Zoning Committee (ZOCO)

The Zoning Committee of the Planning Commission reviews and provides comments and recommendations on Zoning Ordinance amendments. The public may observe the meetings, but participation in the discussion is limited to members of the Planning Commission unless otherwise recognized by the respective Committee chair.

2021 Meetings

Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held on Tuesdays, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Ellen Bozman Government Center (EBGC) – 2100 Clarendon Blvd.

Date Location Meeting Topics & Materials
Dec. 7 Virtual  

Oct. 18

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Virtual  Joint meeting of LRPC and ZOCO
 Oct. 12 – CANCELED  Virtual  
 Sep. 28  Virtual 
**No meeting in August**     
Jul. 13 – CANCELED  Virtual   
Jun. 16 – CANCELED Virtual   
May 11

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Apr. 13 – CANCELED    Virtual   
Mar. 16 – CANCELED Virtual  
Feb. 17 (Wednesday)
Jan. 19

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View past meetings

How to View and Participate in a Virtual ZOCO Meeting

Virtual ZOCO meetings will be held through electronic communication means in compliance with the Code of Virginia and Arlington County’s Continuity of Operations Ordinance. All meetings are open to virtual attendance by the public and closed to in-person attendance.

  • Group members, staff, and public testimony will be hosted by teleconference/videoconference via Microsoft Teams.
  • Meeting access information will be provided on the Committee’s webpage at arlingtonva.us. (link will be posted in chart above prior to the meeting start)
  • Live captioning is available when using the Microsoft Teams App. Please download the free Microsoft Teams App onto your computer and test it prior to the meeting. You must be using the Teams App and be logged in in order to use the live captioning feature. For further instruction on how to join a Teams Meeting, you can visit the How to Join a Microsoft Teams Meeting video.
  • A recording of the meeting will be posted to the Committee’s webpage two business days after the meeting.
  • To request translation services or other reasonable accommodations, contact Nick Rogers: nrogers@arlingtonva.us;  703-228-3525.

The public can participate by sharing live verbal testimony or written comments in advance.