Assistance for Huntington Residents; Community Meeting Saturday
Today, Friday, Sept. 9: Huntington residents only can get information in person at the county command post at the intersection of Huntington Ave. and Farrington Drive until 3:30 p.m. Residents can also call 703-960-1917 until 8 p.m.
Eleven teams are inspecting properties in the Huntington area through this evening. Houses that have been impacted will be inspected and marked to indicate status. Once inspections have been completed, teams will circle back to identify which permits are required for the property.
For information or questions about the inspections, Huntington residents only can call DPWES at 703-324-1930 or 703-324-1940, TTY 711.
Saturday, Sept. 10: A community information meeting will be held at Walt Whitman Middle School, 2500 Parkers Lane, Alexandria, in the lecture hall, starting at 9 a.m. Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova and Mount Vernon District Supervisor Gerry Hyland will be in attendance. Transportation will be provided from the Lee District RECenter shelter and the Huntington Community Center to the school.
Inspections will resume in Huntington on Saturday.
Saturday and Sunday: On-site assistance will be provided at the Huntington Community Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The center can be reached at 703-960-1917. Information on inspections, permitting, contractors, emergency food and shelter and mental health counseling will be provided.