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Around Arlington – April 21,2014

On this episode, could changes be coming to Courthouse Square? Did you know Arlington has one of the largest flea markets in the US? Affordable housing gets a bit larger thanks to APAH. And it’s time for some spring cleaning!

Dr. Nancy Perry at the Arlington Historical Society

Arlington Historical Society: Destruction of East Arlington

Nancy Perry talks about the destruction of East Arlington and Queen City to make room for the Pentagon.

Fort Ethan Allen Canon

Around Arlington – March 25,2014

In this episode, history comes alive at Fort Ethan Allen, 122 new afforadble housing apartments open on Columbia Pike, Bill Cosby visits Rosslyn for a special event, and we celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.

Changing Face of Retail

Panel Discussion: The Changing Face of Retail

A panel discussion on the changing face of retail, part of the Roundabouts Speaker Series sponsored by the Arlington County Planning Division.

Victor Dover at Roundabouts Speaker Series

Victor Dover on Great Street Design

Victor Dover speaks on Great Street Design.

Arlington County Board Chairman Jay Fisette

Arlington County Board Chairman Jay Fisette’s New Year’s Day Remarks

Arlington County Board Chairman Jay Fisette’s Organizational Meeting Address

2013 Year-End Highlights

2013 Year-End Highlights

This 2013 highlights reel looks at how the County “Moved Forward Together” in the past year.

Christopher B. Leinberger

Christopher B Leinberger on Urban Design: A Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion on Urban Design and Placemaking with Christopher B. Leinberger

Christopher B. Leinberger speaking

Christopher B. Leinberger on Urban Design

Christopher B. Leinberger speaks on “The Urbanization of the Suburbs: Why Arlington is the National Model and Where Do We Go Next?”.

Around Arlington - November 19, 2013

Around Arlington – November 19, 2013

Big news from the Arlington County Board this week. We’ll hear all about it straight from the newsmaker himself.

Bocce Court

Around Arlington – September 25

We love our parks in this county, and there’s a new one just opened in Ballston. We’ll show you what’s special about this park in a moment, but first let’s get caught up on other news Around Arlington.

Realize Rosslyn

Realize Rosslyn

In this story, we head down to Rosslyn, which is just starting to plan its own extreme makeover. In five years, you may see a very different Rosslyn from the one we see today.

County Board Chairman J. Walter Tejada

2013 State of the County Address

Arlington County Board Chairman J. Walter Tejada delivers the 2013 State of the County address on June 11, 2013

Borromeo Housing –Raise the Roof

Borromeo Housing –Raise the Roof

Members of Arlington’s Teen Network Board joined with volunteers from Rebuilding Together to make much-need repairs to Borromeo Housing’s home for teen mothers.

Arlington 2012

Arlington 2012

Reviewing a great 2012 year in Arlington.