Town Hall Meeting on Proposed Increase to Athletic Services Application Fees
April 6, 2009
Springfield District Supervisor Pat Herrity will host a town hall meeting on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. on the proposed increase to athletic services application fees. The meeting will be held in the West Springfield High School Cafeteria, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield.
The FY 2010 Advertised Budget proposes raising application fees to $13 per participant per team per season or $35 per team for tournaments or $120 per facility for one-time use. The current fees are $5.50 per participant per team per season or $15 per team for tournaments or $50 per facility for one-time use.
The revenue from the application fees is directed into three
- Synthetic turf field development – Supports the development of synthetic turf playing surfaces.
- School diamond field expanded maintenance program – Supports an expanded level of maintenance on Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) diamond fields heavily utilized by the community.
- Gym custodial fee support – Supports the provision of custodians for sports organizations utilizing FCPS gyms during their primary scheduling season.
For more information on the town hall meeting, call the Springfield District Office at 703-451-8873, TTY 711.
Contact: Merni Fitzgerald, Director, Office of Public Affairs
703-324-3189, TTY 711, Media Pager: 703-324-NEWS (6397)
To request this information in an alternate format, call 703-324-3187, TTY 711