Partner Agencies: Community Development


Our mission is to be responsible stewards of County resources in supporting programs provided by agencies which address the individual and community needs.

Who Are We?

Agencies Include:

Fredericksburg Regional Alliance

  • A public/private economic development marketing partnership created to provide a single source for comprehensive demographic, economic, and commercial real estate information in the region while also providing a wide range of services designed to facilitate the creation of jobs and capital investment while diversifying the economy and increasing the tax base.

George Washington Regional Commission

  • The Commission provides a broad array of services including, regional environmental, energy-conservation, hazard mitigation, and rural transportation planning programs; operation of ride connect, the region's nationally-recognized rideshare brokerage that facilitates and promotes vanpooling and transit use.

Tri-County/City Soil and Water Conservation District

  • The agency provides technical assistance, information, educational programs, volunteer opportunities, and newsletters to citizens on many aspects of water quality, nonpoint source pollution, and stream health.

Watershed Property Manager

  • The program is a joint effort with Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania. It provides for a Watershed Property Manager responsible for overseeing and protecting the watershed property by conducting routine monitoring and inspections.

Rappahannock River Basin

  • The program guides the stewardship and enhancement of the Rappahannock River's water quality and natural resources.

Budget Summary

Notable Changes


  • George Washington Regional Commission decreased based on per capita calculation
  • Tri-County decreased based on request
  • Fredericksburg Regional Alliance increase based on per capita