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Website – The Official Website of Clarke County, Virginia.

Clarke County Zoning Office – For information and links to county applications, ordinances, zoning maps and officials.

Clarke County Planning Department - Since its establishment by the Virginia General Assembly in 1836, Clarke County has valued its land and its people. One of the hallmarks of government in Clarke County is its effort to conserve the County’s agricultural character and natural environment.

Clarke County Building Department - The purpose of the Clarke County Building Department is to ensure the health, safety and welfare of the residents of the county in relationship to the construction, use and design of buildings and structures through the enforcement of statewide building codes during design and construction.

GIS Mapping - The information contained throughout this site is not to be construed or used as a "legal description". Map information is believed to be accurate but accuracy is not guaranteed.

Business Licenses - A business license is required for all businesses operating from a base in the unincorporated area of Clarke County or entering into Clarke County for the purpose of conducting business.


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Electric Service - Dominion Virginia Power provides the regulated delivery (distribution) of electricity to your home or business. Ask your local utility about what electricity supplier choices are available to you.

Water & Sewer Service - The Prince William County Service Authority is the premier institution in the Washington Metropolitan Area for purveying safe and reliable drinking water and environmentally sound water reclamation.

Columbia Gas of Virginia - Columbia Gas of Virginia, with headquarters in Chesterfield County, is one of the nine energy distribution companies of NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI).  Serving approximately 240,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers, Columbia Gas of Virginia is the third largest natural gas utility in the state. 


The Official Website - of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Business One-Stop - Are you thinking of starting a business in Virginia and need more information? The links on this site are a listing of numerous topics that you may want to consider before starting your business.

Virginia Economic Development  - For out of state resources information.

VDoT – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responsible for building, maintaining and operating the state's roads, bridges and tunnels.

Adopt a Highway - The Adopt-a-Highway program provides an opportunity for you or your family, business or civic group to clean up litter.

VDot Traffic Data - All of the traffic data publications that The Virginia Department of Transportation produces are available to the public on this web site.  The most recent editions are for calendar year 2008.

Food Services - The Virginia Beach Department of Public Health, Office of Environmental Health Services, has over fifteen hundred food services facilities under permit. The Food Protection Program consist of four major categories; Facility Plan Review, Food Service Personnel Training, Regulatory Inspections & Enforcement Actions.

Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) – Controls the distribution of alcoholic beverages; operate efficient, conveniently located retail outlets; enforce the laws of the Commonwealth pertaining to alcoholic beverages and youth access to tobacco products; and provide excellent customer service, a reliable source of revenue, and effective public safety.

Virginia Department of Business Assistance - The mission of the Department of Business Assistance is to promote economic growth by helping Virginia businesses prosper.

License Lookup and Disciplinary Actions - The Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation provides information regarding the licensee, complaint histories, and disciplinary actions involving licensees. Search by name, license number, or zip code.

Chapter 1 - District of Columbia S.C.O.R.E. Chapter

U.S. Census Bureau - American FactFinder web site. Why pay for your demographic information twice?

Top of Virginia Regional Chamber of Commerce - The geographic proximity of Clarke-Frederick-Winchester to the metropolitan area gives our community the best of both worlds. Take advantage of the slower pace, and lower cost of living, while being in the heart of history and beauty.

The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington - Representing restaurants and the food
service industry in the District of Columbia, Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties.


* Clarke County, VA
Clarke County, VA is comprised of many unincorporated neighborhoods and "Urban Villages" that are often referred to as if they were incorporated towns but these areas do not have their own governmental structures. Please refer to the County website for more information.

The Incorporated Towns of Clarke County, Virginia

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