Civil Service Commission (CS)

The Arlington Civil Service Commission:

  • Represents the public interest in the improvement of County personnel administration
  • Advises the County Board, County Manager and Human Resources Director on personnel polices for the Competitive Service
  • Conducts the final level of employee grievance appeal hearings


The County Board appoints Commission members. The Commission’s five members are County citizens with broad management or public affairs experience. (Note: County employees or paid office holders can’t become members.)

  • Mr. George Bailey
  • Mr. Peter Maier
  • Mr. Patrick Murphy, Chair
  • Ms. Beth Wolfe
  • Mr. Julius D. Spain, Sr.


The next meeting will be:

Monday, November 16 @ 5:15 pm
2100 Clarendon Blvd., Room 511C