Neighborhoods Form Based Code

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Form Based Code (FBC) – Neighborhoods, adopted by the Board in 2013, is an alternative zoning district that applies to multi-family residential areas along Columbia Pike that surround its commercial centers.

FBC – Neighborhoods applications must be submitted online.

FBC use permit amendments must be submitted online.

Neighborhoods Form Based Code (by section)

Zoning Ordinance Amendments


Approved Development Proposals


Fee Schedules provide the range of fees charged for each type of application or activity related to land development in Arlington. Fees cover permitting, plan review, enforcement, inspection, service delivery, performance agreements and conditions. There are separate fee schedules for Inspection Services Division (ISD), Zoning and the Department of Environmental Services (DES). Some permits involve fees from more than one schedule.

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