Traffic Lights Out in North Arlington — A number of traffic lights went out in North Arlington this afternoon due to a “circuit problem.” Generators were brought out to some of the busier intersections as Dominion Power worked on the problem. Four traffic lights were reported to be out on Fairfax Drive and three were reported out on Lee Highway and Old Dominion Drive, among others. All lights are said to be working again.
Arlington Among the Most “Bike-Friendly Cities” — Bicycling Magazine has ranked Arlington 30th in its list of the 50 most bike-friendly cities. The article inexplicably features an image of Georgetown University.
Outstanding Volunteer Award Winners Announced — Volunteer Arlington has announced the winners of its 25th annual Outstanding Volunteer Awards. The awards are given out to county government volunteers who “go above and beyond in their service.” Among the winners: Homer Ailstock, Cynthia Kellams, Brendan O’Connor, Jae Park, Alfonso Perez, Henry Phillips, Scott Vining, and Tanya Beauchamp.
TSA’s TV Studio Gets Write-Up — The Transportation Security administration has a fancy new television studio in Arlington. Government Video magazine has more on the video technology used by the TSA.
Well-Paid Maids has an exciting announcement: The entire staff is fully vaccinated, and they’re ready to safely clean your home.
This week, Ask Eli is answering your questions about the appraisal process, including how long it takes and how to challenge an appraisal.
Arlington County is starting to administer vaccine booster shots today, as the rate of new Covid cases continues to decline ever so gradually. Following federal guidance, the county’s health department…
Arlington Public Schools has been named the second-best district in Virginia for the second year in a row. The education research firm Niche ranked APS behind Falls Church City Public…