Announcements & Financials

Meeting Announcement

The NOVA Parks Board of Directors will hold its next monthly meeting on Thursday, September 19, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. at Bull Run Regional Park Barn Pavilion, 7700 Bull Run Drive, Centreville, VA 20121.

MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

The NOVA Parks Board of Directors ad-Hoc Personnel Committee will hold a meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at Potomac Overlook Regional Park, 2845 N. Marcey Road, Arlington, VA 22207.   This meeting will be a Closed Session to discuss a personnel matter.

Request for Public Comment

NOVA Parks is seeking public comment on the redevelopment of the Bull Run Occoquan Trail, which consists of about 2.5 miles of trail located immediately north and immediately south of the Old Yates Ford Road crossing of the Occoquan Reservoir.  The redevelopment calls for 2 miles of trail to be relocated, construction of pedestrian fiberglass bridges and construction of boardwalks.  Some new trail will be cut into the hillside by means of either a small walk behind earth mover or hand tools.  Please visit our website at www.novaparks.com or call 703-352-5900 for more information. Written comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. on September 12, 2019 at NOVA Parks, 5400 Ox Rd., Fairfax Station, VA 22039 or by email at plandev@nvrpa.org .

Proposed Land Acquisition Request for Public Comment

NOVA Parks (Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority) has applied for a Land & Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) grant to acquire approximately 128 acres adjacent to its 150 acre Springdale Regional Park in northern Loudoun County (shown on aerial map below).  The Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation has advanced NOVA Parks’ grant application to the second stage of the LWCF process.  NOVA Parks is seeking public comment on the acquisition proposal.

Read More

Meeting Announcement

The NOVA Parks Board of Directors will hold its next monthly meeting on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. at Algonkian Regional Park, 47001 Fairway Drive, Sterling, VA 20165. The Executive Committee of the Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the same location in a Closed Session to discuss a personnel matter.

Pohick Bay Regional Park Proposed Land Acquisition

NOVA Parks is applying for a Land & Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) grant to acquire a 3 acre in-holding property at Pohick Bay Regional Park.  NOVA Parks is seeking public comment on the acquisition proposal.

Read More

NOVA Parks 2018 COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT

NOVA Parks presents its Comprehesive Annual Financial Report for Year Ending June 30, 2018. 

We are pleased to submit to you the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) of the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority (the Authority) for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2018, in accordance with the Code of Virginia. The financial statements included in this report conform to accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America (GAAP) as promulgated by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB). Responsibility for the accuracy of the data and the completeness and fairness of the presentation including all disclosures rests with management. To the best of our knowledge and belief, the enclosed data are accurate in all material respects and are reported in a manner that presents fairly the financial position of the governmental activities and businesstype activities, each major fund, and the aggregate remaining fund information of the Authority, as of June 30, 2018, and the respective changes in financial position and cash flows, where applicable. All necessary disclosures have been included to enable the reader to gain the maximum understanding of the Authority’s finances. 

Freedom of Information
NOVA Parks (Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority) is a public agency. With reasonable specificity, documents may be requested by the public. Available documents are varied and include minutes of NOVA Parks Board meetings.

More information on the Freedom of Information law in Virginia can be found at: http://foiacouncil.dls.virginia.gov/2017law.pdf

The FOIA officer for NOVA Parks is Paul Gilbert, Executive Director, or his designee. Requests may be sent to EXECUTIVEOFFICE@nvrpa.org

A public body may charge a reasonable fee, not to exceed its actual cost incurred, in accessing, duplicating, supplying or searching for requested records.

Link to Freedom of Information Advisory Council: http://foiacouncil.dls.virginia.gov/