Week in McLean

Week in McLean

McLean Community Center to Hold Hearing on Programs

The McLean Community Center Governing Board is anticipating the completion of the renovation of its Ingleside Avenue facility later this year. Once completed, there will be additional multipurpose rooms and an enclosed courtyard, among other enhancements. In anticipation of the move back, the Board is asking Dranesville district residents, “What kinds of additional programs and services would the community like?

The Board invites residents of Small District 1A-Dranesville to a Public Hearing on FY 2020 Programs to be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28, at the Center’s temporary administrative office, 6631 Old Dominion Dr. The hearing will be followed by the Board’s regular monthly meeting for March. All meetings of the board are open to the public. The hearing is one step in planning for the FY 2020 budget cycle, which begins July 1, 2019 and ends June 30, 2020. The Center’s divisions include the Robert Ames Alden Theatre and The Old Firehouse, located at 1440 Chain Bridge Rd. Residents of the Center’s tax district who attend the meeting can voice their opinions on current Center offerings and make suggestions for improving current programs or adding new initiatives.

Residents who wish to speak at the hearing may call the Center at 703-790-0123, TTY: 711, to have their names placed on the speakers’ list. They also may submit comments by mail, fax (703-556-0547) email (george.sachs@fairfaxcounty.gov) or in person up to seven days after the hearing. Residents who want to find out if they live within the Center’s tax district or who want more information, may call the Center at 703-790-0123, TTY: 711, or visit: www.mcleancenter.org.

Sunrise Senior Living Ranks Highest in Customer Satisfaction

Sunrise Senior Living, an international company with its local headquarters in McLean, is the first-ever senior living provider to earn the distinction from J.D. Power of highest in customer satisfaction among senior living communities. Sunrise opened its first community in Fairfax, Virginia more than 35 years ago to create alternative living options for seniors that emphasize quality of life. Today, Sunrise operates 322 communities in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.

Sunrise operates approximately three dozen communities in the D.C./Northern Virginia/Maryland area, including the recently opened Sunrise at Silas Burke House. Communities in Bethesda and Chevy Chase are on track to open next month. In addition to providing care to seniors in this market, Sunrise provides local job opportunities for the area’s workforce.

Century 21 New Millennium Sales Team Receives Recognition

Todd Hetherington, broker/owner of Century 21 New Millennium has announced that Century 21 Real Estate LLC recently recognized its Karen Close & Company sales team with the Grand Centurion Team award following 2017 sales totals. The Grand Centurion Team award is presented to those independent Century 21 franchise sales teams that earn $1,110,000 in sales production or 318 closed transaction sides within the calendar year.

"The level of success that Century 21 Karen Close & Company has achieved truly exemplifies the commitment of our people to our new mission: to defy mediocrity and deliver extraordinary experiences," said Nick Bailey, president and chief executive officer, Century 21 Real Estate LLC.

Century 21 New Millennium is a full-service brokerage located at 6641-A Old Dominion Drive, McLean.