Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to Recognize Citizens and Staff and Issue Proclamations


Fairfax County Office of Public Affairs
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Fairfax, VA 22035-0065
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Feb. 20, 2004

 

Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to Recognize Citizens and Staff and Issue Proclamations

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, at its meeting on Monday, Feb. 23, beginning at 9:30 a.m., will recognize the following citizens and staff for their accomplishments and issue two proclamations. For more information, call 703-324-3187, TTY 703-324-2935.

Westfield High Bulldogs Capture Title
Go Team!
The football team of Westfield High School, Chantilly, will be recognized for winning the Virginia state championship and completing the season with a 14-0 record.

Running for a Good Cause
On Your Mark, Get Set …
The committee of the Virginia Run Turkey Trot, Centreville, will be recognized for initiating this civic event. Begun 15 years ago, it is an established tradition in the Sully District of Fairfax County. More than $200,000 has been raised for Inova Health System’s nonprofit program for cancer patients and their families since the race was first held.

Jack Kelso to be Honored
If You Build it They Will Come
Jack Kelso, of Kingstowne, will be recognized for eight years of serving the residents of the Lee District and Fairfax County on the Planning Commission. During his tenure, Kelso encouraged business development along Route 1 and in Springfield, as well as the development of Kingstowne.

Board of Supervisors and School Board Jointly Issue Proclamation
March is Purchasing Month
The Board of Supervisors and the School Board will jointly proclaim March as Purchasing Month in Fairfax County. Public purchasing and materials management professionals in Fairfax County, through professional development and certification from accredited programs, dedicate themselves to pursuing efficiency in the operation of government and providing the highest value for taxpayers’ dollars.

Many Languages, One Voice
Publication for a Diverse Population
The Fairfax County Police Department, Human Rights Commission, citizens and civic organizations will be recognized for initiating and participating in partnerships to develop a brochure identifying what constitutes a bias incident and the level at which an encounter becomes a bias crime. “Stop Bias Crimes and Incidents in Fairfax County,� a tract issued in Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Hindi, Korean, Spanish, Urdu and Vietnamese, is the result of this collaborative effort.

National Engineers Week in Fairfax County
Did You Know?
The Board of Supervisors will designate the week of Feb. 22-28 as National Engineers Week in Fairfax County. Engineers anticipate and solve the needs of tomorrow by developing communities that will better withstand natural disasters, conserve natural resources and reduce pollution. The Board of Supervisors urges county residents to recognize engineers and the contributions they make in Fairfax County and throughout the world.

FAIRFAX COUNTY IS COMMITTED TO A POLICY OF NONDISCRIMINATION IN ALL COUNTY PROGRAMS, SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES AND WILL PROVIDE REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS UPON REQUEST. TO REQUEST SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS, CALL 703-324-3187, TTY 703-324-2935. PLEASE ALLOW FIVE WORKING DAYS IN ADVANCE OF EVENTS IN ORDER TO MAKE THE NECESSARY ARRANGEMENTS.

 


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