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VEHICLE PARADE TRAFFIC ALERT
PURCELLVILLE, Va., June 15, 2021 — On Wednesday, June 16th, graduating seniors from Loudoun Valley High School will be holding a vehicle parade on Main Street in Purcellville. Vehicles will be staging at Franklin Park, then at 6:30pm will proceed East bound on Main Street until turning left on Maple Avenue, and ending at Loudoun Valley High School. The vehicles will be obeying all traffic laws, including stopping on red at traffic lights. Motorists in the area may experience slight travel delays due to traffic volumes, and are encouraged to use alternate routes.
The Town of Purcellville, Virginia
“Purcellville-your small Town, where history and progress intersect and people prosper,” is an award-winning town of over 10,000 residents located in Loudoun County, approximately 50 miles west of Washington, DC. Having received the prestigious Siemens Sustainability Award for Small Communities, Purcellville continues to be honored for its green initiatives with most recently being the Tree City USA recipient for the 12th year. The Town was reaffirmed as a AAA rated community by S&P Global Ratings, the highest credit rating possible, and is ranked “Safest City” in Virginia in 2020. Once a stop along the W&OD rail line, which has been converted to a multi-use trail from Alexandria, VA to Purcellville, the Town has maintained its historic old-town feel through the restoration and maintenance of its many downtown structures, reflecting the Victorian architecture popular during the early 1900s. Today, Purcellville is the economic hub of western Loudoun County and a popular weekend destination for antiquing, equestrian activities, farmer’s markets, wineries, breweries, distilleries and restaurants. More info at www.purcellvilleva.gov.