Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to Recognize the Oakton HS Football Team
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Feb. 20, 2003
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to
the Oakton HS Football Team and Issue Proclamations
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, at their meeting on Monday, Feb. 24, beginning at 9 a.m., will recognize the Oakton High School football team for its achievements. Proclamations will be issued as listed below. For more information, call 703-324-3187, TTY 703-324-2935.
It’s All in How You Play the Game
The Oakton High School football team will be recognized for besting the incumbent Virginia State champion to win the Virginia AAA Division 6 Northern Region championship. The team, coached by Peter Bendorf, went on to win the AAA State Semifinals, qualifying them to play in the Virginia State championship contest.
March is Women’s History Month
A proclamation will be issued designating March as Women’s History Month in Fairfax County. This year marks the 155th anniversary of the Women’s Rights Movement resulting in securing for women the right to vote, own property and receive equal treatment in the workforce.
Including People with Developmental Disabilities Month
The Board of Supervisors will proclaim March as Including People with Developmental Disabilities Month in Fairfax County. In doing so, the Board will note that individuals with cognitive disabilities constitute one of America’s largest groups of citizens with disabilities. These citizens, with appropriate support, are productive and independent individuals who contribute to their communities and the well-being of others.
National Purchasing Month
The purchasing and materials management profession plays an important role in the quality, efficiency and profitability of businesses, organizations and governments throughout the United States. Noting that the primary mission of the Fairfax County Department of Purchasing and Supply Management is to provide responsive customer service and procure the best products/services from the best sources and at the best prices, the Board of Supervisors will designate March as National Purchasing Month in Fairfax County.