Citizen Services


For information about courts and judicial services, click here.

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency events can occur quickly and without warning. Planning for any emergency requires considering all likely scenarios. If you are able to stay at home, electricity, water, heat, air conditioning, telephone service and transportation could be disrupted or lost for a considerable amount of time.  For information about getting prepared and what to do in […]


To find information about a specific parcel including ownership, schools attended, and voting place and precinct information, visit GIS Quick Info.


Central Library and Independent Hill Neighborhood Library are both located within the Coles district.  For more information about the Prince William Public Library System, click here.

Mental Health

For information about mental health services provided in the county, click here.


Prince William County’s services to communities are provided by Neighborhood Services, a division of the Department of Public Works. Neighborhood Services works with residents to ensure properties are safe and well kept. When properties in a community are not maintained, it is preferable for neighbors to talk to neighbors. But when residents cannot get results […]


The Coles district boasts numerous parks including George Hellwig Memorial Park and Howison Homestead Park.  For more information about the parks located in the county, visit

Public Schools/SAC

The mission of Prince William County Public Schools is to provide a world-class education to children in the county.  For more information about the Prince William County Public Schools, visit

Public Transportation/Commuters

There are several sources of information about local public transportation and commuting.  Click here for a comprehensive list of resources.


The responsibilities of the Prince William Area Agency on Aging include: Maintaining the independence and quality of life for older persons and their families. Advocating, educating, coordinating and implementing programs and services for older adults. The Agency serves older adults, their families and caregivers in the tri-jurisdictional area of Prince William County, the City of Manassas and […]

Social Services

The Department of Social Services employs more than 300 employees – approximately 10 percent of the County’s workforce – who have professional credentials in social work, employment and career planning, criminal justice, and information technology. The Department provides County residents with a range of services, including employment and support, child welfare, and adult and residential […]


The County is always in search of volunteers to assist agencies including Fire & Rescue, Libraries, Cooperative Extension and the Area Agency on Aging.  Click here for more information and a list of current volunteer opportunities.

Voter Registration & Elections

For information about upcoming elections, past election results and registering to vote, visit

Other Resources

2-1-1 Virginia: Coles District Civic Association: Commonwealth of Virginia: Court Appointed Special Advocates of Greater Prince William: Dale City Civic Association: Dale City Volunteer Fire Department: Habitat for Humanity: Historic Prince William: Hylton Performing Arts Center: Keep Prince William Beautiful, Inc.: Lake Jackson Volunteer Fire Department: Lake Ridge […]