January 25, 2020 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today approved contracts for projects that will improve the streetscape on 20th Road North, upgrade several intersections along the North Pershing Drive corridor, and rehabilitate a North Glebe Road water main. The contracts were awarded to the lowest bidders in a competitive bidding process. “As Arlington continues to grow, it is […]
January 23, 2020A mediados de marzo, los hogares de Arlington y de todo el país empezarán a recibir invitaciones para completar el Censo 2020. La invitación incluirá instrucciones detalladas sobre cómo responder a las preguntas por su hogar en línea, por teléfono o por correo electrónico. Contar a cada una de las personas que viven en Arlington […]
January 23, 2020In mid-March, homes in Arlington and across the country will begin receiving invitations to complete the 2020 Census. The invitation will contain detailed instructions on how to respond.
January 17, 2020 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at its January 2020 meeting. Here are some of the agenda highlights.
January 17, 2020 | News ReleaseProperty values in Arlington rose for 2020 in both the residential and commercial sectors, but funding choices remain for the coming fiscal year.
January 17, 2020La Oficina del Censo de EE. UU. inició una campaña de divulgación y educación pública de varios millones de dólares que los socios del Censo de Arlington pueden usar para llegar a los miembros de nuestra comunidad acerca de la importancia de ser contado en el Censo 2020.
January 16, 2020 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Monday, January 20 for Martin Luther King. Jr. Day observance. Trash and recycling services will operate on a normal schedule. Metered parking will not be enforced. Libraries and community centers, except for park grounds, are closed. See more details on our holiday schedule page.
January 16, 2020U.S. Census Bureau kicks off a multi-million dollar public education and outreach campaign that Arlington Census partners can use to reach members of our community about the importance of being counted in the 2020 Census.
January 16, 2020One hundred years ago, on January 16, 1920, Delegate Charles T. Jesse of Clarendon proposed a bill in the Virginia General Assembly to change the name of Alexandria County to Arlington to avoid confusion with the City of Alexandria.
January 10, 2020Aquí tenemos una fácil resolución de Año Nuevo: asegúrate de que tú y todos en tu hogar sean contados en el Censo 2020! Obtener un recuento completo y preciso en 2020 requiere la ayuda de todos, y todos cuentan en Arlington. Tu respuesta tiene un papel importante respecto de cuántos fondos federales se distribuirán a […]
January 10, 2020 | News ReleaseArlington will celebrate Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s life and legacy on Sunday, January 19, 5-6:30 p.m. at Wakefield High School with a tribute in music, dance and spoken word. “Most people know the story of desegregation in the United States, but too few know the true story of integration here in Arlington. Arlington was the first county in […]
January 8, 2020Here’s an easy New Year’s resolution: Make sure you and everyone in your home are counted in the 2020 Census! Getting a complete and accurate count in 2020 requires everyone’s help, and everyone in Arlington counts! Your response plays a critical role in how much federal funding will be allocated to Arlington for schools, health […]
January 2, 2020 | News ReleaseArlington County will chair the Arlington County Board in 2020, with Erik Gutshall serving as vice-chair.
December 30, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board kicks off 2020 by electing a new chair and vice-chair at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020.
December 30, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County’s new drop-off glass recycling bins find success in first 9 months.
December 23, 2019 | News ReleaseThe League of American Bicyclists announced its bike friendly community awardees, and Arlington was listed again at the Silver level.
December 20, 2019Todo lo que queremos para esta temporada festiva es que todos en Arlington sean contados en el Censo 2020. Los números del censo brindan todo tipo de recursos para Arlington. Su respuesta en el Censo ayuda a que Arlington obtenga su parte justa de fondos federales que financia a nuestras escuelas, hospitales, carreteras, obras públicas […]
December 20, 2019 | News ReleaseSee Arlington County's schedule for Christmas and New Year's Day, get ideas for fun holiday events, learn how to recycle your Christmas tree, and more.
December 20, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, facilities, and libraries will be closed on Tues., Dec. 24 and Wed., Dec. 25 for Christmas and on Wed., Jan. 1, 2020, for New Year’s Day. Courts also will be closed on Dec. 24–26, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, 2020. Metered Parking will not be enforced on Dec. 24 and 25 or […]
December 19, 2019Your Census response helps Arlington to get its fair share of federal funding that supports our schools, hospitals, roads, public works and other vital programs throughout the County.
December 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThirteen projects were recognized for excellence in architectural and landscape design and public art, showcasing the best of Arlington.
December 18, 2019 | News ReleaseThe study will explore if and how missing middle housing could help address Arlington’s limited housing supply and inadequate housing choices.
December 17, 2019 | News ReleaseElder care and assisted living facilities will be allowed in more areas of Arlington.
December 14, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved Arlington's 2020 General Assembly Legislative proposals.
December 14, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved a plan to add 819 housing units and new park space in Crystal City.
December 14, 2019 | News ReleaseA mixed-use development at Metropolitan Park in Pentagon City will house the first phase of Amazon's Arlington headquarters.
December 14, 2019 | News ReleaseA federal grant will fund training, English language instruction and more for Arlington and Alexandria residents impacted by Amazon's HQ2.
December 14, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved contracts for two transportation projects, one at a key intersection and the other at a busy Metro station.
December 13, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington has finalized new contracts for operation of the County’s two homeless shelters for single adults beginning in January 2020.
December 12, 2019 | News ReleaseCounty Manager Mark Schwartz has named Telly Tucker as Director of Arlington Economic Development (AED). Tucker most recently served as the Director of Economic Development for Danville, Va., where he managed business and expansion projects that brought many new jobs to the City.
December 11, 2019La Oficina de Censos de los E.E. UU. puso en marcha su programa de Estadísticas en las Escuelas (SIS, por sus siglas en inglés), mediante el cual les ofrece a los docentes de Arlington y a otros una amplia variedad de recursos que le enseñan a los estudiantes no solo acerca de datos, sino acerca […]
December 9, 2019What is stream restoration? And why do we do it? Here we break down six myths, correct misconceptions, and give you the inside dirt.
December 7, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its December Meeting. The Regular Meeting will be on Sat., Dec. 14.
December 5, 2019Census school materials help students learn about data and the importance of being counted.
December 2, 2019 | News ReleaseThree individuals and three groups will receive the James B. Hunter Human Rights Award for promoting human rights, diversity and equal rights in Arlington.
November 26, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 28 & Fri., Nov. 29, 2019, for Thanksgiving. Courts will close Wed. Nov. 27 at noon. Trash & Recycling Collections – No residential curbside service Thurs., Nov. 28. Thursday collection will be pushed to Friday, Friday collection on Saturday. Metered Parking […]
November 25, 2019 | News ReleaseWhether you're traveling or staying locally, these tips will help ensure you have an enjoyable — and safe — Thanksgiving holiday.
November 22, 2019 | News ReleaseArlington’s Department of Human Services (DHS) received a $300,000 grant from the Kresge Foundation to improve the agency’s data systems.
November 21, 2019The Arlington County Fire Department recently welcomed a fellow firefighter from the Aachen Fire Department in Aachen, Germany.
November 20, 2019Undercounting children can impact the public funding of programs that serve them for years.
November 20, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today issued a correction to a release it issued on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019.
November 20, 2019 | News ReleaseA new Snow Activity Map, with near real-time plowing activity in the County, is just one of the many ways Arlington is ready for winter
November 19, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board today told the Manager to prepare a proposed FY 2021 Budget with no real estate tax rate increase and more funding for affordable housing.
November 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe County Board approved regulations for e-scooters and other shared micro-mobility devices, following a year-long pilot program.
November 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has modified bonus density and height provisions to encourage the provision of affordable housing or community facilities.
November 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board has approved a contract to build the first phase of improvements to Jennie Dean Park in the Green Valley neighborhood.
November 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board today approved a mixed-use redevelopment of the Harris Teeter grocery store site on N. Glebe Road.
November 16, 2019 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County board has approved funding for four Neighborhood Conservation projects.
November 13, 2019 | News ReleaseA new security measure that will prevent the smuggling prohibited items into the Arlington County Detention Center by people who are arrested is now in use.
November 13, 2019Project has made advancements in planning and development, transportation, tech talent initiative, and more over the past 12 months.