Waterford Citizens Association virginia

Waterford Citizens' Association of
Waterford, Virginia

The Waterford Citizens' Association (WCA) was established in 1954 to support the citizens of the Waterford School District in the preservation of our historic heritage and to promote citizen involvement in the Waterford community.

Some of our functions include:

  • Advocacy of community interests including traffic, planning, and zoning.
  • Funding and organizing the Fourth of July celebrations including a parade, games, potluck dinner, and other activities.
  • Beautification of village, planting trees along village roads, and roadside cleanup

Some of our Successes

- Stopping through truck traffic

- Letter to HDRC on the Simms House destruction, Water use and traffic related to elementary school proposal
- Post Office stop sign letter to supervisor, Stop sign survey
- Preserving Phillips Farm from development.
- Worked with the County and the Waterford Foundation to establish village house numbers.
- Brought a court case stating that the Environmental Protection Agency was obliged to reinstitute procedures mandated by section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act before a contemplated expansion of an existing sewage system can go forward.

 

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