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Commission nixes draft fracking regs

The King George Planning Commission voted to recommend that the board of supervisors not approve pro...

Service Authority to discuss water and sewer rate increases

King George Service Authority will discuss specifics on proposed rate increases during special budge...

Ward, Blazer teaching vital skills to KG High School Junior Builders

Ward, Blazer teaching vital skills to KG High School Junior Builders

Charles Ward and Ray Blazer are changing futures of King George High School students by teaching the...

Planning Commission to consider draft fracking regulations at public hearing

The King George Planning Commission will hold public hearings next week on proposed ordinance amendm...

King George budget approved, real estate tax rate to rise

The King George Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved a $70 million budget for 2015-16 that ...

King George rezones property for Commercial Metals Company

The King George Board of Supervisors approved rezoning 38.62-acres from agricultural to industrial u...

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Supervisors advised to proceed with fracking regulation amendments

The King George Board of Supervisors has received legal advice from County Attorney Eric Gregory for local rule changes contemplated in regard to fracking. 

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Commission nixes draft fracking regs

The King George Planning Commission voted to recommend that the board of supervisors not approve proposed changes to the county’s fracking regulations without first reviewing a new advisory opinion by Virginia’s attorney general.

Read more: Commission nixes draft fracking regs

King George budget approved, real estate tax rate to rise

The King George Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved a $70 million budget for 2015-16 that includes a two-cent increase of the real estate tax rate.
The current real estate tax rate is 59 cents per $100 of valuation. It now rises to 61 cents.
The 2015-16 budget leaves all other taxes at the same levels.

Read more: King George budget approved, real estate tax rate to rise

King George rezones property for Commercial Metals Company

The King George Board of Supervisors approved rezoning 38.62-acres from agricultural to industrial use.
The rezoning paves the way for Commercial Metals Company to invest $12 million to relocate and expand its manufacturing operations with construction of a 84,000 square-foot rebar fabrication facility. Plans for the complex include a warehouse and office space on 30 acres of land to be incorporated into the county-owned industrial park.

Read more: King George rezones property for Commercial Metals Company

Service Authority proposes $5 million budget for 2015-16

Rate increases to be explored next week on April 14

The King George Service Authority will consider potential rate hikes for the 2015-16 fiscal year, with budget expenditures proposed to be about $427,000 more than the current budget.

Read more: Service Authority proposes $5 million budget for 2015-16

Supervisors ponder 2-cent tax rate increase

The King George Board of Supervisors may be preparing to debate its previously stated opposition to a real estate tax increase as part of its 2015-16 budget.

Read more: Supervisors ponder 2-cent tax rate increase

Supervisors endorse 2015-16 budget with no tax increase

The Board of Supervisors directed County Administrator Travis Quesenberry to proceed with development of a balanced 2015-16 budget with no tax increases.
The new fiscal year begins on July 1.

Read more: Supervisors endorse 2015-16 budget with no tax increase

Dahlgren base land use study approved in King George

A joint land use study for the Naval Support Facility Dahlgren, underway since September 2013, was approved March 3 by the King George Board of Supervisors.
In addition to King George, the other localities involved in the study with the Dahlgren base are Westmoreland County and the town of Colonial Beach, as well as Charles and St. Mary’s counties in Maryland.

Read more: Dahlgren base land use study approved in King George

 

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