Huntington Community Association Meeting
June 6, 2019
1. Welcome and Introductions:
• Art Ovalle, President
• Laura Main, Treasurer
• David Sears, Secretary
2. HCA Committee Reports:
Planning and Zoning - Ray Novitske
Woodlawn estate has requested permission to include a commercial option
7-Eleven at 8629 Richmond Highway (Lukens Lane & Route 1)
Much discussion of putting in underground utilities as part of the Richmond Highway expansion.The problem is it’s expensive, and costs are divided between the state, the county, and Dominion Power.
Transportation - Jeff Woodward
Environment and Recreation - Alan Ruof
Education – Meghan Woodward
Budget and Finance – vacant
Neighborhood Watch – vacant
If you would like to participate in Neighborhood Watch, there is training required.It’s short, a one-hour “class” at district police headquarters, and Art Ovalle will schedule it if there is enough demand.Contact him via the website if you’re interested, or at NeighborhoodWatch.Huntington@gmail.com.
The NW chair is vacant so the HCA is looking for volunteers to take over these NW duties.If interested, please send a note to the above e-mail.
3. New Business/Action Items:
Call for Neighborhood Watch Liaison
Call for Vice President, President
Levee Ribbon Cutting ceremony, June 15th at 10am
7th Annual Huntington Picnic, June 15th immediately after the ribbon-cutting
WMATA begins master planning process for Huntington Station. For more information visit https://www.wmata.com/business/real-estate/upload/Huntington-Metro-Station-Joint-Development-Solicitation.pdf
Special Meeting: Wesley Housing reps and the developer will be at the Community Center on June 12th at 7pm. Constructions starts in a matter of months so this is a final opportunity to ask questions and learn about the project.
Huntington Crossing development: still on track to begin in 2020 despite rumors to the contrary.
Riverside development: work will start in late August on the two parking garages
National Night Out, August 6th at 7pm on the Parker lawn.
4. Old Business/Updates:
5. Upcoming Local Events in Fairfax County:
Opioid Town Hall Meeting – June 8th at 11am. For more info visit https://www.fairfaxcounty .gov/mountvernon/opioid-town-hall-meeting.
Ecology Walk – June 9th at 10am. For more info visit https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/mountvernon/ecology-walk
6. Other Community Issues: