Community Update – 1-14-22
MPOA Office Closure – 1/17/22 The MPOA office will be closing on Monday, January 17th in observation of the holiday. We will resume regular office hours on Tuesday, January 18th at 8:30am.
Board Meeting – Replay Vimeo- Livestream (Viewing Only) HTTPS://Vimeo.com/578680100 Password - S4n8!DZ
Initial Construction Subcommittee – ICC Do you have experience in Construction, Engineering or Home Building? If so, the MPOA needs your help and expertise on the ICC. For more information or a Volunteer application, please visit https://www.montclairva.com/documents-and-forms, Article 3 Committees & Committee Volunteer Application
Dangerous Dog Policy – Update Please be advised that the new policy that was adopted by the Board of Directors on the December 8, 2021 meeting became in effect as of January 7, 2022. Please visit https://bit.ly/3JYVXPE to view policy #21-005 or https://www.montclairva.com/documents-and-forms, Standing Resolutions.
MPOA Snow Removal Plan – 2021/2022 In case of a winter storm event, please view the Snow Removal Plan for important information regarding the responsibilities of VDOT, MPOA and its sub-associations at https://www.montclairva.com/documents-and-forms, Snow Removal Policy 2021-2022.
Hazardous Tree Assessment Over the past week, Operations, Maintenance and Covenants have been on property assessing the trees that have been reported down on common property or pose potential hazards to private property. In coordination with VDOT and Ross Tree Service (arborist), many of these trees have been tagged for removal. If you see a tree that you suspect is on common property that needs to be assessed for a potential hazard, please report it to email@example.com
Landscape sub-committee – 1/18 @ 5:00PM
Landscape Committee – 1/19 @ 7:00PM
COVID Vaccine Information
The Prince William Health District What You Should Know:
Can A COVID-19 Vaccine Make Me Sick With COVID-19.
Because none of the authorized COVID-19 vaccines in the United States containthelive virus that causes COVID-19,thevaccine cannot make you sick with COVID-19, or make you Test positive.
The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines do not contain any live virus. Instead, they work by teaching our cells to make a harmless piece of a “spike protein,” which is found on the surface of the virus that causes COVID-19. After making the protein piece, cells display it on their our immune system then recognizes that it does not belong there and responds to get rid of it. When an immune response begins, antibodies are produced, creating the same response that happens in a natural infection.
You should get a COVID-19 vaccine even if you already had COVID-19. Getting sick with COVID-19 offers some protection from future illness with COVID-19, sometimes called “natural” The level of protection people get from having COVID-19 may vary depending on how mild or severe their illness was, the time since their infection, and their age; and no currently available test can reliably determine if you are protected after a COVID-19 infection.
CDC is shortening the recommended time for isolation from 10 days for people with COVID-19 to 5 days
If asymptomatic, followed by 5 days of wearing a mask when around
The change is motivated by science showing that the majority of SARS- CoV-2 spread occurs early in the course of illness, generally in the 1-2 days before symptoms begin and the 2-3 days
CDC is also updating the recommended quarantine period for those exposed to COVID-19. The updated recommendations are as follows:
If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate) everyone, regardless of vaccination status. Stay home for 5 If you have no symptoms or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can leave your house.
If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves for 24 hours without fever reducing Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.
If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19
If you: Have been boosted OR Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months OR Completed the primary series of J&J vaccine within the last 2 You do not need to quarantine. Wear a mask around others for 10 days after exposure. Test on day 5, if possible.
If you develop symptoms, get a test and stay home
If you: Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted OR Completed the primary series of J&J over 2 months ago and are not boosted OR are unvaccinated at Stay home for 5 days. Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.
If you can’t quarantine, you must wear a well-fitting mask at all times when around others for 10 days after Test on day 5 if possible. If you develop symptoms, get a test and stay home and isolate yourself from others.
For further information about the CDC guidelines please visit CDC Updates and Shortens Recommended Isolation and Quarantine Period for General Population
Community Vaccination Center and Manassas Mall
Appointments are highly recommended, walk-ins are welcomed.
Sign up for appointments at vase.vdh.virginia.gov for either the CVC or the Manassas Mall vaccine clinic
Community Vaccination Center (CVC)
The Prince William CVC is located at the old Gander Mt. building, which is located at 14011Worth Avenue, Woodbridge, VA 22192.
The CVCwill offer vaccines forages 5-11, Now accepting Walk-ins. PLEASE SEEBELOW FOR HOLIDAY HOURS
Manassas Mall Clinic
Prince William Health District at Manassas Mall COVID-19 vaccine clinic is located 8300Sudley Rd, Manassas, VA 20109
At Manassas Mall, vaccines for 5-11 year olds will be offered
Mall Clinic Hours:
Friday January 7: 11 am to 6 pm (Appointments are highly recommended, limited walk-ins accepted, vaccines offered: Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson). Pfizer 5-11 year old vaccinations, 16 and older
Saturday January 8:11 amto 6pm (Appointments are highly recommended, limited walk-ins accepted, vaccines offered: Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson). Pfizer 5-11 year old vaccinations, 16 and older
If you think you may have COVID-19, you can visit the VDH website to locate COVID-19 testing sites or visit
You can reach out to your healthcare provider for COVID-19 Pharmacies offer COVID-19 testing and sell over-the-counter home testing kits. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-testing/walgreens-partnership/