DES Update on Aurora Hills Roof Replacement
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DES Update on Aurora Hills Roof Replacement


UPDATE: As of Dec. 5, all the non-friable asbestos has been removed from the roof and the roof replacement is proceeding as scheduled.


A Message from Arlington County Department of Environmental Services

Aurora Hills Center Roof Replacement

The Arlington County Department of Environmental Services (DES) will be replacing the roof of the Aurora Hills Center, which includes the Aurora Hills Branch Library, a Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources community center, and the Fire Department?s former Station 5 (now used for storage). Some materials on the existing roof contain a small amount of non-friable asbestos fibers, which is often found in sealants and roofing materials in older buildings. DES has contracted with an asbestos inspection and abatement firm to test and remove the material prior to beginning the roof replacement.

Beginning Sunday, November 28th, the contractor will begin the process of removing the asbestos containing roof material. This work is expected to last approximately one week. Here is what you need to know:
Once the asbestos removal and disposal are completed, DES will start the reroofing process.

If you have questions or concerns about this project, please contact the DES Project Manager, Jacob M. Fayad, at (703) 228-4829 or [email protected]




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