Conflicts are expected Monday as Gov. Glenn Youngkin's mask-optional order takes effect for Virginia schools. Several Northern Virginia districts are planning to continue requiring masks, but groups of parents have pledged to send their students to school without them.
The retirement board is responsible for maintaining the multibillion-dollar trust fund used to disburse pensions to more than 25,000 retirees who have worked for the District’s public schools and its police and fire departments. An August subpoena sought documentation of a variety of financial transactions, including records of payments to those who handle the pension fund’s investments.