Loudoun County

PEC stands with citizens to build excellent communities, relieve taxes and traffic, and protect open space in Loudoun. We work to maintain a balance between the towns, the suburbs and the country so residents can enjoy each of them.

Healthy, Safer Families, and Communities

Healthy, Safer Families, and Communities

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Arsenic and rocket fuel in our water. Gender-altering hormones and medications in our rivers and streams. PCBs, dioxins and pesticides in breast milk. Lead in children’s toys and women’s lipstick. Hazardous ingredients in air fresheners, development disrupting chemicals in plastic ...
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What is the Connection Between My Home and My Drinking Water?

What is the Connection Between My Home and My Drinking Water?

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Although your property may not have a stream or pond on it, all land is a part of a watershed and has some effect on the condition of waterways. Land and water are intricately connected by the natural water cycle ...
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Belmont Ridge a Part of the Outer Beltway? Examine the Evidence

Belmont Ridge a Part of the Outer Beltway? Examine the Evidence

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The Outer Beltway is a road proposal for a second beltway, further out than I-495, that has been repeatedly attempted since the 1980's. It has failed repeatedly because studies have again and again shown that the road would encourage more ...
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Myths and Facts about Widening Belmont Ridge and Northstar

Myths and Facts about Widening Belmont Ridge and Northstar

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5 Myths About 6 Lane Widening of Belmont Ridge Road and Northstar Boulevard Myth #1: This 6 lane widening scheme isn’t a step toward an outer beltway. Fact: Although many may claim loudly that it’s not an outer beltway, the ...
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Belmont Ridge Expansion to Six Lane Highway Instead of Four

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Update: On May 2nd, the Board of Supervisors voted on the proposal to further expand Belmont Ridge Rd. and Northstar Blvd. past the four lanes planned to six lanes. Residents along both roads, spoke out against the proposed changes via ...
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