Board of Supervisors - Mason District

Fairfax County, Virginia


Welcome to the Mason District homepage! It is designed for easy use, and I hope you will find the information both helpful and timely. Special features include Mason Matters!, my twice-a-year newsletter, information about reserving the public meeting rooms at the Mason District Governmental Center, and other meetings and activities throughout Mason District. Links to county agencies also are included. Please refer to the Web site often, and don't hesitate to contact me. - Penelope A. "Penny" Gross, Mason District Supervisor

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Our office is open 8:30AM-6PM M-F

Mason District Governmental Center
6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA 22003
Penelope A. "Penny" Gross,
Board of Supervisor

Penny Gross was first elected to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors for the Mason District in November 1995, and was re-elected to her sixth term on November 3, 2015. Ms. Gross also is vice-chair of the Board, and she chairs the Board’s Personnel Policy and Reorganization Committee, and the Board’s Environment Committee.

Peace Valley Lane Walkway Project

The Fairfax County Department of Transportation is hosting a Public Information Meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019, from 7-9 p.m. at Justice High School, 3301 Peace Valley Lane in Falls Church.  The Open House format will consist of project display boards, and a brief presentation at 7:15 p.m.  The project entails construction of a concrete 5 ft. wide sidewalk with utility strip that is approximately, 900 ft. long, on the south side of Peace Valley Lane.  The sidewalk would connect to the existing sidewalk at the cul-de-sac, and the existing crosswalk approximately 150 ft. east of the entrance of Justice High School.

Tax Preparation Available in Mason District

AARP volunteers are providing free tax assistance through Monday, April 15, 2019 (federal tax returns), at the Mason District Governmental Center, 6507 Columbia Pike in Annandale.  File Virginia taxes before the deadline on Wednesday, May 1.  AARP volunteers provide walk-in service on Mondays and Thursdays from 1 to 8 p.m.Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.; Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Please note: No Tax-Aide service on President's Day, Monday, February 18, 2019.  All returns are filed electronically.  Bring documents, such as last year's tax return, a photo ID, and all Social Security cards.  Residents with illnesses or infirmities, which confine them to their homes, may schedule appointments with AARP for tax preparation services by calling 571-766-6268.  For more information about AARP Tax-Aide, visit, or call 1-888-227-7669.

Public Safety Service Areas

Did you know that Mason District is served by three different police stations? Learn more about the Franconia, Mason, and West Springfield Police Stations.

Bike Fairfax Interactive Map

There are many trails and bike routes throughout Fairfax County that are suitable for all ages and abilities. Whether you are going for a spin around the neighborhood, biking to work or school, or enjoying your local park on two wheels, the Fairfax County Bike Map can help you find the best and most enjoyable route to your destination.