November 10, 2019 | News ReleaseResidents and businesses in Arlington County can resume using tap water for all purposes following the large water transmission main break on Nov. 8 at Glebe Road and Chain Bridge Road.
November 9, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its November Meeting. Here are some of the agenda highlights.
November 8, 2019 | News ReleaseUpdate Nov. 10: Boil Water Advisory Ends in Arlington Update 3:23 p.m.: See Boil Notice Procedures for Food Establishments Update 12:05 p.m.: Find out more details on what to do during the boil water advisory. Update 9:30 a.m.: The Department of Environmental Services has created a searchable map of the Boil Water Advisory zone. Enter your […]
November 7, 2019 | News ReleaseFrom now through July 2020, Arlingtonians will have opportunities to provide input and inform decisions about the County’s operating and capital budgets.
November 6, 2019 | News ReleaseA just-published, visually-rich Story Map illustrates how Arlington’s peak 20th century development took place amid few standards for stormwater — and the ramifications for today’s more frequent, intense rain storms.
November 6, 2019We are grateful for the service of our country’s veterans, many of who live in our community. It is critical for everyone to be counted as part of the 2020 Census.
October 31, 2019 | News ReleaseUpdate 11/5/19: The source of the petroleum release has been mitigated and the impacted area has been cleaned up. The advisory to avoid contact with the stream has been lifted after monitoring the stream for several days. The County recommends residents resume adherence to its normal protective guidelines for interacting with urban streams. More information […]
October 30, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington's Cold weather Plan will be in place throughout the late fall and winter to help keep people experiencing homelessness safe during extreme cold and winter storms.
October 28, 2019 | News Release
Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church to Host Community Meetings on the Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention CenterPublic input is part of a study examining the future of the Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center (Center), given that juvenile incarceration rates have declined over the last decade.
October 28, 2019From what’s on the ballot to what you need to bring with you, we’ve rounded up the information you need to know before heading to the polls on Nov. 5.
October 24, 2019How much candy should you buy? Census numbers could help!
October 23, 2019 | News ReleaseWith Halloween lurking just around the corner, we've compiled some of the ways to make the most of your trick-or-treating, frightening fun and haunting hikes in Arlington.
October 22, 2019 | News ReleaseThe new Fire Station No. 8 will be larger, more energy efficient and will better serve the community for decades to come.
October 19, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board voted to advertise a public hearing in November on regulating e-scooters and other shared mobility devices.
October 19, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board approved a new apartment tower in Crystal City that will include committed affordable units.
October 17, 2019 | News ReleaseOther nearby fire stations will continue to meet fire and emergency service needs in this area. The County is also developing a process to determine future use of the site.
October 11, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at its October Meeting. All Board meetings are open to the public.
October 11, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County government offices, libraries and other government facilities and services will be open on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Virginia Commonwealth offices, including Arlington Courts, DMVs and Arlington Public Schools, will be closed in observance of Columbus Day. Trash and recycling services will operate on a normal schedule. Metered parking will not be enforced. See the Holiday Schedule page for more […]
October 10, 2019The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting temporary employees for the 2020 Census. Fill out an application on line or attend one of the Arlington Employment Center's Census job events.
October 8, 2019In a house fire, you may have less than two minutes to escape after the smoke alarm sounds. Here are five steps to ensuring your family is prepared.
October 3, 2019October is National Cyber Security Awareness month and a great time to learn how to better protect ourselves online.
October 3, 2019 | News ReleaseHere are five County projects that will help to make for safer conditions for APS students.
October 3, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County will host a discussion about the healing process for survivors of domestic and dating violence and the resources available to support them.
October 2, 2019 | News ReleaseAt a joint work session, the two jurisdictions laid the groundwork for cooperating to support inclusive growth and address the impact that Amazon’s HQ2 and the planned Virginia Tech Innovation Campus is already having on the two communities.
October 2, 2019 | News ReleaseDESIGNArlington is a biennial awards program that showcases architectural, historic preservation, landscape and public art projects in the County.
October 1, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington and Alexandria will hold a joint work session on Tuesday, Oct. 1 2019 on working together to manage growth associated with Amazon's HQ2.
October 1, 2019 | News ReleaseThousands of historic materials, some of which date back to the late 1840’s, have been returned to Arlington County.
September 28, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments has launched a cohort of local government staff to advance racial equity and opportunities for all.
September 27, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington residents now have three more drop-off sites for recycling used glass jars and bottles, co-located with libraries and community centers.
September 27, 2019It's National Preparedness Month. Find out how Census data helps Arlington to “be prepared, not scared” in the face of an emergency.
September 26, 2019Funds will be used for improvements to the parking lot, dog park, trails, athletic field, playground, picnic area and more.
September 25, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County staff presented a Stormwater Action Plan, with the goal of managing emerging, dynamic changes, while creating a flood resilient community.
September 25, 2019Confusion over Alexandria City and Alexandria County leads civic federation to call for new name for the County.
September 25, 2019 | News ReleaseA redevelopment of the Holiday Inn site will add a new hotel, a conference center and housing to the Rosslyn core.
September 24, 2019In a move to formalize the regional partnerships and collaborations throughout Northern Virginia’s economic development organizations, a total of 10 jurisdictions from Northern Virginia, including Arlington, are now banding together to form the Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance. The Memorandum of Understanding for the regional partnership, formalized earlier this month, was born from Arlington’s successful […]
September 24, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington and Alexandria will hold a joint work session on October 1 to consider ways to cooperate on managing growth issues in both communities.
September 23, 2019With nearly 4,500 cases of rabies in animals reported in 2017, education and prevention awareness remain the best way for people to protect themselves.
September 21, 2019 | News ReleaseTo eliminate disparities in outcomes, the County will collaborate with APS and other partners on initiatives to address disparities in outcomes and foster equity.
September 21, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington sets bold goals for increasing resilience and mitigating, adapting to climate change in Community Energy Plan.
September 21, 2019 | News ReleaseA new six-story mixed-use building will replace the aging Westmont shopping center at the intersection of S. Glebe Road and Columbia Pike.
September 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThe park signs recognize The Boeing Company’s generous donation to support maintenance and operational expenses at both Long Bridge Park and the future Long Bridge Aquatics & Fitness Center, as well as provide access and programming for active duty military and their families at the aquatics center.
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.