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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Social Services Lobby Hours Reduced September 22-24, 2021

The Department of Social Services will reduce their lobby hours to 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. beginning Wednesday, September 22, 2021, through Friday, September 24, 2021.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Launches Tourism Cooperative Marketing Grant

Orange County, VA – Orange County Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to announce a Cooperative Marketing Grant program. The program offers a matching 1:1 reimbursement, up to $5,000, to Orange County tourism related businesses and organ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Raccoon Ford Road Now Open to All Traffic

** UPDATE – Route 611 (Raccoon Ford Road) is now open to all traffic. **

Route 611 (Raccoon Ford Road), in Orange County, will be closed to through traffic Tuesday, September 14, 2021, through Friday, September 24, 2021, while the Virginia Depart...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Orange County Circuit Court Clerk's Office Closure September 20 - 24, 2021

The Orange County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office will be closed beginning Monday, September 20, 2021, through Friday, September 24, 2021.

Pursuant to Sec. 17.1-207(3) of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, it is ORDERED that the Clerk of this C...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Press Release - EDA Awards Expansion Assistance Incentive to Missy Moodies Sweet Treats

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Economic Development Authority is pleased to announce the award of a $3,000 Expansion Assistance Incentive to Missy Moodies Sweet Treats, a bakery, located in the Town of Orange at 152 Caroline Street. &...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Voting Information and Deadlines

Orange County, VA – The Office of Voter Registration and Elections is committed to helping all eligible registered voters maintain the ability to cast a ballot in the upcoming November 2, 2021, General Election. All voters are encouraged to chec...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Launches First Ever Revolving Loan Fund

Orange County, VA – Orange County Economic Development is pleased to announce a Revolving Loan Fund program, aimed to provide a flexible source of supplemental financing for businesses expanding or locating to Orange County.  The fund, ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Orange County Animal Shelter to Offer Fall Drive Thru Rabies Clinic

The Orange County Animal Shelter will offer their annual Fall Rabies Clinic on Sunday, October 17, 2021, from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. This drive thru clinic will be held at the Animal Shelter, located at 11362 Porter Road, Orange. Citizens will remain in ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Orange County to Host Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

The County of Orange will host a Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Saturday, October 9, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The collection will be held at the Orange County Landfill located, at 11530 Porter Road, Orange, VA 22960.

This event pro...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Raccoon Ford Road Closed to Through Traffic September 14-24, 2021

Route 611 (Raccoon Ford Road), in Orange County, will be closed to through traffic Tuesday, September 14, 2021, through Friday, September 24, 2021, while the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) replaces multiple pipes and repairs the pavement.&am...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Press Release - Marc Willson to Present a Virtual Workshop on A Guide for Retail Renewal

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Economic Development Office, in collaboration with the Central Virginia Small Business Development Center (CVSBDC), is hosting two (2) FREE business development opportunities. A Guide for Retail Renewal Virt...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Orange County Circuit Court Clerk's Office Closure

The Orange County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office will be closed on Monday, September 13, 2021. 

Pursuant to Sec. 17.1-207(3) of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, it is ORDERED that the Clerk of this Court is authorized to close her o...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Social Services Lobby Hours Reduced September 13 - 17, 2021

The Department of Social Services will reduce their lobby hours to 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. beginning Monday, September 13, 2021, through Friday, September 17, 2021.

Staff will still be available by appointment and to assist with emergency situations. Citiz...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Press Release - 6th Annual Quad-County Business Summit Announces Speakers and Competition Details

Orange County, VA – Orange County Economic Development and the Quad County Business Summit Planning Committee are pleased to announce this year’s Summit will include keynote speaker, Kiley Doll, a local serial entrepreneur.  K...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Economic Development and Workforce Center to Host Hiring Event

Orange County, VA – On Wednesday, October 6, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., the Orange County Economic Development Office along with the Virginia Career Works Center in Orange County will host an outdoor Hiring Event. Jobseekers from the com...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Press Release - Businesses Featured at the Locally Made Market During the Montpelier Hunt Races

ORANGE, VA – The Orange County Office of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to announce the businesses selected to participate in the first-ever Locally Made Market at the Montpelier Hunt Races.  Bound2Please Books, Maier Merca...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Press Release - OC Office on Youth Announces Award of Three-Year VFHY Tobacco Prevention Grant

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Office on Youth is pleased to announce it has been awarded a three-year grant from the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) in the amount of $90,000 to address youth tobacco prevention/cessation in Orange Coun...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Press Release - Around Town Scavenger Hunt

ORANGE, VA – The Orange County Office of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to host the First Annual Around Town Scavenger Hunt. The event will begin Friday, August 6, 2021, and conclude on Sunday, October 3, 2021. Players will follow p...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Offers Free Tire Amnesty Event

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Landfill and Orange County Litter Control Committee will host a free tire recycling event to help alleviate the problem of tire accumulation and improper disposal. Unlike prior years, the event will be vouch...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Press Release - Save the Date for the 2021 Quad County Business Summit & QuadTank Pitch Competition

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Economic Development Office is pleased to announce it will co-host the 2021 Quad County Business Summit & QuadTank Pitch Competition along with the Economic Development Offices of Fluvanna County, Greene...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Press Release - OC Releases "Orange County Talks...About the New Public Safety Building"

Orange County, VA – The Orange County Communications Department released another episode of “Orange County Talks…” with a behind the scenes tour of the new public safety building.

The Communications Department inter...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

North Anna Power Station Continues to Request Citizen Participation in Emergency Planning Survey

Dominion Energy’s North Anna Power Station continues to request that citizens participate in an Emergency Planning Survey.

The purpose of this survey is to identify local behavior during emergency situations. The information gathered in this surv...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Press Release - Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-Ins

Orange County, VA – The Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District is offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccines in each County’s local health department. Residents may walk-in (no appointment necessary) to receive COVID-19 vaccines on the following...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Press Release - Hurricane Season Preparedness Tips

Orange County, VA – Hurricane season began June 1, 2021. Hurricanes, like all major storms, have the potential to cause power outages, property damage, and dangerous travel conditions. Orange County is urging our community to consider preparing ...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Press Release - Orange County Implements Agenda and Meeting Management Solution

Orange County, VA – The County of Orange has partnered with CivicPlus to implement its CivicClerk agenda and meeting management solution. This platform, which was purchased with Federal CARES Act relief funds, is an advancement of the Board of S...

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