Constitutional Liberties

Defending Your Constitutional Liberties Our founders had the inspired idea to declare our rights to originate with God and not government. And, they had the foresight to enshrine certain inalienable rights within our founding documents. These are God-given rights,...

Second Amendment Rights

I am an NRA lifetime member and the proud recipient of an “A” rating from the NRA. Our constitutional right to bear arms is a fundamental right. The Founders included the Second Amendment in the Bill of Rights because they believed it would ensure and protect all our...

Promoting Fiscal Responsibility

As Supervisor, I have consistently fought for sound – and frugal – government fiscal policy. I have advocated for needs-based budgets and for policies that strengthen our fiscal stability. The results speak for themselves. Stafford now enjoys AAA bond ratings from...

Paul Milde is the right choice for Virginia

As a business owner I have witnessed the impact Paul Milde has had on the local area. He has been a champion of business with his conservative approach to reducing taxes, growing jobs and creating business opportunities…

Stafford County to celebrate PulsePoint at event Saturday

Stafford will celebrate the launch of the PulsePoint app on Saturday, May 13, with fire trucks, speakers and free hands-only CPR instruction. The event will take place in the parking lot of the Target at Stafford MarketPlace at noon, with CPR instruction until 2 p.m....

Stafford County expands open space preservation efforts

By AMANDA VICINANZO THE FREE LANCE–STAR  May 8, 2017 It wasn’t very long ago that Stafford County looked like a very different place. Farms dominated the rural landscape and shopping and restaurant choices were limited. But a boom in development in the late 1990s and...

Many people worked together to save Crow’s Nest

  CREATING NATURE PRESERVE IN STAFFORD TOOK YEARS By Hal Wiggins Apr 21, 2017 THE April 1 opening of Crow’s Nest Natural Area Preserve was a great event for the people of Stafford County and the world. The preservation of this 2,872-acre fragile ecosystem was an...

Courthouse Masterplan

Downtown  Stafford? Creating a downtown area for  Staffordmust start with a common vision.  Stafford County’s population exploded in the late 90’s and early to mid 2000’s as people working in and around Washington  DC chose  Staffordas the place to live and raise a...

Economic Growth

New jobs and opportunities headed to Stafford Our pro-business approach and low level of taxation has positioned us as a leader in Virginia for job creation. We have one of the lowest unemployment rates in the state and, currently, nearly 40,000 people work right here...

Government Island

After countless hours of research, creative engineering and construction, and sheer perseverance on the part of the Board of Supervisors and so many other people, the dream of creating an easily accessible public park at Government Island has finally come true....