The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) decided to postpone its vote to approve the building of the North-South Corridor/Bi-County Parkway.
In respond to citizens’ concerns, U.S. Congressman Frank Wolf and Va. Del. Tim Hugo have taken their fight against the Bi-County Parkway to Richmond.
Supervisors fund drug rehabilitation program for jail inmates and graduates of the program shared their stories.
In an unofficial vote at the April 16 Board of County Supervisors meeting, supervisors agreed to amend their revenue sharing agreement with the school division in order to offer a lower tax rate for residents.
Citizens asked for money for Blue Bird senior busing, Lake Jackson Dam, economic development and mental health programs.
Board of County Supervisors members were not convinced altering their 56.5 percent revenue sharing agreement with the School District was the best means of providing additional funding at their April 2 work session.
Gainesville County Supervisor Pete Candland has requested the Board of County Supervisors explore expanding their revenue sharing agreement to increase funding for schools.
Despite cuts in funding to schools and central office, Prince William County teachers will still receive raises in the adjusted school budget.
School Board Chairman Milt Johns and PWEA President Jim Livingston respond to current and possible budget cuts to Prince William County Schools.