National Night Out Recap and Photos

The Del Ray Citizens Association, in conjunction with local police and fire departments, recently participated in National Night Out. Over one hundred Del Ray residents turned out for a fun-filled evening of safety-awareness and community-building.

A number of city officials stopped by to mingle with their constituents and neighbors. Thanks on behalf of the DRCA for their support! Also, thanks to the many volunteers that help make events such as this possible.

Special Thanks to the VIP’s that attended:

Police Chief Earl Cook
Vice Mayor Allison Siberb
City Council Members
John Chapman
Redella Pepper
Paul Smedberg
Sheriff Dana Lawhorne

Ex-DRCA Presidents:

Larry Altenburg
Laurie MacNamara Hendrickson
Sean Crumley

Agencies in attendance:

The City of Alexandria Sheriff’s Office
The City of Alexandria Police K9 units
The City of Alexandria Police
The City of Alexandria Crime Scene Investigations
The City of Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department Unit
The City of Alexandria Fire Department
The Marshals Service Armored Personnel Carrier
The US Postal Inspection Service
Metro Transit Police

Special Thanks to:

Your Dogs Best Fiends for handling all the food and drinks
The Del Ray Business Association for providing gift bags
Pat Miller for all of her hard work with planning and setup of the event
Sarah Haut and Sean Crumley for helping with DRCA new members table
Victory Red Lead Vocalist – Sherman Lugwig – Solo Acoustic Classic Rock Performance

All the wonderful volunteers that helped with the setup and cleanup of the event

Attendees enjoy an up-close look at firetrucks and police motorcycles, while enjoying live music and a cookout.