Board of Supervisors Meeting Podcast Transcript: June 7, 2011
Welcome to the podcast of meeting highlights for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors meeting on June 7, 2011.
The Board approved a resolution to support the establishment of access
to the National
Museum of the U.S. Army from the Fairfax County Parkway.
The Board approved an agreement between the Metropolitan Washington
Airports Authority and Fairfax County for the county to construct
roadway and pedestrian improvements on- and off-site at the
Reston-Wiehle Avenue Metro station.
The Board deferred decision on revisions to Sections 3-2-57 and 3-3-57
of Chapter 3 of the Fairfax County Code pending further legal opinion
from the Office of the County Attorney. If approved, the changes would
make elected public officials ineligible to participate in the Deferred
Retirement Option Program (DROP). An elected public official is defined
as a member of the Board of Supervisors, the Sheriff, the
Commonwealth’s Attorney or the Clerk of the Fairfax County Circuit
- The Board recognized:
- The 2011 Lord and Lady Fairfax honorees.
The Fairfax County Police Department for its participation for
more than 25 years in the
Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run
The Langley High School Girls Swim Team for winning the 2011
Liberty District and Northern Region Virginia AAA
Frank Bensinger, principal of Forest Edge Elementary School,
Reston, for more than 25 years of service to Fairfax
- Maureen Marshall, principal of Garfield Elementary School, Springfield, for being named the Fairfax County Public Schools Principal of the Year and receiving a Washington Post Distinguished Educational Leadership Award.
- The Fairfax County Police Department for its participation for more than 25 years in the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run
- The Board also designated June 12-18 as Army Strong Week in Fairfax County.
That’s all for this podcast of meeting highlights for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, thanks for listening.
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