TRAFFIC ALERT: Planned Training Exercise

Published on October 24, 2017

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Arlington County Police Department and Arlington County Fire Department will conduct a training exercise on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 in the Alcova Heights neighborhood. To accommodate the training, the northbound lanes of George Mason Drive will be closed between Columbia Pike and Route 50 from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Realistic training is critical to enhancing the police department's capabilities to serve and protect the community to the best of our ability. Those traveling in the area can expect to see an increase in public safety presence but are reminded that this is a training exercise only.