The Virginia General Assembly is currently considering a budget amendment to the 2018-2020 state budget that is of vital importance to putting the Brandy Station and Cedar Mountain Battlefields on the path towards becoming a state park. The Virginia State Senate has already approved this measure, now the House of Delegates must agree to this budget amendment before it can be adopted. Your senator did their part; now, it is critical that you call your delegate to ask that they do theirs.
Please use our simple click-to-call tool to ask your state delegate to support Senate Budget amendment 363 #2s that would direct the state to study the creation of a Brandy Station and Cedar Mountain State Park. Will you please lend your voice to make a short phone call urging your state delegate to support this measure?
This budget amendment is revenue neutral and would represent an important step in advancing the Brandy Station and Cedar Mountain State Park Alliance’s proposal to transform more than 1,000 acres of preserved land at these two battlefields into Virginia’s next state park. This acreage includes not only the site of Culpeper’s first and bloodiest Civil War clash at Cedar Mountain, but also Brandy Station, site of the largest cavalry battle ever fought in any war waged in the Western Hemisphere.
We’ve made the process simple with click-to-call technology. All you have to do is click here to call your state delegate and follow the instructions given. We’ll provide you with talking points and make sure that you’re patched through to the right offices.
This brief phone call will take just a few minutes of your time, but, in doing so, you will be helping to create a legacy that will last forever.