Photo: Steve Thurston

Arlingtonians Raise Backyard Hens Despite Regulations

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Jun 10, 2013 by in subUrbanPlanning


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County Plans "Ellen Trace" to Commemorate Philanthropist

Called “Ellen Trace,” the Ellen Bozman Memorial Pathway will include plantings, some seating elements and signs to mark the life of the Arlington philanthropist. more »

May 16, 2013 by in subUrbanPlanning (1 Comments)

Commissions Meet to Discuss Housing

A debate about the treatment of recently displaced low-income residents brought two Arlington commissions together in a joint meeting Wednesday night. more »

Apr 19, 2013 by in subUrbanPlanning (2 Comments)

FTA Does Not Fund Streetcar

Arlington and Fairfax counties say they will try again next year for federal funding for the Columbia Pike streetcar project. The FTA has not included Arlington’s project in their fiscal year 2014 budget. more »

Apr 15, 2013 by in subUrbanPlanning (7 Comments)


Photos: Gerald Martineau (inset) and Steve Thurston. Arch. Drawing: Wesley Housing. Illustration: Steve Thurston

$9.5 Million in Proposed Budget Still Not Enough to Meet Affordable Housing Goals

Market demands will continue to counteract affordable housing development and prevent the county from reaching its goals, despite the $9.5 million proposed for next year’s budget, according to housing activists and officials in the county. more »

Apr 5, 2013 by in subUrbanPlanning (5 Comments)

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