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Commission on Veterans Affairs




The meetings of the Commission on Veterans Affairs are open to the public. The Commission welcomes visitors to join us as we serve the County and its residents. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month, except in July and August. As possible, we adjust meeting dates in order to accommodate days of major religious observances. Please contact the office to confirm meetings.

Next Meeting: Tuesday February 20, 2024 from 6pm to 7:30pm - Commission will be meeting virtually via Zoom. The Commission will hear two presentations: "Update on the DC VA Medical Center" from Michael S. Heimall, FACHE, Medical Center Director, Washington, D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center and "The Silver Spring Vet Center (and Other Vet Centers)" from Wayne A. Stinchcomb, MDiv, CPLC, Veterans Outreach Program Specialist, Army Veteran, Silver Spring Vet Center, Department of Veterans Affairs. View agenda for full list of items. If you have questions, please email

Meeting Accessibility Notice:
Sign language interpreter services and other auxiliary aids or services will be provided upon request with as much advance notice as possible, preferably at least three (3) full business days before the meeting/event. To request any other reasonable accommodation or to advise us of any dietary considerations, please contact Taking these steps will help us have sufficient time to best meet your needs.

Full Commission Meeting Schedule

February 20, 2024
March 19, 2024
April 16, 2024
May 21, 2024
June 18, 2024
No meetings in July or August
September 17, 2024
October 15, 2024
November 19, 2024
December 17, 2024


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Proudly Recognizing the Military Service of Our U.S. Armed Forces, U.S. Uniformed Services & Their Families