July 13 Board of Supervisors Meeting Features 5 Presentations
July 10, 2009
Editor’s Note: Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on sisterhood relationship with Songpa-gu, Seoul, Korea and Fairfax County in the Board Conference Room of the Government Center at 9:15 a.m. before the regularly scheduled Board of Supervisors meeting. They also will be recognized at the Board of Supervisors meeting where the mayor of Songpa-gu will address the board.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, at its meeting on Monday, July 13, 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 July 13 meeting, including an agenda is available online.
The Board of Supervisors will recognize Brian Hull, principal of Colin Powell Elementary School, for being named Virginia’s National Distinguished Principal. Hull has served as a principal for 24 years and has led Colin Powell Elementary School since 2003. He shares his expertise with the education community by serving as a course instructor for the New Teacher Mentor Program as well as serving as a mentor for fellow administrators.
Direct Support Professionals Appreciation Month
The Board of Supervisors will designate September 2009 as Direct Support Professionals Appreciation Month. These professionals are responsible for providing hands-on care for Fairfax County residents with disabilities who require long-term support.
Fairfax County Department of Community and Recreation
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the Fairfax County Department of Community and Recreation Services (CRS) for its 50th anniversary. CRS provides services, programs and activities that strengthen communities, responds to challenges, and encourage hands-on learning opportunities. CRS has a long and distinguished history of supporting the county’s most vulnerable populations by ensuring they have the opportunity to improve their quality of life and be successful and productive.
South County Secondary School Girls Varsity Softball
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the South County Secondary School Girls Softball Team for winning the Northern Virginia Regional championship. This is the first team regional title for South County Secondary School. The team finished its season with 23 wins and only one loss.
South Lakes High School Boys Track and Field
The Board of Supervisors will recognize the South Lakes High School Boys Track and Field Team for winning the Northern Virginia Regional championship. The team was led by senior Vincent Brown Jr., who was chosen as Athlete of the Year for the Spring 2009 Fairfax Extra All-Extra Teams, and selected as a Washington Post First Team All-Met athlete for Track and Field. The team also placed sixth overall at the Virginia AAA State Track and Field Championships.
Contact: Merni Fitzgerald, Director, Office of Public Affairs
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