Week in Reston

Week in Reston

Septage Receiving Site Relocation Community Meeting

Hunter Mill District Supervisor Cathy Hudgins and Fairfax County Department of Public Works and Environmental Services are hosting a community meeting to obtain input on the potential relocation of the existing Colvin Run septage receiving site to the Park Authority’s Area 6 Park Operations/Lake Fairfax Maintenance facility. This meeting will be held on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, beginning at 7:30 p.m., at Bechtel Conference Center-ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, 20191.

The Department of Public Works and Environmental Services (DPWES) Waste Water Collection Division staff completed their Septage Receiving Site Feasibility Study, which is currently under review by the Fairfax County Park Authority. Information on the County’s septage receiving sites can be found on the website at http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/dpwes/wastewater/industrialwaste/septic.htm. For further details, contact Goldie Harrison at 703-478-0283.

Reston Planning and Zoning Seeks Members

The Reston Planning and Zoning Committee seeks candidates for membership on the Reston Planning and Zoning Committee. All residents of Reston over eighteen years of age are eligible to serve.

Members’ terms run for three years beginning Jan. 1, 2016. Associate members terms run for one year, also beginning on Jan. 1. Meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room, North County Government Center, North County Government Center, 1801 Cameron Glen Drive, Reston.

For more information about the Reston Planning and Zoning Committee or the committee appointment process, please contact Chairman Jared Willcox (jwillcox@lewarchitects.com) or Vice-Chairman Rob Walker (rwalker@gordon.us.com); or go to http://rpz.korchy.com/.

Photographers Invited to Exhibit

The Reston Photographic Society, a special interest group of the League of Reston Artists, seeks photographers to enter their work in the “RPS Clicks @ USGS” exhibit. Entry forms must be completed online by Feb. 26 and works dropped off on March 1. The exhibit and entry acceptance will be at the U.S. Geological Survey, National Gallery, 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr., Reston. Visit the LRA website at www.leagueofrestonartists.org to enter works in the exhibit and for more information on this and other events.