The free Wi-Fi network in Shirlington consists of several wireless access points strategically located to provide reliable high-speed internet access for people who come to Shirlington and want to stay connected 24/7. Check out a map of wireless availability in Shirlington.
Users connect to the County's wireless network by selecting the "ArlingtonWireless" network. After joining the wireless network, there is also a link to the Village at Shirlington homepage for the latest information on what's happening in the area.
Arlington’s public access Wi-Fi initiative is designed to leverage the County’s information technology infrastructure by providing no-cost Internet access in places were the community gathers. For questions on Arlington’s public access Wi-Fi initiative, contact Rob Billingsley in the Department of Technology Services.
Please use caution with your personal data when on a Wi-Fi network. This InfoSecurity magazine article suggests using only secure connections, on sites that start with https:// instead of http://, when entering usernames, passwords, or other sensitive data.