Tag: Arlington County

Virginia Tech students reimagine Rosslyn waterfront

The fact that there is no direct pedestrian connection between the Potomac River waterfront and Rosslyn has been puzzling.


MetroLab Network to accelerate innovations in ‘Smart Cities’

Virginia Tech and Arlington County have formed a partnership to join a MetroLab Network of 35 city/county-university partnerships.


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Basket Savings to establish software application development operation in Arlington County

Basket Savings, an innovative application software development company, will invest $10 million to establish an operation in Arlington County.


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Opower to invest $10.45 million to expand headquarters operation in Arlington County

Opower, the global leader in cloud-based software for the utility industry, will invest $10.45 million to expand its headquarters operation in Arlington County.


business

McAuliffe announces AvePoint Inc. expansion in Richmond, Arlington County

AvePoint Inc. will invest $1.5 million to establish an operation in Richmond, creating 100 new jobs, and will also expand in Arlington County, creating 55 new jobs.


virginia

Governor McAuliffe appoints Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple to the Virginia Board of Health

Today Governor McAuliffe appointed former Senator Mary Margaret Whipple to the Virginia Board of Health.


LGBTQ

State of LGBT equality in nine Virginia cities detailed in HRC New Municipal Equality Index

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) released its third annual report assessing LGBT equality in 353 cities across the nation, including nine in Virginia.


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McAuliffe signs executive order strengthening Virginia housing policy

While speaking today at the Virginia Governor’s Housing Conference, Governor Terry McAuliffe issued Executive Order 32 to advance critical components of Virginia’s housing policy agenda.


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Attorney General Mark Herring announces inmate re-entry effort

Attorney General Mark Herring today announced he is creating a Statewide Re-entry Coordinator position and online Re-Entry Portal to help local sheriffs prepare inmates for release.


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Majority of Virginia sheriffs endorse Senator Mark Warner for re-election

Today, the re-election campaign of U.S. Sen. Mark Warner announced that a majority of sheriffs in Virginia have endorsed his re-election bid.


Virginia counties honored for digital information efforts

Governor Terry McAuliffe today congratulated nine Virginia counties that received top rankings in the 2014 Digital Counties Survey.


business

McAuliffe announces 800 new jobs for Arlington County

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that CEB, the leading member-based advisory company, will invest $149.7 million in a new headquarters operation to support the company’s next-generation workplace plans and accommodate its growing global requirements.


congress

Warner, Kaine applaud protection of Virginia in Senate defense bill

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced the advancement of critical funding priorities for Virginia in the Fiscal Year 2015 Senate Appropriations bill for Military Construction, Veteran Affairs, and Related Agencies that was voted out of committee yesterday.