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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Actively Standing Against Discrimination and Racism

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Use of Force Review Committee Established by City Council

The City Council created the Use of Force Review Committee (UFRC) to review the City of Falls Church Police Department and Sheriff’s Office use of force policies and procedures, engage the...

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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: June 12, 2020

COVID-19 Central Information

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Situation Update

You can find the most current case, hospitalization,...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Phase Three of the Reopening Plan

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What Residents Should Know through Any Phase

  • Safer at Home -- Everyone is safer at home. If you choose to go out, follow the guidelines below.
  • Wear a Mask or Face Coverin...
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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2020

Online Services and Contact Information

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General Contacts and Quick Links

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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: March 13, 2020

City Government Cancellations and Schedules

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Mary Riley Styles Public Library

The Library building is closed, but the following services are being offered:

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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Mask and Face Covering Requirements and Do-It-Yourself Instructions

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Face Coverings Required Inside Public Places, Strongly Recommended Outside

This content appears courtesy of the Fairfax Health Department, the City’s health department, and Fairfax County.Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam requires face coverings when p...

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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Restaurants, Farmers Market To Go, and Grocery Stores

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To help slow the spread of COVID-19 and to encourage the safe option of continuing to support The Little City’s amazing array of restaurants, we’re compiling...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

How to Help

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Volunteer and Donation Opportunities

  • City of Falls Church Housing and Human Services
    • Donations Needed: Homemade face coverings to be distributed to at-risk populations in the City...
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City of Falls Church COVID-19 & Urgent Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Your Health

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CDC Announces Six New Symptoms of COVID-19

There are six newly reported symptoms that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say could be signs of COVID-19: 

  • Chil...
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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Curbside Pickup Hours Now Expanded

We have expanded our curbside pickup hours! Reserve items online. Then, once they are ready, pick them up at the library anytime Monday-Friday between 10 am - 6 pm or Saturday 10 am - 2 pm. Learn more...

Reserve items through our online catalog. Once you are notified your items are ready, swing by the library and we’ll drop them in your trunk!  To learn how curbside pickups work, visit our website at www.fallschurchva.gov/CurbsidePickup...

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News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Mary Riley Styles Public Library Is Going Fine Free!

In an effort to remove barriers to service, we will no longer charge fines for overdue materials starting July 1st, 2020. All previously assessed fines for overdue materials will also be forgiven.

Lost, missing, or damaged materials will remain on patron accounts until those materials are returned or the replacement fee for the material is paid depending on condition. Materials that are 30 days overdue are automatically billed to the patron account...

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News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Library Support for Racial & Social Justice

Read statements in support of racial and social justice from the Library Director and Board of Trustees. And find resources - including reading lists - on the subject. Learn more...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

MRSPL Foundation Announces Chet De Long Award

An annual Award for Outstanding Service has been established in honor of longtime library board member and volunteer Chet De Long.

Chet De Long Award for Outstanding Service

The Mary Riley Styles Public Library Foundation announced this week an annual award for outstanding service to the Mary Riley Styles Public Library, in honor of Chet De Long.The Chet De Long Award for Outstanding ...

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News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Summer Reading Program 2020

Our 2020 Summer Reading Program has begun! We have programs and activities for all ages: children, teens, and adults. And this summer, you can register and log your reading online! Learn more...

www.fallschurchva.gov/SummerReading

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News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Your Library @ Home!

The library may be closed; but we're still offering many of our services and programs online. Try one of our virtual storytimes, book discussions, ebooks, or online classes (to name just a few!). Read on...

Try Our New Library @ Home Page

We’ve set up a new Library @ Home page listing all the MRSPL resources - online programs, digital collections, and staff contact information - you can still access and enjoy while the library is closed due to COVID...

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Library@Home News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Information About Library Closure

In response to COVID-19, the library is closed until further notice. Learn more about what library programs and services will be available during the closure.

Library Building Closed, Programs Moved Online, Curbside Service Now Available

  • The library building (temporary location at 601 S. Oak Street) is closed to the public until further notice. 
  • All programs and events - including offsite programs - have...
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News Flash: Mary Riley Styles Public Library
Posted on: April 20, 2020

What to Read Next?

Trying to figure out what to read next? Tell us what interests you and we'll send you some personalized suggestions!

Personalized Next Read Suggestion

Not sure what to read next? Got a picky reader at home? We have the answer! Submit one of the forms below for personalized book suggestions! We’ll use the information provided to match you with a book to suit you...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Statement from Library Director Jenny Carroll

Library Director Jenny Carroll has released a statement on recent events.

To the community both local and nationwide:I am horrified and saddened about the treatment of African Americans in our country. This is not just a law enforcement issue. How we treat the African American community is all of our responsibility and concern....

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Census 2020

A Lot is at Stake for Northern Virginia in the 2020 Census

Read why the 2020 Census matters so much to The Little City in this Guest Commentary in the Falls Church News-Press. The Census could bring more representation in Congress for Virginia as well as f...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Solarize Falls Church

Since 2014, 372 contracts have been signed through the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP)’s Solarize program, totaling more than 3 MW of solar capacity and nearly $9 million in construction value with regional solar contractors. With a streaml...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Metro Station Closures Begin May 23

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NOTE: WMATA is always the best source for the latest information on this project. Please visit their website, www.wmata.com/service/rail/PlatformProject/.

Updates from WMATA: Platform Reconstruction Work Begins Saturday, May 23

Due to low ridership because ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Stay Informed and Let Your Voice be Heard

To subscribe to updates for the West Falls Church project including meeting notifications, please click here.

There will be numerous opportunities for the public to comment and ask questions about the project at meetings and information sessions. Comments ...

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Subscription Link West Falls Church Economic Development Project Updates