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Around Arlington, January 23, 2015

Around Arlington, January 23, 2015

ATV’s bi-weekly roundup of County news and events returns from holiday break!

Arlington County Board Chair., Mary Hynes' New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Chair., Mary Hynes’ New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Vice Chair. J Walter Tejada's New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Vice Chair. J Walter Tejada’s New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member Jay Fisette's New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member Jay Fisette’s New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member John Vihstadt's New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member John Vihstadt’s New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member Libby Garvey's New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Arlington County Board Member Libby Garvey’s New Year Remarks 01/01/2015

Around Arlington - December 22, 2014

Around Arlington – December 22, 2014

On the last episode of 2014, we swear in the newest County Board member, Arlington leadership meets with the public to discuss the 2016 fiscal year budget, We celebrate this year’s winners of the James B. Hunter Human Rights Award, and let you know how to recycle those Christmas trees.

The Heart of the Matter: How Arlington County Used Empathy to Redesign Community Services

The Heart of the Matter: How Arlington County Used Empathy to Redesign Community Services

How Arlington County used Design Thinking Principals to redesign community services.

Around Arlington - December 01, 2014

Around Arlington – December 01, 2014

On this episode, we get you ready for winter weather! Arlington is committed to plowing not only streets, but bike trails. Also, Board Chair Jay Fisette announced the cancellation of the Streetcar project, the Arlington Food Assistance Center is asking for your help this holiday season, more young adults are starting businesses here and more leaves are falling and collection continues!

Around Arlington - November 17, 2014

Around Arlington – November 17, 2014

On this episode, we celebrate a historic landmark in the community of Nauck, the Arlington County Fire Department reminds residents about checking your smoke alarm, the Emergency Winter Shelter is now open and the are a bunch of events happening around Arlington.

Around Arlington - November 5, 2014

Around Arlington – November 5, 2014

In this episode, the votes are in, and John Vihstadt has been re-elected to the County Board. Also, November is Animal Shelter Appreciation month so we celebrate in style, a new farmers market is opening up in Fairlington, and its time to prepare yourself against the flu.

Around Arlington - October 20, 2014

Around Arlington – October 20, 2014

In this episode, we celebrated some new parks around town, gained insight at the third annual Women in Business Conference, danced our way into helping the library’s early literacy program, redefined marriage in the commonwealth with a ground breaking announcement and shared some tips on how to stay safe this Halloween, plus so much more.

Same Sex Marriage legal in Virginia

Same Sex Marriage legal in Virginia

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring held a press conference at 12:30 p.m. today, Monday, Oct. 6 in front of the Arlington County Courthouse on the Commonwealth’s response to the Supreme Court’s decision not to review rulings on same-sex marriage in the Commonwealth and four other states.

Rethinking Arlington's Energy Future

Rethinking Arlington’s Energy Future

Over 50 years ago community leaders had a vision to redevelop Arlington, VA. At the time they didn’t know that they were starting a trend that would later be known as ‘Smart Growth’. This is the story of how today’s Arlington visionaries want to create a community energy plan that’ll reach into the next 50 years.

Around Arlington - September 22, 2014

Around Arlington – September 22, 2014

On this episode, we remember and pay tribute to those who were lost 13 years ago during the Septemeber 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, invite you to explore and celebrate the Hispanic heritage in Arlington, check out a newly renovated Glencarlyn park, celebrate the opening of the Route 50 and Courthouse road interchange and more.