January 13, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County property values showed modest growth again for 2017, with property values growing 2.9 percent over 2016.
January 11, 2017 | News ReleaseConozca cómo convertirse en defensor del vecindario y efectuar cambios a través del programa gratuito del condado de Arlington Neighborhood College, que constará de ocho encuentros consecutivos los días jueves a la tarde a partir del 16 de marzo de 2017.
January 11, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on: Monday, January 16, 2017 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday holiday Friday, January 20, 2017 for Inauguration Day Commonwealth of Virginia offices, including Courts and DMV, will be closed Friday, January 13, 2017 for Lee Jackson Day. Arlington County offices will be open. […]
January 10, 2017 | News ReleaseNeighborhood College offers a free course in civic engagement to Arlingtonians who are passionate about their neighborhood and their community.
January 6, 2017 | News Release
Arlington County Board Chair Fisette, Vice Chair Cristol Named to Regional Transportation Leadership RolesArlington to play leadership role in 2017 in regional transportation bodies.
January 6, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County has published a bonus paperless edition of The Citizen quarterly newsletter for January, filled with key winter weather tips, County Board actions, Arlington Public Schools happenings, parks and rec activities and other useful information.
January 3, 2017 | News ReleaseJay Fisette is Arlington's 2017 County Board Chair and Katie Cristol is the vice chair.
January 3, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board purchased the last of three properties earmarked as the site for the Nauck Town Square.
December 16, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Sunday, Dec. 25 & Monday, Dec. 26, 2016 for Christmas and Sunday, Jan. 1 and Monday, Jan. 2, 2017 for New Year’s Day. Arlington Public Library also will be closed on Saturday, Dec. 24. Trash & Recycling Collections – Normal Christmas Tree collection […]
December 14, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington has approved new boundaries and created new precincts.
December 14, 2016 | News ReleasePurchase of two properties that abut the Fire Station No. 8 site on Lee Highway will make it possible to put the temporary fire station there.
December 14, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved an agreement to buy an industrial site in Springfield, where Arlington plans to build a bus heaving maintenance facility.
December 14, 2016 | News Releasethe County Board adopted changes to the Trespass Towing ordinance that will provide more protections for vehicle owners and set new fees.
December 13, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Board authorized the County Manager to create a car-sharing program.
December 13, 2016 | News ReleaseMoving the recycling center to the Trades Center will make it easier to monitor and maintain.
December 10, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Board today approved new Zoning Ordinance regulations that define a short-term residential rental as a new home occupation called “accessory homestay,” and creates standards for this use. The regulations affect short-term rentals through online services such as Airbnb, Craigslist, VRBO and others.
December 10, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Board today approved changes to the Zoning Ordinance that give the Board the authority, subject to use permit approval, to modify height and setback requirements and revise existing provisions for allowing the Board to approve modifications in parking requirements for elementary, middle and high schools.
December 10, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Board today approved an agreement to transfer construction of the Lynn Street Esplanade Project to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). The Lynn Street Esplanade Project will bring pedestrian and bicycle safety, as well as traffic management improvements on North Lynn Street in Rosslyn.
December 10, 2016 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today approved a contract to plan and design a new Lubber Run Community Center, following a robust community engagement process set to begin in early 2017. The Board also approved a contract to expand Barcroft gymnastics gym.
December 8, 2016 | News ReleaseFour winners of the second annual "Fast Four" were recognized by Arlington Economic Development.
December 3, 2016 | News ReleaseThe Board meeting will be broadcast live on cable television and webstreamed.
December 2, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington County’s Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board (HALRB) has decided that further study of the Westover garden apartments is needed.
December 1, 2016Brighten the holiday season for some of Arlington’s most vulnerable residents by taking part in the County’s annual Secret Santa program, sponsored by the Department of Human Services
December 1, 2016 | News Release Libby Garvey will be sworn-in for her second full term on the Arlington County Board on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 5 p.m. in the Board Room at 2100 Clarendon Blvd.
November 30, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington's three public access entities would each receive a high-definition channel under the draft agreement with Comcast.
November 29, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Manager will seek the County Board's support for negotiating a land exchange agreement with Arcland.
November 18, 2016 | News ReleaseThe Sheriff's Offices already has put in place many of the policies and practices called for in the settlement.
November 17, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 24 & Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, for Thanksgiving. Trash & Recycling Collections – Normal Metered Parking – Not enforced See the Holiday Schedule page for more information.
November 14, 2016Fats, oils and grease, known collectively as “FOG,” represent the most serious enemy of our sewer lines so it's important — and easy — to keep them out.
November 14, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington is getting ready to respond to whatever winter throws at us.
November 11, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington's FY 2018 Budget process has begun, with the County Board finalizing guidance to the County Manager for his Proposed Budget.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseCulpepper Garden I apartments will be renovated for the first time since 1975.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseThe Board is changing the tradition of meeting on New Year's Day, voting to meet on the first business day of 2017.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseCounty Board members sought to reassure the community in the wake of the Nov. 8 presidential election results.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County makes changes to the planned renovation of a Bluemont Park field.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington is launching its Financial Fraud, Waste and Abuse Hotline to the public Nov. 15.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County Auditor reviews County programs and reports to the County Board.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseOutstanding long-term care facility employees are recognized for their care of residents.
November 9, 2016 | News ReleaseWith near record turnout, Arlington voters re-elected Libby Garvey to the County Board on Tuesday and approved all four bond referenda to fund transportation, infrastructure, parks and Arlington Public Schools projects.
November 7, 2016 | News ReleaseArlington County Government Offices & Facilities Closed Fri., Nov. 11 Trash & Recycling – Normal Collection Schedule Metered Parking – Not Enforced Ceremony at 1 p.m. in Clarendon Arlington County courts, libraries, public schools and other government offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. Trash and recycling […]
November 5, 2016 | News ReleaseThe County will consider historic designation of the Ball family graveyard in Ballston concurrently with consideration of a proposed redevelopment of the site.
November 5, 2016 | News ReleaseNew sign rules aim to keep the County's urban regional shopping centers competitive.
November 5, 2016 | News ReleaseMore state funding will expand crisis services for children across the region.
November 4, 2016The Arlington County Board is considering upgrading and refining County code dealing with the frequently contentious issue of vehicles towed from private property. At Saturday’s November Regular Meeting, the Board will discuss advertising a public hearing on “trespass towing” during its Dec. 10 meeting.
November 3, 2016 | News ReleaseSince its release in January, the My Arlington App has helped you stay on top of the County’s events and news, provided alerts to traffic and Metro delays, and streamlined the search for permitting information. We took it further in August, adding real-time traffic data, voting maps and info, an easy-to-use County staff directory and more. Now we’re unveiling […]
November 3, 2016 | News ReleaseTwo distinguished public servant/volunteers, three celebrated non-profits and a business that serves up food, politics and literature are the recipients of the 2016 James B. Hunter Award, Arlington’s highest human rights honor.
November 3, 2016By enrolling in Arlington Alert this month, you’ll also get to direct a special gift to a favorite “Subscribe and Serve” organization in the County.
November 2, 2016 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board and Arlington County School Board are seeking applicants for a new advisory group, the Joint Facilities Advisory Commission (JFAC). Applicants can apply online.
November 1, 2016 | News ReleaseStephen J. Agostini takes up his duties as director of management and finance for Arlington County on November 21.
October 29, 2016 | News ReleaseA summary of some of the key items on the November County Board Meeting Agenda.