April 22, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board made cuts and reallocations to the Manager's proposed budget, and set a 1.5-cent property tax rate increase to fund Metro and Schools.
April 22, 2017 | News ReleaseThe new farmers market will operate on Wednesdays in the public plaza of Rosslyn's Central Place development.
April 22, 2017 | News ReleaseA new elementary school will be built at the Thomas Jefferson Middle School Site.
April 22, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved contracts to improve a busy Cherrydale intersection and add redundancy to the water system.
April 21, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will honor this year's Notable Trees at the April 25 Board Meeting.
April 19, 2017 | News ReleaseThe forum is being held in honor of activist Tiffany Joslyn, and is sponsored by the County's Human Rights Commission.
April 18, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington will celebrate Earth Day this Saturday, April 22, as the County – through fundamental programs and events - continues to work toward a sustainable planet year-round.
April 18, 2017Arlington County’s newest free app puts the public library within reach of iPhone and Android users wherever they may be.
April 17, 2017Arlington opened its section of the Crystal City Potomac Yard Transitway a year ago and thousands of bus riders are enjoying a faster trip wherever they’re headed.
April 17, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board will consider dozens of items at its April Board Meeting, including the FY 2018 Budget.
April 14, 2017 | News ReleaseSamia Byrd will serve as a senior advisor to the County Manager She will also serve as a liaison to the Arlington County Board More than 20 years of planning experience Initially joined Arlington County in 2007 Samia Byrd has been named Assistant County Manager and will serve as an advisor to the County Manager […]
April 11, 2017Arlington's Rethink Energy Team is partnering with VA SUN and Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment to launch a 2017 solar co-op for Arlington along with other Northern Virginia residents.
April 10, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington County holds its biannual Environmental Collection and Recycling Event (E-CARE) on Saturday, April 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, at Thomas Jefferson Middle School, 125 S. Old Glebe Road.
April 7, 2017The Arlington Network for Community Readiness, run by the County’s Office of Emergency Management, is seeking Arlington residents to help with critical disaster preparations and to support OEM when serious events occur.
April 4, 2017The County is proud home to some 755,400 trees of at least 122 species and if you had to put a price on all that priceless foliage, it’d be worth more than $1.4 billion.
April 3, 2017 | News ReleaseOn April 6 at the American Legion War Memorial in Clarendon, Arlington County will mark 100 years to the day that the United States formally entered “The Great War.” Featured remarks by National Park Service chief historian emeritus Ed Bearss.
March 29, 2017Help prevent runoff from your yard, driveway and pet waste from carrying toxins to the edge of our tap water system.
March 28, 2017 | News ReleaseFifty-eight immigrants from 28 countries are expected to take the Oath of Allegiance at the March 30 ceremony in Arlington's Central Librar
March 22, 2017 | News ReleaseClaude Williamson has been named Arlington County’s Acting Director for Community Housing, Planning and Development (CPHD).
March 21, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has authorized the County Manager to move forward with the sale of the historic Reeves farmhouse, as the County has not identified a financial partner in the farmhouse’s restoration and reuse.
March 21, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today approved performance-based incentives that will enable venture capital firm SineWave to expand its Crystal City operation and create an innovative “VentureHub.”
March 21, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has honored the Platinum Level Champions' efforts to encourage the use of public transit, biking and walking as means of transportation.
March 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board has voted to hold a public hearing in June on a proposed ordinance that would ban wild or exotic pets within the County boundaries.
March 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved a use permit request from Arlington Public Schools for a 40,000 square foot addition to the existing Stratford School at 4100 Vacation Lane.
March 17, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will hold a public hearing at its Regular Meeting on Saturday, March 18 on a proposed ordinance banning the keeping of wild or exotic pets within the County’s boundaries. If the Board votes to re-advertise, it will hold a second public hearing and take final action on the revised proposed ordinance at its April meeting.
March 16, 2017 | News ReleaseFrom March 20 through April 17, Arlington’s safe and dependable drinking water may taste slightly different as the regional supply system undergoes its annual spring cleaning.
March 16, 2017 | News ReleaseThe optional cuts would be shared by Arlington Public Schools.
March 13, 2017 | News ReleaseWith a winter storm bearing down on the region, the County asks residents to be prepared.
March 13, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider a Use Permit requested by Arlington Public Schools for the renovation of the Stratford School building on Vacation Lane.
March 10, 2017Free tax assistance geared toward low- and moderate-income households is available in Arlington, offering the services of certified tax preparers at a variety of locations.
March 8, 2017The annual road-paving season begins early next month with the first batch of resident notification letters going out this week.
March 6, 2017 | News ReleaseHoarding conditions were found along with an apparent lack of smoke alarms in a south Arlington fire that left one person dead and another critically injured Sunday.
March 2, 2017Take advantage of late winter for some late-winter pruning and get ready for gardening season in Arlington.
March 1, 2017 | News ReleaseBoston-based GreenSight Agronomics is the winner of this year’s Startup Arlington competition, selected from 129 applicants hailing from 18 different states and six sites abroad.
February 28, 2017 | News ReleaseCheck out highlights from the Feb. 28 Recessed County Board Meeting.
February 28, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board approved a site plan and rezoning at 4201 N. Fairfax Drive for a mixed-use project that will include a new church, daycare facility, multi-family apartments that will include 48 committed affordable units and public art.
February 28, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider in March a request from the Manager to sell historic Reeves farmhouse.
February 28, 2017 | News ReleaseIn five percent of the high-water usage complaints that the County investigated for 2016, errors were found in the County's billing or meter-reading process.
February 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board took several key actions at its February Regular Meeting.
February 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board voted 3 to 2 to advertise a property tax rate for Calendar Year (CY) 2017 of $0.998 per $100 assessed value.
February 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board allocated $7.4 million in funding from the Affordable Housing Investment Fund to help construct 125 new affordable units at 2910 South Glebe Road.
February 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board took several actions in a coordinated effort to enact the vision outlined in the Western Rosslyn Area Plan (WRAP). The approval of several use permits and site plans will deliver a new school, new fire station, transportation network improvements, parks and open space, affordable housing, retail and new residential space to the Western Rosslyn community by 2021.
February 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Board approved an amendment to extend its office lease at 2100 Clarendon Boulevard for 15 years. Under the lease amendment, the County will save more than $1.6 million annually in rent.
February 24, 2017The Arlington County Board will consider setting a March public hearing on whether to make it illegal to keep wild and exotic animals as pets within the County.
February 23, 2017 | News ReleaseCounty Manager Mark Schwartz proposed a $1.2 billion General Funds Budget for FY 2018.
February 22, 2017 | News ReleaseJay Fisette has served six terms on the Arlington County Board. He said today he will not run for re-election this year.
February 18, 2017 | News ReleaseThe County Board will consider the Manager's Proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget and dozens of other items at its February Board Meeting.
February 15, 2017On Feb. 11, Joint Facilities Advisory Commission members, interested residents, a member of the County Board and two members of the School Board took a morning bus tour of sites that illustrate current conditions or could help the County Government and Arlington Public Schools resolve pressing capital facilities needs.
February 6, 2017Important steps are being taken in the redesign of Clarendon Circle - to make it more accessible and safe for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists traveling through the intersection of Wilson and Clarendon boulevards and Washington Boulevard.
February 2, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Sheriff's Office receives a score of 99.4 percent from the American Correctional Association Commission, whose standards are the national benchmark.