2451 Crystal Drive – Crystal City Block W


Block W is located at 2451 Crystal Drive in the Crystal City neighborhood. The site is bounded by the mixed-use office building, Crystal Park 5, on the north, the CSX railway on the east, the Airport Access Road on the south, and Crystal Drive on the west. The subject site is currently undeveloped and consists of open space with recreational amenities and surface parking uses., Arlington, VA   View Map

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This reports the status related to the Site Plan Review Process only (Administrative Regulations 4.1). 

About the Project

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The applicants, Fifth Crystal Park Associates L.P. and CESC Park Five Land L.L.C. d/b/a JBG Smith, have submitted applications for the following requests:

  • Rezoning from C-O-1.5 to C-O Crystal City
  • New Crystal City Block Plan for Block W
  • Site Plan Amendment to remove site area from SP #167
  • New Site Plan (SP #475) to construct a 7-story mixed-use building with 370 units, 3,360 sq. ft. of ground floor retail, and 200 parking spaces. The development proposal will help facilitate implementation of an area of open space identified as Crystal Park, as called for in the Crystal City Sector Plan  

Applicant Materials

Public Process

Timeline Milestone / Meeting Materials
November 14, 2023 Site Plan Acceptance
November 30, 2023 LRPC/SPRC Process Kickoff

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

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Long Range Planning Committee (LRPC) Meeting #1 (hybrid)  

February 6 - 16, 2024

Site Plan Review Committee (SPRC) Online Engagement Opportunity

March 14, 2024

Site Plan Review Committee (SPRC) Meeting #1 (hybrid)

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Site Plan Review Committee (SPRC) Meeting #2 (hybrid)

Coming soon
 TBD Planning Commission

Public Hearing


County Board

Public Hearing

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