ABOUT DERRICK WOOD

Meet Our Mayor

Derrick wood is more than just our mayor

Derrick Wood is a father, husband, veteran, small business owner, and a community leader, who wants to help the Town of Dumfries be the best it can be. 

In the Marine Corps., Derrick learned commitment to our country, our communities, and our families. Derrick’s sense of duty and willingness to serve people, help him to bring people together and establish principles to accomplish the mission.

As a small business owner, Derrick understands the importance of watching every penny, sticking to a budget, and planning for the future. 

As a husband and father of three, Derrick and his family have lived in the Town of Dumfries for nearly 20 years.

mayor wood DEEPLY CARES ABOUT DUMFRIES AND ONLY WANTS THE BEST FOR ALL OF OUR FAMILIES

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Derrick has done the work

Increased revenues over 50% the last four years
Five-year outlook: Revenues expected to increase 300%  by FY24  

  • Gaming tax; 
  • DMV Select; 
  • Cell Tower Agreement; 
  • Bond Refinancing      

       

 

Overseen $800 million in new investment                                                                           

  • Route 1 widening ($180m)
  •  Rose Resort ($500m)
  • Rosie’s Gaming Emporium ($5M)
  • Townsquare ($55M)
  • Pillar Senior Housing Complex ($25M)
 
  • Stormwater Infrastructure ($3M) 
  • Broadband ($500K)
  • Roadway Maintenance ($1M)

WE must stay the course!! there is still so much more to be done. Re-elect derrick wood!!

my promises

What I Will Fight For

To Bring Jobs to Dumfries

To Bring Open Recreational Spaces to Dumfries

To Bring Roads to Dumfries so That Traffic Flows

MAyor Wood in Action

Derrick in the community