Emergency News & Alerts

Arlington Alerts - an alert system that allows Arlington County to contact you during an emergency via email or text message. In the event of a man-made or natural disaster, severe weather event, or a serious or sudden traffic disruption, Arlington Alerts provide emergency information.

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National Capital Region News and Information - Department of Homeland Security.

Emergency Preparedness Resources

Arlington County Emergency Website – Information about snow removal, weather-related closings and delays, and more.

Arlington County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) – OEM's mission is to provide the highest level of emergency preparedness for the residents and visitors of Arlington.

Ready.gov - Federal Emergency Management Agency

Hurricane Preparedness - National Weather Service

Did You Know?

Arlington County has 50 miles of shared-use, off-street trails.


CommuterPage.com News
One dead, three injured in Lanham crash

October 23, 2017, NBC Washington

Fatal crash in D.C. Monday

Dana Hedgepeth, October 23, 2017, Washington Post

Plans to widen area highways have hit barriers before

Katherine Shaver, October 21, 2017, Washington Post

Pedestrian killed in Rockville

October 21, 2017, NBC Washington

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