Board of Supervisors Alert:
The Board of Supervisors meets electronically (due to the State of Emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic) at 4:00 p.m. on April 28, 2020.
Following the release of the FY 2021 Updated Budget Proposal In Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic on April 7, 2020, the Budget Public Hearings, related to the FY 2021 Budget, FY 2020 Third Quarter Review, and FY 2021-2025 Capital Improvement Program, originally scheduled for April 14 (starting at 4:00 p.m.), April 15 (starting at 3:00 p.m.), and April 16 (starting at 3:00 p.m.) were moved to April 28 (starting at 4:00 p.m.), April 29 (starting at 3:00 p.m.), and April 30 (starting at 3:00 p.m.).
If you previously signed up for the Budget Public Hearings that were to be held on April 14, 15, and 16, the Department of Clerk Services will be in contact with you shortly.
Budget Public Hearings on April 28, 29, and 30 are to be held electronically due to the State of Emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, this means that no in-person testimony will be heard, but there are several ways that you can testify:
Those wishing to testify via phone or video must register by signing up online here or by calling the Department of Clerk Services at 703-324-3151, TTY 711. Speakers to testify via phone must sign up to testify no later than 12:00 p.m. the day of the hearing to be placed on the Speakers List. Speakers testifying via video must sign up and submit their video no later than 9 a.m. on the day prior to the hearing. For both phone and video testimony, you are given three minutes to speak as an individual; if you are the spokesperson for a group, you are given five minutes. More information on the three ways to testify can be found here.
As required by law, copies of the full text of proposed ordinances, plans and amendments, as applicable, as well as other documents relating to the Board of Supervisors meetings, are online, but are also on file and available for review with the Department of Clerk Services. To make arrangements to view the documents, please contact the Department of Clerk Services at 703-324-3151, TTY 711.
Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs, services and activities and supports the Americans with Disabilities Act by making reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities. For other accommodations, please call the Department of Clerk Services at 703-324-3151, TTY: 711 as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled public hearing.