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
On Dec. 6, join Board Chair Libby Garvey and a panel of experts in a lively discussion of “The New Geography of Jobs.” See details & RSVP online.
Four Mile Run Valley Visioning
Dec. 2-6, bring your ideas for the future to this multi-day community workshop, including hands-on exercises.
Lee Highway Planning
Help guide the scope of work and civic engagement plan for the upcoming Lee Highway planning process. By Dec. 9, share your input.
Open Data Portal
View County data — share input on other information you’d like to see included.
- 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
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.