Week in Springfield

Week in Springfield

Community Meeting for Burke Road Set for June 18

Supervisor Pat Herrity (R-Springfield) and the Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) will hold a public meeting regarding the Burke Road Project on Monday, June 18, 2018, at 7 p.m., in the Springfield Governmental Center, 6140 Rolling Road, Springfield.

The meeting will cover three projects: Burke Road realignment, VRE Rolling Road parking lot expansion and the Burke Road speed study.

Meeting attendees will have an opportunity to review project plans and display boards at 7 p.m. FCDOT staff will give a formal presentation at 7:15 p.m. and then host a question and answer period after.

Comments are due by close of business, Friday, July 6, 2018, and may be submitted in person at the meeting; via the online feedback form; in writing to FCDOT at 4050 Legato Road, Suite 400, Fairfax, VA 22033; or by calling 703-877-5600 or TTY 711.

For more information, visit the project page at: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/transportation/projects/burke-road-realignment.

Assistance League Named Business Partner of the Year

The Assistance League of Northern Virginia has been selected by Prince William County Public Schools to receive a 2018 Business Partnership of the Year Award. Assistance League was nominated by both Yorkshire and Loch Lomond Elementary Schools in Manassas. Both schools participate in the Weekend Food for Kids program, which provides food bags for the weekend to children in both schools as well as to four other Title 1 schools in the City of Alexandria and in Fairfax County. The non-perishable food helps feed children in food-insecure households.

For more information on The Assistance League of Northern Virginia, please check our website at www.assistanceleague.org/northern-virginia