The City of Fairfax is dedicated to preserving the resources of our built and natural environment and to ensure our community has clean air and water, safe and healthy neighborhoods, a resilient economy, and access to housing and transportation choices.  

Greater Washington 2050 Compact


In April 2010, the Mayor and City Council signed a resolution endorsing the voluntary Greater Washington 2050 Compact. The City of Fairfax is committed to following the principles and goals set within Region Forward, a regional vision for a more accessible, sustainable, prosperous, and livable metropolitan Washington, developed by the Greater Washington Coalition. The plan includes specific goals and targets to guide future decisions and to measure progress towards meeting those goals.