Since 2008, the Woodbridge Potomac Communities Civic Association (WPCCA) has been working to build a cleaner, safer community by organizing volunteers to address issues of land use, environment, transportation, and development through meaningful acts of service.

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The Woodbridge Potomac Communities Civic Association was started in October of 2008 by volunteers who wanted to see a better Woodbridge and were willing to work together to develop a plan to improve the community. 

Citizen involvement is what makes a strong community and a strong Civic Association. Our purpose is to unite the communities of Woodbridge to address issues such as land use, environment, transportation and development. WPCCA will also participate in civic matters throughout Prince William County, Virginia.

Any resident, business, non-profit organization or property owner in the Woodbridge Magisterial District, eighteen years of age or older, may join WPCCA. Membership requires annual registration and attendance of at least one meeting per year. The group meets nine times a year, the third Thursday of each month, taking off July, August, and December.

The Woodbridge Potomac Communities Civic Association works with its members and the local government to make Woodbridge better every day.

Guiding Smart Growth, Development & Land Use

Review and comment on proposed residential and commercial developments, ensuring projects comply with smart growth principles and design guidelines.
Led efforts to approve the $12M resolution to underground utilities on the Route 1 corridor as part of the on-going widening project.
Provided public testimony on the North Woodbridge Small Area Plan, envisioning this County gateway as a vibrant, transit-oriented, town center.
Spearheaded petition to impanel a grand jury declaring Jefferson Plaza a “public nuisance,” resulting in a judge’s order to demolish a long-blighted building.

Building Community & Strengthening Neighborhoods

Host and co-host stream, park, neighborhood and roadway clean-up projects. Recent event collected 3 tons of vard waste and unwanted household items, 1000 lbs of recycled glass, and a truckload of paper for shredding.
Ensure that local history will live on for decades, putting 6 hours of oral history on record with the Library of Congress through the StoryCorps Project.
Enable residents to stay informed of local matters and upcoming events via its website and Facebook page, followed by 400 people (200% growth over 5 years).
Keep residents informed of state legislation through Annual Legislative Briefing.

Protecting—And Connecting—Our Environment

Highlight environmental matters and showcase outdoor assets with River Boat Cruise on the Occoquan, also partnering with organizaitons that protect our waterways.
Supported Neabsco Creek Boardwalk project; engaged community with programming.
Preserve natural resources by co-hosting beautification programs, Neabsco and Route 1 Cleanups and Litter Prevention.
Advocated for construction of 14 miles of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail and for creation of the 50-mile Pedestrian & Bicycle Loop, connecting people to trails, footbridge, boardwalk and sidewalks

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