JOINT BOARD MATTER
Supervisors Catherine Hudgins, Dana Kauffman and Joan DuBois
June 6, 2005
An Old Glory*Ous Celebration for Flag Day Mr.
Tysons Corner Center is hosting an Old Glory*Ous Celebration
for Flag Day on June 14, 2005 at the Tysons Corner Center.
This will be the first-of-its-kind national partnership of
multiple shopping center developers and the AMVETS and VFW
organizations and will feature simultaneous raising of the
flag and recognition ceremonies at 1:00 pm, Eastern Standard
Time with more than 400 shopping centers nationwide. At the
Tysons Corner Center location, colors will be presented by
the Edison High School ROTC color guard. Additional highlights
include a display of local patriotic artwork by Armstrong
Elementary School's first grade students and a choir performance
by the fifth and sixth graders of Spring Hill Elementary.
up to the celebration, shoppers will be encouraged to sign
a pledge to fly the American flag on Flag Day, distributed
with the help of Z104.1 FM, the Boy Scouts of America, Veteran
volunteers, Fairfax County Public School "Classroom on
the Mall" students, and the Military Severely Injured
Joint Support Operations Center on Saturday, June 11, from
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Hecht's Court.
Mr. Chairman, I move that the Board show unanimous support
for this event by proclaiming June 14, 2005, as "Tysons
Corner Center Old Glory*Ous Flag Day Celebration Day"
and direct staff to prepare a proclamation to be read at the