Transportation Commission

NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 emergency, Transportation Commission meeting schedules and format have changed.

All meeting dates and times are tentative until an Agenda is posted
   - At this time, confirmed meetings will convene virtually. Learn how to view and participate below.

The Transportation Commission advises the County Board on issues related to Arlington’s streets, transit systems, pedestrian traffic, taxicabs and bicycles, as well as how each of these relate to the Master Transportation Plan.

The commission was formed in 1972 and is comprised of no fewer than seven members and no more than 13 members. The members are appointed by the County Board to three-year terms, and the chairman is designated by the County Board annually.

Recent Publications

Meeting Schedule

Watch on TV or online: Transportation Commission meetings are streamed live on Comcast Channels 25 and 1085 and on Verizon FiOS 39 & 40. Streamed meetings can be viewed here during the meeting and are archived.

2022 Meeting Schedule

Date: Jan.6 

Agenda(PDF, 60KB) | Meeting Video


Date: Jan. 27

Agenda(PDF, 82KB) | Meeting Video


Date: March 3

Agenda(PDF, 82KB) | Meeting Video

  • VDOT SMART SCALE Round 5 Pre-Application – Information


Date: March 28

Agenda(PDF, 83KB) | Meeting Video

Date: April 28

Agenda(PDF, 77KB) | Meeting Video


Date: June 02

Agenda(PDF, 80KB) | Meeting Video


Date: June 30

Agenda(PDF, 79KB) | Meeting Video


Date: August 4, 2022

Agenda(PDF, 72KB) |


Date: Sept. 01

Date: Sept. 29

Date: Oct. 27

Date: Dec. 01




2021 Meeting Schedule

Date : Jan. 7

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : Jan. 25

Joint Planning Commission-Transportation Commission meeting on Parking | Meeting recording

Date : Feb. 4

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : March 4

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : April 1

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : April 29

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : May 27

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : July 1

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : Sept. 2

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : Sept. 30

Agenda | Meeting recording

Date : Oct. 28

Agenda(PDF, 77KB) | Meeting recording


Date : Nov. 22

Agenda(PDF, 30KB) | Meeting recording








































How to View and Participate in a Virtual TC Hearing

Virtual Transportation Commission hearings 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.

  • Commission members, staff, and public testimony will be hosted by teleconference/videoconference via Microsoft Teams. Participants will receive an email with further instruction.
  • The public may view a live broadcast of this meeting with closed captioning on Comcast Xfinity channels 25 and 1085; Verizon FiOS channels 39 and 40.
  • The meeting can be viewed online with closed captioning at or on YouTube.
  • A recording of the meeting will be posted to the County website two business days after the meeting.

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

Pre-2020 Meetings

Watch Transportation Commission Hearings (streaming & archives)