Dec. 7 Board of Supervisors Meeting Features 7 Presentations
Dec. 4, 2009
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, at its meeting on Monday, Dec. 7, scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m., will make the following presentations to residents and county staff. For more information, call 703-324-3187, TTY 711. More information on the Dec. 7 meeting, including an agenda, can be found online.
Mountain View Alternative High School
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the principal and staff of Mountain View Alternative High School. Mountain View is currently ranked sixth in Virginia for SOL test performance in Algebra I and English Reading. The school also has no minority student achievement gap, with 100 percent of its African-American and Latino students having passed the math and English SOL tests.
Fairfax County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Fairfax County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association for its 80th anniversary. The association was incorporated in 1929 and involves all volunteer fire departments in Fairfax County and those that serve the cities of Fairfax and Falls Church who provide and participate in automatic aid agreements that benefit residents of Fairfax County.
Senior Center Without Walls Supporters
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the leadership of Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church, Burke United Methodist Church and Durga Temple for being the first organizations to support the Senior Center Without Walls. The Senior Center Without Walls is a public-private partnership among the residents of Burke, West Springfield, Fairfax Station, local businesses, places of worship and Fairfax County Government. It was created to provide a variety of programs, activities and services to older adults in this community.
Women’s Group of Mount Vernon
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Women’s Group of Mount Vernon for its work to keep victims of domestic violence safe and offenders accountable. The Women’s Group was selected by the Virginia Attorney General’s Community Recognition Program to receive recognition from the Verizon Wireless Hopeline Program.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize Bobby Dittmann for his years of service to Fairfax County. Dittmann served 25 years in the Environment and Facilities Inspections Division of the Fairfax County Department of Public Works and Environmental Services.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Greater Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, commercial property owners and businesses for adopting a portion of the VDOT right of way to mow during 2009.
Noman Cole Jr. Pollution Control Plant
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Noman Cole Jr. Pollution Control Plant of the Fairfax County Department of Public Works and Environmental Services for receiving a Platinum Peak Award from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies. The plant is 100 percent compliant with the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System effluent quality standards. This is the 11th consecutive year it has received the award
Contact: Merni Fitzgerald, Director, Office of Public Affairs
703-324-3189, TTY 711, Media Pager: 703-324-NEWS (6397)
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