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Rosslyn is full of surprises. A busy commercial district that’s home to Fortune 500 companies and national media outlets, it’s also a diverse neighborhood that offers a lively bar scene, fine dining, retail, green spaces, public art and unparalleled views of D.C. and the Potomac River.

The nearby U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, Theodore Roosevelt Island and Arlington National Cemetery draw tourists from around the world.

Rosslyn is also the area’s premier transportation hub offering easy access to the best of the D.C. metro area. It is one of the most active metro and bus stops and is positioned near five major highways and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Rosslyn is accessible by foot, bike, car, metro, bus and plane!

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Planning Principles: Placemaking in Rosslyn

Placemaking is a multifaceted approach to the planning, design and management of public spaces. Find out how the Rosslyn BID uses it to create a welcoming environment that can be used and enjoyed by everyone. More 

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Planning Principles: Rosslyn goes green

As the face of Rosslyn has changed, developers have remained committed to ensuring that new structures adhere to the highest standards of quality, particularly those encouraging new construction to be environmentally friendly and energy efficient. More 

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Startup Arlington Winner EdConnective

Startup Arlington winner Erik Skantze brings his¬†educational technology company¬†to Northern Virginia. For the next four months, he'll be based here in Rosslyn. More