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.
May 12, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments has released its 2017 report on homelessness for the region, showing a nine percent decline in homelessness. While Arlington has shown a significant decrease in numbers since 2013, it saw a slight rise in 2017.
May 11, 2017 | News Release
Media Alert: Arlington County, NVTA Officials to Celebrate Completion of Crystal City Multimodal CenterThe Crystal City Multimodal Center expands bus capacity around the highly used Crystal City Metrorail Station.
May 11, 2017Arlington County is seeking dedicated volunteers to support its May 20 “BioBlitz,” a quick-but-intense wilderness exploration that will produce a catalog of our natural holdings spotted within a 24-hour window.
May 9, 2017Arlington’s 2016 water quality report is now online, filled with facts about the sources for your water and what makes it safe.
May 8, 2017A beloved Arlington tradition, Neighborhood Day brings communities together to enjoy the great outdoors (and some indoors) and strengthen bonds down the block and across the County.
May 4, 2017 | News ReleaseArlington is accepting submissions from residents for its Complete Streets Program, for projects to improve neighborhood streets.
May 2, 2017Arlington’s Teen Network Board brings high school students from across the County together to offer the teen perspective on a variety of community and school issues and applications for new members are now being accepted.
April 26, 2017 | News ReleaseThe American Planning Association has recognized Arlington’s commitment to community-based planning and smart growth with the Gold 2017 National Planning Achievement Award for Implementation of our General Land Use Plan and smart growth journey.
April 25, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington Sports Foundation will share the costs with the County of converting a diamond field at Gunston Park to synthetic turf.
April 25, 2017 | News ReleaseParks improvements were approved by the County Board at its April 22 meeting.
April 25, 2017 | News ReleaseChooses cost-effective design/build approach to construction of aquatics facility and 10.5-acres of parkland.
April 24, 2017 | News ReleaseThe Arlington County Board on Tuesday, April 25 will honor two winners of the Bill Thomas Outstanding Park Service Volunteer Award.
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.