The Braddock Beacon, July 2012


 

Supervisor Cook Initiates Campaign to Combat Neighborhood Speeding in Fairfax County
At the Board of Supervisor’s meeting on June 19, the Board unanimously approved a board matter that Supervisor Cook submitted jointly with Supervisors Hyland and McKay. The submission directs County staff to begin to develop a campaign focused on addressing traffic concerns and safety issues – particularly speeding through our neighborhoods.

The Storm of the Century (Again)
Last week we experienced a Derecho, a widespread, straightline windstorm that, while uncommon, is not unheard of in North America.

Braddock Neighborhood News
We have a lot going on right now here in the Braddock District. The following are a few of the community events from the last month:
    Guinea Road Closure
    Inovacares for Seniors is now Operational
    Transportation Enhancement Grants
    Park Authority Board Unanimously Approves Monticello Park Master Plan

Braddock District Environmental Updates
This section is a round-up of park and environment focused articles of importance to the Braddock District and includes the following: 
    The Rebuild Warehouse is Back
    Name That Stream
    Green Breakfast: Energy Action Fairfax

Braddock Community Events for June
This section is a round-up of community events and articles of importance to the Braddock District and includes the following: 
    Evolution of Fairfax on Channel 16
    Meals on Wheels Needs your Help
    Independent Living Seminars
    Need Help to beat the Heat?
    Shredding Saturday and Electric Sunday
    Register for Northern Virginia Senior Olympics       

Ongoing Braddock District Land Use Cases
This section is a round-up of land use articles of importance to the Braddock District and includes the following: 
    Cardinal Forest Shopping Center/TD Bank
    Terra Centre Elementary School
    Fairfax County Public Safety Center Headquarters       

Supervisor Cook in the Community
This section is a round-up of events that Supervisor Cook attended in the month of June.

 


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