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McLean Citizens Association

MCA to meet with Fairfax transportation chief

The McLean Citizens Association (MCA) will hold a virtual public meeting Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. with Fairfax County Department of Transportation Director Tom Biesiadny, who will give a presentation and take questions on pending and planned transportation projects...

Editorial: MCA does right thing looking at school enrollment

“There ain’t no good guy. There ain’t no bad guy. There’s only you and me, and we just disagree.” Therewith another 1970s song lyric that has relevance all these decades later. Based on our coverage last week, the McLean Citizens...

MCA voices alarm over future school crowding

Some McLean-area schools may become even more overcrowded because of Tysons developments and Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) should use a variety of tools to offset those impacts, according to a McLean Citizens Association (MCA) report presented Nov. 2. FCPS...

Upcoming hearing to focus on redevelopment at W. Falls Church Metro

The McLean Citizens Association (MCA) and Dranesville District Supervisor John Foust (D) will co-sponsor a hybrid informational meeting Nov. 15 regarding two rezoning applications on the West Falls Church Metro station development project. This meeting, to be held at Longfellow...

FCPS chief fields questions from students at McLean forum

Salad bars? Grading policies? Snow days? Solar power at schools? Electric buses? Students asked Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) leaders about those things and more during an Oct. 19 discussion at the McLean Community Center. The McLean Citizens Association’s Education &...

McLean festivities to focus on importance of dark skies

The Fairfax County Park Authority is partnering with the McLean Citizens Association, Dark Sky Friends and the Analemma Society to host a celebration of the importance of dark skies. Participants can come to the historic house in Lewinsville Park in...

Activists ponder: Should McLean go the incorporation route?

It’s an idea that’s been bandied about for decades: Should McLean incorporate itself as a city or town to obtain greater sway over its fortunes than being under Fairfax County’s control? The McLean Citizens Association (MCA) in January 2021 formed...

Civic group advocates for police retention bonuses

Fairfax County should give its police officers retention bonuses to ensure the department remains properly staffed, McLean Citizens Association (MCA) board members agreed Oct. 6. The MCA board unanimously passed a resolution encouraging Fairfax County supervisors, during their Oct. 11...

Students invited to quiz new superintendent at McLean event

The McLean Citizens Association invites Fairfax County Public Schools students to meet Superintendent Michelle Reid on Oct. 19 at 6 p.m. at the McLean Community Center. Reid will answer questions from students, and MCA encourages all students from kindergarten through...

Letter: MCA is in good hands under current leadership

Editor: Earlier in July, I had coffee with McLean Citizens Association president Scott Spitzer while I was in Fairfax County for business. I was excited by some of the new and renewed efforts he and the rest of the...
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