As previously noted, the City is requesting public input on new street names through September 30. The option to contribute is still available through the online survey on Engage Fairfax. Additionally a paper form is now available. View the PDF here or pick one up at the Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center. Dropoff locations forContinue reading “City details street name input process”
If you receive a parking ticket, be aware of some recent fake tickets. Details are available at this wjla.com article including what the tickets look like and what to do if you may have received one.
With the City Council vote complete as of July 12, 14 streets will be renamed. The City is now requesting input on new name ideas. Visit this new Engage Fairfax page for links to Frequently Asked Questions and to the name idea survey.
Tonight the City Council voted to rename all of the street names up for consideration. The vote was conducted street by street for each of the 14 streets identified as having Confederacy themes by the Stakeholder Group in their report last fall. Eight of the 14 streets to be renamed are in Mosby Woods: ConfederateContinue reading “City Council votes to rename all 14 street names up for consideration”
A note from City of Fairfax: The Fairfax City Council has deferred action on the street names vote until July 12 because a councilmember is unable to participate in the June 28 meeting. The public hearing and Council action on whether to adopt a new city seal will be held as planned on Tuesday, JuneContinue reading “Street Names Vote Deferred to July 12”
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”
Here are some opportunities Fairfax City asked MWCA to share with you. ***** This Friday, May 20, 6-9 a.m. – Stop by Old Town Square to help celebrate Bike to Work Day! Where: Old Town Square (University Dr & North St) When: Friday, May 20, 6-9am Why: Free t-shirts, snacks, and swag; great raffle prizes from local businesses likeContinue reading “Join in City Bike Month Events”
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”
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”
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”