In Prince William budget process, focus is on libraries — At Tuesday night’s public hearing on Prince William County’s fiscal 2015 budget, a parade of representatives of various county services, including firefighters, nurses and librarians, lined up to tell county supervisors why they need more money next year.[Washington Post]

Stafford speakers support schools — More than 30 concerned Stafford County residents filled the Board of Supervisors’ chambers Tuesday to discuss the proposed real estate tax rate and the creation of a countywide stormwater district. [Fredericksburg.com]

Peak toll paid by Beltway HOT lane drivers topped $11 this month – Time is money, and the price is going up: The peak toll paid by drivers in the HOT lanes on the Capital Beltway topped $11 this month. [Washington Post]