The fascinating ritual (we’re serious!) known as local government budgeting became even more intriguing Saturday when the normally unanimous Arlington County Board developed a rift over something they all agree upon — funding for affordable housing initiatives.
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The Arlington County Board has approved two major housing developments along Columbia Pike: a large apartment building for low- and moderate-income residents, and a mostly market-rate townhouse project that will replace a complex bu... Read Post