The Arlington Committee of 100 fosters open and vigorous discussion of issues involving all facets of community life in Arlington. The Committee's monthly forums are open to all and
provide a non-partisan setting in which issues of local, regional, and state interest are addressed by experts, with audience participation in lively Q&A sessions.
Upcoming Webinar: September 23, 2020
Arlington County Stormwater Bond Referendum
At $50.8 million, the special Stormwater Bond is the second largest of five bonds in the County’s latest Capital Improvement Program (CIP) to go before the voters this fall.
As climate change and intense weather events buffet Arlington neighborhoods, Zoom into a lively discussion by these panelists to learn more:
Mike Moon, of Arlington’s Department of Environmental Services (DES);
Jason Friess, with Arlington’s Department of Management and Finance (DMF);
Gillian Burgess, a Fiscal Affairs Advisory Commission (FAAC) member and bond skeptic, who will raises questions of equity, cost, and competing County priorities; and
Karen Vasquez, a resident of the Leeway Overlee neighborhood, whose family suffered $100,000 in uninsured damages as a result of the 2019 summer squall.