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Best of Braddock Nominations

posted Mar 30, 2019, 5:39 PM by Cathy Gruber   [ updated Mar 31, 2019, 8:07 PM ]

Deadline for Nominations May 31, 2019

BoB Awards will be presented at the Braddock District Council of Community Association’s ANNUAL PICNIC, Wednesday, July 10, 2019

The BoB Awards is a joint Braddock District Council of Community Associations and Braddock District Supervisor program to recognize citizens, organizations and businesses of the Braddock District whose excellent performance or contributions to the welfare, beauty, or strength of Braddock District deserve special recognition.

Nomination forms available below, in Word and PDF.

Please attach the nomination form with any documentation, letters of endorsement, pictures, or related materials that you consider supporting your nomination. Send the complete nomination package prior to May 31, 2019 and deliver, send by mail, or send by email to:

Best of Braddock Awards
c/o Supervisor John C. Cook & Braddock District Council
9002 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA  22015
Attn: Ann Sharp

E-mail:  ann.sharp@fairfaxcounty.gov

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Ann Sharp at the e-mail address above, or call 703-425-9300.

March 20 Discussion of Proposed County Budget

posted Mar 29, 2019, 6:12 PM by Cathy Gruber

Wednesday, March 20 at 7:30 pm
 
This is your opportunity to get the details of and ask questions about the proposed County budget. We'll be joined by County Executive Bryan Hill and Chief Financial Officer Joe Mondoro, as well as by Supervisor Cook who will lend his perspective. 
 
Agenda
 
7:30       Introductions and Announcements
7:40       Presentation of FY2020 County Budget
9:00       Meeting Adjourns
 
Join us in the Kings Park Library Meeting Room at 9000 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, Va.
George Becerra
Chair, Braddock District Council
www.bdcfx.org

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February 13 General Meeting

posted Feb 10, 2019, 10:12 AM by Cathy Gruber   [ updated Mar 29, 2019, 6:19 PM ]

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

January 9, 2019 General Meeting

posted Feb 3, 2019, 1:11 PM by Cathy Gruber   [ updated Mar 29, 2019, 6:20 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

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