Board Actions

The County Board:

  • Provides direction to the County Manager, including guidance for the budget
  • Appoints community members to citizen advisory groups
  • Appoints the County Manager, County Attorney and the Clerk to the County Board
  • Issues proclamations and resolutions
  • Makes land use and zoning decisions within the limitations imposed by the Code of Virginia
  • Sets real estate, personal property and other tax rates
  • Oversees transportation policies related to such issues as widening; narrowing; and repairing County streets, sidewalks and bicycle trails
  • Serves on regional, statewide and national advisory groups and commissions

 

Proclamations

2022 Proclamations

January

Friend of Public Health(PDF, 94KB)

2021 Proclamations

November

Small Business Saturday(PDF, 35KB)

October

Domestic Violence Awareness Month(PDF, 106KB)

Urban Agriculture Month(PDF, 86KB)

September

National Preparedness Month(PDF, 104KB)

June

LGBTQIA+ Pride(PDF, 56KB)

May

Mental Health Awareness Month(PDF, 103KB)

National Public Works Week(PDF, 34KB)

Business Appreciation Month(PDF, 104KB)

April

Peace Officers Memorial Day(PDF, 115KB)

Arlington Correctional Employees Week(PDF, 108KB)

Arbor Day(PDF, 104KB)  

Recognizing Colonel Peeples(PDF, 54KB)

Public Safety Telecommunications Week(PDF, 131KB)

March

Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention Month(PDF, 115KB)

Virginia Women Veterans Week(PDF, 100KB)

National Vietnam Veterans Day(PDF, 132KB)

Honoring Carmen Necheles(PDF, 111KB)

Women's History Month(PDF, 159KB)

February

Black History Month(PDF, 134KB)

Museums Advocacy Day(PDF, 129KB)

January

Optimist Day(PDF, 122KB)

2020 Proclamations

December

National Influenza Vaccination Week

World Aids Day 2020

Animal Welfare League of Arlington Recognition

November

Honoring Emma Willoughby

Veterans Day 

Inter-Service Club Council Week

October

Honoring Marcel Philipp

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Affordable Housing Awareness Month

Urban Agriculture Month

September

Hispanic Heritage Month

Henderson Hall Volunteer Week

Constitution Week

Support Latino Business Day

Payroll Week

August

Honoring Vera Punke

Women’s Equality Day

June

Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week

National Gun Violence Awareness Day

May

Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month

Honoring Captain Paul Lanzilotta

Business Appreciation Month

April

Arlington Walking Week

2020 Census Day in Arlington

Peace Officers Memorial Day

March

Women’s History Month 

National Vietnam Veterans Day

Virginia Women Veterans Week

Including People with Developmental Disabilities Month

Arlington Correctional Employees Week

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

February

Black History Month

School Board Appreciation Month

2019 Proclamations

December

International Day of Disabled Persons

World AIDS Day

November

American Diabetes Month

Small Business Saturday

Veterans Day

October

Affordable Housing Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Lyon Park Centennial

Urban Agriculture Month

September

Arlington Sports Hall of Fame

Constitution Week

Green Valley Day

Hispanic Heritage Month

National Preparedness Month

Payroll Week

Tet Trung Thu Children’s Festival Day

August

Ecuador National Day/Dia Nacional Ecuatoriano

July

Peruvian National Day/Dia Nacional Peruano

Service Above Self Day

June

Arlington County Community Services Board Day

AWLA 75th Anniversary

AWLA Day(PDF, 43KB)

Immigrant Heritage Month

National Gun Violence Awareness Day

May

Arlington Correctional Employees Week

Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month

Bike Month

Business Appreciation Month

Older Americans Month

Peace Officers Memorial Day(PDF, 44KB)

April

2020 Census Season Kick-Off

DHS/Public Health Division 100th Anniversary

Diversity Employment Day

National Arab American Heritage Month

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week

March

9th Northern Virginia Housing Expo Day

10th Annual NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo

30th Anniversary of the Founding of AFAC

Arlington County Department of Human Services Day(PDF, 100KB)

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Virginia Women Veterans Week

Women’s History Month

February

African American Revolutionary War Patriots

Black History Month

Honoring Captain Todd Marzano

January

Centennial Celebration of Fire Station No. 8

2018 Proclamations

October

National Transgender Day of Remembrance

September

Art Bus 20th Anniversary

Affordable Housing Awareness

Urban Agriculture Month

National Preparedness Month

July

National Disability Voter Registration Week

June

Immigrant Heritage Month 

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender+ Pride Month

May

National Gun Violence Awareness Day

Older Americans Month

National Public Works Week 

Bike Month

February

Black History Month

2017 Proclamations

November

Inter-Service Club

Naming County Offices at 2100 Clarendon Blvd. for Ellen M. Bozman

October

Columbia Gardens 100th Anniversary

Cyber Security Month

Children’s Environmental Health Day(PDF, 122KB)

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

September

Urban Agriculture Month

Small Business Saturday

Constitution week 2017

Affordable Housing Awareness

August

National Recovery Month

Disability Employment Awareness

Affordable Housing

ADA Disability Voter Registration Week

Dr. Leonard “Doc” Muse

National Preparedness Month

Nauck Proclamation

Ecuador Nat’l Day(PDF, 123KB)

EL MES DE LA HERENCIA HISPANA

Hispanic Heritage Month

July

Louisa Brinson

Payroll Week

June

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Pride Month

Reverend Doctor Linda Olson Peebles

Syphax

May

Building Safety Month(PDF, 144KB)

Mt Olive Older Americans Month

Older Americans Month

Argentine National Day(PDF, 96KB)

Business Appreciation Month

Arlington Correctional Employees Week(PDF, 98KB)

April

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Bike Month

Arbor Day(PDF, 104KB)

Peace Officers’ Memorial Day(PDF, 125KB)

Arab American Heritage Month

Arl CivFed Proc

Women’s History Month(PDF, 103KB)

National Service Recognition Day

March

WWI Centennial Day

Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month(PDF, 123KB)

IDD Month

Diversity Employment Day

Treemonisha Day

2016 Proclamations

December

World Aids Day

November

Inter-Service Club Council Week

NAACP(PDF, 123KB)

AGLA(PDF, 126KB)

World Pancreatic Day

October

Women’s Club Week

Great Southeast Shakeout Day

Urban Agriculture Month

Red Ribbon Week

September

ACB Proclamation – Captain Bailey(PDF, 131KB)

Arlington Hosts Lions Club Year(PDF, 106KB)

Constitution Week

Timothy Mengering

Trung Thu Children’s Festival

Hispanic Heritage Month

Nauck Civic And Pride Day

National Preparedness Month

August

Bolivian National Day(PDF, 94KB)

July

Peruvian National Day

George Towner

National Disability Voter Registration Week

First Annual Arlington Centenarians Celebration 

June

LGBT+ Employee Resource Group

LGBTQ Pride Month For AGLA

Men’s Health Week(PDF, 115KB)

Monarch Pledge Day

May

Honoring Judge Esther L. Wiggins(PDF, 119KB)

Immigrant Heritage Month

National Historic Preservation Month

Fire Station 8(PDF, 127KB)

Alfred J. Forman, Sr(PDF, 126KB)

Older Americans Month

Law Enforcement Appreciation Week

Hurricane Preparedness Week(PDF, 120KB)

Hall’s Hill/High View Park 150th Anniversary(PDF, 150KB)

Gulf Branch Nature Center’s 50th Anniversary(PDF, 106KB)

Arlington Correctional Employees Week(PDF, 97KB)

Bike Month

Foster Care Month(PDF, 113KB)

Peace Officers’ Memorial Day(PDF, 100KB)

National Public Works Week 

April

Arbor Day(PDF, 119KB)

100th Anniversary of the Arlington Civic Federation(PDF, 115KB)

March

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day

Tornado Preparedness Day

Including People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Month

January

Honoring David W. Briggs JD(PDF, 95KB)

 

Resolutions

Resolution to Honor the Arlington County Military(PDF, 108KB)
Adopted November 16, 2021

Capital Trails Coalition Goals Resolution(PDF, 123KB)
Adopted September 18, 2021

Resolution on Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing(PDF, 88KB)
Adopted September 15, 2020

Special Election Resolution(PDF, 116KB)
Adopted April 30, 2020

Biophilic City Resolution(PDF, 178KB)
Adopted December 17, 2019

Equity Resolution(PDF, 49KB)
Adopted September 21, 2019

Jefferson Davis Highway Renaming Request Resolution
(PDF, 111KB)
Adopted April 25, 2019

Housing Arlington Resolution(PDF, 16KB)
Adopted March 19, 2019

Resolution Directing the County Manager to Remove the Current Residential Permit Parking Restrictions in Zone 24
Adopted January 26, 2019

Resolution Regarding Naming the Route 27 Bridge over Route 110 as the “Arlington Veterans Bridge”(PDF, 172KB)
Adopted July 17, 2018

Resolution Adopting the Debris Management Plan(PDF, 111KB)
Adopted July 17, 2018

Resolution Authorizing Application to the Commonwealth of Virginia for the 2018 Smart Scale Program(PDF, 114KB)
Adopted July 14, 2018

Resolution Authorizing Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization's (CPRO) Participation in the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Commercial District Affiliate Program(PDF, 106KB)
Adopted February 27, 2018

Climate Action Resolution(PDF, 68KB)
Adopted June 20, 2017

Driver’s License Resolution(PDF, 73KB)
Adopted June 21, 2016

Resolution Regarding the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Transform66: Inside the Beltway Project and Memorandum of Agreement Between the Commonwealth and the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission(PDF, 111KB)
Adopted November 19, 2015

Zero Waste Resolution
Adopted November 19, 2015

Resolution Concerning the Health Threat of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria(PDF, 134KB)
Adopted November 17, 2015

Resolution Commending the Washington NFL Football Team and Requesting a Name Change
Adopted May 19, 2015

Resolution in Support of Fair Nonpartisan Redistricting
Adopted September 23, 2014

Resolution Regarding Naming the Interstate 395 Bridge Over Glebe Road for Virginia State Trooper Jacqueline Vernon(PDF, 127KB)
Adopted September 23, 2014 / Revised and Adopted September 30, 2014

Resolution Concerning Horizontal Fracturing in the George Washington National Forest
Adopted June 17, 2014

Resolution Urging the General Assembly to Increase Access for Uninsured and Return Virginia Taxpayer Dollars to Virginia
Adopted March 25, 2014

Resolution Advancing New Public Safety Technology In Construction Within Arlington County
Adopted October 22, 2013

Resolution Promoting Community Safety 
Adopted September 28, 2010

Resolution on the Prohibition of the Purchase of Bottled Water by the Arlington County Government(PDF, 149KB)
Adopted June 16, 2009

Resolution Supporting Arlington’s Newcomers
Adopted 2007

Appointments

 

The County Board Has Made the Following Appointments

January 25th Recessed Meeting

Regional Appointment – NVTA Planning Coordination Advisory Committee

Appoint          Takis Karantonis  for a term ending December 31, 2022

Audit Committee

Appoint          Luanne Lohr for a term ending January 31, 2024
Reappoint     John Vihstadt for a term ending January 31, 2024

Climate Change, Energy and Environment Commission (C2E2):  

Reappoint      Carrie Thompson for a term ending on January 31, 2024  

Commission for the Arts

Reappoint     Anne Curley for a term ending January 31, 2025
Reappoint     Anika Kwinana for a term ending January 31, 2025

Community Development Citizens Advisory Commission

Appoint          Victor Jones for a term ending January 31, 2025

Economic Development Commission

Reappoint     Carlo Ninassi for a term ending December 31, 2024
Reappoint     JJ Singh for a term ending December 31, 2024

Forestry and Natural Resources Commission

Reappoint     Caroline Haynes for a term ending January 31, 2025
Appoint          David Howell for a term ending January 31, 2025

Joint Facilities Advisory Commission

Appoint          Andy Greenwood for a term ending January 31, 2024
Appoint          Benjamin Malakoff for a term ending January 31, 2024
Appoint          Alistair Watson for a term ending January 31, 2024

Neighborhood Complete Streets Commission

Appoint          David Ansell for a term ending January 31, 2025

Park and Recreation Commission

Appoint          Eric Bozoian (Bo-zo-E-an) for a term ending January 31, 2024
Appoint          Gretchen Hickey for a term ending January 31, 2024

Partnership for Children, Youth and Families

Reappoint     John Andelin for a term ending January 31, 2024|
Reappoint     Devanshi Patel for a term ending January 31, 2024
Reappoint     Michael Brown for a term ending January 31, 2024

Rosslyn BID Board of Directors

Appoint          Sara Carioscia  for a term ending January 31, 2024
Appoint          James Derr for a term ending January 31, 2024
Appoint          Min Shin for a term ending January 31, 2024

Transportation Commission 

Appoint          Jane Terry for a term ending January 31, 2025

 

January 4th Organizational Meeting

Advisory Committee on Transportation Choices

Designate                Joshua Folb as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022
Designate                Elizabeth Kiker as Vice Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Audit Committee

Reappoint and Designate   Christian Dorsey as Co-Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022
Reappoint and Designate   Takis Karantonis as Co-Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Citizens Advisory Commission on Housing

Designate              Eric Berkey as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022
Designate              Kellen MacBeth as Vice Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Climate Change, Energy and Environment Commission

Designate              Joan McIntyre as Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022

Commission on Aging

Designate               Linda Kelleher as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022
Designate               Jim Richardson as Vice Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Crystal City Citizens Review Council

Designate                Michael Dowell as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Disability Advisory Commission 

Designate                Elizabeth Priaulx as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Economic Development Commission 

Designate                Avril Ussery Sisk as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Emergency Preparedness Advisory Commission

Designate                Sharon Valencia as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Fiscal Affairs Advisory Commission

Designate               Steve Baker as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Forestry and Natural Resources Commission

Designate                Phil Klingelhofer as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022
Designate                Kate Donohue as Vice Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Human Rights Commission

Designate                Helenanne Connolly as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Partnership for Children, Youth and Families

Designate                Megan Mack as Chair for a term ending December 31, 2022

Park and Recreation Commission 

Designate        Shruti Kuppa as Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022
Designate        Jill Barker as Vice-Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022

Planning Commission

Designate        Daniel Weir as Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022

Technology Commission

Designate        Mary Crannell as Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022

Tenant-Landlord Commission (TLC)

Designate         David Timm as Chair for a term ending on December 31, 2022

 

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