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Posted on: June 1, 2020

News Release-Cancelation of Planning Commission and Economic Development Advisory Committee Meetings

PURCELLVILLE, Va., June 1, 2020 — Due to no new business or items for discussion or action, the Planning Commission has canceled their regularly scheduled meeting for Thursday, June 4, 2020.

The Economic Development Advisory Com...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2020

News Release - Cancelation of Town Council Special Meeting Tonight

PURCELLVILLE, Va., June 1, 2020 — The Town Council Special Meeting Work Session scheduled for this evening, June 1, 2020 has been canceled.

Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2020

News Release - Business Relief Strategy to Promote Outdoor Dining

PURCELLVILLE, Va. June 1, 2020 — In response to the economic hardship that many in our business community are facing due to the mandatory closures of our indoor dining establishments, the town is implementing a business relief strategy ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2020

News Release - Revised Meals Tax Resumes Today June 1, 2020

PURCELLVILLE, Va. June 1, 2020 — All local restaurants and businesses must resume collecting meals tax from patrons effective today, June 1, 2020.  Phone calls and email reminders have been made to each of the impacted business...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2020

News Release - Meals Tax Resumes Today, June 1st

PURCELLVILLE, Va. June 1, 2020 — All local restaurants and businesses must resume collecting meals tax from patrons effective today, June 1, 2020.  Phone calls and email reminders have been made to each of the impacted business...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 29, 2020

News Release - Bear Sighting and Public Safety

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 29, 2020

News Release - Police Incidents Report 05.29.20

NEWS RELEASE                                            &...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 28, 2020

News Release- Town of Purcellville Weekly Update 5.28.20

NEWS RELEASE      Contact:  David Mekarski, AICP, Town Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           dmekarski@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7421

TOWN OF PURCELLVILLE ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 28, 2020

News Release - American Disposal Resumes Bulk Item Pickup

PURCELLVILLE, Va. May 28, 2020 — Beginning next Wednesday, June 3, 2020, the Town of Purcellville’s refuse contractor American Disposal, will resume its bulk item collection within the Town. As a reminder, bulk item collection...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 28, 2020

News Release - Revised Notice of Town Council Special Meeting Work Sessions for June

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 28, 2020 — In addition to the regularly scheduled Town Council Meeting and Work Session, where the Purcellville Comprehensive Plan may be discussed, the Purcellville Town Council has scheduled a series of special ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 27, 2020

News Release- Governor Northam Issues Executive Order 63 While Inside Buildings

NEWS RELEASE  Contact:  Chief, Cynthia McAlister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            cmcalister@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7422

GOVERNOR NORTHAM ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER SIXTY THREE REQUIRI...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 27, 2020

News Release Guidelines for Operation During COVID-19 Restrictions

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Chief, Cynthia McAlister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE cmcalister@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7422

GUIDELINES FOR OPERATION DURING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Per Governor of Virginia Executive Orders 61 & 62

 

PURCELLVILLE, Va., M...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 27, 2020

News Release - Work in the Town's Right of Way Starting May 26, 2020

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 27, 2020 —During the week of May 26, 2020, Contractors for Lumos Networks, Inc. will be installing fiber optic cables in various locations within the Town’s right-of-way in order to provide certain commu...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 27, 2020

News Release-Public Information Meeting 32nd and Main Street

PURCELLVILLE, Va.  May 27, 2020 — The Town will hold a public informational meeting on the 32nd and Main Street Intersection Improvements, a VDOT and NVTA funded project to improve transportation and pedestrian safety. The meet...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 26, 2020

News Release- "9 p.m. Routine" Reminders from the Police Department

NEWS RELEASE   Contact:  Chief Cynthia McAlister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE              cmalister@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7422

 

“9 P.M. ROUTINE&...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 22, 2020

News Release - Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Without Prejudice In Fraley V. Town of Purcellville

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 22, 2020  The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia issued its ruling today on the case of Fraley v. Town of Purcellville, et al.  Mr. Fraley, a former police officer...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 22, 2020

News Release - Water Flushing After Building Closures

NEWS RELEASE                                        Contact:  Bern...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update

NEWS RELEASE      Contact:  David Mekarski, AICP, Town Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           dmekarski@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7421

TOWN OF PURCELLVILLE ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 20, 2020

News Release - Water Flushing after COVID-19 Building Closures

NEWS RELEASE                                        Contact:  Bern...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

News Release- FREE COVID-19 TESTING AVAILABLE THIS WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2020

NEWS RELEASE      Contact:  David Mekarski, AICP, Town Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           dmekarski@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7421

FREE COVID-19 TESTING AVAILAB...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 18, 2020

News Release - Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony

PURCELLVILLE, Va. May 18, 2020— The Town of Purcellville is planning a virtual Memorial Day Ceremony that will be recorded and published on the Town of Purcellville’s Facebook page and the Purcellville Parks and Recreation’s ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 14, 2020

News Release - TOWN MANAGER RECEIVES CLARIFICATION THAT GOVERNOR’S EXECUTIVE ORDER 62 APPLICABLE. .

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 14, 2020 — We recently received clarification that the Governor’s Executive Order 62, delaying the entrance of the Northern Virginia Region into Phase 1 of reopening until May 29, 2020, at 12.a.m. does a...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 14, 2020

News Release - Purcellville Seeks Clarification From Governor Regarding Inclusion in EO62

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 14, 2020 — Friday, May 8, 2020, Governor Northam issued Executive Order Sixty One, which allows for the entrance of Virginia into Phase One of the “Forward Virginia” plan to safely and graduall...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 14, 2020

News Release - Purcellville Wine and Food Festival and Independence Day Parade Canceled

PURCELLVILLE, Va. May 14, 2020 — As a result of the continued restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in the interest of public health and safety, the Town of Purcellville has decided to cancel the Independence Day Parade as ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 13, 2020

News Release - Contact Tracers and Other Opportunities with the Virginia Dept. of Health

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 13, 2020 — The Virginia Department of Health is recruiting 1,300 contractors throughout DC and the region:

  • Covid-19 Case Investigator – 200 positions
  • COVID-19 Contact Tracer – 1,000 positions
  • COVI...
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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 13, 2020

News Release - Purcellville Town Elections Update

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 13, 2020 — The Town of Purcellville would like to remind residents that an absentee ballot for the Thursday, June 4, 2020 town elections can be requested until one week prior to the election, therefore no later th...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 12, 2020

News Release - Loudoun County and Northern VA Request Delay in Phase 1 Reopening of VA Due to . . .

PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 12, 2020 — On Friday, May 8, 2020, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam issued Executive Order Sixty One, which eases the temporary restrictions due to COVID-19 beginning on Friday, May 15, 2020, at 12 a.m.  T...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 6, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Elections Moved to June 4, 2020

PURCELLVILLE, Va. May 6, 2020— Per the Virginia Governor’s executive order, the Town of Purcellville elections originally scheduled for May 5, 2020 were moved by two weeks and rescheduled to occur on May 19, 2020. The Town of Purcellvi...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: May 5, 2020

News Release - Real and Personal Property Tax Bill Due Dates Extended to June 22, 2020

PURCELLVILLE, Va. May 5, 2020 — In recognition of the difficult financial impact of the COVID-19 emergency, the Town of Purcellville has extended the real and personal property tax due date from June 5 to June 22, 2020.

According to the ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 23, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update 04.23.2020

PURCELLVILLE, Va., April 23, 2020 — Attached is the Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update featuring the most recent Covid-19-related changes within Purcellville.   Highlights in this week’s summary include re...

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

News Release - Seeking Purcellville Business Partners to Participate in Voucher Program

PURCELLVILLE, VA, April 17, 2020—To support Purcellville’s business community and citizens during the COVID-19 crisis, the Purcellville Town Council established a fund for a voucher program. This program is intended to benefit citizens...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 16, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Expanding Social Media Outreach

PURCELLVILLE, Va., April 16, 2020 — In order to ensure the most up-to-date information is quickly disseminated to our residents, visitors, and businesses, the Town of Purcellville has expanded its social media outreach platforms. &n...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 4, 2020

News Release- PURCELLVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT ADDITIONAL COVID-19 PROTECTIVE MEASURES

NEWS RELEASE          Contact:  Dave Dailey, Deputy Chief of Police

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                    dda...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 3, 2020

News Release - Reminder - No Wipes Down the Pipes Even if a Product Says it is "Flushable"

PURCELLVILLE, Va. April 3, 2020 — The Town of Purcellville is reminding citizens not to flush “flushable wipes”. Due to the recent demand for flushable wipes and sanitary products relating to the COVID-19 crisis, the...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 2, 2020

News Release - Keep Your Employees Paychecks Flowing & Help Keep Your Business Alive. . .

PURCELLVILLE, Va., April 2, 2020 — The Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Department of Treasury have begun releasing the information that will guide the programs created through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Securi...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: April 2, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update

PURCELLVILLE, Va., April 2, 2020 — Last week we produced the first Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update to assist with increasing our communication efforts with Purcellville residents and businesses.  Attached you wil...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

News Release - Purcellville Mayor Kwasi Fraser's COVID-19 Update

PURCELLVILLE, Va.  April 1, 2020 — On Monday March 30, 2020, Governor Ralph Northam issued Executive Order 55 to reinforce the Commonwealth’s response to COVID-19 and in furtherance of Executive Orders 51 (March 12, 2...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: March 30, 2020

News Release 3.30.20 Impacts of Governor's Executive Order 55

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Chief, Cynthia McAlister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE cmcalister@purcellvilleva.gov; 540-338-7422

IMPACTS OF GOVERNOR’S EXECUTIVE ORDER FIFTY FIVE ON 

TOWN OF PURCELLVILLE

 

 

PURCELLVILLE, Va., March ...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: March 26, 2020

News Release - Town of Purcellville Weekly Coronavirus Update

PURCELLVILLE, Va., March 26, 2020 — In order to increase our communication efforts with Purcellville residents and businesses, my office will be producing a weekly Town of Purcellville Coronavirus Update.  We will continue to update Pur...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: March 26, 2020

News Release - Meals Tax Holiday

PURCELLVILLE, Va. March 26, 2020 — To support our local restaurants and businesses that sell meals, as well as their patrons, the Purcellville Town Council has directed that the Town suspend its collection of the 5% Meals Tax for the mo...

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Purcellville News Flash
Posted on: February 28, 2020

News Release - Town Council Special Meetings Budget Work Sessions FY 2021

PURCELLVILLE, Va., February 28, 2020 — In addition to the regularly scheduled Town Council Meetings and work sessions where the FY21 budget may be discussed, the Purcellville Town Council has scheduled a series of special meetings/budge...

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Purcellville News Flash