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Commonwealth's Counties


Visit Culpeper County and the Culpeper County Historic Courthouse

Location: 135 West Cameron Street / West StreetBuilt: 1872 – 1873Style: Classical RevivalArchitect: Samuel ProctorContractor: Samuel Proctor Description: The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick structure. The rectangular shaped building

Visit Scott County and the Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail

One of the nation’s most historic routes, the Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail was blazed by the legendary frontiersman in 1775 from the Long Island of the Holston at what is now Kingsport TN, through the Cumberland Gap of Virginia into Kentucky

Important Broadband and VATI Updates

BEAD and DEA Programs Governor Youngkin has designated the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) as lead on the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment

Opioid abatement authority update

Virginia counties are beginning to receive distributions from settlements in litigation resulting from the opioid crisis.  Tony McDowell, Executive Director of the Opioid Abatement Authority,

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