July 27, 2017 | News ReleaseJBG and the County have partnered to extend the popular pop-up library for another six months past its original closure date.
July 24, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington has won a major planning award named for the late Arlington Economic Development Director Terry Holzheimer.
July 20, 2017 | News ReleaseThis is the second straight year that Arlington was named a Top Digital County.
July 20, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved a contract for a new Lubber Run Community Center and deferred action on the concept design.
July 19, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County will ask the Commonwealth to transfer a stretch of Route 237, from Ballston to Courthouse, to County ownership.
July 19, 2017 | News ReleaseAt its Tuesday, July 18 Recessed Meeting, the Arlington County Board took action on several items. Following are highlights from the items the Board voted on: South Carlin Springs Road Site to be Part of Virginia Hospital Center Land Deal County to Purchase South Glebe Road Building to House Head Start Program Arlington County […]
July 19, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has voted to notify Virginia Hospital Center that it wants the hospital's South Carlin Springs site as part of a land swap agreement.
July 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved the purchase of a three-story office building at 2920 S. Glebe Road to house a Head Start program that will be displaced when the County transfers its Edison Center property to Virginia Hospital Center.
July 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has approved new arts grants made to organizations and individuals whose work enriches the cultural life of Arlington.
July 17, 2017Some 70,000 bees have been saved by a bee-keeping couple working with the County to transfer the hive and honey out of a former office building in Nauck slated for demolition.
July 15, 2017 | News ReleaseAt its Saturday, July 15 County Board Meeting, the Arlington County Board took action on several items. Following are highlights from the items the Board voted on: County Board Approves Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Map Update County Board Approves New Crystal City Apartments Improvements Coming to Stratford and Thomas Jefferson Parks A Better Bridge for […]
July 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has green-lighted a new Crystal City apartments project at 2351 Jefferson Davis Highway that will advance the community's vision for the neighborhood.
July 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved contracts to make the first significant improvements to Stratford Park since it was built more than 50 years ago, and to replace the synthetic turf surfacing at Thomas Jefferson Park community field.
July 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board voted to approve a contract to replace Arlington's most deteriorated bridge, on North Carlin Springs Road.
July 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has approved a Neighborhood Conservation project that will bring safety improvements to North Sycamore Street.
July 8, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board will consider dozens of items at its July 2017 County Board Meeting.
June 30, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Manager plans to bring his recommendations on lighting Williamsburg fields to the County Board in September.
June 30, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County partnered with the Rosslyn BID to develop a more urban, unified Streetscape Elements Plan for the neighborhood.
June 28, 2017 | News ReleaseCounty Board Chair Jay Fisette lauds Arlington's progress and looks to its future at "State of the County" event.
June 28, 2017America turns 241 years old next week but Arlington always has fresh ways to celebrate at its renowned annual national birthday party at Long Bridge Park.
June 27, 2017 | News ReleaseCounty Board Chair Jay Fisette will speak at the Arlington Chamber of Commerce's Crystal City event.
June 26, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, for Independence Day. Courts and DMV (including DMV Select) will also be closed on Mon., July 3, 2017. Trash & Recycling Collections – Normal Parking – Metered parking is not enforced but street parking near the US Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima), Long Bridge […]
June 22, 2017To find out what aspects of the community and local government interest millennials, County staff decided to ask them.
June 20, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board accepted the neighborhood's first update of their Neighborhood Conservation Plan since 2000.
June 20, 2017The County Board set public hearings in July for an updated map meant to protect environmentally sensitive areas near streams and he Chesapeake Bay.
June 20, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board extended the 2011 agreement with George Washington University, and approved GW's clubhouse plan.
June 17, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board voted to approve contracts that will improve intersections, bridges and much-used trails.
June 16, 2017 | News ReleaseCarla de la Pava is the first Arlington County Treasurer to win the President's Award.
June 15, 2017As part of its Natural Resources Management Plan, Arlington has worked hard to remove invasive plants and add mostly natives - never invasives - to public spaces.
June 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Army plans to use the entire former Navy Annex site, along Columbia Pike, to expand Arlington National Cemetery.
June 12, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board will consider dozens of items at its June Meeting. The meeting is open to the public, broadcast live and live-streamed.
June 7, 2017 | News ReleaseHundreds of international travel buyers and media visited Arlington through County and regional events.
June 7, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County announces its support for the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda and highlights its efforts to combat climate change and reduce energy use.
June 7, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington’s 12th annual Gang Prevention Soccer Tournament takes place Sunday, June 25 at Washington-Lee High School, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
June 5, 2017 | News ReleaseThree extraordinary women are this year's Women of Vision honorees. Dr. Emma Violand-Sanchez received a lifetime achievement award.
May 31, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County sold $185 million in bonds at a near-record low interest rate.
May 25, 2017Arlington’s Alexis Zambrano is a proven “roadeo” star who doesn’t horse around, having now brought home silver to go with previous gold at the big regional “Equipment Roadeo” competition, sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic American Public Works Association.
May 24, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington earns the coveted Triple-AAA rating for the 17th year in a row.
May 23, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board took action on several items.
May 23, 2017 | News ReleaseThe approved projects include street improvements, streetlights, intersection improvements and a neighborhood sign.
May 23, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved the sale of long-term bonds used to finance major capital projects.
May 22, 2017The Arlington Historical Society received StormwaterWise Landscape help from the County in dealing with Arlington's oldest house and its damp foundation.
May 20, 2017 | News ReleaseHighlights include contract awards and upcoming public hearings.
May 20, 2017 | News Release
Board Awards Contracts to Improve Arlington Blvd. Intersection Safety, Reduce Williamsburg Blvd. Stormwater RunoffThe County Board approved contracts to improve intersection access and safety on Arlington Boulevard at Irving Street and to reduce and filter stormwater runoff on Williamsburg Boulevard.
May 20, 2017Public hearings to be held in June for Zoning Ordinance amendments regarding retail signage and the Rosslyn Streetscape Elements Plan.
May 19, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County's Neighborhood College program has trained hundreds of residents to effectively advocate on behalf of their communities.
May 19, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington is asking for feedback on specific public use options for two sites.
May 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe new Crystal City Multimodal Center is located on 18th Street South, under the U.S. Route 1 bridge.
May 16, 2017As another season of warm weather settles in, Arlingtonians can resume the fight against disease-carrying nuisances with a few simple precautions.
May 15, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board will consider dozens of items on Saturday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 23, that are on the agenda for the May 2017 County Board Meeting.