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Closings & Delays for Monday, March 3, 2014

Local school systems

Prince William County

— On Monday, March 3, 2014, all Prince William County Public Schools will be closed due to expected inclement weather in certain areas. Code Red for employees. All school division activities including Professional Development sessions are cancelled. SACC will not open.

Stafford County

— All Stafford County Schools are closed on Monday, March 3, 2014. Employees are Code Zero.

All schools and offices are closed. No employees shall report to work today.


–Manassas City Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 3, 2014 due to expected hazardous weather conditions. Code Blue for employees. All extracurricular activities and school events are also cancelled.

Manassas Park

— From the school system:  All Manassas Park City Schools will be closed Monday, March 3, 2014 due to inclement weather.

Employee Code Red. The School Board Budget Session is rescheduled to March 4, 2014.


— DoDEA schools closed today 

Colleges and universities

Northern Virginia Community College: NOVA day and evening classes and activities are canceled Mon., March 3 due to inclement weather. All campuses and administrative offices are closed. Please refresh your browser for the latest update.

Mary Washington  University: Due to adverse weather conditions predicted for Monday, March 3, the University will be closed on the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Dahlgren campuses. Administrative and staff offices will be closed. All classes and activities are canceled. Monday evening exams at the Stafford campus will be rescheduled for later in the week; students will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

Germanna Community College: Due to inclement weather all Germanna locations will be closed Monday, March 3, 2014.

Military installations 

Quantico Marine Corps Base: MCB Quantico operating status is Code Red for March 3.

The base will be closed Monday. Only emergency and essential personnel are required to report.

Fort Belvoir: Fort Belvoir offices are CLOSED on Monday, March 3, 2014. Emergency and Telework-Ready Employees must follow their agency’s policies. Non-emergency employees (including employees on pre-approved paid leave) will be granted excused absence (administrative leave) for the number of hours they were scheduled to work.

Federal Government


FEDERAL OFFICES in the Washington, DC, area are CLOSED. Emergency and telework-ready employees required to work must follow their agency’s policies, including written telework agreements.

Local government

Prince William County

Prince William County Government is closed Mondy, Mar. 3. All County government offices will be closed for business. Emergency personnel shall report as scheduled.

Prince William County Courthouse is closed Monday, Mar. 3. All cases and proceedings will be rescheduled by the clerks of the court when the courthouse reopens. Grand Jury has been rescheduled to March 10. Term Day has been rescheduled to March 11. Judge O’Brien’s returning jurors are to report on Tuesday, March 4.

Senior Centers are closed Monday, Mar. 3.

Adult Day Healthcare closed Monday, Mar. 3.

Stafford County 

Due to the high volume of snow and ice Stafford is expected to receive throughout the day, Stafford County government offices will be closed today.

All courts will be closed.

The landfill will open on time but will re-evaluate later.

Woodlands Pool and the Stafford Gymnastics Center are closed.

Schools are closed as well with a code zero.

Manassas Park 

City offices will open two hours later than usual and employees will be authorized to take liberal leave.


On Monday, March 3, 2014, City of Manassas employees are on liberal leave for non-essential employees should not report to work.

Due to the impending snow event, the City of Manassas is declaring a Snow Emergency effective at 8 p.m. on March 2, 2014. This means that cars parked along designated snow emergency routes are subject to towing and fines.

Snow emergency routes in the City of Manassas are as follows: Dumfries Road/Route 234, Hastings Drive, Godwin Drive, Liberia Avenue, Richmond Avenue, Fairview Avenue, Grant Avenue, Wellington, Road, Ashton Avenue, Cockrell Road, Nokesville Road/Route 28, Center Street, Prescott Avenue, Sudley Road/Route 234, Church Street, Zebedee Street, Centreville Road/Route 28, Mathis Avenue, Portner Avenue and Euclid Avenue.

Once the snow event is over, the City will issue a termination of the snow emergency and will reopen these streets to parking.


Local transportation 

Virginia Railway Express

Due to the heavy snow fall forecast for the area, VRE will not operate any train service tomorrow Monday, March 3 and our offices will be closed.

We will continue to monitor the storm and travel conditions in order to make a decision about service for Tuesday, March 4, hopefully by Monday afternoon. Please stay tuned to Train Talk, Twitter, Facebook, and our website about any service changes.

Stay safe and warm. As always, thanks for riding VRE.

OmniRide, OmniLink buses 

Based on the latest National Weather Service forecast, PRTC WILL NOT operate any bus service on Monday, March 3.


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