• Old Town Hall at night

    Old Town Hall

    This stately Colonial Revival building in the heart of Old Town Fairfax City hosts lots of community and private events.

  • Fairfax City Hall

    City Hall

    Our community starts here! Stop by to conduct business, sit in on a City Council meeting or join a board or commission.

  • The dancer sculpture in front of the Sherwood Center

    Stacy C. Sherwood Center

    Want a great family or date night? It’s all here (from free movies to concerts) at our gorgeous community center.

  • Summer sunflowers in a field at sunset at Van Dyck Park

    Van Dyck Park

    More than 90 percent of city residents live within a half-mile of a gorgeous park! The crown jewel: Van Dyck Park's 20 acres.

In the Spotlight

  • Health Officials Closely Follow COV-19 Developments

    Click here for information on the novel coronavirus 2019 pandemic

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  • Fire Department Awarded CPSE Accredited Agency Status

    Fairfax City joins 87 fire departments nationwide that hold both the ISO Class 1 Rating and Accredited Agency status

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  • Budget News: Proposed Budget Discussion Continues through May 6

    Read the proposed budget and contribute to the March 10 public hearing

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  • The Countdown to the U.S. Census Has Begun!

    What does the U.S. Census means for you — and for the City of Fairfax?

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  • Purple Glass Recycling Container Available on Page Avenue

    Glass-Only container available for all residents; city continues to collect glass curbside

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  • Rt. 123 Sidewalk Project Continues

    Road detours continue — watch the video to see the progress!

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  • E-Scooters, Dockless Mobility Arrive in Fairfax City

    Find out the 'why' and 'how' of e-scooters in Fairfax City

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