Fairfax City Economic Development Authority

Fairfax City Economic Development Authority This is the official page for the Fairfax City Economic Development Authority The Fairfax City EDA fosters economic development to promote strong commercial revenue, sustainable jobs, and resources for residents by attracting, expanding, retaining, and supporting small business professionals, retailers, and hospitality.
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The EDA is an organization that promotes a vibrant, growing business environment for city residents. In addition, this supportive environment will assist businesses to start and grow in the city, which creates a strong and sustainable community. A core component of the EDA’s responsibilities involves attracting quality businesses to the City by making it easier to relocate and establish businesses within the city. The EDA is comprised of seven commissioners, independently appointed by the City Council for four year terms. Though a separate unit of government, the EDA works closely with Fairfax City Hall through the Director of Economic Development. The EDA believes in: -empowering local businesses -creating sustainable business growth -promoting community involvement through economic development -promoting honesty and integrity in the community -fostering close ties between people, business and government -the EDA supports new, existing, and prospective Fairfax City small business owners in professional services and retail.

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CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Anne M. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt! Doug will be receiving a ...
12/21/2020

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Anne M. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt!

Doug will be receiving a $100 gift card to Ornery Beer Company!
Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year’s Elf Hunt!

City of Fairfax Government

The FCR+ Program is now CLOSED as of Sunday, December 20, 2020! 📣 We sincerely thank you for supporting our Fairfax City...
12/21/2020

The FCR+ Program is now CLOSED as of Sunday, December 20, 2020! 📣 We sincerely thank you for supporting our Fairfax City business community!

City of Fairfax Government

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Doug S. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt! Doug will be receiving a ...
12/19/2020

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Doug S. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt!

Doug will be receiving a $100 gift card to Weber’s Pet Supermarket!
Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year’s Elf Hunt!

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Support Fairfax City Businesses and purchase a ReConnected Gift Card! Gift Cards are purchased at 50% off! Check out the...
12/18/2020

Support Fairfax City Businesses and purchase a ReConnected Gift Card! Gift Cards are purchased at 50% off!

Check out the full list of participating businesses by visiting:
fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

@cityoffairfaxva

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Dawn M. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt! Dawn will be receiving a ...
12/18/2020

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Dawn M. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt!

Dawn will be receiving a $100 gift card to Bed Bath & Beyond !
Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year's Elf Hunt!

City of Fairfax Government

🚨Have you purchased a ReConnected+ Gift Card!? 📢The program ENDS this Sunday, Decemeber 20th! By a gift card at 50% off ...
12/18/2020

🚨Have you purchased a ReConnected+ Gift Card!? 📢
The program ENDS this Sunday, Decemeber 20th! By a gift card at 50% off from a participating Fairfax City business!

Check out the full list of participating Fairfax City Businesses by clicking the link below👇

fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

The Fairfax City ReConnected+ program provides city businesses with immediate revenue and allows patrons to purchase gift cards at 50% off while supporting local businesses.

City of Fairfax Government

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Kimberly L. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt! Kimberly will be rece...
12/17/2020

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Kimberly L. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt!

Kimberly will be receiving a $100 gift card to Moby Dick House of Kabob!

Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year's Elf Hunt!

City of Fairfax Government

Looking for something to do this holiday season? Check out Fran's Cake & Candy Supplies for their Winter and Christmas C...
12/17/2020

Looking for something to do this holiday season? Check out Fran's Cake & Candy Supplies for their Winter and Christmas Cookie Kits! They will be hosting a FREE virtual cookie decorating class on Dec. 21st at 6 PM!

Click the link below👇
northernvirginiamag.com/things-to-do/things-to-do-features/2020/12/16/6-local-bakeries-offering-diy-cookie-decorating-kits/

@CityofFairfaxVA

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Kristen R. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt! Kristen will be receiv...
12/16/2020

CONGRATULATIONS 🎊 to Kristen R. for being 1 of 5 winners in the Fairfax City 2nd Annual Elf Hunt!

Kristen will be receiving a $100 gift card to Crazy Crab!

Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year's Elf Hunt!

City of Fairfax Government

Support your local Fairfax City Businesses while you shop this holiday! Check out our Shop Local, Shop in Place website ...
12/16/2020

Support your local Fairfax City Businesses while you shop this holiday! Check out our Shop Local, Shop in Place website to explore businesses in Fairfax City.

Visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/shoplocal

City of Fairfax Government

The application period is closed as of December 11th, 2020.Thank you to all everyone who applied for our grant. If you h...
12/15/2020

The application period is closed as of December 11th, 2020.

Thank you to all everyone who applied for our grant. If you have any questions pertaining to our grants, please email us at [email protected]

City of Fairfax Government

We are so EXCITED to say that the winners for our 2nd Annual Elf Hunt have been chosen! Winners will be announced throug...
12/15/2020

We are so EXCITED to say that the winners for our 2nd Annual Elf Hunt have been chosen! Winners will be announced throughout the week. 🎊

We are incredibly thankful that our 2020 Elf Hunt was such a success and a positive experience for many to enjoy this year. Thank you to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you again at next year's Elf Hunt!

City of Fairfax Government

#ShopLocal this holiday season and support Fairfax City Businesses! 🙌  On our website you can filter by category to find...
12/14/2020

#ShopLocal this holiday season and support Fairfax City Businesses! 🙌 On our website you can filter by category to find just what you're looking for!

Visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/shoplocal

City of Fairfax Government

FCR+ Gift Cards are still AVAILABLE! Purchase a gift card from participating businesses at HALF THE COST and receive the...
12/14/2020

FCR+ Gift Cards are still AVAILABLE! Purchase a gift card from participating businesses at HALF THE COST and receive the full face value, while supplies last! 🎁

For an updated list of participating businesses visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

City of Fairfax Government

Today's the LAST DAY to participate in Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt 📢 Be sure to turn in your Elf Hunt card once y...
12/13/2020

Today's the LAST DAY to participate in Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt 📢 Be sure to turn in your Elf Hunt card once you've found 10 elves for a chance to win a $100 gift card to a Fairfax City Business of your choice!

For more information on Fairfax City's Elf Hunt, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/sbs2020

City of Fairfax Government

#WearAMask and take our Fairfax City ReConnected Pledge 🙌 Help all patrons know that your business is doing its part to ...
12/12/2020

#WearAMask and take our Fairfax City ReConnected Pledge 🙌 Help all patrons know that your business is doing its part to help #StopTheSpread and keep your businesses and visitors safe.

Join other #FairfaxCity businesses and take the pledge today by going to: fairfaxcityconnected.com/pledge

City of Fairfax Government

Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt ends THIS SUNDAY! 📢Participate to support Fairfax City small businesses and turn in a...
12/11/2020

Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt ends THIS SUNDAY! 📢Participate to support Fairfax City small businesses and turn in a valid Elf Hunt card for a chance to win a $100 gift card to a Fairfax City Business of your choice.

For more information, visit the link below 👇
fairfaxcityconnected.com/sbs2020

City of Fairfax Government

Fairfax City ReConnected Grant Series 2 is still OPEN for applications! 📢 Fairfax City Small Businesses AND Non-profits ...
12/11/2020

Fairfax City ReConnected Grant Series 2 is still OPEN for applications! 📢 Fairfax City Small Businesses AND Non-profits are encouraged to apply. Grants are LIMITED so apply today!

For more information on Series 2, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/series2

City of Fairfax Government

Fairfax City will be providing participating businesses with ADDITIONAL funding to continue the FCR+ Program. Purchase a...
12/11/2020

Fairfax City will be providing participating businesses with ADDITIONAL funding to continue the FCR+ Program. Purchase a discounted gift card directly from participating Fairfax City businesses at HALF THE COST and receive the full face value, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

For an updated list of participating businesses, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

City of Fairfax Government

🚨 ATTENTION! 🚨 We would like to remind businesses and residents to follow the proper guidance given by Governor Northam ...
12/11/2020

🚨 ATTENTION! 🚨 We would like to remind businesses and residents to follow the proper guidance given by Governor Northam per Virginia's Executive Order #72, effective Monday, December 14, 2020. 👇

- Individuals are to stay at home between 12:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m.
- Individuals aged five and over are required to wear face mask coverings indoors and outdoors while social distancing
- Reduction in private and public gatherings limited to 10 individuals
- On-site sale, consumption and possession of alcohol is prohibited after 10:00 p.m.

For more details on COVID-19 regulations in Virginia, visit: governor.virginia.gov

City of Fairfax Government

📢 ATTENTION 🚨We have a special announcement about our ReConnected + Program TOMORROW morning at 11 AM! 🎉City of Fairfax ...
12/10/2020

📢 ATTENTION 🚨

We have a special announcement about our ReConnected + Program TOMORROW morning at 11 AM! 🎉

City of Fairfax Government

#ShopLocal and support Fairfax City Small Businesses during this Holiday season! 🎁 Don't forget to turn in your Elf Hunt...
12/10/2020

#ShopLocal and support Fairfax City Small Businesses during this Holiday season! 🎁 Don't forget to turn in your Elf Hunt card once you've found all 10 elves. Turning in a valid Elf Hunt card will get you one step closer to winning a $100 gift card to a Fairfax City Business of your choice!

Event ends December 13, 2020

For more information, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/sbs2020

City of Fairfax Government

APPLY TODAY for the Winter Preparedness Initiative! WPI is a micro-grant program open to Fairfax City restaurants to sup...
12/10/2020

APPLY TODAY for the Winter Preparedness Initiative! WPI is a micro-grant program open to Fairfax City restaurants to support outdoor dining operations during the cooler seasons. GRANTS ARE LIMITED!

For more information, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/winter

City of Fairfax Government

Visit our "Shop Local, Shop in Place" website to browse options in Fairfax City for Dining, Retail and more! Support loc...
12/09/2020

Visit our "Shop Local, Shop in Place" website to browse options in Fairfax City for Dining, Retail and more! Support local and shop small! Check out our other programs to help support the business community.

To navigate to the website, click below 👇
fairfaxcityconnected.com/shoplocal

City of Fairfax Government

APPLY TODAY! The Winter Preparedness Initiative - Micro Grant Program supports Fairfax City restaurants continue outdoor...
12/09/2020

APPLY TODAY! The Winter Preparedness Initiative - Micro Grant Program supports Fairfax City restaurants continue outdoor dining operations during the cooler seasons.

Applications are DUE by tomorrow, December 10, 2020 ❄️

For more information, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/winter

City of Fairfax Government

Support Fairfax City Small Businesses through FCR+! Purchase a discounted gift card directly from a participating busine...
12/09/2020

Support Fairfax City Small Businesses through FCR+! Purchase a discounted gift card directly from a participating business and receive the full face value. 🙌 Program ends December 20, 2020!

For a list of participating businesses, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

City of Fairfax Government

Watch the most recent webinar of Catalyst for Change from the NoVA EDA: Local Sourcing, Creating Dining- How Field and M...
12/08/2020

Watch the most recent webinar of Catalyst for Change from the NoVA EDA: Local Sourcing, Creating Dining- How Field and Main Thrives Through Community Focus.

To view the recorded webinar, click the link below 👇
http://ow.ly/jXVF50CFRVd

City of Fairfax Government

Series 2 applications are still OPEN and LIMITED! If you are a Fairfax City Small Business or Non-Profit, apply today!! ...
12/08/2020

Series 2 applications are still OPEN and LIMITED! If you are a Fairfax City Small Business or Non-Profit, apply today!! Applications are due by December 11, 2020.

For more information about Series 2, visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/series2

City of Fairfax Government

Fairfax City's Small Business Saturday was a success! A huge thank you to city patrons, visitors and businesses for part...
12/08/2020

Fairfax City's Small Business Saturday was a success! A huge thank you to city patrons, visitors and businesses for participating on November 28 and supporting Fairfax's small business community!

Read more about SBS from the Connection Newspapers 👇
connectionnewspapers.com/news/2020/dec/04/fairfaxs-welcome-small-business-saturday/

City of Fairfax Government

Shop Local & Shop Small during Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt 🎁  Don't forget to send us your Elf Hunt Card once you...
12/07/2020

Shop Local & Shop Small during Fairfax City's 2nd Annual Elf Hunt 🎁

Don't forget to send us your Elf Hunt Card once you find 10 Elves! Turning in a valid Elf Hunt card will get you one step closer to winning a $100 gift card to a Fairfax City Business of your choice!

For more information visit: fairfaxcityconnected.com/sbs2020

City of Fairfax Government

Shop Local & Shop in Place right here in Fairfax City. Check out our current programs that help support small businesses...
12/07/2020

Shop Local & Shop in Place right here in Fairfax City. Check out our current programs that help support small businesses and our Shop Local website to browse local options for Dining, Retail & more!

To view our site: fairfaxcityconnected.com/shoplocal

City of Fairfax Government

Have you purchased a discounted gift card yet? Check our list of participating businesses for FCR+ & purchase a gift car...
12/07/2020

Have you purchased a discounted gift card yet? Check our list of participating businesses for FCR+ & purchase a gift card to support Fairfax City small businesses!

Program ends December 20, 2020.

For an updated list of participating businesses visit the link below 👇
fairfaxcityconnected.com/plus

City of Fairfax Government

Follow our social media to stay up to date with events, announcements, new initiatives, and more! If you would like to r...
12/05/2020

Follow our social media to stay up to date with events, announcements, new initiatives, and more!

If you would like to receive our weekly Business Bulletin, click the link below and subscribe!
fairfaxcityconnected.com/bulletin

City of Fairfax Government

Congratulations to Mama Chang's for making it into Eater DC's 38 Standout Dining Destinations Around D.C.! Visit the lin...
12/04/2020

Congratulations to Mama Chang's for making it into Eater DC's 38 Standout Dining Destinations Around D.C.!

Visit the link below for more information!
dc.eater.com/maps/dc-best-restaurants-38

City of Fairfax Government

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Support Fairfax City Businesses by shopping Local this holiday season! Not sure where to start? Check out our website an...
12/04/2020

Support Fairfax City Businesses by shopping Local this holiday season! Not sure where to start? Check out our website and explore each category!

Visit the link below to start exploring!
fairfaxcityconnected.com/shoplocal

City of Fairfax Government

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