On the Clock: Inside the City of Arlington Woodshop

“On the Clock” is a show that gives residents an inside look at the hard work city employees do every day to make Arlington a better community to live, learn, work and play.

The episode, hosted by City Manager Trey Yelverton, gives residents a behind-the-scenes look at the City of Arlington woodshop. Trey interviews finish carpenter Mark Smith, an employee with the City for 21 years.

Mark has built multiple woodwork projects through the years and makes repairs at various buildings throughout the City. Mark’s most recent project was the remodeling of the elevators at City Hall.

The City’s Office of Communication develops programming for MyArlingtonTV. Viewers can find MyArlingtonTV programs on the following cable systems: Time Warner Channel 16 and AT&T U-Verse channel 99, and streaming capabilities at www.arlington-tx.gov.

All episodes are also available on the City’s YouTube channel, Facebook page and Twitter account.

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This video put a smile on my face…Mark is my dad and over the years I’ve seen first hand just how hard he works and how much he puts into his craft. He truly loves what he does. He’s to humble and dosent like the attention on him, but I’m so glad the city chose to do this segment on what he does for the city. I live in Los Angeles now and don’t get to see him to much, so this completely made my day. Just want to say thank you to the City of Arlington and the people… Read more »