Setting the record straight: In a press release issued on Thursday, April 25, 2019, the County Board Office, we incorrectly identified the Drug Enforcement Administration as the Drug Enforcement Agency. We regret the error.
Economic Development News
The Arlington County Board approved an incentive grant that will retain the Drug Enforcement Agency’s headquarters in Pentagon City for 15 years.
Arlington approves a pay-for-performance agreement with Amazon for HQ2.
The Arlington County Board will consider a performance agreement with Amazon and dozens of other items at its March meeting.
Amazon will have to meet regular performance targets based on filling office space and report those targets before any incentive funding is released.
The grant program provides an engaging opportunity for destinations to show travelers why ‘Virginia is for Lovers’ still rings true 50 years later.
Arlington County Board Chair says Amazon’s plans in Arlington have not changed.
Amazon HQ2 decision
The award recognizes creativity and innovation in advertising, digital marketing and public relations.
Part-concierge, part-ambassador, Robert “Mo” Rouse helps thousands of people each year discover Arlington. He sat down to talk about his work.