January 19, 2019 | News ReleaseAgenda highlights from among the dozens of items the Arlington County Board will consider at its January 2019 Meeting.
January 17, 2019 | News ReleaseFlu season is officially underway. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that flu activity is “elevated” as flu viruses circulate nationwide. Arlington healthcare officials are urging residents to take precautions and get vaccinated to help prevent the spread of flu. Here’s what you can do to lower the chances of getting the flu or passing it on to anyone else: […]
January 16, 2019Part-concierge, part-ambassador, Robert "Mo" Rouse helps thousands of people each year discover Arlington. He sat down to talk about his work.
January 16, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Jan. 21, 2019 for Martin Luther King, Jr.,’s birthday. NOTE: Commonwealth of Virginia offices (including Courts & DMVs) will be closed Friday Jan. 18, 2019 for Lee-Jackson Day. Events Jan 20, 2019 – Tribute Event. Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy at Arlington’s 50th annual tribute event in the Wakefield High School auditorium. Admission is […]
January 11, 2019 | News ReleaseAs the partial shutdown of the federal government enters its fourth week, Arlington County has joined local governments around the region in taking actions to help ease pressure on County residents and businesses.
January 11, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington Safe Havens will offer supervised visitation and exchange services for families who have been affected by domestic violence.
January 9, 2019 | News ReleaseThe guides aim to inspire vacationers and meeting professionals to make Arlington their home base for a capital visit.
January 9, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Board Chair Christian Dorsey has been elected 2019 Vice Chair of COG.
January 8, 2019Arlington streamlined the standard conditions of approval for all school use permits to make the permitting and construction review process more efficient and help avoid cost and timeline overruns on school projects.
January 7, 2019 | News ReleaseFrom the Stanley Cup to turkeys in Rosslyn to Amazon, these are Arlington County's most popular stories in 2018.
January 7, 2019 | News Release
Arlington’s Annual MLK Tribute, “Dr. King’s Dream: A Legacy Performed,” to Tell Dr. King’s Story Through a DreamThe free Jan. 20 event hosted by actor Christian Keyes includes local performers Joy Gardner, the Hoffman-Boston All Star Chorus and James Gibson.
January 2, 2019 | News ReleaseChristian Dorsey, who served as vice chair in 2018, will lead the Arlington County Board as its Chair in 2019.
January 2, 2019 | News ReleaseMeredith has been with Arlington County in various leadership roles since 2004, including serving as Acting DMF Director for part of 2016.
December 27, 2018 | News ReleaseThe public is invited to join the Arlington County Board as it elects a new Chair and Vice Chair at its Jan. 2, 2019 Organizational Meeting.
December 20, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts and libraries will be closed on Mon., Dec. 24 and Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, for Christmas and on Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, for New Year’s Day. Courts will also be closed on Dec. 31, 2018, and libraries will close at 5 p.m. on Dec. 31. Metered Parking will not be […]
December 20, 2018The hotline enables anyone to make a confidential and secure report directly to the County either online or via phone.
December 17, 2018 | News ReleaseMarch of Dimes will be relocating its headquarters to the Crystal City neighborhood of Arlington.
December 15, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington County finalized it's 2019 General Assembly Legislative package, which focuses on funding priorities.
December 15, 2018 | News ReleaseThis is the third phase of a four-phase project to improve pedestrian safety, accessibility along Wilson Boulevard.
December 13, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington's guide to the holidays is here to help make this season fun, festive and safe. However you choose to celebrate, we hope it is truly the most wonderful time of the year.
December 13, 2018 | News ReleaseThe plan aims to preserve and enhance the area's existing natural resources and industrial character.
December 10, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will honor departing Board Member John Vihstadt's service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, and not at 1 p.m., as previously reported.
December 8, 2018Board Member-elect Matt de Ferranti will be sworn-in at the December 2018 County Board Meeting.
December 7, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County has been recognized by the Virginia Association of Counties for its energy efficiency, green buildings, stormwater management and land use.
December 7, 2018 | News ReleaseEdConnective's mission is to help ensure a highly effective teacher is in every classroom by providing virtual coaching and customized feedback for teachers.
December 6, 2018A snowy winter would hardly be surprising. Arlington is hoping for the best but preparing for the worst, with new snow-clearing tools and tips for residents.
December 5, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Municipal Equality Index (MEI) ratings for 2018 are in. See how Arlington scored and what the County is doing to be even more inclusive.
November 30, 2018 | News ReleaseThe trail section provides a new north-south connection for the community and provides more convenient access to Towers Park.
November 30, 2018 | News ReleaseMatt de Ferranti, elected in November, will be sworn-in to the five-member Arlington County Board.
November 28, 2018New Fire Chief David Povlitz sits down to reflect on his first weeks on the job and share his vision for the future of the Arlington County Fire Department.
November 27, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved VHC's plan to expand its N. George Mason Drive campus onto the neighboring Edison site.
November 27, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington will lend Community Development Block Grant funds to help renovate senior housing in Ballston.
November 27, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board budget guidance sets the paramenters for the County Manager's Proposed Fiscal Year 2020 Budget.
November 20, 2018 | News ReleaseFind out who they are and how they’ve helped make Arlington more diverse and inclusive.
November 19, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 22 & Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, for Thanksgiving. Courts will close Wed. Nov. 21 at noon. Trash & Recycling Collections – No residential curbside service Thursday, Nov. 22. Thursday collection will be pushed to Friday, Friday collection on Saturday. Metered Parking – […]
November 19, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Sheriff’s Office and Department of Human Services are partnering on the new effort.
November 17, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board is preparing for the 2019 General Assembly session by seeking public input, and working with Arlington's Legislative Delegation.
November 17, 2018 | News ReleaseThe existing building at the Reed site will be expanded and renovated to accommodate a new elementary school.
November 17, 2018 | News ReleaseProjects planned for the Cherrydale and Arlington Forest neighborhoods will improve N. Monroe Street and Edison Park.
November 15, 2018 | News ReleaseClear up space and clear out old paints, solvents and electronics ahead of the holidays. And don't miss the new location.
November 13, 2018 | News ReleaseRepresents unique multi-jurisdictional partnership and new regional approach to economic development
November 9, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at its November Meeting. Here are some of the agenda highlights.
November 8, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, for Veterans Day observance. Trash and recycling services will operate on a normal schedule. Metered parking will not be enforced. Libraries and community centers that are regularly open on Sunday will follow their regular Sunday schedules on November 11. November 11 […]
November 7, 2018 | News ReleaseMore registered voters in Arlington cast votes in the 2018 general election on Nov. 6 than in any other non-presidential election in the County’s history.
November 6, 2018Dr. Allison Finkelstein is the chair of the Arlington World War I Commemoration Task Force, which was created to lead the County’s efforts to recognize the 100th anniversary of the first World War.
November 5, 2018Residents, businesses and visitors can expect a tighter intersection at Clarendon Circle, with shorter pedestrian crossings, wider sidewalks, and improved alignment of Washington and Wilson boulevards.
November 1, 2018Give your Jack-o’-lantern new life after Halloween by dropping it off for composting.
October 30, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County will observe Nov. 20, 2018, as Transgender Day of Remembrance.
October 30, 2018From what’s on the ballot in Arlington County to photo ID requirements, here's the information to know before heading to the polls on Election Day.
October 29, 2018Go behind the scenes at the Arlington County Equipment Bureau, a full-service vehicle maintenance and repair facility that helps to keep the school bus fleet running.