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Board Discusses Shared Goals for “Pathway 2040”

Last night’s work session on proposed updates to Prince William County’s Land Use Chapter showed that the Board is united by many shared principles even if we sometimes differ on […]

Pinwheel Garden is a Reminder of Community’s Committment to Ending Child Abuse

National Child Abuse Prevention Month, represented by blue-and-white pinwheels, is a time to recognize that all children have the right to live a healthy, happy childhood that is free of […]

Slowdown to Finish the Race: Supervisor Remains Available During Knee Surgery Recovery

A message from Supervisor Boddye:  As I mentioned during last night’s Board meeting, I will be performing my duties as Occoquan District Supervisor remotely for the next month or so, […]

Celebrate National Library Week April 3 – 9

Prince William Public Libraries encourages all community members to visit their library in person or online to explore and access services and programs. Prince William Public Libraries offers a wide […]

A Day to Declutter! Skip the Landfill Trip on April 9 with Dumpster Day

Occoquan District Supervisor Kenny Boddye and the Prince William County Department of Public Works invite area residents to skip the landfill trip during Dumpster Day, April 9, from 10 am […]

Child Abuse Prevention Month: Developing Resilience in Children

Child Abuse Prevention month is observed in April under the theme “Strengthening Families by Building Resilience”. The Prince William Department of Social Services is the lead agency driving Child Abuse […]

Glass Recycling Comes to Occoquan District – New Purple Bin at County Center

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FY2023 Proposed Budget: Public Hearing (March 15) & Highlights

Tomorrow night, March 15 at 7:30 PM, the Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed FY 2023 budget. As with every year, the Board must find […]

Board Unanimously Votes to Remove Bi-County Parkway from Comp Plan

Over the years, various proposals for a Bi-County Parkway have stirred debate around environmental impacts, which counties would benefit, and different schools of thought on tackling the region’s transportation challenges. […]