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Comstock Statement on AHCA

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock made the following statement on the American Health Care Act: “We have spent weeks working with our colleagues, talking to our constituents, and hearing from medical professionals and stakeholders on the life and death issues surrounding health care and how we can transition to a better health care system. We appreciate the hundreds of …

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Compost Awareness Event on April 29 at Balls Ford Road Compost Facility

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William County Solid Waste Division will host its fifth annual Compost Awareness Day Event for area residents on Saturday, April 29 from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. at the Prince William County Balls Ford Road Yard Waste Compost Facility, located at 13000 Balls Ford Road, Manassas. Event highlights include: Demonstrations by …

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Opioid Epidemic Crisis

Provided by Prince William County  Opioid addiction is a growing national epidemic. More people are dying from opioid drug overdoses than ever before, and the Commonwealth of Virginia and Prince William County aren’t immune to the problem. County staff updated the Board of County Supervisors on the issue in Prince William County. “The opioid epidemic is a crisis,” noted Prince …

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Renovated Facility Allows County to Offer Additional Services to the Homeless

Provided by Prince William County A crowd gathered for the recent ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Bill Mehr Drop-In Center. The new center will allow the county to offer additional services to help meet the needs of the homeless population. In December 2015, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors allocated $500,000 to renovate the building at 14716 Potomac …

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Spend the Day Experiencing the History of Prince William County

Provided by Prince William County Founded in 1731, Prince William County is one of the oldest counties in Northern Virginia, so there’s plenty of history to go around. The Prince William County Historic Properties Division, the Manassas Museum, Historic Prince William and the Prince William Historic Commission are inviting people to spend the day on March 25 learning all about …

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Classes Offer Help to Those Caring for Others with Alzheimer’s

Provided by Prince William County Those caring for people with Alzheimer’s might find help in a series of classes being offered by the Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter in partnership with the Prince William Area Agency on Aging. The Prince William Area Dementia Caregivers Academy classes will be held at several locations across the county at a number of …

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Quarterly Update on Transportation Projects Around the County

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently saw presentations from the Prince William and Virginia departments of transportation showing the status of road projects across the county.  Prince William Department of Transportation projects include: Design on the Route 28 Phase II project between Fitzwater Drive and Vint Hill Road is complete and construction is …

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Ribbon Cutting for Bill Mehr Drop-In Center on March 16

Provided by Prince William County The Board of County Supervisors will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Bill Mehr Drop-In Center for the Homeless on Thursday, March 16, at 10:30 a. m. The Drop-In Center (DIC) is located at 14716 Potomac Mills Road in Woodbridge. In December 2015, the Board of County Supervisors allocated $500,000 to renovate the county’s …

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Comstock Announces 2017 Congressional Art Competition

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock today announced the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for Virginia’s 10th Congressional District.  The competition is open to all high school students who reside in the District.  The Best in Show winner of the competition will have their piece of art displayed in the United States Capitol.  Congresswoman Comstock is a member …

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Bipartisan Legislation Introduced Supporting Innovative Technology In Aviation

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) joined Congressman John Katko (R-NY) and Congressman Dan Lipinski (D-IL) in introducing bipartisan legislation aimed at supporting innovative remote air traffic control technology. “I have seen first-hand this innovative new technology at the Leesburg Executive Airport in Loudoun County,” said Rep. Barbara Comstock. “This legislation will start a pilot program …

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