Fairfax County Offices, Schools Closed Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy Churns Away

Here is the latest round-up of governmental closings in Fairfax County:

  • Fairfax County Government Offices — Closed Tuesday, Oct. 30 and employees are granted emergency administrative leave. Emergency service personnel should report as scheduled.
  • Board of Supervisors Meeting – Still taking place at noon but presentations are cancelled and public hearings will be deferred.
  • Circuit Court, General District Court and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court — To be announced.
  • Fairfax County Public Schools and Offices — Closed Tuesday, Oct. 30.
  • Absentee Voting — Cancelled for Tuesday, Oct. 30.
  • School Age Child Care (SACC) centers are closed.
  • Park Authority facilities including RECenters — Closed unless being used as a shelter
  • Neighborhood and Community Services — Community, Teen and Senior Centers — Closed
  • Libraries — Closed
  • Health Department & facilities— Closed
  • Transportation: Connector, Fastran, VRE
    • Fairfax Connector bus service — No service on Tuesday, Oct. 30.
    • Fastran will only transport critical medical care appointments
    • Virginia Railway Express (VRE) — Operations suspended Tuesday, Oct. 30.
  • Trash Pickup for residents who live in Solid Waste Collection Areas (Sanitary Districts) — Cancelled for Tuesday, Oct. 30.

Fairfax County Emergency Information Hotline

The Fairfax County Emergency Information Hotline has been activated and is available for residents to call for information about the storm. The number is 571-350-1300, TTY 711.


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Truman Lewis
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