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?

11 Metrorail stops are located in Arlington.

CommuterPage.com News
Metro's new opening time throws some riders for a loop

John Domen, June 25, 2017, WTOP

Stalled transportation projects might not delay White Flint development

Bethany Rodgers, June 23, 2017, Bethesda Beat

Fatal Beltway crash Monday morning

June 26, 2017, WJLA

Takata files for bankruptcy

Tom Krisher, Marcy Gordon, June 26, 2017, ABC News

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