July 18, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington Economic Development successfully closed 26 deals in FY 2019, representing 7.2 million square feet of office space and 43,000 jobs.
July 17, 2019 | News ReleaseGet tips for staying cool, reporting power outages and protecting homeless neighbors during the extreme weather forecast to last through Sunday, July 21.
July 17, 2019 | News ReleaseAll the doggone, need-to-know info for dogs in Arlington County — everything from where to find dog parks to leash laws to adoption to classes.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseHighlights of actions taken by the Arlington County Board at its July Recessed Meeting.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board approved a contract to build the first four of 23 transit stations planned for Columbia PIke.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington will allow small cell wireless facilities, used for 5G, to be installed on County-owned light poles.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board amended the parking ratio for child care centers, as recommended in the County's Child Care Initiative.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington's Lyon Park neighborhood has updated its Neighborhood Conservation plan.
July 16, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington's Vision Zero Strategy seeks to eliminate fatalities and serious injuries from collisions.
July 15, 2019 | News ReleaseHere's what to do if you receive a Juror Questionnaire in the mail this August.
July 13, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today took action on dozens of items -- here are some of the highlights.
July 13, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington will ask VDOT for the closure of the little-used 23rd Street pedestrian tunnel, and plans upgrades to at-grade Richmond Highway pedestrian crossings.
July 13, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved more than $200,000 in grants to Arlington non-profit arts organizations and individual artists.
July 13, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved the purchase of land that will expand Fort Scott Park in the Arlington Ridge neighborhood.
July 12, 2019 | News ReleaseIams has helped Arlington County find national success as part of the teams that recruited Amazon, Nestle USA, and Lidl.
July 11, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Center for Digital Government and National Association of Counties designated Arlington second place in the 150,000-249,999 population category
July 10, 2019 | News ReleaseCounty Manager Mark Schwartz signed a Declaration of Local Emergency for Arlington County, in response to the Flash Flood Emergency on July 8, 2019, that saw torrential rain, dangerous public safety conditions and damage to private and public facilities.
July 10, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County is seeking volunteers to participate in Capital Fortitude, a full-scale emergency exercise designed to evaluate the ability to dispense medication quickly in response to an anthrax attack.
July 9, 2019 | News ReleaseFollowing severe weather and flooding on July 8, Arlington is working to assess damage by asking those affected to submit information online.
July 5, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its July 2019 Board Meeting. The meeting is open to the public.
July 5, 2019In 2018, there were 31,436 reports of adult abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation in Virginia, a 16-percent increase from the previous year.
July 2, 201920 ways you can reduce your exposure to tick bites―from easy tips you can use immediately to how you can create a “tick-free yard” for your home.
June 28, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019, for Independence Day. Courts are also closed on July 5. Trash & Recycling Collections – Normal Parking – Metered parking is not enforced but street parking near the US Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima), Long Bridge Park, and the Air Force Memorial […]
June 27, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County is heartbroken that a community member was struck by a falling tree limb in a park this afternoon. Our condolences and thoughts are with the family. The incident occurred around 1:45 p.m. when a woman was walking along a path in Lucky Run Park. Apparently, a tree limb fell from an 80-foot oak […]
June 27, 2019Three women were recognized as the 2019 Arlington County Women of Vision for their commitment to and leadership in the Arlington community.
June 26, 2019Arlington is preparing its commercial corridors for next-generation mobile broadband technology, with download speeds up to 100 times faster than today.
June 21, 2019Arlington County has a new general registrar, and she's only the fifth person to hold the position in the County's history.
June 19, 2019 | News ReleaseNearly two dozen Arlingtonians have graduated from Neighborhood College, a program designed to help participants become more effective community leaders.
June 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board voted to raise the cap on County Board salaries for the first time since 2011. The new salary cap will take effect Jan. 1, 2020.
June 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board has approved a six-month extension of the e-scooter and e-bicycle demonstration program, through Dec. 31, 2019.
June 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThe National Park Service issued its Environmental Assessment of the preferred Arlington boathouse site along the George Washington Parkway shoreline next to Theodore Roosevelt Island
June 17, 2019Graduating Yorktown High School student Jake Smith walks us through the County's deployment and study of this pedestrian safety tool.
June 17, 2019Gladys "Gigi" Bate was recently honored by the Arlington County Board with an ACES award for outstanding service to the County. The nurse at Yorktown High School sat down to talk about her work.
June 15, 2019 | News ReleaseA new residential building in the Virginia Square area will include affordable units.
June 14, 2019Arlington County and its Complete Count Committee are gearing up for the 2020 Census—it's not too early to know what to expect next year.
June 11, 2019 | News ReleaseThe fire occurred in the 3800 block of Fifth Street North. The identity of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
June 7, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its June Meeting. The meeting is open to the public and live-streamed on the County website.
June 5, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington is one of just 48 counties in the United States, and nine in Virginia, to receive the highest rating from all three credit agencies for its bonds.
June 4, 2019 | News ReleaseIn recognition of this investment, Arlington will soon name Boeing Fields at Long Bridge Park, as well as name the 50-meter pool inside the future Aquatics & Fitness Center, which is expected to open to the public in winter 2021.
June 4, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington Public Library presents the stories of women trailblazers who influenced politics, education, business, social activism and public libraries.
June 4, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Commission on the Status of Women to honor three women for their commitment and leadership in the Arlington community.
June 3, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington Public Library is teaming up with the Washington Nationals to present the ultimate Summer Reading Challenge.
June 3, 2019 | News ReleaseAre you ready to use your bike in the event of emergency? Find out at the Disaster Relief Trials, a unique bicycle competition with real-world applications.
May 31, 2019As we close out Older Americans Month, we’re focusing on ways older Arlingtonians can connect with and contribute to the community.
May 30, 2019Arlington County is making it a little easier to view online County information and resources in languages other than English.
May 29, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Auditor looked at root causes of police overtime and whether controls were in place to effectively monitor and manage overtime.
May 28, 2019Construction is underway on the new W&OD Trail Bridge over Lee Highway (Route 29) leading to detours and closures for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists.
May 22, 2019 | News ReleaseWhen it comes to public park systems, Arlington’s ranks near the top among the nation’s 100 largest cities.
May 21, 2019 | News Release"Shout it From the Skyline" emerged as the winning submission of the County's first-ever “I Voted” Sticker Design Contest.
May 21, 2019Five furry four-legged visitors were the latest creative approach by the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office to reduce reoffending among inmates.