County News

Police Kick Off 2015 Holiday Toy Drive

Help make this holiday season bright for Arlington County children in need by donating to our Holiday Toy Drive and Fill-The-Cruiser events! The Arlington County Police Department is asking community members to donate new, unwrapped toys to bring holiday cheer to children ages 1 – 17. Donations will be accepted from December 1 – 11, 2015 and will be distributed throughout Arlington County by the Police Department.

Arlington Business Brain Trust Announces & Commits to 5 Key Strategies

Five strategies for business-focused vision result of year-long project Focus on continued collaboration and partnership between businesses and the community – Arlington = Business + Community Goal of enhancing and growing the Arlington business community Arlington’s Business Brain Trust, an ad-hoc committee of local business and community leaders, released a business-focused vision and five strategic […]

Arlington Approves Major Redevelopment of Ballston Mall

The Arlington County Board today approved plans to transform Ballston Mall, long the heart of the Ballston neighborhood and an anchor that for many years has created a sense of place, spurred development and generated revenue, into a more dynamic, accessible Ballston Quarter that will feature retail shops facing the street and a new, mixed-use residential building.

Arlington Creates Military and Veterans Affairs Committee

Will coordinate community efforts to recognize, support Arlington’s active duty military, veterans and their families; County Manager-appointed committee first of its kind in the region. Residents encouraged to follow committee activities, get involved.