Civic engagement is at the heart of Arlington. Find a way to make a difference in your community — share feedback today, or find ways to get more deeply involved.
Highlighted Engagement Opportunities
Lubber Run Community Center
Join a Feb. 8 Community Kick-Off Meeting at Barrett Elementary School to design the new community center.
Washington Blvd. Bike, Pedestrian, Roadway Enhancements
Join a March 1 community meeting about the repaving and striping plan on Washington Blvd. from Westover to East Falls Church. Share your insights on how we achieve maximum benefits for bicycle access and pedestrian safety, while minimizing impacts. Learn about the project.
VDOT is accepting feedback on its I-66 Transformation Plan. Submit your comments online.
- Service Request / Report a Problem
- A-Z Directory of Services
- Resident Ombudsman | Business Ombudsman
- Projects & Planning Site – details on projects around Arlington, by neighborhood and topic
- Open Data Portal – view County data; share input on info you’d like to see
Get More Involved
Join Your Civic Association
The core of neighborhood activity, events & issues – there’s one in every corner of Arlington.
Attend Neighborhood College
It’s back-to-school time for those interested in getting involved with neighborhood issues.
Online Volunteer Connection can help find the right fit for you — with a search tool, volunteer calendar, and notification feature.
Serve During Emergencies
Join a dedicated group of volunteers who help with the County’s emergency preparedness — and who assist should a disaster strike.
The PLACE initiative — Participation, Leadership, and Civic Engagement — launched in 2012 and was focused on updating the “Arlington Way” by expanding the ways in which our residents engage with each other and our government to enrich Arlington.