Tom Ross

Key Facts

Party Independent
Status Incumbent

Background

Tom Ross graduated from Northeastern University with degrees in Recreation Education and Public Administration. Ross is an Air Force veteran and former Director of Recreation and Conservation at the National Park Service. Additionally, Ross has served on the City of Fairfax Planning Commission for 10 years as well as many other local committees. He also served as Cub Scout Leader for Pack 1887 [2].

Key Issues

Community

Ross supports creating a city workforce that is representative of Fairfax City [1].

Transportation

Ross supports expanding walking and biking trails throughout Fairfax by making streets more pedestrian-friendly [1].

Environment

Ross supports taking care of natural areas within the city and being more environmentally friendly [1, 4].

Economy

Ross supports aiding small businesses affected by COVID-19, as well as a low tax rate [4].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Ross for City Council

2 City of Fairfax, Virginia

3 VPAP

4 Fairfax Connection