Department of Community Planning, Housing and Development


Draft County staff reports are now available to view online prior to Planning Commission hearings. Learn more.

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Community Planning, Housing and Development
2100 Clarendon Blvd, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22201

Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.



Inspection Services and Zoning
2100 Clarendon Blvd, Suite 1000
Arlington, VA 22201

Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Offices are closed at 12 noon every third Thursday.

ISD: 703-228-3800

Zoning:  703-228-3883

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CPHD_devforum_sept2015Arlington County Development Forum is an effort to update the public on what the County is doing to improve the business process for planning and permitting.

“We heard the residents, and the business community, loud and clear,” said CPHD Director Steve Cover. “The forum is a chance for them to hear first-hand what our department is doing now and in the near future to improve our development and permitting practices. We are results focused; we will get this done.”

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About CPHD

Our staff works hard to envision, plan, maintain, and ensure the safety of Arlington’s built environment, while providing a world-class place to live, work, play and learn for our residents, customers and partners. Learn more about the department and its six divisions - Planning, Housing, Neighborhood Services, Zoning, Inspection Services, and Business Operations.

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