|Today, Walter Alcorn, a former Planning Commissioner |
ocal leaders cited Walter’s ability to work through thorny issues and bring people together by diligently listening and then charting a path forward.
“Hearing these humbling remarks and seeing everyone here reminds me of all the things we have done together to make our communities and Fairfax County a better place to live, work, and play,” said Walter Alcorn. “Working together not only have we sought common ground, but we have strived to reach higher ground.”
Alcorn’s remarks focused on managing growth, creating more affordable housing, expanding green spaces, creating a county climate action plan, and fully funding education.
“Across these and other initiatives we must be inclusive and build equity in our county as called for in the One Fairfax Initiative, and strive to be a model for others to emulate,” added Alcorn.