Next MCA Board Meeting:
Wednesday, April 2, 7:30 PM
McLean Community Center
SAVE THE DATES!
Please come and bring your friends and neighbors.
Dates and topics are:
March 13, 2014, 7:30 PM: "Tree Tips! Best Trees for Homeowners"
Learn about the importance of planting the right tree in the right place. Discover how trees influence housing prices, reduce heating and cooling costs, enhance economic development and make consumers more comfortable in a shopping environment. Additional Information - Click Here.
April 5, 2014, 10:00 AM: "Richmond Update"
Join us for a Saturday morning meeting with House of Delegates member Bob Brink and State Senator Barbara Favola. Share your concerns and get their takes on happenings in the Virginia General Assembly and thoughts on the future. For further information - Click Here.
May 22, 2014, 7:30 PM: "Annual Membership Meeting"
We will be voting on the draft revised Bylaws presented to the Membership at last year's Annual Meeting, for Officers and Board Members to guide us through the next programming year (June 2014-May 2015), and for three Trustees for our charitable arm, the McLean Community Foundation. Supervisor John Foust, our featured speaker, will update us on County and McLean matters.
Meetings will be at the McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Avenue unless otherwise indicated.
Stay tuned for further details on this website!
TAKE OUR SURVEY MCA Survey
MCA wants to know what you like about McLean and what changes you would like to see. Click Here - Take our survey!
Your responses on what you like about McLean, what you would like to see preserved, and what changes you would like to see will help MCA focus on what matters to McLean residents in 2014 and beyond. The survey is short -- only 10 questions -- and should take only a few minutes to complete.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
MCA is now soliciting nominations for Officers, members of the MCA Board of Directors, and Trustees for the McLean Community Foundation, our charitable arm. Click below for further information and nomination forms:
Letter from MCA President - Sally Horn
MCA Nominating Form for 2014/2015
MCF Nominating Form for 2014/2015
MCA Calls for Nominations for MCA Teen Character AwardFor nomination criteria and application, CLICK HERE.
The McLean Citizens Association is again sponsoring its annual Teen Character Awards to recognize teens with exceptional ethical and compassionate character. McLean teens who have, on their own and without compensation or formal recognition, cared for elderly relatives or younger siblings, or who have helped out in the neighborhood or community (defined as the Greater Washington D.C. metropolitan area), are eligible. Teens whose nominations indicate they meet the criteria will be honored at McLean Day on Saturday, May 17, 2014.
NOMINATIONS MUST BE MAILED TO THE MCLEAN CITIZENS ASSOCIATION WITH A POSTMARK OF NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014.
For further information contact Ted Alexander.
SUPERVISORS ENDORSE 22 OF 24 MCA SIDEWALK AND ROAD PROJECT PRIORITIES
In a November 20 Resolution, in response to a request for comment from the Fairfax County Department of Transportation, the MCA Executive Committee called for funding for sixteen currently unfunded sidewalk projects that are within one mile of elementary schools within the greater McLean area. In December 2013, MCA's Board called for funding for eight road/intersection projects. Additional MCA Board Resolution. In January 2014, the Fairfax Board of Supervisors recommended proceeding on fifteen of the sixteen sidewalk projects and seven of the eight road projects. They also voted to include three additional sidewalk projects in McLean on the approved Six Year Project List. CLICK HERE for Project List (Sidewalk and Roads).
JOIN/RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP IN MCA: MCA's membership year runs from January to January. Please consider joining or renewing your membership for 2014 to ensure that your voice is heard on these and other important issues facing McLean area residents. To learn more about MCA benefits and for a membership application, please click here.