RA Briefs

RA Briefs Overview

The news briefs blog located below contains highlighted RA activities, past announcements and other brief notices about the association. To read the most current posting, please see "RA Briefs" found on the home page of this website. Go to our WebTrac events calendar for a complete listing of all activities and public meetings. You may also visit the "News Releases" page, which can be accessed from the menu on the left side of this page. The news releases page contains official association information shared with the local news media and through various social media channels. The three most recent news releases are also displayed on the home page of www.reston.org.

Past News


Special Board Meeting

Sep 25 2017

The Reston Association Board of Directors will consider draft 1 of the 2018 operating and capital budgets as proposed by RA staff at a special meeting from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 18 at 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive. A board work session will be held at 7:30 p.m. to discuss amendments to the association’s conflict of interest policy and proposed code of ethics policy for board directors and officers.

Input Sought on Pool Schedule

Sep 12 2017

The Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee will be available at the Sept. 10 Lake House open house from 10 a.m.-noon to collect member input on the 2017 pool schedule. Come share your thoughts and suggestions for 2018. Comments can also be emailed to prac@reston.org. The Lake House is located at 11450 Baron Cameron Ave.

Budget Sessions Open to Members

Aug 22 2017

The Reston Association Board of Directors reviewed a first draft of the 2018/2019 biennial budget at a public meeting Aug. 14. Two other budget work sessions will be held Sept. 18 to consider the decision points presented in the draft budget and to provide guidance to RA staff as to what should or should not be included in the 2018/2019 operating and capital budgets. The September meetings will be from noon-5 p.m. and 7:30-10 p.m.

Hook Road Recreation Area Notice

Aug 11 2017

Anyone interested in learning about the Hook Road Recreation Area project and the forming of a working group may attend an information session on Aug. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at Reston Association headquarters, 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive. Email stadele@reston.org if you would like to serve on the working group.

Land Use Updates

Aug 01 2017

Stay up to date on land use projects impacting Reston by sending your email address to landuse@reston.org. We will then add you to our notification email list. By staying in touch with Reston Land Use, you will receive notices of upcoming public meetings and opportunities to stay engaged in the planning and development decisions impacting the Reston community.

Capital Projects Status

Jul 24 2017

Reston Association regularly updates the status of capital projects. Getting projects completed on time and within budget is key to delivering on RA's core values of service and stewardship. The Capital Projects Department is implementing initiatives to improve delivery of projects within the annual portfolio and planning for future projects. Click here for more information.

Fourth of July

Jul 05 2017

Reston Association offices, including the Nature House and Central Services Facility, will be closed in observance of the Fourth of July holiday on Tuesday. RA will host holiday festivities at the Lake Newport Pool facility from noon-4 p.m. Contact Ashleigh@reston.org or 703-435-6577. Registration is not required.

Upcoming Community Meeting

Jun 30 2017

As a follow-up to the recently held district meetings, Reston Association will host a community-wide meeting for residents at 7 p.m., on Wednesday, June 28 at Reston Association, 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive. Feedback from the four prior meetings will be discussed. Download feedback form.

RA Member Feedback Encouraged

Jun 14 2017

The 2018-2019 budget development process has begun. Throughout the remainder of 2017, the Reston Association Board of Directors, staff and RA members will work to create a vision for the 2018-2019 budgets. Click here to download a budget request & suggestion form. Submit by June 30, 2017.