Fauquier County

PEC works to help citizens in Fauquier build better communities and protect cherished resources–scenic views, working farms, historic heritage, clean water, and healthy air. 

Cultural and Natural Resources Comp Plan Update

Cultural and Natural Resources Comp Plan Update

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The County is updating the Cultural and Natural Resource sections of the Comprehensive Plan and they need your input to establish a real community vision ...
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Concerns Regarding Opal Service District Draft Plan

Concerns Regarding Opal Service District Draft Plan

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The Opal Steering Committee has been meeting for about a year and has developed a plan that is ready for public review. Although PEC supports aspects of the plan, we also have several concerns about what the plan proposes ...
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Comprehensive Plan Amendments Happening in Fauquier

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It can be easy to tune out these updates, but revisions to the ‘Comp Plan’ can mean drastic changes to the look, feel, and functionality of your county, town, and day-to-day life. This is because the Comp Plan is the ...
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Facts about the Opal Gateway Project

Facts about the Opal Gateway Project

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The day before the Board of Supervisors November 14th public hearing the applicant proposed changes that were only made available to the public hours before the hearing. The changes are peripheral in nature. Although the amount of land being added ...
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Re: Sprawling devleopment in Opal

Re: Sprawling devleopment in Opal

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A few months ago, I told you about a proposal for sprawling development along Rt. 17 in Opal. The "Opal Gateway" project, is now coming up for a vote at the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors on Thursday, January 9th ...
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