Announcements and Events


General Meeting - Wednesday February 13 at 7:30 pm

posted Feb 10, 2019, 10:12 AM by Cathy Gruber   [ updated Feb 10, 2019, 10:15 AM ]

Special Presentation:
The Trash and Recycling Life Cycle 
 
Fairfax County Recycling Coordinator, Erica Carter, will share what happens to our trash and recyclables after they're picked up from our curb. Three trash removal companies have been invited. Champion has confirmed; AAA/Republic and American have not.
 
Agenda
 
7:30       Introductions
7:35       Presentation and Q&A
8:30       Discussion on  Best of Braddock Nominations
8:40       New Business from Members
9:00       Meeting Adjourns
 
Join us in Braddock Hall, adjacent to Supervisor Cook's office at 9002 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, Va.
George Becerra
Chair, Braddock District Council

Aging in Place Presentation Jan. 16

posted Feb 3, 2019, 1:31 PM by Cathy Gruber

Braddock District Council Aging in Place Presentation on Wednesday, January 16th at 1 pm, Kings Park Library Meeting Room, 9000 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, VA.

History of Braddock District: How Braddock Has Changed; What Has Made Braddock One of the Best

by The Honorable Sharon Bulova, Former Braddock Supervisor, Current Chairman, Board of Supervisors

Fairfax County. Light Refreshments Served

Monthly Meeting January 9, 2019

posted Feb 3, 2019, 1:11 PM by Cathy Gruber   [ updated Feb 3, 2019, 1:12 PM ]

Happy New Year to everyone, and I hope everyone had a joyous holiday season! 

Join us in Braddock Hall, adjacent to Supervisor Cook's office at 9003 Burke Lake Rd, for our monthly meeting this Wednesday, January 9th, at 7:30 PM.

Agenda

7:30        Introductions
7:35        HOA Assistance - Presenter from the Fairfax County 
Federation of Citizens Associations
8:00        Proposed BDC Meeting Topics and Dates for 2019
8:30        Discussion and Vote for Vacant Secretary Position
8:40        New Business from Members
9:00        Meeting Adjourns

George Becerra
Chair, Braddock District Council

Community Leaders Roundtable October 10

posted Sep 22, 2018, 8:08 AM by Mike P

Civic association and homeowners’ association leaders are invited to this year's Annual Roundtable with Supervisor Cook.   This will be taking place on Wednesday, October 10 at 7:30 PM in Braddock Hall, 9002 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA.  This is your opportunity to ask questions and share any concerns with Supervisor Cook and your fellow community leaders.  Many of you have attended in the past and the feedback we have received is that it is a meeting of value to all of you.  Supervisor Cook is looking forward to seeing many of you once again.  If you have any questions before the meeting, please feel free to contact, Ann Sharp, at 703-425-9300 or ann.sharp@fairfaxcounty.gov.  One important item on the agenda for this meeting is the future of the Braddock District Council.  Participation in the Council has been declining.  Supervisor Cook wants to hear your views on how the Council can be reformed to better meet our communities’ needs, or whether it should be disbanded.

2018 Best of Braddock Awards and Picnic--July 11 6-8pm

posted Jul 11, 2018, 11:19 AM by Mike P   [ updated Jul 11, 2018, 11:20 AM ]

The Braddock District Council will host their annual Best of Braddock Awards and Picnic on July 11 from 6-8 p.m. at the Braddock District Supervisor’s office. Please join us as we honor members of our community who are being recognized for their contributions of their time and talent and energy that make the Braddock District an attractive place to live, work and raise our families. They are:
Marilynn Sitts – Olde Forge/Surrey Square Civic Association, Hospitality Chairperson
Donna Fricas – Olde Forge/Surrey Square Civic Association, Little Free Library Project Coordinator
Sarah Lennon – Kings Park West Civic Association, KPWCA Parks and Lake Chairperson, Leader of the Road Warriors Cleanup Team
Cathy DeLoach and Mary Hovland - Long and Foster Mary and Cathy Team, Second Ever Kings Park WestTour of Homes
Judy Nitsche – Friends of Kings Park Library, Book Sale Chair
Evan Braff – Fairfax County Neighborhood and Community Services, Neighborhood College Coordinator

March 14 Meeting on Advertised FY 2019 County Budget

posted Feb 28, 2018, 6:51 AM by Mike P   [ updated Feb 28, 2018, 6:52 AM ]

Time:  7:30-9:30 pm
Location: Braddock Hall, 9002 Burke Lake Road, (in Library Building)
Join us for a presentation by staff from the County Executive's office about the FY2019 Advertised Budget Plan. The plan includes a recommended 2.5 cent increase per $100 assessed value on residential real estate.

 

February Meeting with Braddock District School Board Member

posted Jan 19, 2018, 7:24 PM by Mike P   [ updated Jan 19, 2018, 7:26 PM ]

The next BDC meeting will be on the second Wednesday in February (February 14th). Ms.Megan McLaughlin, our Braddock District member of the School Board, will talk about FCPS issues.  She'll present the upcoming FCPS budget request and discuss the reasoning behind and rationale for the various components and amounts requested.  We will have plenty of time for questions.  Since it will be Valentine's Day we'll have some chocolates to share.

October 11 Meeting on Emergency Preparedness

posted Sep 19, 2017, 4:48 PM by Mike P

Please join us for our October meeting focused on Emergency Preparedness.
Time:  7:30 - 9:30 pm
Location: Braddock Hall meeting room in the Kings Park Library building
9002 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA

ANNUAL BRADDOCK DISTRICT PICNIC AND BEST OF BRADDOCK HONORS

posted Jul 9, 2017, 9:38 PM by Mike P

Please join us on July 12th to enjoy the annual Braddock District Picnic at the Kings Park Library/ Braddock Supervisor's Offices (9002 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA 22015).  We'll kick off the evening with BBQ from Red, Hot and Blue at 6 PM and then top off the festivities with the famous BoB (Best of Braddock) Honors at 7 PM. 

Monthly Meeting June 14, 7:30pm

posted Jun 11, 2017, 8:48 AM by Mike P

Join us in Braddock Hall, adjacent to Supervisor Cook's office at 9003 Burke Lake Rd for our  monthly membership meeting. This is our customary primary annual business meeting with review of membership, expenditures and budget as well as annual elections.  Calls for candidates to serve on the Board were published to member organizations on May 12th.  Each candidate will have time allotted to address the audience before voting takes place.  All member organizations are encouraged to have a designated representative attend the meeting to cast their votes.
On June 14th we will also be announcing the names of the "Best of Braddock" awardees with those awards to be presented during the July 12th Braddock District Picnic.

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