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Cemetery Plan Would Remove Old Growth Trees

"Essentially, what's at stake is the last old-growth forest in the county," county Historic Preservation Planner Rebecca Ballo told HALRB members. more »

Dec 20, 2012 by in Countywide (7 Comments)


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Nauck's Historic "Gathering Spot"

The Green Valley Pharmacy is the first and oldest African-American owned pharmacy in Arlington. Soon it will have the historic designation to prove it. more »

Dec 7, 2012 by Tazeen Ahmad in Countywide


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Brief: Planners Move Historic Application to County Board

The cemetery at Calloway United Methodist Church is one step closer to becoming a historic location in Arlington. The Planning Commission last night forwarded the church's application to the county board. more »

Feb 28, 2012 in Countywide

HALRB Eyes Committees and Courthouse

The new chair of the Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board will have many areas to keep an eye on next year, including the potential redevelopment of the Courthouse area. more »

Dec 22, 2011 by in subUrbanPlanning

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County Board Preview, March 10, 2012

Stories we've reported on recently have made their ways to the county board. Tomorrow's agenda includes housing and history and the Lyon Park Community House. more »

Mar 9, 2012 by in About Arlington

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Design Review Committee (DRC)

DRC meetings are held the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm, unless otherwise noted. Please call for the most recent updates. The DRC is a subcommittee of the Historical Affairs and Landmarks Review Board (HALRB). more »

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Historic Green Valley Pharmacy

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Historic Calloway Cemetery

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