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School Board votes for $14,800,000 in capital requests

The King George School Board last week voted unanimously to forward a capital projects request to th...

Wertz and Ball recipients of Water Conservation District Award for Millbank Farm

Wertz and Ball recipients of Water Conservation District Award for Millbank Farm

Tri-County/City Soil and Water Conservation District selected Millbank Farm owned by Gail Williams W...

County proposes tax increases on real estate and personal property

Increase geared to pay for law enforcement and fire safety positions

The King George Board of Supervi...

Traffic Pattern Changes at NSF Dahlgren

Traffic Pattern Changes at NSF Dahlgren

Notice received from Jeron Hayes, Public Affairs Officer, Naval Support Activity South Potomac:

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School Board considering $15,000,000 in capital requests

The King George School Board discussed a proposed capital projects list as recommended by Superinten...

Shopping in KG to be improved by addition of new stores

Realtors developing the King George Gateway shopping area in Dahlgren have announced that six new re...

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Board will reconsider Walnut Hill rezoning

The King George Planning Commission was informed last week on April 8 that the Board of Supervisors is scheduled on May 6 to reconsider a rezoning request in Dahlgren adjacent to the Bayberry subdivision.

Read more: Board will reconsider Walnut Hill rezoning

Planning Commission recommends denial of rezoning in Dahlgren

The King George Planning Commission last week voted unanimously to recommend that the Board of Supervisors deny a current rezoning request under consideration in Dahlgren. The case involves a request to rezone 6.75 acres on U.S. 301 (James Madison Pkwy). The Commission reconsidered the case at its meeting last week on Jan. 14.

Read more: Planning Commission recommends denial of rezoning in Dahlgren

Commission postpones action on Dahlgren rezoning request

The King George Planning Commission was last week persuaded by objections from four people to postpone action on making a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors regarding a rezoning request in Dahlgren on 6.75 acres abutting US 301 (James Madison Pkwy).

Read more: Commission postpones action on Dahlgren rezoning request

Sheetz site plan approved at Rts. 3 & 206 intersection

A final site plan for a Sheetz service station/convenience store at Arnold’s Corner was approved last week on Nov. 12 by the King George Planning Commission. The request for the service station/convenience store was requested by Lee Garrison representing Woodland Drive Investments, and Sheetz, Inc.

Read more: Sheetz site plan approved at Rts. 3 & 206 intersection

Planning Commission hearing next week on horses in subdivision, gravel mining

The King George Planning Commission is scheduled to hold public hearings next week on Tuesday, April 9, to take comments on two topics.

One case is to consider an amendment to the subdivision ordinance to allow horses in some subdivisions.

Read more: Planning Commission hearing next week on horses in subdivision, gravel mining

Final plat approved in shopping center

Walmart grand opening rescheduled for August 17, 2011

The King George Gateway retail development in Dahlgren continues to proceed, with approvals granted last week for a final site plan for five retail spaces with roadside visibility from U.S. 301 (James Madison Pkwy).

Access to the site is being provided by two commercial entrances from U.S. 301. The stores will be served

Read more: Final plat approved in shopping center

Cell tower permit request postponed

County Planning Commission seeks more answers
A recommendation to go to the King George Board of Supervisors for a special exception permit request for a 195-foot monopole cell tower in a residential subdivision has been postponed.

Following a public hearing on April 12, the Planning Commission voted to put off making a recommendation on the proposed cell tower until they get answers from county staff to some questions

Read more: Cell tower permit request postponed

County to present $57M CIP request

The King George Planning Commission next Tuesday will hear details of requested projects for a proposed five-year $56,882,872 Capital Improvements Program (CIP).
Members of the public will also have a chance to comment on the proposed projects.
County Administrator Travis Quesenberry is slated to appear before the commission to provide an overview of the requests and talk about how the CIP process fits into the county budget process.
That will take place next Tuesday, Jan. 11, when a public hearing on the 2011/12-2015/16 CIP is also scheduled. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. in the boardroom of the Revercomb Building, located on Route 3 behind the King George County Courthouse.
Last month, at its Dec. 14 meeting, Planning Commissioners received copies of all capital requests.

Read more: County to present $57M CIP request

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