PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198

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06.18.2018 TOWN COUNCIL AGENDA FOR JUNE 18, 2018 June 18, 2018 Town Council Agenda and Joint Public Hearing click here to read more »
02.03.2018 COMMUNITY LEAGUE NEWSLETTER Get the latest news about Community League. Read their newsletter.
The Plains Community League meets every first Thursday at 7:00 PM at the John Page Turner Community House
6473 Main Street, The Plains, VA. Everyone is welcome.
The League's phone number with voicemail is; 540-253-2119.
The League's e-mail address is: pcl20198@gmail.com
Find the Community League on Facebook under: http://www.facebook.com/The-Plains-Community-League-352603025035/
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04.05.2014 REGISTER TO VOTE Voter Registration Information:

Location to register to vote:
County of Fauquier
Office of the General Registrar
32 Waterloo Street, Suite 207
Warrenton, VA 20186-3238
Tel. (540) 422-8290
Normal Hours of Operation: 8:00AM to 4:30PM Monday through Friday (excepting holidays and certain deadline dates)
01.31.2014 TAXES, LICENSES & VEHICLE DECALS DUE DATES MARCH 2018 - Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes are mailed on December 1st each year and are due by March 15th. After March 15th, there is a 5% penalty; after June 30th, 6% interest is applied.

APRIL 2018 - Business Licenses are mailed on April 1st each year and are due by May 15th. After May 15th there is a 10% penalty.

MARCH 2018 - Town Vehicle Decals go on sale in February each year and are to be placed on vehicles by March 15th.

Zoning Permits will not be processed until all taxes and license fees are current.

Nancy E. Brady, Treasurer - Town of The Plains, PO Box 104, The Plains, Virginia 20198. CALL 540-364-4945 with any questions.
12.05.2013 SLOW DOWN - WATCH FOR CHILDREN Slow down! Be extra careful while driving in town especially in the early evening at dusk. Keep your speed down. Keep our children safe. Stop for any school bus that is stopped for our children.

The Town Council has asked for extra help from the Fauquier County Sheriffs Department to enforce the speed limit. Slow down! Fines are doubled in town.
12.05.2013 JUNE 2018 TOWN MEETINGS TOWN COUNCIL - The Town Council meets on the third Monday of each month. The next meeting will be held June 18, 2018 at 7:30 PM at the Fire Hall second floor meeting room. The Town Council agenda has a spot for "Citizen Comments" for any citizen to address the Council without prior notice and after the business portion of the meeting that evening. Agendas are provided about a week in advance to members of the Town Council, applicants, interested citizens and others, as well as being posted on the Post Office and Community Center bulletin boards.

PUBLIC HEARING - JOINT PUBLIC HEARING 7:00 P. M.

Joint Public Hearing by Town Council and Planning Commission on Request of Kimberly Gilliam for a Special Use Permit (SUP) to establish an accessory(detached) apartment at 4315 Loudoun Avenue, The Plains, Virginia 2019, Tax Map ID #6999-08-4815-000.

PUBLIC HEARING 7:15 P. M. Public Hearing by Town Council to consider Proposed 2018-2019 Budget.

PLANNING COMMISSION - The Planning Commission meets on the first Monday of each month. The next meeting is scheduled July 2, 2018 at 7:00 PM. Meetings are held in the Fire Hall, second floor. Agendas are provided about a week in advance to members of the Planning Commission, Town Council, applicants, interested citizens and others, as well as being posted on the Post Office and Community Center bulletin boards. NOTE: PLANNING COMMISSION REGULAR MONTHLY MEETINGS ARE NOW ON THE FIRST MONDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 7:00 PM.

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD (ARB) - The ARB meets on the first Monday of each month in the Community Center. The next regular monthly ARB meeting is July 2, 2018 at 7:00 pm. Meetings are held in the Community Center located on Main Street. ARB agendas are normally posted on the Post Office and Community Center bulletin boards. Please have all materials into the ARB two weeks prior to their regular meeting date.

BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS (BZA) - Meets on an "as need" basis.

PARKS BOARD - Meets on an "as need" basis.

TRAFFIC CALMING COMMITTEE - Meets on an an "as need" basis.

These regular meetings may be cancelled or rescheduled from time to time. Check with us at the town office 540-364-4945. Go to the "Contact" page of this website for more information. Copies of permits and applications are provided on this website for your use.
10.13.2013 1967 FIRE REMEMBERED A 1967 fire is remembered in this video provided to the town recently. The video is posted on You Tube and is narrated by the former Fire Chief. click here to read more »
12.12.2012 SMALL TOWN CHARM Support our shops & restaurants. Our Main Street shopkeepers, chefs and staff love what they do. Small town charm everyday just for you. Park your car. Enjoy a walk around town. We have lots to do and see in The Plains. Shop locally. click here to read more »

Welcome to The Plains, Virginia

WELCOME TO OUR TOWN

Our website is designed with you, our residents and our many visitors, in mind. We hope you'll find your visit here valuable and informative, and hope that you will find what you're looking for.

Take time to visit our shops and restaurants. Slow down and enjoy your time with us. Relax. Our shopkeepers and chefs can't wait to see you again.  Everything is within easy walking distance. Just park your car and enjoy a peaceful stroll on Main Street in The Plains.  We are a nationally recognized historic community with plenty of small town charm. Come on by and get to know us.

Mayor Blakeney Gallagher