Feb. 9 Board of Supervisors Meeting Features 5 Presentations
Feb. 5, 2009
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, at its meeting on Monday, Feb. 9, 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. Information on the Feb. 9 meeting, including an agenda, can be found online.
Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard for its accomplishments in a 2008 competition sponsored by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. The Honor Guard placed first in the best-dressed category and second in the marching competition. The annual event is held at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize Bill Renner for his years of service to Fairfax County. Renner has served for 20 years as a football coach and physical education teacher in Fairfax County Public Schools at Mount Vernon, Langley and West Springfield high schools. Renner also is a nationally recognized expert on punting and kicking and has mentored college and National Football League punters.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the staff of Springfield Mall for its civic-minded response on Inauguration Day. They allowed more than 2,200 vehicles to park on the mall’s premises, which enabled many residents and visitors to participate in the inauguration event and ease the effects of the traffic in the vicinity of the nearby Metro station.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize Peter Braham for his years of service to Fairfax County. For more than two decades Braham was the lead staff member on numerous zoning applications for the Zoning Evaluation Division of the Fairfax County Department of Planning and Zoning. Projects he worked on include Kingstowne, Laurel Hill, the Tysons Urban Center and the Springfield Mall redevelopment.
The Board of Supervisors will designate the week of Feb. 15-21, 2009, as Engineers Week in Fairfax County and urges all residents to join in recognition and tribute to this diverse and talented group of professionals and the many ongoing contributions they make in Fairfax County.
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