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Position Statement on Arrington Development

Fauquier Taxpayers Association opposes the removal of the 55 and older age restriction on the Arrington development due to the increased costs to the Fauquier taxpayers.         FTA Statement on Arrington Amendment

Questions for  Fauquier County Commissioner of Revenue Candidates

Questions for Fauquier County Commissioner of Revenue Candidates

The Fauquier Taxpayers Association (FTA) advocates on behalf of the County taxpayers. We recognize that the Fauquier County Commissioner of Revenue has considerable discretion in certain tax related areas. As such, the FTA asked candidates for this position to answer...

Comments on County Draft Rural Lands Plan Submitted

The Rural Lands Plan document is a vital component of the County’s Comprehensive Plan. It lays out the policies the County uses to protect its rural and agricultural nature, prized by most of its citizens. As such, it is a document that serves as an excellent...

Fauquier County Rural Lands Plan

Your input is needed!  Fauquier County is conducting a periodic review of policies regarding the Rural Lands Plan.  It is an important procedure that can impact our county's rural nature and open spaces.  Please read and direct comments to...

Of Assessments and Taxes

There are a number of Fauquier County homeowners who remain in a state of shock over the recently completed real estate assessments. For about 18,000 homeowners, the assessments increased, typically, 17.75%, from $321,000 to $378,000. For many, such increases did not...

Supporting the Remington Technology Park Rezoning

Based upon several news articles and two Fauquier County Department of Community Development staff reports, the board of supervisors will consider approval of the proposed Remington Technology Park on Thursday, March 8. The proposal involves rezoning of 234 acres,...

Need for Meals Tax Questioned in The Plains

The town of The Plains is pursuing a tax on food prepared by small businesses that serve such food and drink within its limits. The town is one of a handful of jurisdictions in Fauquier County permitted by state code to implement such a tax on its citizens and...

Letter: Thoughts on the middle school conundrum

Since only last month, the School Board has presented two proposals for a new Center District Middle School: the first for a $55 million consolidated middle school, and, when pressed about costs, a second proposal that would reduce the cost to $43.3 million. Forty...

Middle school project costs higher than elsewhere

In Fauquier County, we have a middle school problem. Both Warrenton and Taylor middle schools are out-of-date and deteriorating. Neither school has been remodeled since 1981 and, taken together, they have a combined age of 145 years. We agree: It is time for a...

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