September 14, 2019 | News ReleaseA sweeping update to the Community Energy Plan is one of dozens of items the Arlington County Board will consider at its September Meeting.
September 13, 2019September is National Preparedness Month. Here are things you can do right now to make sure you’re ready the next time an emergency hits.
September 10, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County was the top Virginia county for tourism revenue for 11th consecutive year, according to the U.S. Travel Association.
September 5, 2019 | News ReleaseMore than 30 permits will move from paper applications and in-person payments to the virtual system, eliminating the need for customers to visit County offices to complete these transactions.
September 4, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Transportation Division will install the first new sign on Richmond Highway in Crystal City on Thursday, Sept. 5.
August 30, 2019 | News ReleaseIn 2019, "new" is the operative word at APS, with new schools, new names and a new Interim Superintendent. This back-to-school guide will prep you for a new year ahead, whether you're a parent or a neighbor.
August 29, 2019Organizing textbooks and setting up classrooms? Sure. Buying pencils, notebooks, and first-day-of-school outfits? Of course. But stocking Band-Aids and updating immunizations? Prepping the health clinics in 36 Arlington Public Schools buildings and ensuring every child is ready to enter school is an important part of preparing for the first day of school on Sept. 3. […]
August 28, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 for Labor Day. Trash & Recycling Collections – Normal Metered Parking – Not enforced See the Holiday Schedule page for more information.
August 28, 2019 | News ReleaseThe new uniforms are a change from the traditional brown uniform that Sheriff’s Deputies have historically worn.
August 22, 2019Go 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.
August 20, 2019Attend an open house to learn more about Arlington's new online permitting system!
August 20, 2019 | News ReleaseThe month-long employment and financial literacy series will focus on how experienced workers can adapt to transitions in both work and life.
August 14, 2019Arlington County completed the new bridge for North Carlin Springs Road over North George Mason Drive ahead of time and under budget.
August 8, 2019ART’s number one priority is the safety of our riders and others on the road.
August 8, 2019 | News ReleaseIn response to the July 8 flood, Arlington is opening a Local Recovery Center, to be co-located with a SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center.
August 1, 2019 | News ReleaseThe auditor focused on the root causes leading to Fire Department overtime.
July 24, 2019 | News ReleaseOperation FirePaws, the Arlington County Fire Department’s month-long charity drive for the Animal Welfare League of Arlington, kicks off next week.
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.