Public Affairs

Fairfax County, Virginia

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Tony Castrilli,
Director of Public Affairs

News Releases

Fairfax County Veterans Docket Celebrates Graduation, Jan. 25


The Fairfax County Veterans Treatment Docket will hold a graduation ceremony Thursday, Jan. 25, marking the successful completion of 24 months of comprehensive treatment and supervision by a military veteran.

The ceremony is set for 2:45 p.m., Courtroom 1E, Fairfax County Courthouse, 4110 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax. The public is invited. The guest speaker will be James…

Fairfax County Considers Allowing Suburban Office Buildings be Converted Into Other Uses


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Community meeting on Jan. 29, at 6 p.m., at the Fairfax County Government Center to introduce a proposed change to the county's land use plan to allow empty office buildings in suburban neighborhoods to be converted into other uses. The Planning Commission is scheduled to hold a public hearing on March 22, and the Board of Supervisors on May…

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule Jan. 15, 2018


Fairfax County Government offices are closed Monday, Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. However, some facilities are open and schedules vary. For specific schedule information, please click on the appropriate link below.

Public Schools and School Offices Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule Jan. 15, 2018

Small Businesses Can Now Be Recognized Under Fairfax’s Green Business Partners Program


Small businesses can now participate in Fairfax County’s Green Business Partners Program, and they can seek help from the county on ways to make their businesses more environmentally sustainable.

The program recognizes companies for their…

New Year, New County Government Website!


A new, modern, resident-focused website is critical for Fairfax County Government’s digital business and informational future.

After many months of work, here is the initial version of a new county government website at https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov.

New Year, New County Government Website!

It’s Bitter Cold Outside: 5 Things You Should Know


We didn’t get the large snow amounts many of our neighboring areas did, but we sure are experiencing the bitter cold temperatures! And forecasters are calling for even colder temperatures through Sunday.

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Attend a Jan. 24 Community Meeting Launching Fairfax County’s Zoning Modernization Project


Fairfax County is holding its first community meeting on Jan. 24 as it moves forward to modernize its 40- year old Zoning Ordinance.

The meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in conference rooms 4 and 5 at the Fairfax County Attend a Jan. 24 Community Meeting Launching Fairfax County’s Zoning Modernization Project

Fairfax County General Assembly Delegation to Hold Pre-2018 Session Public Hearing Jan. 6


The Fairfax County delegation to the General Assembly will hold a hearing for public comment regarding the upcoming 2018 session on Saturday, Jan. 6. The forum begins at 9 a.m. in the board room of the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax with parking available in front of the…

New Circuit Court Judge David Oblon Receives Official Commission Jan. 5


David A. Oblon will be presented his official commission as a Fairfax Circuit Court judge on Friday, Jan. 5, at 4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Courthouse, Courtroom 5J, 4110 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax. The public is invited to attend the investiture ceremony. (The…

Activities to Make it Through Winter Break With Your Kids


Winter break is already underway for Fairfax County Public Schools, which are closed through Jan. 1.This also means your kids will be home for more than two weeks. That's a lot of hours to fill for working parents and bored kids.

The good news is we have several options that will help make winter break fun.

Park…