Thursday, January 11, 2007

2008 School Budget Unveiling

Superintendent Jack D. Dale will present the 2008 budget for the county's public schools to the School Board at 7 p.m. today at Jackson Middle School, 3020 Gallows Rd., Falls Church.

Dale's presentation at the board's business meeting will be carried live by Channel 21 on Cox cable.

Flood Study Presentation

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' study of the June floods in the Huntington community will be the subject of a town meeting at 7:30 p.m. today in the Jack Knowles Lecture Hall at Walt Whitman Middle School, 2500 Parker's Lane, in the Alexandria section.

County and corps staff members will review the study and present possible next steps; a question-and-answer session will follow. A Spanish-language translator will be available.

The report will be available at the meeting and, afterward, on

-- Compiled by BOB SAMSOT

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