News Releases

Arlington County Board Advertises Tax Rate for CY 2015

The Arlington County Board today voted 5-0 to advertise a property tax rate of $1.011 per $100 of assessed value for Calendar Year (CY) 2015, including the $.013 stormwater sanitary district tax. This is 1.5 cents above the CY 2014 real estate tax rate. By law, the Board cannot adopt a rate higher than the one advertised, although it may adopt a lower rate.

Contracts Approved for Crystal City Roadway and Bus Stop Improvements, Countywide Asphalt Patching

New bus bays in Crystal City will accommodate shuttles Asphalt contract expected to improve turnaround time The Arlington County Board today approved contracts to improve roadways and bus stops adjacent to the Crystal City Metrorail Station and on-call asphalt patching throughout the County. “These contracts will help us make needed improvements in Crystal City, and […]

Fort Myer North Heights Area Plan’s Goals Achieved through 1307 N. Rolfe Street Redevelopment

The Arlington County Board today voted to approve redevelopment of 1307 N. Rolfe Street. Using the Fort Myer North Heights area plan as a guide, the block-long redevelopment will include two new residential buildings with 39 on-site affordable housing units, a new public park that preserves three significant trees, and a newly built County transitional living facility, Independence House.

Arlington to License ConnectArlington in Commercial Corridors

The Arlington County Board today took a key step as it moves into the homestretch of creating a technology infrastructure that is unparalleled in the region. Guided by an adopted policy statement, license agreement and rate structure, the County is poised to begin using ConnectArlington as an economic development tool within the next six months.