Establishment Chairman, progressive Commonwealth’s Attorney win Democratic primary

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Fairfax County voters went to the polls yesterday for the Democratic Primary, choosing longtime Lee District Supervisor Jeff McKay for Board of Supervisor’s Chairman, and progressive newcomer Steve Descano for Commonwealth’s Attorney. Board of Supervisor’s Chairman A respected official with 11 years of experience, McKay was always considered the front-runner for the Chairman spot, the highest position in Virginia’s largest …

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One University development a step closer to reality

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The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors moved 9-1 Wednesday to amend the Comprehensive Plan, paving the way for a final decision on the development of student, senior, and affordable housing units near George Mason University (GMU).  Known as One University, the proposed development would comprise 10 acres located at the intersection of Route 123 and University Drive.  It would include …

Board of Supervisors candidate forum scheduled for May 30th

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Clockwise from left to right: Ryan McElveen, Alicia Plerhoples, Tim Champan, Jeff McKay. Candidates vying to become the Democratic Party nominee for Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors will debate each other this Thursday, May 30th, at the McLean Community Center. The Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce will host the debate, and will be moderated by Peggy Fox …