Engagement Resources

Civic involvement doesn’t stop here. Check out the following resources to help you navigate all the ways you can get more involved with Arlington County.

Public Meeting Calendar

Keep up to date on upcoming County Board, commission, and engagement meetings. Click on the calendar items you’re interested in to find more details.

Chat with Board Members

Join us for Open Door Mondays where a board member will be available to discuss the topics on your mind.

Keep Up With APS

Visit the Arlington Public Schools engage page to learn about current news and initiatives.

Get More Connected

Join Your Civic Association
The core of neighborhood activity, events & issues – there’s one in every corner of Arlington.

Serve on an Advisory Group
Take stewardship to the next level. 50+ boards & commissions advise the County Board on policy matters. Submit an Application.

Apply for Neighborhood College
It’s back-to-school time for those interested in getting involved with neighborhood issues.

Volunteer Locally
Volunteer Arlington can help find the right fit for you with a search tool, volunteer calendar, and notification feature.

Get Involved with a Community Organization
Serve your community through the interests that you are most passionate about.

Serve During Emergencies
Join the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) — a dedicated group of volunteers who help with the County’s emergency preparedness and assist should a disaster strike.

Watch County Board Meetings
Join us for one of the easiest ways to learn more about how your community and government works. Or sign up to speak at a County Board Meeting.

Help on Election Days
600+ Arlington citizens serve as election officers at polls. And, of course, don’t forget to register to vote!

Other Resources