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The Town Council will meet on May 10 at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Agenda items include a possible increase in the water and sewer rates, a public hearing for the FY 21/22 budget, and an initial review of the PUD special use permit and a modification to the sewer service district applications from the Rush River Commons project.

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Washington’s Town Council will meet on March 8 at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Agenda items include a discussion about pathways, a discussion of planning protocols, scheduling a budget work session and Authorization of advertising of a Public Hearing to consider and adopt an ordinance to permit establishment of flood plain zones, requiring permits and establishing standards for construction in such zones and standards for variances.

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The Town Council for the Town of Washington will meet on Monday, Feb. 8, at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Face masks are required. Agenda items include, a public hearing for a special use permit for Pattio's Cafe to expand restaurant and cafe operations and outdoor seating and food service, discussion of topsoil removal from USPS site, COVID water testing report, report on the Board of Supervisors presentation, and scheduling a work session for the FY 21-22 budget. 

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The following are closed Monday (Sept. 7) in observance of Labor Day, reopening Tuesday: Rappahannock County government offices; Rappahannock County Public Schools; Atlantic Union Bank; Oak View National Bank; BB&T; Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services transportation; Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles; and the Rappahannock News (which has early deadlines for the Sept. 10 edition; all items for publication should be submitted no later than 3 p.m. tomorrow — Friday, Sept. 4).

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Today

Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. Hot. High 92F. Winds light and variable.

Tonight

A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible early. Partly cloudy skies. Low 67F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

Sun and clouds mixed with a slight chance of thunderstorms during the afternoon. High 86F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.