BVSCA Membership Meeting January 2009

Agenda for Meeting Tuesday, 27 January 2009

7:00 PM A. Discussion and planning by officers and representatives until 7:30 pm.

Important Considerations Up Front.

7:30 PM B. Arlington Counnty Police Department Information: Announcements and/or reports concerning law enforcement. Our 1st District police contact: Captain Franz Desamour ,, 703 228 4062. Corporal Chris Feltman, Operations Division, is the liaison to BVSCA. We are free to contact him/her with questions or requests at 703 228 3600 Ext. 9759,

7:45 PM C. Development: Fairmont site, 4420 Fairfax Drive; Arlington Gateway -- Ellipse (old INS building, recently used as Hillary Clinton's campaign headquarters). Bryan Moll, presenter and contact. "James Nozar (the Project Manager) and I are very excited to present to you and the rest of the Civic Association on the 27th. We will have picture boards of the site plan and latest building massing models/renderings at the presentation." Bryan A. Moll, The JBG Companies (Properties), 4445 Willard Avenue, Suite 400, Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815, 240.333.3705 direct 240.333.3600, main 240.333.3610 fax, (Planned presentation 15-30 minutes.) (The Continental condominium just south.)

The proposal for 4420 N. Fairfax Drive is a 19-story multifamily residential apartment building with 289 units and approximately 6,800 square feet of ground-floor retail. The project will have a modern, sleek design with an all-glass exterior facade. The overall design is intended to target the large number of young professionals in the area through a healthy, "green," hip and modern holistic set of attributes, including:

In addition, one of the more unique aspects of this project is that JBG will be partially funding and managing the construction of the new Western Ballston Metro entrance tunnel, which will include two elevator shafts located adjacent to the proposed building.

8:30 PM D. Arlington Relay for Life. Raising cancer awareness. Presenter: Layla Bonnot, 703.217.1181, (Planned presentation, 15 minutes.)

Layla Bonnot is a neighbor here in Arlington and is currently a volunteer with the Arlington Relay for Life, the American Cancer Society's annual community event to raise awareness for cancer. She learned about BVSCA and our address from the Arlington County website and requested to attend our next community association meeting to talk about Relay for Life and ways that Arlington neighborhood associations can get involved. Welcome to you and your message.

9:15 PM E. Business Meeting.

9:15 PM F. Neighborhood Conservation Advisory Committee (NCAC)

9:25 PM G. New business. Consider any or all of these options and any others proposed:

Comments on activities of the Arlington County Civic Federation: Any ACCF representative who attended can summarize if practical.

Adjourn Meeting. Motion and second needed.

Daniel B. Corts
Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Ballston-Virginia Square Civic Association Information

BVSCA meetings are normally held on the last Tuesday of alternate months. (2008-Jan 29, Mar 25, May 27, Jul29, Sep 30, Nov 25). The location is the public meeting room behind (north of) the Willow Restaurant, northeast corner of N. Utah St. and Fairfax Dr., Ballston Station Building (4301),Arlington. The entrance is the fourth set of green doors, 1000 block on N. Utah St. Parking is authorized in building for BVSCA members who present stamped tickets when leaving on scheduled meeting days.

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