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Miracle on 23rd Street

Miracle on 23rd Street

[ 0 ] November 28, 2016 |

Linden is hosting its fabulous “Miracle on 23rd Street” event this Friday, December 2.

Festivities begin at 6 pm. The tree lighting–of Arlington’s oldest and tallest spruce–is at 6:25 pm. Santa arrives at 6:30 and 50/50 raffle is at 8.

Come out for holiday cheer and support our neighborhood non-profit!

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November 2016 Newsletter

November 2016 Newsletter

[ 0 ] November 3, 2016 |

Join us for our next monthly meeting, Wednesday, November 9 at 7 p.m., Aurora Hills Library, Back Room ** Note change in meeting location **

Newsletter contents: Miracle on 23rd St, Crystal House loft-style residences, Costco site/Pentagon Centre: construction schedule and retail space, Jefferson Davis Highway proposed name change, AHCA elections, temporary Aurora Hills Senior Center, Fall festival, Eads St. & Fern St.

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Crystal House Lofts plans

Crystal House Lofts plans

[ 0 ] November 2, 2016 |

Andrew Marshall, President of Roseland, the owner of the Crystal House property, will make a presentation at the November AHCA meeting about plans to build loft-style housing along S. Eads St. between 18th and 20th Streets S. Initial approval was received in 2006, but the company has submitted a site plan amendment that would combine […]

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October 2016 Newsletter

October 2016 Newsletter

[ 0 ] October 11, 2016 |

Join us for our next monthly meeting, Wednesday, October 12 at 7 p.m., Aurora Hills Community Center!

Newsletter contents: Possible donation to Oakridge kinesthetic classroom, County Board candidates Audrey Clement and Libby Garvey, Nominations for AHCA executive board, 9th Annual BooHaHa, Eads and Fern St. Traffic Incursion, RiverHouse development update, Crystal City development update, Free Shade Trees, Quarterly Police Meeting, Senior Center renovations and upcoming elections, Proposed regulations on short-term residential rentals, and November Elections Info.

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9th Annual Boo Ha Ha

9th Annual Boo Ha Ha

[ 0 ] October 10, 2016 |

Come out out to the AHCA 9th Annual Boo Ha Ha on Saturday, October 15. Be sure to thank our sponsors who help make this possible.

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September 2016 Newsletter

September 2016 Newsletter

[ 0 ] September 14, 2016 |

Join us for our next monthly meeting, Wednesday, September 14 at 7 p.m., Aurora Hills Community Center!

Newsletter contents: Water Pollution Control Plant, Senior/Community Center Renovations, I-395 Express Lane Proposal, AHCA Election Nominations, Free Shade Trees, Fall Festival (Boo Ha Ha), 22202 Planning and Transportation, Crystal House Lighting, Aircraft Noise, River House, Power Outages

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Four Mile Run Restoration Project Update

Four Mile Run Restoration Project Update

[ 0 ] July 21, 2016 |

The following slides are from the Four Mile Run Restoration Project Update that was given at the July AHCA meeting.

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County Board Approves Metropolitan Park Phase 6

County Board Approves Metropolitan Park Phase 6

[ 0 ] July 21, 2016 |

On July 16, the Arlington County Board approved the Phase 6 site plan for the Metropolitan Park development in Pentagon City. Developer Vornado plans a new apartment building with of 577 units and 9,665 square feet of ground floor retail space. The building will incorporate multiple rooflines with a maximum height of 22 stories. The […]

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July 2016 Newsletter

July 2016 Newsletter

July 8, 2016 |

Join us for our next monthly meeting, Wednesday, July 13 at 7 p.m, Aurora Hills Community Center!

Newsletter contents: Car2Go, Four Mile Run Restoration, Crystal House lighting, Neighborhood Conservation, Pentagon Centre, Virginia Highlands Park, Graffiti, Transit Development Plan, Civic Federation, Going Solar.

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Crystal House rooftop lighting

Crystal House rooftop lighting

June 20, 2016 |

The owners of the Crystal House apartments on Fern Street came to the June AHCA meeting to provide information on their request to the County for approval of architectural rooftop lighting. Afterwards, the topic was discussed in length by attendees, with the majority opinion that AHCA oppose this request. The attached letter was sent to […]

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