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*STAR* Shootout Oct 9th

*STAR* – Stanardsville Area Revitalization, will hold its 12th annual *STAR* Shootout golf tournament on Monday, October 9th at Greene Hills Club.  This is *STAR*’s only fundraising event of the year.  All proceeds support *STAR*’s on-going efforts working with the … Continue reading

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Stanardsville Awarded $1 Million Downtown Revitalization Grant

The Town of Stanardsville was awarded a $1 million Downtown Revitalization grant on September 2, 2016 by the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD).   The funds will be used for façade improvements on several commercial buildings on Main Street; … Continue reading

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Downtown Revitalization Planning Grant Approved

Stanardsville has been awarded up to $35,000 in Planning Grant funds by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) to prepare a comprehensive Business District Revitalization grant due in March, 2016.   DHCD notified Mayor Gary Lowe in October … Continue reading

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Firm Selected for Phase II Streetscape Project

The Town of Stanardsville’s Selection Committee for the Phase II Streetscape Improvements Project interviewed interested firms on Thursday, August 27 for engineering and project management of the federally funded Main Street pedestrian improvements.  The project involves the design of a … Continue reading

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DHCD Planning Grant Approved

The Town of Stanardsville has received preliminary approval from the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) of its request for a Planning Grant, submitted by *STAR* on behalf of the Town, to prepare a comprehensive Community Improvement Grant … Continue reading

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Phase II Selection Committee Appointed

The Town of Stanardsville has established a Selection Committee to evaluate proposals submitted by interested engineering firms to provide design and administrative services for the Phase II streetscape project.  That project, funded in part through a federal grant award of … Continue reading

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Perry Foundation Grant Match Met

*STAR* has raised the required $10,000 in donations by the June 1st deadline to match the grant approved by the Perry Foundation in 2014 to help fund the Phase II Stanardsville Streetscape Project.   On behalf of the Town, the official … Continue reading

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