An official website of Arlington County government
  • Adopted Rosslyn Plan Framework

    Adopted Rosslyn Plan Framework

    The County Board adopted the Rosslyn Plan Framework in April, moving one step closer to updating the Rosslyn sector plan and laying the foundation for advancing the transformation of Rosslyn. The framework defines the community’s vision for Rosslyn as a vibrant and dynamic “downtown” and outlines recommendations for improving parks and open spaces, transportation, building […]

    Continue Reading

  • About

    About

    We’re updating the land-use plan that guides growth and development in Rosslyn. The Realize Rosslyn community planning process will continue Rosslyn’s transformation from an auto-centric area into a more walkable, vibrant and distinctive urban place that features great housing, retail and office space – all easily accessible by public transportation. Realize Rosslyn will provide the […]

    Continue Reading

  • Process and Schedule

    Process and Schedule

    The community planning process for the Rosslyn Sector Plan Update is an intensive two-year process being completed in five phases. It includes gathering community input on current challenges and hopes for the future of Rosslyn, to developing, finalizing and adopting an update to the existing sector plan to help guide growth and development over the […]

    Continue Reading

  • Documents

    Documents

      Our Realize Rosslyn community planning process will provide the first revisions to the Rosslyn sector plan since 1992, bringing it into alignment with the community’s goals and future vision. A variety of planning documents and materials will help inform decisions and draft plan recommendations.   Plan Materials: Find existing conditions reports, proposed alternatives and meeting […]

    Continue Reading

  • FAQs

    FAQs

      What is the purpose of the Rosslyn Sector Plan Update? This collaborative planning effort between the County and the community will help to define a vision for the future of Rosslyn as a vibrant and distinctive urban place featuring great housing, retail and office space that’s all easily accessible by public transportation. It will […]

    Continue Reading

  • Surveys

    Surveys

    Help shape Rosslyn’s future bicycle network. If you cycle to or through Rosslyn – or if you would do so if safer, more inviting routes were available – we want to hear from you. Share your perspectives, stories and ideas regarding the existing network and potential changes that could improve the bicycling experience in Rosslyn. […]

    Continue Reading

Recent Articles

A Bold Vision: Subcommittees to Look at Buildings, Parks, Transportation

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Bold Vision: Subcommittees to Look at Buildings, Parks, Transportation

We’re moving into the final phase of the Realize Rosslyn community planning process. Since the County Board adopted the Rosslyn Plan Framework in April 2014, we’ve been working to identify necessary refinements and plan final steps. The Rosslyn Process Panel, along with County Planning staff, determined that more work was needed to expand the reach […]

Continue Reading

Rosslyn: Exciting Times Ahead

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Rosslyn: Exciting Times Ahead

From CEB choosing its new global headquarters at Central Place to the recently County Board approved development at 1401 Wilson Blvd, read more about the major development happening in Rosslyn.

Continue Reading

Key Development: 1401 Wilson Blvd

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Key Development: 1401 Wilson Blvd

The Arlington County Board recently approved a mixed-use development for the block of 1401 Wilson Boulevard and 1400 Key Boulevard. The Monday Properties development consists of a 24-story office building that will combine 513,004 square feet of Class A space with 11,131 of ground floor retail space, and an adjoining 28-story, 274-unit luxury residential tower. […]

Continue Reading

Rosslyn: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Rosslyn: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

View a slideshow showing Rosslyn’s past and future collected by the Washington Business Journal, and read the feature article about Arlington County’s planning effort to transform Rosslyn.

Continue Reading