervisors.

Early Notice: Dr. Walts reveals his top five budget priorities for 2019-20

Dr, Steven Walts, superintendent of schools for Prince William County, gave the School Board and the public a glimpse of five priorities he intends to present with his annual budget in early 2019 so they can be thinking about them.

Major transit changes proposed for Haymarket, Manassas and Manassas Park

OmniRide will host public hearings in October on proposals that will have a major impact on mobility services particularly in Haymarket, Manassas and Manassas Park. The hearings will focus on four topics.

Prince William ranks 9th in Virginia as a travel destination

According to research recently released by the U.S. Travel Association and the Virginia Tourism Corporation, Prince William County is experiencing sustainable expansion in tourism revenue year after year and the county ranks ninth in total visitor expenditures in Virginia when compared to 133 independent cities and counties in the Commonwealth.

Rep. Wittman encouraged by Congressional passage of veterans’ and infrastructure funding bills

Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-01) released this statement after voting in favor of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5895 – Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act.

President Trump authorizes FEMA to supplement needed resources in wake of expected hurricane

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Sept. 11 that federal emergency aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Virginia to supplement Commonwealth, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions in the area affected by Hurricane Florence beginning on September 8, 2018, and continuing.

President Trump asked to issue a US emergency declaration for Virginia ahead of Hurricane Florence

Today, Sept. 11, 2018, two U.S. Senators and all 11 Representatives from Virginia called on President Donald Trump to issue a federal emergency declaration ahead of Hurricane Florence. At 2:57 p.m. Update: President Trump just approved Virginia’s federal emergency declaration ahead of Hurricane Florence.

Vulcan Quarry to give sand to Town of Occoquan residents and businesses preparing for storm

Town of Occoquan's neighbor Vulcan Materials has agreed to provide sand for sand bags free of charge to town residents and businesses who believe this will assist in prevent flooding of vulnerable low-lying areas. Vulcan does not have bags, however, which residents and business people will have to purchase elsewhere and take to the quarry to fill themselves.

Atty. General highlights protections against price gouging ahead of Hurricane Florence

Virginia's price gouging statute was activated upon declaration of state of emergency. It applies to items such as water, food, generators, and more.

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