Planning Commission

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8:00 AM-4:30 PM M-F

703-324-2865
TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 552
Fairfax, VA 22035

Jill G. Cooper,
Executive Director

Ways To Provide Public Hearing Testimony

All persons wishing to present their views on these subjects may call the Planning Commission Office at 703-324-2865, or register online at https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/planningcommission/speaker no later than 3:00 p.m. the day of the meeting, to be placed on the Speakers List. Starting with the September 16, 2020 meeting, testimony may be provided in-person, by telephone, or by pre-recorded YouTube video. Videos need to be submitted no later than 9 a.m. the day prior to the Planning Commission meeting. In addition, written testimony and other submissions will be received at 12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 552, Fairfax, 22035 and Plancom@fairfaxcounty.gov.

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 aforementioned subjects, are on file and available for review at the Planning Commission Office and on the County’s website at www.fairfaxcounty.gov. To make arrangements to view the documents, please contact the Planning Commission Office at 703-324-2865.

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. All televised government meetings are closed captioned. For other accommodations, please call the Planning Commission Office, 703-324-2865, TTY: 711 (Virginia Relay Center), as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the public hearing.

Written Testimony (Online)

Submit written testimony, including attachments, with a reference to the case number in the subject line if you have it, via email to Plancom@fairfaxcounty.gov.

By Phone

You can also testify during the hearings by phone. Once you’ve signed up to provide testimony you can indicate that you wish to do so by phone when the Planning Commission staff contacts you to confirm you are testifying.  If you are providing testimony by phone you will receive a call, originating from 703-324-1000, just before your turn. If speaking as an individual you have five minutes, if speaking on behalf of a civic or homeowners association you have ten minutes.

Video

Members of the public can submit recorded video testimony via YouTube for any public hearing. Once you’ve signed up to provide testimony you can indicate you wish to do so by video when the Planning Commission staff contacts you to confirm you are testifying. Comments must be limited to issues relevant to the application. If speaking as an individual you have five minutes, if speaking on behalf of a civic or homeowners association you have ten minutes. Videos links must be submitted to Plancom@fairfaxcounty.gov and will be shown in the order you appear on the speakers list. Links must be submitted by 9 a.m. on the date prior to the public hearing.

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