Press Club

Afternoon Notes: Capital Improvement Plan, New High School

Donnellan Proposes Capital Improvement Plan — Outgoing Acting County Manager Barbara Donnellan has proposed a six-year, nearly $1 billion Capital Improvement Projects plan. The plan would fund county projects, including critical maintenance at parks and aging county facilities, but it does not include funding for the new Wakefield High School (below). More from the Arlington County website.

New Wakefield High Moving Forward — The county board approved a use permit for the proposed new Wakefield High School. While the move theoretically clears the way for construction to begin, the county is still trying to figure out how to fund the project. More from the Sun Gazette.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Fundraiser TomorrowRestaurant 3 (2950 Clarendon Boulevard) is hosting a fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society tomorrow from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Attendance is free but the purchase of a $10 raffle ticket is suggested.

Recent Stories

Demolition of the former Jaleo restaurant building in Crystal City began this week, as the site plan review process for a redevelopment on the block kicked off earlier this month….

Kenmore Middle School’s student release has been delayed and the school has been placed in “secure the building” mode due to a possible security threat.

Biz Talk discusses Arlington’s business community and their commitment to sustainability.

Don’t miss out on joining a summer league with DC Fray before registration closes June 14.


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