Senator Tim Kaine visits the Valley

Senator Tim Kaine visited the area this past week making stops in Winchester, Frederick County and Front Royal.

While in Winchester, he visited the Emil and Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center and spoke on the importance of the future of Career and Technical Education.

He then went to Frederick County’s new water treatment which is under construction.

While in Front Royal, he spent time with the family of the former Front Royal mayor, George Banks.

He visited the family’s home along the newly renamed road in his honor and spoke on his ability to “build bridges” in the community.

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Front Royal finances Police Headquarters

front royal town hall

Front Royal Mayor Chris W. Holloway announced that the town has closed on a $8.4 million loan with United Bank.

In a refinancing deal for the Town’s Police Headquarters.

Enabling the Town to refinance the existing Warren County Economic Development Authority’s construction loan on the Police Headquarters.

The original loan was at 3.0% interest over 9 years the new deal with United Bank is at 1.87% interest over 10 years.

Mayor Holloway called it exciting news for the taxpayers of Front Royal Warren County.

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