Welcome to Lovettsville!
The Town of Lovettsville is located in northern Loudoun County, just two miles south of the Potomac River. Lovettsville has been a thriving small community since it was originally settled by German immigrants in the 1730s. Today, Lovettsville is known for its small town character, as it blends centuries of history with an exciting future.
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TOWN SERVICE REQUESTS AND AFTER HOURS EMERGENCIES
For after hours water/sewer emergencies, please call 540-822-0155. This phone number will immediately send a voice mail message and text message to a Town representative who will respond to your request as soon as possible.
For all other emergencies, please call 911.
News and Information
Town of Lovettsville Elections - May 1, 2018
The following seats on the Lovettsville Town Council will be on the ballot for the May 1, 2018 election:
The Mayor shall be elected at large by the qualified voters of the Town and his/her term of office shall be for two years (June 30, 2020).
• Three Council Member seats with terms expiring June 30, 2018. The Council Members shall be elected at large and their term of office shall be for four years (June 30, 2022).
• In addition, there will be a Special Election to fill a vacancy on the Council created by a resignation. The term for this seat is for two years (June 30, 2020).
The Mayor and Council Members so elected shall qualify and take office on July 1, following their election, and shall continue to serve until their successors are duly elected, qualify and assume office. Any person qualified to vote in Town elections shall be eligible for the office of Mayor or Council Member.
Candidacy Requirements and Filing Deadline
The deadline for filing is Tuesday, March 6, 2018 by 7:00PM. For information on candidacy requirements, what to file and, where to file, go to the Virginia Department of Election’s website:
About the Town Council
The Lovettsville Town Council is the governing body that is responsible for setting all policies and standards for the operation of Town Government, adopting all ordinances and resolutions, adopting the annual operating and capital budgets, setting all tax rates, adopting the five-year Capital Improvement Program, setting all user fees, approving land use and rezoning decisions, and adopting the Town’s Comprehensive Plan. Members of Town Council will serve a four-year staggered term. One member may be appointed to the Planning Commission as the Town Council’s Representative to the Planning Commission.
For more information about the role of the Town Government, please refer to the Lovettsville Town Charter.
NEW: Town Hall Videos
Town Council and Planning Commission meetings are now available through our new video/audio platform! This new platform provides:
- Access to the meeting agenda and related documents (generally the Friday prior to the meeting).
- Access to recorded meetings and live streaming of meetings (starting in August).
- Links on the agenda to allow for easy navigation to a particular agenda item.
- Search capabilities.
To view a meeting go to the TOWN HALL VIDEOS page.
FY 2018 Town Calendar
Click HERE for a copy of the FY 2018 Town Calendar which includes Town Council Regular Meetings, Planning Commission Meetings, Town Events, and Holiday Office Closures.
New Office Hours - Beginning Wednesday, May 10
Lovettsville Town Hall will be closed to the public on Wednesdays, except by appointment. You can still make a payment by leaving it in the drop box on the front door. The office hours the rest of the week remain unchanged – 8:30AM to 4:30PM on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
|2016 Water Quality Report (CCR) Now Available |
Information about the Town of Lovettsville's water quality for 2016 is now available here
New Town of Lovettsville Sign (Zoning) Requirements
The new sign ordinance adopted by the Town in May is now available to view here.
Town of Lovettsville - Requesting Public Records
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), located § 2.2-3700 et seq. of the Code of
Virginia, guarantees citizens of the Commonwealth and representatives of the
media access to public records held by public bodies, public officials, and
record is any writing or recording - regardless of whether it is a paper
record, an electronic file, an audio or video recording, or any other format -
that is prepared or owned by, or in the possession of a public body or its
officers, employees, or agents in the transaction of public business. All public records are presumed to be open,
and may only be withheld if a specific, statutory exemption applies.
of FOIA states that the purpose of FOIA is to promote an increased awareness by
all persons of governmental activities. In
furthering this policy, FOIA requires that the law be interpreted liberally, in
favor of access, and that any exemption allowing public records to be withheld
must be interpreted narrowly.
For more information, click on the links below:
The Rights of Requesters and the Responsibilities of the Town
of Lovettsville Under the Virginia Freedom of
Information Act (Adopted April 6, 2017).
Freedom of Information Act Request Form and Schedule of Fees (Adopted April 6, 2017).
If you have any questions, please contact the Town Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 540-822-5788.
FY 2018 Town Manager's Recommended Budget
Click HERE for a copy of the FY 2018 Town Manager's Recommended Budget which was presented to the Town Council on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Additional budget documents can be found below:
FY 2018 Budget Spreadsheet
FY 2018 Budget Spreadsheet Cheat Sheet
2016 Town of Lovettsville Annual Report Now Available
Click HERE for the Town's 2016 Annual Report. This document explains all of the many activities and projects the Town has been involved with over the past year.
2015-16 Comprehensive Plan Amendment
The amendment to the 2011 Comprehensive Plan adopted by the Town Council on February 9, 2017 is available on the Comprehensive Plan page by clicking HERE.
2015 Water Quality Report (CCR) Now Available
Information about the Town of Lovettsville's water quality for 2015 is now available here.
Lovettsville Square - Phase 1 Now Leasing!
NVRetail is actively leasing Lovettsville Square, a mixed use development that will include a 17,500 SF retail building conveniently located on Route 287 at the intersection of W. Broad Way in the heart of Lovettsville. For more information, click HERE or call NVRetail at 703-448-4312.
Alert Loudoun 2.0
The Town of Lovettsville uses Alert Loudoun 2.0 to share information about traffic issues, water and sewer emergencies, and other Town services or urgent information. Click HERE to sign up for Alert Loudoun 2.0.
Lovettsville Miniature Replicas are on Sale
Click here to see the full collection of Town replicas. Replicas can be purchased at the Lovettsville Town Hall.
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