PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198

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09.10.2020 September 14, 2020 Planning Commission Agenda click here to read more »
08.29.2020 DOMINON ENERGY NOTICES click here to read more »
08.08.2020 SEPTEMBER TOWN MEETINGS It is mandatory to wear a face mask and social distance while attending all Town meetings. All town meetings are open to the public.

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 September, 21 2020 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 5:30 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. The next Planning Commission meeting will be held September 14th, 2020 at 5:30 p.m due to the Labor Day holiday. A work-session is tentatively planned for September 28, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. The cut-off date for monthly meetings is two weeks prior to the meeting. The cut-off date for the September 14th meeting is August 31st, 2020 Meetings and work sessions are open to the public. NOTE: The Planning Commission is reviewing it's meeting date and time. Beginning in October regular monthly meetings will be held the last Monday of each month. Currently the Planning Commission meets at 5:30 p.m. A later meeting time will be discussed at the next 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 Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. due to the Labor Day holiday. The cut-off date for the September ARB meeting is August 26, 2020. 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.

PARKS AUTHORITY - The Parks Authority meets on an as-need 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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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 others.  Thank you.


Lori Sisson, Mayor  

 

Post Script:  Here is a list of our September Town meetings.

 

It is mandatory to wear a face mask and social distance while attending all Town meetings. All town meetings are open to the public.  


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 September, 21 2020 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 will be held September 14th, 2020 at 7:00 p.m due to the Labor Day holiday.  A work-session is tentatively planned for September 28, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.  The cut-off date for monthly meetings is two weeks prior to the meeting.  The cut-off date for the September 14th meeting is August 31st, 2020  Meetings and work sessions are open to the public. 


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 Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. due to the Labor Day holiday.  The cut-off date for the September ARB meeting is August 26, 2020.  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.


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