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Herrity Announces Campaign Manager Lee Jackson

March 4, 2019

Today, Fairfax County Supervisor Pat Herrity (Springfield) announced the hiring of campaign manager Lee Jackson.

Kidsafe Center Opens in Burke

February 15, 2019

Robin Hill knows something about kids, safety, and preparing for emergencies. The mother of six, and having been foster mom to another forty-seven or so – the “kids” part – Hill and her team run an Allstate-affiliate insurance agency at 5222 Rolling Road in Burke – and that covers the safety and emergency-preparedness bit.

Rolling Valley Sign Becomes an Accident Victim

February 6, 2019

The monument sign at Rolling Road and Greeley Boulevard was hit last Friday night, window. Living on the corner of Rolling Road and Greeley Blvd., the accidents they’d heard don’t surprise them anymore, so they went out to investigate. A car had come off Rolling Road and hit the Rolling Valley monument sign, which was letters on a brick structure.

Letter to the Editor: Successful Program Goes Countywide

February 5, 2019

Last year, I heard Supervisor Pat Herrity speak about his efforts to have Fairfax County collect leftover prescription drugs. Supervisor Herrity fought hard to make this effort a reality in the face of skepticism from others that this program would succeed.

Human Trafficking: Preying on our Children

January 31, 2019

As we close out Human Trafficking Awareness Month, I wanted to share with you an op-ed I recently wrote for the Connection Newspapers that focuses on the heinous crime of Human Trafficking and what Fairfax County is doing to address it.

Sports Tourism Task Force Issues Interim Report

January 17, 2019

On June 6, 2017, the Board of Supervisors approved my motion to create a Sports Tourism Task Force. The Task Force was formed to better understand the potential economic impact of the $10 Billion and growing sports tourism market and how Fairfax County can take advantage of this market in order to diversify its tax base and develop facilities for its residents paid for in whole or in part by sports tourism-generated revenue.