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  • Final Adopted Rosslyn Plan Framework (2014.04.12)

    Final Adopted Rosslyn Plan Framework (2014.04.12)

    At its April 12 meeting, the Arlington County Board voted 5-0 to adopt the Rosslyn Plan Framework, the subject of the staff report for Item 33 on the (meeting agenda).  In its action, the County Board included three additional updates to the document, addressing policy directive language in the Transportation and Building Form and Height sections. […]

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  • About

    About

    Realize Rosslyn is a new effort to promote public participation in a community planning process aimed at realizing the transformation of Rosslyn from a 1960’s auto-centric area into a vibrant and distinctive urban place featuring great housing, retail and office space. The intense, one-year planning effort will be the most comprehensive look at planning in […]

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  • Process and Schedule

    Process and Schedule

    The planning process for the Rosslyn Sector Plan Update will comprise a variety of meeting types and forums, that collectively will engage as many people as possible who are interested in the future of Rosslyn. Ongoing civic engagement will target a broad cross-section of the public to solicit extensive and diverse input.  This will allow […]

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  • Documents

    Documents

      This process to update the Rosslyn Sector Plan represents the first revisiting of the Rosslyn Station Area Plan Addendum since its adoption in 1992. A variety of documents and other media, both past and present, will help inform the discussions of this planning effort and inform the draft plan recommendations:   Prior County Plans […]

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  • FAQs

    FAQs

      What is the purpose of the Rosslyn Sector Plan Update? Arlington County is participating in a long range planning process with the community to refresh the future vision of Rosslyn as a vibrant place to live, work and play. The plan update will build on the successes of the County’s 30+ years of experience with smart […]

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  • Surveys

    Surveys

    The Realize Rosslyn community planning effort sets out to realize the transformation of Rosslyn into one of our region’s great urban centers. Your input on these surveys will help inform our way forward.   Rosslyn’s Future Bicycle Network: If you cycle to or through Rosslyn – or if you would do so if safer, more […]

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Recent Articles

Temporary Public Art Unveiled

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Temporary Public Art Unveiled

On Thursday, the Rosslyn BID unveiled a building sized photographic print that has temporarily been installed as a mural on the southern facade of an office building on the site of the approved, yet to be built Central Place office building.  For more details, see the article on ArlNOW here.

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Just Released! Pre-RTA Draft Rosslyn Plan Framework

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Just Released! Pre-RTA Draft Rosslyn Plan Framework

A Pre-RTA Draft Rosslyn Plan Framework document has just been released for public review. This draft of the framework document is now available here, or on the Process and Schedule page of the Realize Rosslyn web site. About the Document: The proposed Rosslyn Plan Framework sets forth a vision statement, vision principles, and policy directives that […]

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Rosslyn: Realizing its Full Potential

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Rosslyn: Realizing its Full Potential

By Kellie Brown – October 3, 2013   Rosslyn is undergoing a transformation. This Saturday, October 5, there will be a Community Workshop at the Artisphere to help focus and shape its transformation as it is realized over the next several decades.  A companion informal Open House is being held at the Rosslyn BID Offices […]

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Realize Rosslyn: Up Close

| September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Realize Rosslyn: Up Close

As part of its Up Close series, Arlington TV recently completed a piece about the Realize Rosslyn planning effort. Click on the screen shot below to watch the video, or check out the Arlington TV web site (http://arlingtonva.tv/realize-rosslyn/) for more information.    

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