July 2020 Board of Directors Meeting (Online!)

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, July 14th at 7:30 pm. Due to the current health situation, we will be holding the meeting online via the Zoom platform.

Everyone is welcome to attend! If you decide that you’d like to attend, please email the Board (bod@bwwca.org) and we will send you the Zoom meeting link.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board.

June 2020 Board of Directors Meeting (Online!)

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, June 9th at 7:30 pm. Due to the current health situation, we will be holding the meeting online via the Zoom platform.

Everyone is welcome to attend! If you decide that you’d like to attend, please email the Board (bod@bwwca.org) and we will send you the Zoom meeting link.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Keeping Safe

It’s important that neighbors look out for each other as we navigate through this Coronavirus situation together. Please do not hesitate to reach out to the Board or your neighbors if you need help.

STAY INFORMED: To make sure you have the most up-to-date information, check the CDC site regularly or sign up for the CDC newsletter here.

BE PREPARED: Make sure to have enough food, household supplies, water, vitamins and medications for each person (and pet) in your home. If you run out of supplies, let neighbors know so they can share or direct you to available supplies at businesses in your local area. Should you become ill, it is important to have health supplies on hand including pain relievers, cough and cold medicines, and fluids with electrolytes.

GET TO KNOW YOUR NEIGHBORS: Talk with your neighbors (particularly the elderly and those with underlying medical conditions) about emergency planning and let them know you’re there to help. According to the CDC, older adults and people who have severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease seem to be at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness. Localized community response can be critical during times when federal, state and local authorities are overwhelmed. 

CREATE AN EMERGENCY CONTACT LIST: Ensure your household has a current list of emergency contacts for family, friends, neighbors, carpool drivers, health care providers, teachers, employers, the local public health department, and other community resources.

RESOURCES FROM FAIRFAX COUNTY:

  1. First, in all interactions, follow proper social distancing protocols.
  2. Find out (and document) if anyone has specialized equipment or expertise that might help.
  3. Decide who will check/call elderly or disabled neighbors and their needs.
  4. Emergency response is one of the most important responsibilities of local government, but government alone can’t prepare/respond. Families, neighborhoods, businesses, houses of worship and many others in our large, diverse community should prepare, too.
  5. Our Community Emergency Response Guide features quick documents to help you and your neighbors prepare. Click on the links below to download a printable copy in multiple languages:

STAY INFORMED VIA FAIRFAX:

RESOURCES:

  • Fairfax County Coronavirus Hotline: 703-267-3511, open weekdays 9:30am-9:00pm, weekends 9:30am-5:00pm
  • Peapod (groceries)
  • Amazon Fresh (groceries)
  • Amazon (household products)

December 2019 Board of Directors Meeting

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, December 10th, 7:30 pm, 1510 Scandia Circle.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board.

November 2019 Board of Directors Meeting

*** Please note – Location Change ***

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Wednesday, November 6th, 7:30 pm, 1506 Park Glen Ct.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board.

September 2019 Board of Directors Meeting

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, September 10th, 7:30 pm, 1504 Scandia Circle.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board. Agenda to come.

July 2019 Board of Directors Meeting

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, July 16th, 7:30 pm, 1504 Scandia Circle.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board. Agenda to come.

May 2019 Board of Directors Meeting

The upcoming meeting of the Board of Directors will be Tuesday, May 14th, 7:30 pm, 1504 Scandia Circle.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  As always, we start each meeting with a members’ forum in which neighbors are free to address the board. Please see the agenda for more information.