May “County Magazine” Program
Fairfax County Office of
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 551
Fairfax, VA 22035-0065
703-324-3187, TTY 711, FAX 703-324-2010
April 24, 2006
May “County Magazine” Program Highlights Pandemic Flu Planning in Fairfax County and More
Viewers of this May’s “County Magazine” on Fairfax County government Channel 16 will get insight into a variety of topics affecting Fairfax residents, including how the county is preparing to address the complex issue of pandemic flu. Dr. Gloria Addo-Ayensu, director of the Fairfax County Health Department, will discuss pandemic flu and provide information and resources on pandemic flu.
Other topics on the May “County Magazine” program include the county’s involvement with community organizations and local businesses at a summit meeting to discuss ending homelessness in the county within 10 years. You’ll also have the chance to meet outstanding people who volunteer their time to serve their community at the 14th annual Volunteer Service Awards ceremony and hear about upcoming events and programs in celebration of our country’s 400th anniversary.
“County Magazine,” with host Gail Condrick, can be viewed each Monday at 7 p.m.; Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday at 3:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. The program also may be viewed on the Internet anytime during the month through Channel 16’s video-on-demand service at www.fairfaxcounty.gov. For more information about “County Magazine” or any of the other award-winning Channel 16 programs, call 703-324-5930, TTY 711 or visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov.
Named the best government access cable television station in the nation by the Alliance for Community Media, Channel 16 celebrates over 20 years of connecting Fairfax County and its residents. Channel 16 is available in Fairfax County on the Cox Communications cable system and in Reston on Comcast Cable system. Channel 16 programming includes live meeting coverage of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals, as well as regular programs such as “Consumer Focus,” “Parks Plus+” and “Senior Times.”