Fairfax County Offers Chance for You to Express Your Environmental Support

Auduboners will have an opportunity in January to share views and suggestions on improving the local environment in Fairfax County.

The Fairfax County Environmental Quality Advisory Council will hold a public hearing January 9 on their annual report on the state of the county’s environment. Speakers can discuss the report’s content, what’s missing, or other environmental issues. Here is the announcement from Fairfax County.

This annual report examines such topics as climate change, ecological resources, parks, air and water quality, wildlife management, and land use. You can read it here.

The January 9 public hearing will be at 7:30 p.m. in conference rooms 4 and 5 in the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway. The panel will accept written, oral, and video testimony. You can sign up to speak at EQAC@fairfaxcounty.gov or by calling 703-324-1380.