PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198

News & Events

07.21.2021 ARB MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT August ARB meeting is cancelled. The next ARB meeting is September 13, 2021. See the announcement attached. click here to read more »
07.21.2021 JULY 26, 2021 PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA click here to read more »
05.12.2021 BUSINESS LICENSES DUE MAY 15TH TOWN OF THE PLAINS 2021 BUSINESS LICENSES ARE DUE BY MAY 15, 2021. BUSINESS LICENSE APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER MAY 15, 2021 WILL BE CHARGED AT
10% PENALTY. NANCY E. BRADY, CLERK (540) 364-4945)EMAIL: THEPLAINSTREASURER@GMAIL.COM
02.08.2021 TOWN DECALS NOT REQUIRED ANY LONGER THE TOWN COUNCIL AT THEIR REGULAR MEETING ON JANUARY 18, 2021 VOTED TO NO LONGER ISSUE TOWN OF THE PLAINS DECALS.
IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS, CALL (540) 364-4945 OR EMAIL: THEPLAINSTREASURER@GMAIL.COM
08.08.2020 JULY - AUGUST 2021 TOWN MEETINGS TOWN COUNCIL - The Town Council meets monthly on the third Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m. Meetings are held in the lower level of the Afro American Historical Association of Fauquier County building located at 4243 Loudoun Avenue, The Plains, Virginia 20198. Public Hearings are generally held the same night at 7:00 p.m. The next regular monthly Town Council meeting is scheduled for AUGUST 16, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. Items to be placed on the Town Council agenda should be provided to the Town Clerk/Treasurer two weeks prior to the scheduled meeting. Meetings are open to the public.

PLANNING COMMISSION - The Planning Commission meets monthly on the last Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Meetings are held in the lower level of the Afro American Historical Association of Fauquier County building located at 4243 Loudoun Avenue, The Plains, Virginia 20198. The next Planning Commission meeting is JULY 26, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. The cut-off date for monthly meetings is two weeks prior to the meeting.

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD (ARB) - The Architectural Review Board (ARB) meets the first Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Meetings are held in the John Page Turner Community House located at 6475 Main Street, The Plains, Virginia, 20198. The next ARB meeting will be held Monday, SEPTEMBER 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. The cut-off date for the ARB meeting is AUGUST 27th. Meetings are open to the public.

BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS (BZA) - The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meets the first Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Meetings are held in the John Page Turner Community House located at 6475 Main Street, The Plains, Virginia, 20198. Meetings are held when an application or appeal is filed. The BZA meets for it's annual meeting on the first Thursday of the month of January to organize and elect officers. Meetings are open to the public. There is no meeting in JULY 2021. THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING WILL BE HELD LATER IN THE YEAR.

PARK AUTHORITY - The Park Authority meets on an as-need basis. Meetings are open to the public.

TRAFFIC CALMING & SPEED REDUCTION COMMITTEE - Meets on an as-needed basis. Meetings are open to the public.

All meeting announcements and agendas are place on the Town Website and US Post Office on Fauquier Avenue bulletin board about a week prior to the scheduled meeting.
03.19.2020 MAKE FOOD DONATIONS HERE The Peas & Grace food pantry will be open on Tuesday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. starting March 31, 2020. Call (540-253-5177, ext. 101) leave a message with your name and phone number. Come to the entrance is under the clock tower, by the church office in the education wing.

Donations of non-perishable food items are always welcome, to help us keep our shelves stocked. Call (540-253-5177, ext 101 for drop off instructions. Not sure what we might need? A good rule of thumb is to “donate whatever you think you would want to eat.”
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02.20.2020 BUILDING PERMIT FAQ'S Just about everything you need to know about getting your Building Permit. Every Building Permit needs a Zoning Permit before the Building Permit can be reviewed. Please take along your Zoning Permit to the County Community Development Office when going for you Building Permit. click here to read more »
03.13.2018 FINAL HYDROLOGICAL REPORT - THE PLAINS, VA FROM FCWSA click here to read more »
03.05.2014 HISTORIC DISTRICT FOR THE PLAINS, VIRGINIA The application document for the historic district is now posted on the Virginia Department of Historic Resources Webpage. A copy of the approved Historic District can be found on the website or by clicking here. click here to read more »

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Our Town meetings are now back to a regular schedule.  Our restaurants and shops are open and doing the best that they can to serve you.  Of course, all public health standards, as ordered, are required  Be safe and consideridate of our resident citizens if you are visiting.   Thank you.

 

Lori Sisson, Mayor