November 18, 2014
The Arlington County Board today voted to cancel the streetcar program that would have built a modern streetcar system along the Columbia Pike and Crystal City/Potomac Yard corridors.
November 05, 2014
Arlington County voters on Tuesday re-elected John E. Vihstadt to the Arlington County Board. Mr. Vihstadt captured 56% of the vote, with 62,663 votes cast, to win his first four-year term on the County Board.
September 23, 2014
Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan today released the third and final report related to the Walter Reed Super Stop prototype on Columbia Pike.
September 20, 2014
The Arlington County Board today approved a use permit for new additions and renovations at the campus of McKinley Elementary School.
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.
July 21, 2014
Arlington County will hold two public hearings in September to consider the adoption of the updated Water Distribution System Master Plan.
July 21, 2014
The Arlington County Board on Saturday, July 19, set a public hearing in September on the updated Stormwater Master Plan, which will guide the County’s stormwater management program over the next twenty years.
July 19, 2014
The Arlington County Board today approved a $2.7-billion 10-year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for Fiscal Years 2015-2024. The plan funds County projects and infrastructure. The Arlington Public Schools adopted a $534.1 million CIP in June, bringing the total to $3.2 billion as the planned CIP investment over the next decade for both County and Schools.
July 11, 2014
Virginia Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne notified Arlington and Fairfax County officials on July 10 that the Commonwealth will increase its funding for the Columbia Pike streetcar by up to $65 million, using new funding available for fixed-guideway projects.
June 17, 2014
Arlington County Board Chair Jay Fisette, Vice Chair Mary Hynes and Board Member Walter Tejada each announced today that they do not favor holding a referendum on the County’s planned 7.4-mile streetcar system.