Additional COVID-19 Testing Kiosk Opens at Central Library
Published on January 10, 2022
Arlington County is opening an additional no-cost COVID-19 testing kiosk at Central Library by Quincy Park. The kiosk is in partnership with Curative, which operates three additional sites in the County.
Plastic Bag Tax Takes Effect Jan. 1 in Arlington, Alexandria & Fairfax
Published on December 27, 2021
Beginning January 1, 2022, a five-cent tax on single-use disposable plastic bags will go into effect for grocery stores, convenience stores and drug stores in Arlington County, the City of Alexandria and Fairfax County.
County, Amazon Partner to Preserve 1300+ Affordable Homes in Arlington
Published on December 14, 2021
Arlington County and Amazon are making significant investments to help preserve more than 1,300 affordable apartment homes at the 60-acre Barcroft Apartment community for 99 years—one of the single largest affordable housing efforts ever in the region.
Readying for Winter
Published on December 08, 2021
Despite predictions for another below-average snowfall this winter, the County can’t stray from a solid-if-not-frozen annual strategy: Prepare for whatever nature may drop.