Transcript Board of Supervisors Highlights Podcast

Fairfax County PodcastsBoard of Supervisors Meeting ~ Oct. 30, 2018

Welcome to the podcast of meeting highlights for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.

 

The Board:

  • Received the Virginia Association of Counties awards for county programs.
  • Authorized advertising a public hearing regarding renaming the Ravenwood Precinct
    polling location; changing the street address for the Belvoir Precinct polling location and relocating the polling locations for the Cedar Lake and Centerpointe precincts.
  • Authorized advertising a public hearing regarding a proposed zoning ordinance amendment that includes repeal and replacement of Article 12, Signs, to include changes. The proposed amendment is an initiative under the Zoning Ordinance Modernization (zMOD) project.
  • Delegated the authority to administer and regulate the sale and rental of workforce dwelling units to the Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority.
  • Approved the proposed Stormwater Device Maintenance Agreement between Fairfax County and VDOT and a resolution authorizing the directors of the Department of Transportation and the Maintenance and Stormwater Management Division to execute the agreement for specific projects.
  • Authorized FCDOT to apply for funding through the VDOT Pedestrian Safety Action Plan Grant Program.
  • Approved the Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority issuing tax-exempt and/or taxable bonds and authorized the FCRHA to apply to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for tax-exempt bond allocation and make a Housing Blueprint loan to acquire and rehabilitate the Parkwood Apartments in Falls Church.
  • Authorized advertising a public hearing regarding leasing county-owned property at the Workhouse to the Workhouse Arts Foundation.
  • Held a public hearings and approved a cluster subdivision and a waiver of minimum district size for approximately 5.39 acres in McLean.
  • Held a public hearings and approved a plan amendment to include flexibility to repurpose existing non-office commercial structures, such as retail uses, to compatible alternative commercial, service, office, light industrial, governmental or institutional uses. Fairfax County Eases the Conversion of Empty Retail Stores to Other Uses 

 

The Board made presentations to community groups and individuals.

  • The Board recognized:
    • The Fire and Rescue Department and the Department of Public Safety Communications for the successful 2018 Fill the
      Boot campaign.
    • The 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

The Board designated:

    • November 2018 as American Indian Heritage Month

 

That’s all for this podcast of meeting highlights for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, thanks for listening. For more information about the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, including full meeting minutes and documents, visit the county Web site: www.fairfaxcounty.gov. This podcast is produced by the Fairfax County, VA, government.