March 21, 2017

There are quite a few meetings happening tomorrow that you may want to attend. Here is the relevant info:

Board of Supervisors:  The BoS is having two regular meetings tomorrow, one at 3PM where the school budget will be presented and one at 7Pm for discussion of the Fa...

BTW is always looking for input from the community.  We are fortunate to have the thoughts of the activist Mehltretters,  the adorable family pictured above.  When the Mehltretters learned of the potential for redistricting coming to their neighborhood, they hit the st...

March 20, 2017

About 85 people showed up at the Augustine North annual community meeting tonight, most of whom were there to hear Wendy Maurer and Patricia Healy, Rockhill Reps on the BoS and SB respectively, discuss the Forge redistricting issue.  BTW has been surprised by the lack...

March 15, 2017

Thanks to Amy Hall, the wonderful mind behind the Facebook page Stafford Growing Pains, we have some more information about a possible change in zoning that would allow for more apartments to come to Stafford.  If you are not following Amy's page on FB, you should be....

March 14, 2017

Last week, BTW did an analysis of the above map, which shows how many active housing developments there are in Stafford County, to show how the coming housing units will affect the CFHS district in the years to come.  Find that post HERE.  Just as a reminder, the very...

March 6, 2017

With so much attention on the impact on the Forge community, BTW wanted to get a little perspective from the other schools this initiative will affect.  We asked Cherice Taylor to share her thoughts on what this redistricting effort means to North Nation.   Cherice,  a...

March 4, 2017

  

Thanks to BTW reader Alex Saavedra, we have gotten our hands on a neat piece of information that may prove to be enlightening.  Mr. Saavedra acquired the map below from the Stafford County Geographic Information System (GIS) Office.The map has not been foun...

March 3, 2017

I have been following this issue for a while now and I realized that I have not done what I am encouraging all of you to do, reach out to our School Board directly.  To be honest, I have been focusing my efforts on simply getting information, processing it and getting...

March 3, 2017

Regardless of whether you believe they are to blame for this situation, you have to feel for the School Board.  It's easy to gossip with neighbors or air grievances on social media about the "obvious" fix for the shameful predicament in which we find ourselves.  It's e...

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Round 1: Cardinal Meadows development and Cluster Ordinance status quo heard by Planning Commission..get a big no thanks

March 1, 2018

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Round 1: Cardinal Meadows development and Cluster Ordinance status quo heard by Planning Commission..get a big no thanks

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