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.
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 www.aarp.org/taxaide, or call 1-888-227-7669.
Stuff the Bus and Help ACCA Help Feed Fairfax County Families
During the winter, community food pantries run low on non-perishable food to assist individuals and families in need within our community. Additional "Stuff the Bus" events are scheduled through Monday, February 18, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at local grocery stores. For more information, and a list of donation sites, collection dates, and times, call 703-222-9764; TTY 711, or visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/neighborhood-community-services/stuff-the-bus.
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.