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Fairfax County produces a number of podcasts, giving you the opportunity to listen to county news and information while you're on the go.  Listen and subscribe to your favorite podcast - or all of them - and stay informed about Fairfax County.  For an archive of all county podcasts, visit our Soundcloud account.

Featured Podcast: "Connect with County Leaders"

On this edition of “Connect with County Leaders,” host Jim Person connects again with Fairfax County Executive Bryan Hill for a continuing discussion of the coronavirus and its effects on Fairfax County government operations as the county and Virginia are now in Phase Three of the "Forward Virginia" plan.

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Board of Supervisors Highlights

The "Board of Supervisors Highlights" podcast features news and actions from the latest Fairfax County Board of Supervisors meeting.

On this edition, hear highlights of action from the June 23, 2020, Board of Supervisors meeting.

A Word with Walter

“A Word With Walter” with Hunter Mill District Supervisor Walter Alcorn is a monthly opportunity to hear news from the Hunter Mill District.

On this edition, Supervisor Alcorn discusses his priorities as he embarks on his first term on the Board of Supervisors.

Connect with County Leaders

"Connect with County Leaders" is a regular opportunity to meet and connect with Fairfax County leaders and learn more about the latest county news, specific programs and services.

On this edition of “Connect with County Leaders,” host Jim Person connects again with Fairfax County Executive Bryan Hill for a continuing discussion of the coronavirus and its effects on Fairfax County government operations as the county and Virginia are now in Phase Three of the "Forward Virginia" plan.

County Conversation

The "County Conversation" podcast features Fairfax County Government employees and subject matter experts discussing programs, services and items of interest to residents.

On this edition of "County Conversation," host Jim Person talks with Charles Smith, DPWES, about the importance of stream health and stream restoration.

EnviroPod

Learn about the environment in Fairfax County. Listen to the "EnviroPod" podcast.

EnviroPod episode #19 features Shannon Curtis, chief, Watershed Assessment Branch, Public Works and Environmental Services, discussing human activity on the land and how that affects stream and watershed health.

Fairfax 50+

The "Fairfax 50+" podcast features discussions on issues, services and activities of interest to residents 50 and over.

On this edition, Phyllis Miller Palombi, a marriage and family therapist based in Reston and the Hunter Mill district representative on the Fairfax Area Commission on Aging, and Dr. Richard Hilburn, an internal medicine physician who works at the Veterans Administration in Cumberland, Md., discuss the "new normal" that has happened with the coronavirus and how older adults are dealing with the fear and social isolation caused by COVID-19.

Health and Safety

 

On this edition of the "Health and Safety" Podcast, learn about the Police Department’s 2019 annual report, lightning and summer food safety.

News to Use

On this edition of the "News to Use" podcast, learn about the Asian longhorned beetle, donations to help children and their families, avoiding swimming in stormwater, the Reston Community Center, Friends of Trees award nominations and Census 2020.

You're Making Me Read What?!?

Library Director Jessica Hudson and Deputy Director Christine Jones are librarians who love a great book but never agree on what makes a book great.

In this episode, Jessica picked a fantasy-filled historical fiction Christine was sure to love, "The Golem and the Jinni" by Helene Wecker. This podcast does contain spoilers, so please read the book before listening.

 

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