Projects & Initiatives

Countywide Strategic Plan

Countywide Strategic Plan

The first-ever Countywide Strategic Plan was adopted by the Board of Supervisors on October 5, 2021. The Plan focuses on 10 Community Outcome Areas and sets a clear, unified, community-driven vision for the next 10-20 years.

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One Fairfax Policy

One Fairfax

One Fairfax is a joint racial and social equity policy of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors and School Board. It commits the county and schools to intentionally consider equity when making policies or delivering programs and services.

It’s a declaration that all residents deserve an equitable opportunity to succeed — regardless of their race, color, sex, nationality, sexual orientation, religion, disability, income or where they live.

Initiatives

Initiatives

Diversion First

Diversion First logoDiversion First offers alternatives to incarceration for people with mental illness or developmental disabilities, who come into contact with the criminal justice system for low level offenses.
 

Energy & Climate Change

Carbon-Free Fairfax logoFairfax County is proactively working to address climate change and its various impacts from all angles: mitigation, adaptation, and resilience. There are also energy education and outreach programs to reduce your energy use and your costs.

Panhandling

hand outstretchedLearn about Fairfax County’s approach to help those people in need who request donations on local roadways and medians.

Prevention Teams, Initiatives and Coalitions

There are many ongoing collaborative approaches to addressing needs and issues in Fairfax. Initiatives exist to address domestic violence and assist with behavioral and physical health, school and work readiness.

Silver Shield Anti-Scam Campaign

Silver Shield Campaign ribbon logoThis campaign helps older adults avoid being scammed by sharing critical information about current scams.

Slow Down Campaign

Slow Down logoSpeeding is a major issue in our neighborhoods. Slow down! You live here. We live here.

Train Track Safety

police officers at train tracksTrespassing on train tracks is against the law and has led to deaths in our county. About every three hours, a person or vehicle is hit by a train in the U.S. and Fairfax County wants to end that trend.

Projects
Organizational Reports

Organizational Reports

Police Practices Review Commission Progress Report

The commission engages the community in an open and transparent process to recommend changes towards the goal of maintaining a safe community, ensuring a culture of public trust and making sure county polices provide for the fair and timely resolution of police-involved incidents.

Fire and Rescue Organizational Assessment Report

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