The Old Arlington Mill

Civic Association Snapshot
Since 1947, Arlingtonians have been calling the Arlington Mill neighborhood home.  First at Park Glen and Magnolia Gardens (1947) and then expanding throughout the rest of the neighborhood. The neighborhood organized into a Civic Association in 1975 as the Columbia Heights West Civic Association.  In 2015, the association, seeking to distinguish itself from other liked-named neighborhoods, voted to change its name to Arlington Mill. 

Though the association and neighborhood's name has changed, its goals have not. The association continues to provide a forum in which neighbors can come together and discuss neighborhood issues, Arlington County services, Columbia Pike redevelopment as well as promoting neighborhood social activities. Residents are eligible to serve on committees or as commissioners on various Arlington County Government advisory groups including the Planning Commission, Transportation Commission, Neighborhood Conservation Advisory Committee, Form Based Code Working Group and the county-wide Facilities Study. 

Any person residing in or owning property within the territorial limits of the Association is eligible for membership. Membership to the Association is free. Costs related to any activity of the Association will be paid by the members suggesting such activity or by donation.

Territorial Limits
Northern: 7th Road S.
Southern: Columbia Pike
Eastern: S. Arlington Mill Drive
Western: S. Carlin Springs Road

Annual Community Events
Tree Giveaway - Early April
Bulk Pickup/Clean up Day - Early May
Neighborhood Day – Early June

(L-R: Genelle Schuler, Mary Hynes,
 Darren Hildebrand, Chris Zimmerman,
 Lilly Mancilla)

Neighborhood Announcements

  • Check out the updated the County’s corridor webpage for Columbia Pike Link: Columbia Pike,
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 11:28 PM by L M
  • Arlington Mill Farmers Market - Saturdays @ 9:00 AM Arlington Mill Farmers Market - Saturdays @ 9:00 AM
    Posted Aug 28, 2018, 11:05 AM by Stephen Finafrock
  • Tyrol Hill Park Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - August 29th @ 7:00 PM Join Us at the Tyrol Hill Park Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate the Phase Four Project Renovations!Wednesday, August 29, 7 p.m.Tyrol Hill Park, 5107 7th Road S
    Posted Aug 28, 2018, 11:03 AM by Stephen Finafrock
  • Tyrol Hills Park Features New Futsal Court, Picnic Shelter and Restroom - Parks & Recreation https://parks.arlingtonva.us/2018/08/tyrol-hills-park-features-new-futsal-court-picnic-shelter-and-restroom/
    Posted Aug 9, 2018, 6:07 PM by L M
  • July 17 Arlington Mill Civic Association Meeting WHEN:        Tuesday, July 17, 7:00-8:30 pmWHERE:      Room 525, Arlington Mill Community Center, 909 S. Dinwiddie St. (free 4 hour parking)Draft Agenda:-- Discuss amending the bylaws ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2018, 12:33 PM by L M
  • Arlington County Installs Permanent Drug Take-Back Boxes ARLINGTON, Va. – Arlington County has taken a proactive measure in the fight against prescription drug abuse by installing three permanent drug-take back boxes. The public can now safely and ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2018, 6:25 PM by L M
  • Arlington County Street Parking Survey - Arlington Mill & Forest Glen All,Please remember to take the time to provide feedback on the County’s proposed expansion of the Residential Parking Permit program to most households in Arlington Mill and Forest ...
    Posted May 26, 2018, 8:58 PM by Stephen Finafrock
  • A New Six-Step Public Engagement Guide The County’s new “Six-Step Public Engagement Guide for Capital Projects” aims to strengthen engagement and communication processes across County government – for hundreds of capital projects both large and ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2018, 10:27 AM by L M
  • Arlington's Spring Cleaning for Water Pipes Begins March 26 Arlington's Spring Cleaning for Water Pipes Begins March 26Routine disinfectant switch begins next week, continues into MayArlington drinking water system meets all Federal and state safety standards ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2018, 10:26 AM by L M
  • Money Talk: A financial course for women The next Money Talk: A financial course for women will begin next Wednesday, March 28. If you are interested in attending any of the sessions, please sign up here: http ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2018, 10:24 AM by L M
  • Gardening How To Programs Intensive Gardening How-To. Succession and companion planting, cover crops and other techniques to maximize production. Make best use of small spaces. Bring your questions! Wednesday March 21, Arlington Central ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2018, 10:22 AM by L M
  • Glencarlyn Park Shelter and Picnic Area Improvements Improvements to Glencarlyn Park shelter #2, the parking lot and open picnic area are coming soon! Design and construction drawings are currently being finalized. Start of construction on the project ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2018, 11:04 PM by L M
  • Arlington County Summer Camp Registration Reminder Dear Friend of Arlington County Parks and Recreation,You are receiving this email because you registered for an Arlington County Parks and Recreation summer camp or class last year or ...
    Posted Feb 11, 2018, 1:13 PM by L M
  • See you at the 2018 Arlington Home Show and Garden Expo! We are now in the final stretch for the 2018 Arlington Home Show & Garden Expo. The Arlington Home Show team looks forward to a great 12Th  edition ...
    Posted Feb 11, 2018, 1:12 PM by L M
  • Columbia Pike Transportation Update Starting in 2018: Construction on west end Columbia Pike street improvements  Arlington County is moving forward on its next phase of Columbia Pike street improvements, part of a multimodal project ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2017, 4:12 PM by L M
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