It can be frightening to call 911 for emergency help, but it is important for emergency services personnel to know the information necessary in order to provide proper emergency service to those in need, and even more important for you to stay as calm as possible to assist the 911 dispatcher.
The City Administrator serves as chief advisor to the Mayor and City Council, makes reports and recommendations to the City Council, and ensures implementation of city policies.
We aspire to be Washington’s premier general aviation airport and a vibrant economic resource for the citizens of Arlington.
The Arlington Municipal Cemetery was formally plotted as "Harwood Cemetery" in 1903 and operated by a non-profit association.
Community & Economic Development
Welcome to the City of Arlington Community and Economic Development Department. Our staff includes land use planners, engineering plan reviewers, building inspectors, code compliance personnel, and permit technicians who are available to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.
The City of Arlington through the combined efforts of its many departments, and public and private partnerships seeks to enhance the quality of life and protect the citizens of Arlington by providing professional and progressive Emergency Management Services in the event of a catastrophic incident within the City of Arlington.
The Arlington Finance department is to be responsive, helpful, and efficient in serving the citizens of Arlington, its elected officials, and all city departments.
Fire / EMS
The Human Resources department seeks to achieve the mission and goals of City government and residents by hiring and retaining the most qualified employees to serve the growing needs of our community.
Maintenance & Operations
The City of Arlington Maintenance and Operations Department is committed to promoting the City's mission while maintaining a professional image and providing a high level of customer service to the citizens and businesses of Arlington, our visitors, and the surrounding community.
Learn about public records request, resource directory and service requests.
Parks & Recreation
The City of Arlington Parks and Recreation Department strives to provide parks and facilities that are safe and attractive and to offer recreation programs that are enjoyable to the public.
The Arlington Police Department is committed to providing excellent service and reducing crime and disorder by apprehending offenders, targeting top locations and providing information.
Public Works is dedicated to the quality of life of the citizens of Arlington. From our wonderfully kept and spacious parks, tranquility of the cemetery, the treatment of sanitary waste, and water quality, to transportation.