The Arlington County Board took action at its July meeting to create a fairer system for valuing our workforce while making sure customer service remains a top priority by adopting a Collective Bargaining ordinance and ensuring prevailing wages are paid on County projects. The Board also provided funding to preserve affordable housing and officially changed the name of Lee Highway to Langston Boulevard. “Today’s Board actions help make our community inclusive,” said County Board Chair Matt de Ferranti. “From renaming a […]
The Center for Digital Government and National Association of Counties has named Arlington to the No. 2 spot for their 2021 awards in the 150,000-249,999 population category.
The County has released the first two 15-year spans of a comprehensive online timeline of Arlington’s racial history and will host an interactive community discussion July 21.
He is now one of three dogs in Virginia that are certified in electronic detection.
Arlington County, in coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), has initiated a study to explore the possibility of providing a multimodal connection between Crystal City and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). An online community meeting on July 15 will serve as the public kick-off for the study, which is anticipated to take […]
Amazon donation of $40 million in vacant land via an option right will help create more than 550 new affordable homes in the County
The Arlington County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its Regular Board Meeting on Saturday, July 17, 2021, and its Recessed Meeting on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. The meetings, held in the County Board Room on the third floor of 2100 Clarendon Blvd., are open to the public. Visit the County […]
The Arlington Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program is helping Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company pay for roof upgrades and two solar panel systems.
The National Weather Service (NWS) confirmed that a tornado touched down in Arlington on the night of July 1, near the intersection of Lee Highway and Glebe Road. The tornado moved east through Arlington neighborhoods, including Waverly Hills and Cherrydale, before traveling into Washington, D.C. The tornado was rated as an EF1 and had maximum […]
Arlington County Government offices, courts, libraries & facilities will be closed on Monday, July 5, 2021 for observation of Independence Day. Trash/Recycling Curbside Routes – Regular service on July 5 Parking – Metered parking not enforced July 5 Road Closures – See Traffic Alerts Visit our July 4th page for tips on safely viewing fireworks, […]