April 25, 2018Over 30 trees in Clarendon have been decorated as part of a "yarn bomb," an art exhibit to help raise awareness for cancer research and funding.
April 25, 2018The County, in partnership with the Human Rights Commission’s Equality Task Force, has launched a webpage with local, state, and national resources for the LGBTQ community, with LGBTQ resources on a variety of topics, including homelessness and housing, domestic violence and sexual assault, and health.
April 25, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Four Mile Run Valley planning process marks the first time the County has coordinated developing an Area Plan with a Park Master Plan.
April 24, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Capital bikeshare stations on National Park Service land will serve riders along the popular Mt. Vernon trail
April 24, 2018 | News ReleaseThis year's Bill Thomas Award recipients, who have led service projects, helped expand field use, and promoted open space, were honored by the County Board in a ceremony April 24.
April 21, 2018 | News ReleaseThe redevelopment approved by the County Board will add affordable housing on the former Red Cross site.
April 21, 2018 | News ReleaseUnanimously approves $1.276 billion balanced budget No increase in real estate tax rate $500.8 million transfer to Schools includes more ongoing funding $1.6 million more for public safety pay raises than included in proposed budget The Arlington County Board today adopted a $1.276 billion balanced General Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 that includes no […]
April 21, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved a $1.5 million contract to upgrade Dawson Terrace Park.
April 21, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board awarded nearly $10 million worth of water and sewer infrastructure contracts.
April 20, 2018A formal induction ceremony will take place Sunday, April 22 at the American Planning Association National Conference in New Orleans.
April 19, 2018More than two dozen trees in Arlington are being recognized as Notable Tree winners for 2018. This is the story behind one of the trees—and it's connection to Arlington County government history.
April 17, 2018Highlights the history of Fort C.F. Smith, which was built in 1863 as part of a circle of 68 forts constructed around Washington, D.C. to protect the city.
April 16, 2018 | News ReleaseThe early childhood nutrition leader will join sister company Nestlé USA in Rosslyn.
April 13, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at its April, 2018 Regular Meeting.
April 13, 2018What's with the wild turkeys recently seen walking through Rosslyn?
April 12, 2018 | News ReleaseWatch as five record players, two artists, and one stationary bike come together to produce an interactive installation for the new Arlington Art Truck.
April 9, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington welcomes the news that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has vetoed HB 1204.
April 6, 2018 | News ReleaseFour Arlington County police officers, two sheriff’s deputies, and a 9-1-1 dispatcher were honored this week for their exemplary work in responding to people in a mental health crisis when on a call or on the job.
April 5, 2018Some 50 standing commissions and groups, made up of hundreds of volunteers, closely examine key issues facing the County and provide advice and recommendations to the Board.
April 4, 2018 | News ReleaseThe test will trigger a loud noise and text message on cell phones and enabled mobile devices throughout the National Capital Region between 10-11 a.m.
April 4, 2018Leaders from civic associations, County government, advisory groups, local businesses and nonprofit organizations gathered for two roundtables to discuss critical issues facing Arlington women.
April 3, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Community Conversation event will engage Arlington residents and leaders in a discussion about sexual assault, sexual harassment and fostering healthy relationships.
March 28, 2018The lead-up to this year's Earth Day kicks off with E-CARE on March 31, and continues throughout the month of April with many other events.
March 23, 2018 | News ReleaseThe honorees have made a financial and cultural commitment to encouraging the use of sustainable transportation modes such as public transit, ridesharing, biking and walking.
March 23, 2018 | News ReleaseTeaching and learning touches everyone involved at Arlington Weaves, Etc.
March 20, 2018This new guide aims to strengthen engagement and communication processes across County government, for hundreds of capital projects both large and small.
March 20, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Auditor made specific recommendations for reducing overtime costs in the ECC.
March 20, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington's safe and dependable drinking water may taste slightly different as the regional supply system undergoes its annual spring cleaning.
March 20, 2018ATV, Arlington County Government's cable news channel since 1981, is now available in HD, on Comcast Xfinity 1085.
March 14, 2018County Manager Mark Schwartz and Civic Federation President Duke Banks met with the presidents of 55 separate civic and condo associations.
March 13, 2018Work has begun on removal of the narrow travel lane for vehicles—known as a “slip lane”—connecting eastbound Clarendon Boulevard to 15th Street North.
March 9, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider nearly two dozen items at its March 2018 meeting.
March 8, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington Convention and Visitors Service (ACVS) will partner with other Virginia localities to produce a road trip-themed video series highlighting fun and diverse experiences visitors can have when they visit the Commonwealth.
March 8, 2018The Fire Station No. 8 History and Legacy Working Group is being established and charged to develop and recommend strategies to recognize, emphasize and honor the history and legacy of the Hall’s Hill/High View Park Volunteer Fire Department and Fire Station No. 8.
March 2, 2018 | News ReleaseStarting March 5, 2018, customers can complete the building permit application process online if they submit their application using the ePlan Review portal.
March 1, 2018The County celebrated Arlington's rich African-American history at the 26th annual Feel the Heritage Festival, captured in a time-lapse video.
February 28, 2018 | News Release
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February 28, 2018 | News ReleaseLearn how to become a neighborhood advocate and effect change through Arlington County’s free Neighborhood College program. Applications are due March 18.
February 27, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Queen's Court loan from the County's Affordable Housing Investment Fund will help realize the WRAP vision.
February 24, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board acted on nearly two dozen items at its February Regular County Board Meeting, and will continue its meeting on Feb. 27.
February 24, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Board voted 3 to 2 to advertise a Calendar Year 2018 real estate tax rate (including stormwater) of $1.006 per $100 of assessed value.
February 24, 2018 | News ReleaseNorth Ballston condominium-townhouse development will include four-on-site committed affordable units.
February 24, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board awarded Fort Myer Construction Corp. the fourth of a group of bike boulevard projects for Columbia Pike...
February 22, 2018 | News ReleaseThe County Board will now review the $1.27-billion proposal and gather public feedback before adopting a final budget April 21.
February 21, 2018Follow volunteers and staff as they head out on a freezing January night to count people in Arlington County who are experiencing homelessness.
February 16, 2018 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at the February County Board Meeting. Here are some of the agenda highlights.
February 15, 2018 | News ReleaseArlington County Government Offices & Facilities Closed Trash & Recycling – Normal Collection Schedule Metered Parking – Not Enforced Arlington County Government offices, courts, libraries and facilities will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018, for George Washington Day. Trash and recycling pickups will operate on a normal schedule for Monday customers. See the Arlington County Holiday […]
February 14, 2018The StormwaterWise Landscapes program provides matching grants for Arlington property owners to reduce stormwater runoff from their property. Approved projects include pavement removal, pervious driveways and patios, rain gardens, or conservation landscaping.
February 12, 2018 | News Release
Arlington’s Annual Black History Month Event to Highlight Arlington’s African-American History and CultureArlington County will celebrate its rich African-American heritage at the 2018 Feel the Heritage Festival on Sat., Feb. 24, 1-6 p.m. at Charles Drew Community Center.
February 8, 2018This and other achievements are highlighted in the County's latest Affordable Housing Master Plan Annual Report.