Category Archives: info

19 Sep

What do you want in our parks? Shirlington speaks up!

“More monkey bars!” said a 10- year- old Hispanic boy. His family was having a cook-out in Jennie Dean Park on Labor Day. I asked what they would like to have in a new and improved park. He was crisp ...

25 Jul

Summer in Shirlington at S. Four Mile Run

29 Jun

County response about Arlington Mill Drive changes

Following up on our June 8th meeting (see post below), the Association received this response on June 22 from the County concerning proposed changes to South Arlington Mill Drive.) Please see the project website for more information and visuals. “The ...

29 Jun

Arlington Mill Drive and Parking changes presented at June 8 meeting

At the June 8th Shirlington Civic Association meeting, County staff presented an updated approach for improvements at the intersection of South Arlington Mill and South Walter Reed Drives. This was in response to questions posed by residents at the December ...

20 May

Trades Center Tour

Representatives of the Shirlington and Nauck communities toured the Trades Center owned and operated by Arlington County and Arlington Public Schools.  More than 500 employees from multiple county departments work in the 38 acre complex off of S. Arlington Mil Drive.  Among ...