Support Quality Education (FY2013-2018)

A successful community requires a variety of support systems and an environment that enables educational opportunities to flourish. Residents, students and families seeking a community to invest in desired choices and a culture of achievement. Arlington strives for quality public, private and higher education for our community. This focus will attract new residents and businesses, and prepare a foundation for our future. The synergy between educational institutions, the municipal corporation, the private sector and the community can help ensure success and achievement for all students.

Building a Thriving Community (FY 2013)

The Arlington City Council has determined that “Building a Thriving Community” is a priority for the work of our city. Every part of our organization contributes to our overall success and vitality as we make Arlington a better place to live, work, learn and play.

Define an Identifiable Brand (FY 2013)

Arlington is achieving a higher profile on a regional, national and international basis with world-class events taking place in the Entertainment District and as a home to an emerging Tier I research university. As our visibility increases, we want to be known for our authentic hometown charm and big city amenities. We strive to be genuine, the community of choice for our own residents and businesses and for those seeking a place to call home.