Speaking at a Capital Improvement Plan Public Hearing

In accordance with the Meeting Procedures for CIP, Budget & Tax Rate(s) Hearings adopted by the County Board:

Speak at a CIP Public Hearing

  • Time Allotted: Individuals and organizations may sign up to speak for 2 or 3 minutes
  • Order of Speakers: All 2 minute speakers are called first in the order in which reservations are received, and 3 minute speakers are called last in the order in which reservations are received.
  • Signing up Online: Indviduals may register to speak in advance using the above online registration form. These forms will open at 8:00 am five business days in advance of each hearing. Upon completion of online sign-up, a confirmation email will be provided. Speakers may call the County Board Office at 703-228-3130 the day of the hearing to learn their assigned speaker number.
  • Signing up In Person: Individuals may register to speak the evening of the hearings beginning at 6:00 pm. Visit the Information Desk on the 3rd floor outside the Board Room. These speakers are called in the order in which registrations are received after all those who signed up in advance in the 2 or 3 minute categories. Signup ends at 8:00 pm the evening of the meeting.
  • Canceling Reservations: Registration may be cancelled by calling or emailing the County Board Office. Call 703-228-3130 or send an email to countyboard@arlingtonva.us
  • Spanish Interpretation: Spanish translation is available at the meeting. Translation in other languages available if requested 3 days before the meeting. Call 703-228-3130.
  • Submit Comments Online: In lieu of oral testimony, written comments may be submitted to countyboard@arlingtonva.us.