Latest City Council timing on street rename project

Per MWCA email May 7, with updates based on the May 10 City Council meeting. Street Renaming Vote moved to June 28 Hello Mosby Woods Neighbors, In an effort to gain feedback from residents who are just learning of the Connecting Fairfax City for All initiative, and due to unforeseen travel schedules of some City Council members, the City Council has moved the public hearingContinue reading “Latest City Council timing on street rename project”

Street Names Poll Results

Street Names PollFrom April 4 through April 14 the Mosby Woods Community Association conducted a poll of the Mosby Woods community with the goal of understanding the community perspective on changing the name of streets that are identified by the City’s Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) in their 2021 report to the City Council.   TheContinue reading “Street Names Poll Results”

City next steps on street rename, upcoming open house

The City Council meeting from April 12 is available to watch online. Several of our neighbors spoke their views related to potential street name changes at the open comment period (0:46:00). The meeting also included about an hour of Council and City staff discussion of the recommended new policy for city street renaming and for historic markers (2:09:00). BothContinue reading “City next steps on street rename, upcoming open house”

Carolyn Sutterfield – Women of Influence award

Congratulations to our neighbor, Carolyn Sutterfield. Carolyn has volunteered with the Mosby Woods Community Association as our Mosby Woods Village chairperson for many years.  In this role she helps our community by coordinating efforts to provide senior learning opportunities, personal assistance, ride-sharing, and other services through the Shepherd’s Center of Northern VA.   Mrs. Sutterfield has beenContinue reading “Carolyn Sutterfield – Women of Influence award”

MWCA President’s Message: Naming Projects

This content was originally published in the March edition of the Tattler. At some point we come to the realization that the only constant is change. Many of us, including me, are uncomfortable with changes in our lives, however change happens regardless of whether we are comfortable or not. On Tuesday, March 1, the CityContinue reading “MWCA President’s Message: Naming Projects”

City progresses rename project, shares next dates

The City Council’s Working Session March 1 included discussion of the Connecting Fairfax for All effort. Updates from our Community Association will be available in the next Tattler, but here is a brief summary of the March meeting. City staff shared a presentation in which they outlined the upcoming dates for Council action: April 5.Continue reading “City progresses rename project, shares next dates”

The 3rd Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll is Coming Up!

Looking for a great way to keep perspective and focus upon gratitude in this challenging season, while also supporting our less fortunate Fairfax area neighbors in a meaningful way? The Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll — a celebration of our families, our health, our community, our beautiful neighborhood, our neighbors, our friends, and allContinue reading “The 3rd Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll is Coming Up!”

Halloween decorating contest winners

Thank you to everyone who decorates and makes our neighborhood fun and festive! The competition was intense, but our team of family judges carefully tabulated their rankings. The Grand Prize Winner is…  3226 Plantation – The Donohue’s flamingo house!  The Honorable Mentions are… 10237 Brigade 10222 Antietam 10311 Shiloh St. 3103 Jesse Ct. While you’reContinue reading “Halloween decorating contest winners”