July 24, 2014
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.
June 25, 2014
The year-round yard waste collection service that was scheduled to start July 1, 2014 will be delayed, Arlington County officials announced Tuesday.
June 05, 2014
Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan announced today that the County will not award a contract for construction of Long Bridge Park Phase 2, which includes the Aquatics, Health and Fitness Facility and 8.5 acres of park. After thoroughly reviewing the project budget to look for cost savings and holding a series of discussions with the lowest bidder, the County has found that the community’s vision for the park could not be implemented within the current budget. The County is currently exploring alternatives.
May 28, 2014
$65 million of new money bonds sold to Citigroup in competitive sale Financing secured for Schools, Metro, Maintenance Capital & more $41 million refunding of prior debt saves approximately $2 million ARLINGTON, Va. --- Arlington County today issued ...
May 22, 2014
For the 14th consecutive year, credit ratings agencies Moody’s, Fitch and Standard & Poor’s have reaffirmed Arlington County’s debt ratings of Aaa/AAA/AAA – the highest ratings. Arlington is one of only 39 counties in the United States to hold this distinction.
April 16, 2014
CORRECTION: A release issued by the County on Wednesday, April 17 incorrectly stated the percentage increase in the County FY 2015 Budget for both County Operations and for Schools funding. This release corrects those errors and adds the total increase in funding for Schools over the FY 2014 Budget. We regret the errors.
March 26, 2014
A new study of the Columbia Pike streetcar’s projected return on investment shows a multi-billion dollar benefit to Arlington and Fairfax Counties, far surpassing the project’s estimated capital cost.
March 24, 2014
Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan invites the media to a briefing on the new return on investment study for the Columbia Pike streetcar.
March 18, 2014
The County Manager has created a Business Ombudsman for Arlington County. The ombudsman will work in partnership with the Arlington business community to help resolve issues and identify improvements to County administrative processes.
March 03, 2014
Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan today named Cynthia Richmond acting director of Arlington Economic Development.