Welcome from Mayor Betsy Allen Davis:
The Virginia Department of Transportation is in the process of constructiing the Route 50 Streetscape Project in Middleburg. See weekly updates below.
Washington Street Project Update:
In the sections where crews are working - the businesses are still open. There is always a foot path to get into the shop. Please continue to shop locally during our construction. Thank you!
Beginning Monday, July 25th
Work planned for next week:
Concrete crews will continue with the installation of granite curb at Jay Street. Will begin forming and grading process at
Liberty and Hamilton Streets.
Conduit crew will be taking care of foundations and junction boxes.
Liberty, Hamilton & Marshall Streets are closed to access from Washington Street.
Access is Marshall to Jay Street, enter in their Jay Street entrance.
There is an entrance to the EXXON off of Rt. 50, but you must exit on to Jay Street to Marshall.
Middleburg Deli - enter from Jay & Liberty
Richard Allen Clothing & Duchessa - enter as directed by Rick & Robin
Second Chapter Books & Public Restrooms, enter from Federal to Liberty Street
Bella Mera Bridal- enter from Federal & Hamilton Street
Washington Fine Properties/Armfield, Miller & Ripley- access from Jay to their back parking lot entrance
Royston Funeral Home - enter from Marshall Street
To print a PDF of the above map
The crews will be working on Saturdays. They will begin work at 7 am.
Pedestrians please cross streets at crosswalks only do not walk in the active work zones.
Please be aware of pedestrians, children riding bicycles, pets, people walking dogs, and obey the speed limits, even go a little slower. Also remember come to a full stop at all stop signs.
The above plans are subject to change based on weather, production progress, etc.
Find updates on FACEBOOK - TownofMiddleburg and other FACEBOOK pages.
Please use the following when checking on updates from VDOT:
PARKING OPTIONS DURING WEEKDAY ROUTE 50 CONSTRUCTION HOURS
For the current phase of the project, parking will be restricted during the work week along Washington Street in the active construction zones. See the Town's various FACEBOOK pages for more details on the construction schedule as it is updated.
In addition to the available on-street parking, here are some other parking options to consider:
Free Parking at*Liberty Street Parking Lot & Public Restrooms - South Liberty Street - 21 spaces
Free Parking at*South Pendleton/West Federal Street Parking Lot - 29 spaces
Free Parking *National Sporting Library & Museum - 102 The Plains Road (lot behind the Chronicle of the Horse but not in the 1st two rows) - NOTE: These spaces are only for use by visitors/shoppers and patrons of the library & museum, not employees of Town businesses. Special thanks to the Library & Museum for offering this option.
Town residents & businesses: You will receive weekly updates here and in the
town newsletter. If there are midweek changes that we need to make
everyone aware of you will receive a separate email if you signed up to receive
them. To be added to that list of Washington Street Project updates, email
Cindy your email address with your name and physical address. Thank you
Enjoy Bluemont Concert Series concerts at The Hill School July - 23 & 30th -7:30 pm
$5 per person, $4 Bluemont Friends & Seniors, $2 kids under 12
July 23 - Bill Emerson & Sweet Dixie - Bluegrass
July 30 - Beltway Brass Quintet - Jass Standards
If outdoors, the concerts will be in the Amphitheater at the bottom of the parking lots Bring a chair, a blanket, a picnic, enjoy the music! If inside - chairs are already set up - no food or drink in the theater - but can be enjoyed before the concert and at intermission in the admission area.
Thank you to Hill School for helping during construction and hot and stormy weather!
130 S Madison Street - follow the signs!
TOWN COUNCIL VACANCY
A special election will be held on Tuesday, November 8th in order to fill a vacancy on the Middleburg Town Council. This vacancy was created by the resignation of Erik Scheps. The successful candidate will fill the remainder of this term, which will expire June 30, 2018.
The Town Council meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 6:00 p.m. and in special sessions as needed.
In order to be listed as a candidate on the ballot, interested individuals must file the necessary paperwork with the Loudoun County Registrar, Ms. Judy Brown, by the close of business on August 19, 2016. In order to qualify as a candidate, an individual must be a citizen of the United States; be at least eighteen years of age at the time of election; be a resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia for a year immediately preceding the election; reside within the Town of Middleburg; and, be registered to vote in the Town of Middleburg.
For more information on registering to become a candidate, please contact the Registrar's Office at (703) 777-0548.
Inboden Environmental Services is responsible for the operation of the Town's water/waste water systems. Should you experience problems after-hours please call their after hours number:
Continue to call the town office for billing questions, new service, problems with water/waste water systems during regular business hours 8:30-4:30 Monday - Friday.
VIRGINIA FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA)/
PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS
To request records from the Town of Middleburg, you may direct your requests to Rhonda S. North, MMC, Town Clerk. She can be reached by phone at (540) 687-5152; via email at email@example.com; in person at 10 West Marshall Street; in writing at P. O. Box 187, Middlburg, Virginia 20118; or via fax at (540) 687-3804. You may also contact her with questions you have concerning requesting records from the Town. In addition, the Virginia Freedom of Information Advisory Council is available to answer any questions you may have about FOIA. The FOIA Council may be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (804) 225-3056 or 1-866-448-4100 (toll free).
Click here for a copy of Middleburg's Rights & Responsibilities: The Rights of Requesters and the Responsibilities of the Town of Middleburg Under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.
Click here for a copy of the Town's FOIA Application Form to assist you in making a request should you wish to use a form.
CALL BEFORE YOU DIG
2015 Annual Consumer Confidence Report (Annual Water Report)
The Town of Middleburg has issued its Annual Drinking Water Report, also known as the Consumer Confidence Report for 2015. This report is designed to inform you about your drinking water. Copies of the report were mailed to each water customer in their utility bill on May 9, 2016. Copies of the report are also available in the Town Office, located at 10 West Marshall Street.
WATER & SEWER LATERAL MAINTENANCE POLICY
AUTOMATED PHONE ALERT SYSTEM
The Town of Middleburg has developed an Automated Phone Alert System that will be used to send businesses and residents public safety, emergency and weather-related messages. If you are a resident of the Town or a merchant in the Town and would like to receive the Town's automated phone alert messages, please contact the Town Clerk at email@example.com to get your name on the list. You will need to provide your name and a telephone number for the contact. Messages will only be sent to one telephone number per resident/merchant. For more information, please contact Rhonda North, Town Clerk, at (540) 687-5152.
ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS LOCATED WITHIN THE TOWN OF MIDDLEBURG
Town Code Chapter 97, Article I, pertaining to Business License Taxes requires every business and
profession engaging in business within the Town limits to obtain an annual business license. If you feel your business license fee has been incorrectly assessed or that your business has been placed in the wrong business license category, you have the right to file an appeal with the Town Treasurer, at 10 W. Marshall Street, P. O. Box 187, Middleburg, Virginia 20118 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The procedures for filing an appeal may be found in Town Code Chapter 97.
ATTENTION TOUR OPERATORS
As required under Town Code Section 103, any person, firm, corporation or organization that stages, promotes or conducts a tour on public property, including public rights-of-way, in the Town of Middleburg is required to secure a tour permit from the Town Administrator. Click here for a copy of Chapter 103 (Tours) for details. For more information, contact the Town Administrator at (540) 687-5152 or via e-mail at email@example.com.