Next MCA Board Meeting:
Wednesday, November 5, 7:30 PM
McLean Community Center
SAVE THE DATES!
Please come and bring your friends and neighbors.
Dates and topics are:
Oct 26, 2014, 3:00 PM: "Congressional Debate, 10th District"
Partnering with Great Falls Citizens Association in the Alden Theater. For further information, Click here.
Nov 20, 2014, 7:30 PM: "MCA CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION"
For further information, Click here.
Dec 1, 2014, 7:00 PM: "Conversation with Dr. Karen Garza"
Dr. Garza is the Superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools. For further information, Click here.
Meetings will be at the McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Avenue unless otherwise indicated.
Stay tuned for further details on this website!
MCA Survey Results
Between the Fall of 2013 and the Spring of 2014, the McLean Citizens Association (MCA) asked residents to complete a questionnaire that surveyed McLean area views on various aspects of life in McLean. While the survey is not scientific, MCA believes that it provides valuable insight into the views of McLean area residents about our community, including its strengths and the direction that residents would like to see it move in the future. To read the responses to the questions posed,
MCA Tysons Liaison Tysons 101
At the July 2nd MCA Board of Directors meeting, Tysons Liaison Co-Chairs briefed the BOD on the history and current status of Tysons
Click here to read the brief.
Residential Studio Unit Update
On June 9, 2014, the Planning Commission's Residential Studio Unit (RSU) Committee voted to conclude its deliberations because it was unable to reach consensus on formulating a recommendation for moving the RSU Zoning Ordinance Amendment (ZOA) forward for consideration by the Planning Commission (PC) and Board of Supervisors (BOS). The PC will forward its recommendation to the BOS on July 24. The BOS meets on July 29, and then recesses until September.
To read the Committee's recommendation, click here.
Winners of MCA Teen Character AwardFor list of this year's recipients, CLICK HERE.
At McLean Day, the MCA honored six local teens with exceptionally ethical and compassionate character.
MCA APPROVES BYLAWS REVISION
At its Annual Membership meeting on May 22, 2014, MCA's membership approved a revision of the MCA Bylaws. The revised Bylaws primarily adjust the roles and responsibilities of MCA's officers, but also simplify the rules for updating the Bylaws in the future, articulate more clearly MCA's provisions to avoid conflicts of interest, and provide for increased use of email for communications to members. CLICK HERE for Bylaws.
MCA MEMBERSHIP ENDORSES SLATE TO GUIDE MCA AND MCF
At its Annual Membership meeting, MCA's membership unanimously voted to elect the slate of nominees for the Board of Directors and officers to guide MCA for the 2014-2015 program year. They also unanimously endorsed the nominees proposed to join the McLean Community Foundation as Trustees for three-year terms.
Click here to learn who will guide MCA and who is joining MCF.
MCA FINANCIAL REPORTS
MCA's Treasurer reported on MCA's finances and annual financial audit at the Annual Membership meeting. Click here for the reports on MCA's 2013-14 Budget, the adopted 2014-15 Budget, and the auditor's report.
Click here for reports.
MCF ANNUAL REPORTS
At MCA's annual meeting, the McLean Community Foundation, which is MCA's charitable arm, reported that, since its report last May, it had approved twelve grants totaling over $72,000 to fund local projects, thanks to the generosity of the McLean community.
Click here for MCF's annual report.
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.