Delgaudio to request county reimburse his legal fees
Mon., Jul. 21 | 08:19 AM - Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio (R-Sterling) filed a motion Friday to have the county reimburse his legal fees from the recent effort by hundreds of Sterling residents to have Delgaudio removed from office.
Supervisors discuss future of historic, PWA-era Arcola School
The Old Arcola School was the fifth Public Works Administration construction project, and the only PWA school built in Loudoun, according to the National Parks Service documents, which go on to state “the school is a classic example of PWA architecture and the local, state and national civic pride for which it stood.”
Sat., Jul. 19 | 05:27 AM - The future use of the Old Arcola Elementary School remains an open question, with Loudoun supervisors this week referring the project to the board's finance committee to further consider future use of the New Deal Public Works Administration structure.
Groups spent hundreds of thousands lobbying on Medicaid
Thu., Jul. 17 | 11:58 AM - Americans for Prosperity, a group that opposes Medicaid expansion and has ties to conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch, reported spending more than $470,000 on lobbying during the same period.
Delgaudio regains control of $120K Sterling District budget
Thu., Jul. 17 | 08:51 AM - Delgaudio (R) was afforded the district budget allocation one year after being stripped of the funds.
UPDATED: Supervisors advance proposed ‘misuse of public assets’ ordinance
Wed., Jul. 16 | 09:59 AM - Loudoun's supervisors are expected July 16 to take the next step toward making it a crime for members of the Board of Supervisors or other county bodies to misuse public assets.
Board approves controversial Evermont Trace development
Tue., Jul. 22 | 01:48 PM - A split Board of Supervisors on July 16 approved a controversial rezoning application that will allow 90 new homes within a few miles of a runway at the Dulles International Airport.
Loudoun County receives high marks in digital governments survey
Tue., Jul. 22 | 09:50 AM - Loudoun County tied for second place in its population category in the national 2014 Digital Counties Survey, which scores county governments based on technological achievements.
Supervisors weigh pay raises for members of the next board (themselves?)
Tue., Jul. 15 | 09:39 AM - Loudoun's Board of Supervisors is considering whether to give its elected members a pay raise, though state law dictates any salary increases cannot be enacted until the next board takes office.
State revenues decline by $439 million
Sun., Jul. 13 | 09:17 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Virginia ended fiscal 2014 with a $438.5 million shortfall, a 1.6 percent drop from the year before.
Republicans announce special session on Medicaid
Fri., Jul. 11 | 08:57 AM - Virginia Republican legislative leaders have scheduled a special session in September to debate whether to expand Medicaid eligibility, something GOP lawmakers have already made clear they oppose.
MWAA receives bids for rail yard
Thu., Jul. 10 | 11:01 AM - Bids for the final major contract of the Silver Line construction contract are in, marking the end of a multi-year process aimed at reducing the costs of the massive infrastructure project.
Loudoun County considering contracting federal lobbyist
Thu., Jul. 10 | 09:58 AM - Loudoun County is drafting a request for proposals for the county to contract a federal lobbyist to manage federal legislation that can affect Loudoun County.
Loudoun County reconsidering ‘green’ energy policy
Wed., Jul. 9 | 10:43 AM - Loudoun County's supervisors are considering scrapping a county policy that aims to ensure energy efficiency and environmental-friendliness in new public facilities.
Silver Line to link Smithsonian’s space museum
Wed., Jul. 9 | 10:22 AM - When Metro's new Silver Line opens later this month, it will provide the first public transportation link between the National Air and Space Museum's locations in D.C. and northern Virginia.
Courts expansion community meeting planned for July 17
Tue., Jul. 8 | 09:08 AM - Phase III of the Courts Expansion Project consists of the design and construction of a new 85,000-square-foot county court facility, the interior renovation of the existing court facilities and the construction of a new parking structure.