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Coronavirus updates are available on the Emergency Event Information Page.

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LAST UPDATE: July 14, 2020 10:00AM EST

June 30, 2020 Governor Northam Prohibits Congregating in Bars, Stresses Caution As Virginia Moves to Phase Three

June 23, 2020 - Governor Northam Outlines Phase Three Guidelines to Lift Additional Public Health Restriction

June 18, 2020Governor Northam Outlines Phase Three Guidelines to Lift Additional Public Health Restrictions

June 2, 2020 - EO-65 Phase Two Easing of Certain Temporary Restrictions Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)  

May 26, 2020 - Governor Northam Announces Face Covering Requirement and Workplace Safety Regulations  

May 13, 2020 - Governor Northam Announces Phase One to Begin Friday, Northern Virginia to Delay Reopening by Two Weeks

May 04, 2020 - Governor Outlines Phased Plan to Safely, Gradually Ease Restrictions

April 23, 2020 - Governor Northam Extends Ban on Elective Surgeries, Closure of DMV Offices 

April 15, 2020 - Governor Ralph Northam announced that he will extend Executive Order Fifty-Three for two weeks, through Friday, May 8, 2020.

Executive Order Fifty-Three - Originally signed on March 24, bans crowds of more than 10 people; closes recreation, entertainment, and personal care businesses; and limits restaurants to offering takeout and delivery services only.

MARCH 30, 2020 - EXECUTIVE ORDER ISSUED FROM GOVERNOR RALPH NORTHAM

TEMPORARY STAY AT HOME ORDER DUE TO NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)


PRESS RELEASE FROM THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR

 LOCAL DECLARATION FROM THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR


NOTICES

  • All government meeting rooms are closed to non-governmental meeting uses effective immediately

  • Sheriff’s Office public events, off-duty staffing and car seat installation/inspection is temporarily suspended

  • The Board of Supervisors’ work session meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at 2:00 pm is cancelled

  • The Planning Commission public hearings have been cancelled through May 2020. 

  • The Board of Zoning and Appeals public hearings have been cancelled through May 2020. 

  • In transacting business with the County, citizens are strongly encouraged to complete their transactions online or via the phone. Checks for payments may be placed in the mail rather than being paid in person or you can pay for services online. If you must visit a County department, please call prior to your visit. A phone directory can be accessed on our webpage at https://www.fauquiercounty.gov/


A list of operational status for all county agencies is available here. 

For a list of community updates please click here.

Fauquier County Clerk's OfficeTHE CLERK'S OFFICE WILL BE PROVIDING LIMITED SERVICES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) STATE OF EMERGENCY.  You should e-mail clerk@fauquiercounty.gov with any inquiries and you will be advised as to what is available at this time.

Fauquier County Community Development: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fauquier County Community Development continues to make the safety of our residents, customers, vendors, employees, and community its top priority. Although internal offices will remain closed to the public, we now offer drop-off and pick-up services in our main lobby.

Starting June 24, 2020 the 3rd floor lobby located in the courthouse at 29 Ashby St will be open to the public to drop off Building, Zoning, and other Land Development applications. Instructional signage, drop boxes, and a locked payment box are in place to help assist customers. 

 Customers with questions are encouraged to call 540-422-8200. 

Fauquier County GIS Mapping: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fauquier County GIS Department continues to make the safety of our residents, customers, vendors, employees, and community its top priority. Although internal offices will remain closed to the public, we now offer drop-off and pick-up services in our main lobby off the 3rd floor elevators.

In addition to lobby services, we continue to encourage our customers to take advantage of our online mapping services and to utilize email, phone and fax as much as possible.

Fauquier County Environmental Services: The Fauquier County Environmental Services Administrative Office is now open under a "Limited Reopening Phase".  Only one (1) customer at a time is allowed in the office and required to wear appropriate face covering.  Customers will also complete a form with basic information for potential contact tracing if required.

Appointments are encouraged but not necessary or transactions can be completed by mail, fax, or email.

Customers with questions are encouraged to call 540-422-8840 or email environmentalservicesdept@fauquiercounty.gov

The Transfer Station and Residential Collection Sites continue to accept trash and recyclables during regular business hours.  Please be mindful of others and maintain the CDC recommended social distancing and wearing of face covering.

Fauquier County Human Resources: We are excited to announce effective Wednesday, June 24th we are officially back open to the public! Appointments are required to help us stay within social distancing guidelines. We are very much looking forward to seeing you soon! 

To make an appointment, please call 540-422-8300. We are available Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

Fauquier County Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney:  Effective June 24, 2020, County offices will open to the public at 8 a.m. Consequently, our office will be open at that time. However, to protect yourself and our staff, we encourage you to call our office, in lieu of coming in person, if possible. We can be reached at 540.422.8120. We are also available by email at commonwealth.attorney@fauquiercounty.gov

Should you need to come to our office in person, please note, masks are required in all county buildings and in our office.

Fauquier County Public Schools: For information related to COVID-19 and its impact on our school division, please see our Coronavirus website at www.fcps1.org/covid19.

Fauquier County Social Services: Temporary closure. In response to COVID-19, Fauquier County Department of Social Services (DSS) will be closed to the public starting March 18, 2020. The agency will continue to provide services and accept Child Protective Services (CPS)/Adult Protective Services (APS) referrals. Should you need additional information or wish to speak with a staff member, please visit our website at fauquiercounty.gov or call us at 540-422-8400.

Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office: Temporary Changes in Response to COVID-19 Coronavirus Response to calls for service. Please visit their site for the most current status.

Fauquier County Treasurer's Office: In response to COVID-19, the Treasurer's office will be closed to the public starting March 19, 2020, until further notice. 

If you wish to make a payment or view balances, please visit etreasurer.fauquiercounty.gov.The Treasurer's office staff is still working behind the scenes.  If you need to speak with a representative, please call 540-422-8180.  If no answer, please leave a message and we will return your call. 

John Marshall Soil & Water Conservation District: Due to concerns about COVID-19, the John Marshall SWCD office is currently CLOSED TO ALL VISITORS.  Staff will be rotating in and out of the office and because of this may be delayed in responding to phone calls and voicemail messages.  It may be faster to get in contact with us by sending an email to johnmarshall.swcd@vaswcd.org or by emailing staff directly.

Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue: For your safety during this time, we still urge you to use the Commissioner’s website. All forms are easily accessible by utilizing the drop-down menu on the left of this web-page.  Documents can be mailed, faxed or emailed.  For additional information, feel free to contact us, as we are here to serve you.  Thank you.  


Fauquier County Emergency Notification System

Everbridge - Emergency Notification System

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Effective July 1st, 2014 - Fauquier County launched a new emergency notification system, Fauquier Alert Network (FAN) provided by Everbridge. Everbridge will be replacing the existing system, CodeRED. Everbridge is a web based service that enables the County to provide mass notification quickly and easily. Notifications may include evacuations, missing person alerts, hazardous materials incident, flooding, and other emergency incidents where rapid and accurate notification is essential for life safety. Messages are delivered by phone call, text and email. The caller id will say "Fauquier County" and/or "540-422-8830".

Registering your information in Everbridge is optional but encouraged to ensure citizens receive timely information. You are required to create a user name and password. This allows you to log into the system to update your information and preferences.

To ensure you receive emergency notifications, sign up by clicking on the image link above.


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