Welcome to the City of Arlington’s Business Plan.  This page contains information used to create the City’s work plan and the dollars that support our budget.  Our goal is to make this process transparent to our residents as we work to achieve City Council Priorities and Core Services.

Champion Great Neighborhoods

CGN WordleThe Arlington City Council has determined that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” is a priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we make Arlington a great place to live, work, learn, and play.

CGN AttractiveSecure and Attractive

The City works with residents and visitors to ensure that Arlington is a place where they feel secure and find visually appealing. We prepare residents and visitors to make choices that enable them to act, feel and be safe. We strive to provide timely and high quality service and we work with the community to keep our neighborhoods clean and well-maintained, making Arlington a great place to call home.

Informed and Connected

CGN EngagedThe City effectively communicates with citizens by providing information in ways that make sense to them and that they can access with ease and convenience. By doing so, residents and businesses are informed about City programs and the services that matter to them, and are connected to each other and to the City. By building and strengthening these relationships within our community, we can solve community challenges and make impactful changes.

Proud and Engaged

Arlington is a vibrant community where residents are invested in its wellbeing and growth. When the City provides opportunities for community engagement, residents Neighborhoods Proudbecome partners in the City’s future and we work together towards common goals. Engaged residents make Arlington stronger, healthier and better able to serve the needs of those who live here resulting in a greater sense of belonging.

View Champion Great Neighborhoods PDF.

Read the Champion Great Neighborhoods Newsletters.

Learn more about our progress in achieving this priority.