County News for News Releases

To find news releases prior to 2009, contact us by email.
1 2 365
Showing 110 of 645 Items
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
September 13, 2014

Minor Electrical Fire Displaces 109 Residents

Arlington County firefighters and building inspectors responded to a minor electrical fire 1930 Columbia Pike; there were no injuries. The buildings remain without power; property management is placing approximately 109 residents in nearby hotels.
September 11, 2014

Media Alert: Arlington County Board Names Thomas Jefferson Working Group Members

The Arlington County Board has named the 20 members to the Thomas Jefferson Working Group whom it plans to formally appoint on September 16.
September 11, 2014

Arlington Tops Virginia Counties in Tourism Revenues for Fifth Straight Year, Despite Challenges

Visitors spent more money in Arlington in 2013 than ever before, and more money here than in any other County in the Commonwealth, according to data released by the United States Travel Association (USTA).
September 10, 2014

Arlington County’s Neighborhood College Program is Accepting Applications

Learn how to advocate for your neighborhood and effect change through Arlington County's free, eight-week Neighborhood College. This civic engagement and leadership development program encourages residents from across the County to get involved in local issues that affect their day-to-day lives.
September 08, 2014

Media Alert: Arlington Remembers 9/11

Arlington County Government invites residents to join their neighbors, County officials and first responders to commemorate the lives that were lost in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and express gratitude to all those who responded that day.
September 05, 2014

Arlington County, City of Falls Church Begin 2015 Juror Qualification Process

The Arlington Circuit Court, which includes the City of Falls Church, will soon begin its annual juror qualification process.
September 04, 2014

Arlington County Supports Washington Region’s Bid for 2024 Olympics

Arlington County strongly supports the Washington, D.C. region’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, Arlington County Board Chair Jay Fisette said today.
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.
Arlington Sheriff Wins Federal Certification for New Jail Safety Standards
August 19, 2014

Arlington Sheriff Wins Federal Certification for New Jail Safety Standards

The U.S. Department of Justice has recognized the Arlington County Detention Facility as the first jail in the National Capital Region to meet national Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards. The measures were established two years ago by a federal commission.
1 2 365
Showing 110 of 645 Items

Recent Blog Posts

Recent Tweets