County Executive Presents Proposed Budget Feb. 23
Feb. 17, 2010
Fairfax County Executive Anthony H. Griffin will present his proposed budget for FY 2011 to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 10 a.m. following presentations to residents at the regularly scheduled board meeting.
The meeting will be held in the Board Auditorium of the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. It will be shown live online and on Fairfax County Government Channel 16. The public also can follow the highlights of the meeting through Twitter.
The county executive’s presentation will be available as video-on-demand and air again on Channel 16 on Sunday, Feb. 28, at 9 p.m. and Friday, March 5, at 9 p.m. It also will air as part of the Board of Supervisors meeting replays on Friday, Feb. 26, beginning at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 27, at 10 a.m.
Public hearings on the FY 2011 fiscal plan have been set for Tuesday, April 6, at 6 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday, April 7-8, at 3 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.
Board of Supervisors budget committee meetings are scheduled for Tuesday, March 16, at 1 p.m. and Friday, March 26, at 2 p.m. The board’s budget pre-markup session has been scheduled for Friday, April 16, at 2 p.m. and the markup session for Tuesday, April 20, at 10 a.m. The formal adoption of the budget is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, April 27, at 10 a.m. during the regularly scheduled Board of Supervisors 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.
Summary of Important Dates
|Proposed FY 2011 Budget Presentation||
Feb. 23, 10 a.m.
|Board of Supervisors Budget Committee Meeting||
March 16, 1 p.m.
|Board of Supervisors Budget Pre-markup Session||March 26, 2 p.m.|
|Public Hearing||April 6, 6 p.m.|
|Public Hearing||April 7, 3 p.m.|
April 8, 3 p.m.
|Board of Supervisors Budget Markup Session||April 20, 10 a.m.|
|Formal Adoption of Budget||April 27, 10 a.m.|
NOTE TO MEDIA: CDs of the budget will be available to the media on Tuesday, Feb. 23, as the county executive begins his presentation. The information also will be posted online. Anthony H. Griffin and other county staff 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 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