City Recognized by VML for Early Childhood Education, Reducing Carbon Emissions
The City of Fairfax has been recognized by the Virginia Municipal League (VML) for environmentally-friendly practices and for excellence in education. Information: 703-385-7850.
The city maintained its silver VML Green Government rating. Green Government is a friendly competition among Virginia municipal governments that encourages implementation of policies and practical actions to reduce carbon emissions of both local government and the broader community. The city has held the silver rating since 2013. Information: 703-385-7816.
City of Fairfax Schools, in partnership with the city, were recognized with a 2017 VML Stairway to Success award. This friendly competition among VML member localities seeks to increase local government’s role in early childhood education — which in turn, builds a qualified, well-educated workforce. The competition awards points to localities for specific actions that enhance the early childhood experience. Information: 703-385-7911.