Board of Supervisors candidate forum scheduled for May 30th

Michael Dranove Politics

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 of WUSA9.

At stake is the top political position in Fairfax County. The Board is responsible for setting tax policy, approving development proposals, and appointing officials to County government positions.

This year’s race is between School Board member Ryan McElveen, Georgetown University Professor Alicia Plerhoples, real estate developer Tim Chapman, and Lee District Supervisor Jeff McKay.

The Democratic Primary will be held on June 11th. More detailed election information can be found here.

Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Candidate Forum. Thursday, May 30th, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. The Alden, McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave.