Tag: Fauquier County

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OVH to establish North American headquarters in Fauquier County

OVH will invest $47 million to establish its North American headquarters and first U.S. data center in Fauquier County.


SCC sets hearing to consider high-voltage line between Fauquier, Albemarle

The State Corporation Commission will hold a local public hearing in April regarding an application by Dominion Virginia Power.


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State Corporation Commission denies Remington solar facility application

The State Corporation Commission has determined that Dominion Virginia Power must seek third-party market alternatives before the SCC can grant approval of a proposed solar electric generating facility. Dominion had proposed to build the 20-megawatt facility near the town of Remington in Fauquier County.


VDOT: Flashing yellow arrow coming to Albemarle, Fauquier

Installation of a flashing yellow arrow signal will occur overnight on Tuesday, Sept. 8 on Route 250 at Route 22 in the Shadwell area of Albemarle County.


SCC to review plan for solar generating facility in Fauquier County

The State Corporation Commission (SCC) will hold a public hearing in July regarding an application by Dominion Virginia Power to build and operate a 20 megawatt utility-scale solar electric generating facility near Remington in Fauquier County.


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VDOT ready for more winter weather on Wednesday

The Virginia Department of Transportation is gearing up for another round of winter weather forecast to arrive early Wednesday in central Virginia.


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Culpeper VDOT District traffic alert: Jan. 12-16

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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VDOT prepares for early Tuesday snow

The Virginia Department of Transportation is making preparations for snow forecast for Tuesday morning across the northern portion of the state.


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Culpeper VDOT District: Traffic alerts for Dec. 22-Jan. 2

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Governor McAuliffe announces third round of agriculture, forestry planning grants

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today the award of four planning grants from the Governor’s Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development Fund (AFID).


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Study finds agriculture still a large part of Fauquier economy

According to a recent economic impact study, Fauquier County farmland is serving as a barrier against sprawling development that characterizes parts of adjacent counties.


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Oct. 20-24

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Oct. 13-17

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones. I


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Oct. 6-10

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones. Items in italics contain new or updated information.


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 22-26

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Culpeper VDOT District: Traffic Alerts for Sept. 15-19

The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 8-12

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Culpeper District Roads Report: Aug. 25-29

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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VDOT Culpeper District Traffic Alert: Aug. 18-22

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week.


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Defoliation of white oak trees occurring in Northern Virginia counties

Homeowners in six Northern Virginia counties have kept the phone lines buzzing at Virginia Department of Forestry and Virginia Cooperative Extension offices expressing concern about defoliated white oak trees.


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VDOT Culpeper District Traffic Alerts: Aug. 11-15

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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VDOT Culpeper District Road Report: Aug. 4-8

The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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VDOT Culpeper District Road Report: July 14-18

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week.


Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: July 7-11

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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New law affirms right to farm, grants freedom from government overreach

HB 268 marks the latest chapter in a controversy that attracted nationwide attention in 2012 when the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors forced family farmer Martha Boneta to cease selling produce from her own 64-acre farm.