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November 15, 2014

Arlington Updates Green Building Incentive Program

The Arlington County Board voted today to update its Green Building Incentive Program. The update emphasizes energy performance and reduced overall environmental impact for site plan developments that voluntarily seek incentives under the program. The Green Building Incentive Program is designed to encourage the construction of buildings that are more energy-efficient and environmentally sustainable than buildings built to code.
November 03, 2014

Virginia Honors Arlington’s Columbia Pike Housing Efforts

ARLINGTON, Va. --- Arlington County has garnered two state awards for its efforts to preserve affordable housing and meet housing needs along Columbia Pike.
September 23, 2014

Columbia Pike Super Stop Prototype Review Completed

Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan today released the third and final report related to the Walter Reed Super Stop prototype on Columbia Pike.
September 15, 2014

Arlington Named One of Nation's Best Places to Live

Arlington has been named to the top 10 of the Top 100 Best Places to Live from Livability.com.
September 03, 2014

Thomas Jefferson Site Evaluation Working Group to Meet

Members of the Thomas Jefferson Site Evaluation Group are being contacted now and will be formally appointed to the Working Group by the County Board at its September 16 work session.
July 24, 2014

Arlington County Board to Appoint Working Group for Thomas Jefferson Site

The Arlington County Board will ask a broad-based working group to evaluate, together with County staff, the feasibility of adding an elementary school to the Thomas Jefferson site.
Arlington County Board Approves New Live-Work Building Near Clarendon Metro Station
July 19, 2014

Arlington County Board Approves New Live-Work Building Near Clarendon Metro Station

The Arlington County Board today approved a use permit that will transform the corner of 10th Street and North Highland Street by replacing two office buildings with a new five-story, mixed-use building offering rental apartments, live-work units, ground floor retail, and office space.
July 19, 2014

Arlington County Board Approves Converting Crystal City Vacant Office Building to Innovative Community-Centered Apartments

The Board today approved a plan by developer Vornado to convert a 1960s vacant office building in Crystal City to innovative residential apartments that will offer shared amenities and a unique floor-by-floor “neighborhood” culture. Vornado is creating the project in partnership with WeWork, a national company with co-working offices in major metropolitan areas across the country.
Arlington County Board Approves Mixed-Use Office, Residential, and Upscale Retail near Rosslyn Metro Station
June 14, 2014

Arlington County Board Approves Mixed-Use Office, Residential, and Upscale Retail near Rosslyn Metro Station

The Arlington County Board today approved a site plan for a new development that will transform an entire block in the heart of Rosslyn. The redevelopment will include two mixed-use, energy-efficient LEED Platinum and Silver certified buildings on the block of 1401 Wilson Boulevard and 1400 Key Boulevard.
Columbia Pike Initiative Wins Award for “Best Corridor Plan”
June 11, 2014

Columbia Pike Initiative Wins Award for “Best Corridor Plan”

The Congress for New Urbanism has awarded Arlington County’s Columbia Pike Initiative, designed to transform the Columbia Pike area to a walkable mixed-used main street, its 2014 “Best Corridor Plan.”
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