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Police Department Seeks to Diversify Its Force

The Prince William County Police Department is seeking to diversify its ranks, building a force that it is more reflective of the county’s population, which studies show can help build trust, […]

County Commemorates 20th Anniversary of 9/11; Encourages Day of Service

This morning, the Board of County Supervisors hosted a service to mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. During this moving ceremony, we paid tribute to the 22 […]

Board Recoginizes “Suicide Prevention Week” to Highlight Resources and Offer Hope

The Board of County Supervisors proclaimed the week of Sept. 5 through Sept. 11 as Suicide Prevention Week in Prince William County, joining in the global prevention campaign that takes […]

Supervisor Boddye Commendation Recogizes 4th Grader’s Social Entrepreneurialism

We recently talked about the Occoquan District’s youngest social entrepreneur, 9-year-old True Eden Sneed, who recently launched a company featuring homemade, all-natural beauty products based on family recipes. Last night, […]

How You Can Help Those Entering “Operation Allies Refuge” in Prince William

With Operation Allies Refuge underway, 5,000 Afghani refugees will be temporarily sheltered at Marine Corps Base Quantico. We have heard from a number of constituents wondering how they can help […]

Signal Hill 4th Grader Launches Organic Skin & Haircare Company

This weekend, I was honored to be a guest at the ribbon-cutting for True Eden’s Shea Souffle’ & Soapery E-Boutique, being launched by what may be the Occoquan District’s youngest […]

Slow Down! New Speed Tables on Cottonmill Drive

A message from Supervisor Boddye… After months of conversations between our office, constituents and Prince William County Department of Transportation (PWCDOT) staff, I was proud this April to motion for […]

A Commitment To Strengthening Mental Health Resources

A message from Supervisor Boddye… Mental and behavioral health have been on our hearts, minds, and lips lately, and there are a lot of folks out there who have been […]

I-95 Auxiliary Lane Project Lane Closures – Aug. 5-6

The right lane of southbound I-95 between Route 123 (Gordon Boulevard) and the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) will be closed, weather permitting, from 10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5 and […]