FY 2010 Budget Timeline Announced
Feb. 17, 2009
Fairfax County Executive Anthony H. Griffin will present his proposed fiscal plan for FY 2010 to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Monday, Feb. 23, at 10 a.m. during the regularly scheduled board meeting.
The meeting is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Board Auditorium of the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. The meeting will be shown live on Fairfax County Government Channel 16.
The county executive’s presentation also will air again on Channel 16 on Friday, Feb. 27, at 9 p.m. and Friday, March 6, at 9 p.m. It also will air as part of the Board of Supervisors meeting replays on Tuesday, Feb. 24, beginning at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 28, at 10 a.m. In addition, it will be available throughout the month of March as video-on-demand on the county’s Web site.
Budget committee meetings are scheduled for Monday, March 16, at 2 p.m.; Monday, March 23, at 1:30 p.m.; and Friday, April 17, at 2 p.m. in the Government Center, Conference Rooms 9 and 10.
Public hearings on the FY 2010 fiscal plan have been set for Monday, March 30, at 7 p.m.; Tuesday, March 31, at 3 p.m.; and Wednesday, April 1, at 3 p.m. The Fairfax County School Board will make its budget presentation to the Board of Supervisors during the March 31 hearing, beginning at 7 p.m. Those wishing to speak at any of the public hearings should contact the Office of the Clerk to the Board at 703-324-3151, TTY 703-324-3903, to place their name on the speakers list or sign up online.
The Board of Supervisors has scheduled the budget markup session for Monday, April 20, at 10 a.m. The formal adoption of the budget is scheduled to take place on Monday, April 27, at 10 a.m. during the regularly scheduled board meeting.
All of the board’s public hearings will be held in the Board Auditorium of the Fairfax County Government Center and will be televised live on Fairfax County Government Channel 16.
Staff from the Department of Management and Budget will be available to
speak to civic organizations, homeowners associations and community
groups regarding the proposed fiscal plan for 2010. To arrange a speaker,
contact the department at 703-324-2391, TTY 711, or e-mail
NOTE TO MEDIA: Copies of the budget will be available to the media on Monday, Feb. 23, as the county executive begins his presentation. Anthony H. Griffin and other county staff also will be available for media questions in the Press Room (Room 158) of the Government Center immediately following the morning session of the Board of Supervisors meeting. Media outlets needing any assistance should contact the Office of Public Affairs at 703-324-3187, 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