FY 2022 County Board Work Sessions

Available on this site are presentations made before the Board at each FY 2022 proposed budget work session and public hearing. The budget work sessions were held virtually.

The Arlington County Board adopted a $1.4 billion balanced General Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2022 on April 20, 2021.

Staff responses to the Board’s questions are posted on the work session follow-up page.

  • All work sessions are open to the public and are broadcast/webcast live on Arlington TV (Comcast Ch. 74 and Verizon FiOS Ch. 39).
  • Video of all sessions is archived and available on-demand; go to the section “Budget and Tax Rate Hearings and Work Sessions” and choose any of the archived sessions.

March Sessions

Date: Tues, March 2  
Time: 3-5:30 p.m.
Topic: Fire, Sheriff, Department of Public Safety Communications & Emergency Management, Police

  • Commission – Emergency Preparedness Advisory Commission (EPAC)
  • Watch the Video

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Date: Thurs, March 4
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Topic: 
Department of Environmental Services (Stormwater Fund, General Fund, Utilities Fund, Auto Fund, Printing Fund, Ballston Garage Fund), Housing/Safety Net

  • Commissions – Environment and Energy Conservation (E2C2), Joint Facilities Advisory (JFAC)
  • Watch the Video

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Date: Tues, March 9
Time: 3-5:30 p.m.
Topic: 
Department of Community Planning, Housing & Development (General Fund, Community Development Fund, CPHD Development Fund)  Department of Human Services

  • Commissions – Planning, Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board (HALRB), Housing, Tenant-Landlord
  • Commissions – Disability, Aging, Long-term Care, Community Services (CSB), Women 
  • Watch the Video

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Date: Thurs, March 11
Time: 3-6 p.m.
Topic: 
Technology Services
Economic Development, Business Improvement Districts (BIDs), Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization (CPRO), Lee Hwy Alliance, Clarendon Alliance

  • Commissions – Information Technology (ITAC)
  • Commissions – Business Improvement Districts (BIDs), Economic Development (EDC), Arts 
  • Watch the Video

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Date: Tues, March 16
Time: 3-6 p.m.
Topic: 
Department of Parks and Recreation
Libraries

  • Commissions – Forestry and Natural Resources, Parks & Recreation, Sports 
  • Watch the Video

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Date: Thurs, March 18
Time: 3-6 p.m.
Topic: 
Clerk of Circuit Court, General District Court, Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court
Commonwealth’s Attorney, Circuit Court Judiciary, Magistrate, Office of Public Defender
Electoral Board, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue

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Date: Thurs, March 25
Time: 3-6 p.m.
Topic: 
Compensation
 Pay-As-You-Go Capital, Transportation Capital Fund, Metro, Tax Increment Financing Areas, Debt Service 

  • Commissions – Transportation, Complete Streets, Neighborhood Conservation (NCAC) 
  • Watch the Video

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April Sessions

Date: Tues, April 6
Time: 7 p.m.
Topic: Public Budget Hearing


Date: Thurs, April 8
Time: 7 p.m.
Topic: Public Tax Rate(s) Hearing


Date: Mon, April 12
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Topic: Schools (School Board budget adoption is scheduled for May 6)

  • Commissions – Partnership CYF, Teen Network Board, Out-of-School Time  
  • Watch the Video

Date: Tues, April 13

Time: 4-5:30 p.m.
Topic: Budget Wrap-Up


Date: Thurs, April 15
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Topic: Final Budget Decisions / Mark-up


Date:  Tues, April 20
Topic: Budget Adoption