All posts by Office of Communication

Pavement Reclamation to Create Smoother Streets for Lake Arlington Neighborhood

The Public Works and Transportation Department will soon begin a pavement rehabilitation project near Lake Arlington that is designed to improve the strength, smoothness and lifespan of select residential streets. This project, funded by the voter-approved Street Maintenance Sales Tax, is expected to begin Monday, August 20 and be complete by…

City of Arlington Recognized Again for Keeping Employees Safe on the Roads

The City of Arlington was one of 13 Texas employers recently recognized by the National Safety Council for proven commitment to traffic safety. Arlington received the prestigious 2018 Our Driving Concern Texas Employer Traffic Safety Awards, which was presented by the National Safety Council in partnership with the Texas Department of Transportation. Employee…

Watch for Mayfield Road, SH 360 Daytime Lane Closures for Ongoing SH 360 Widening Project

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. New aerial photos of the projects are available on the Keep 30360 Moving website. New or updated items are indicated in bold. The City of Arlington has…

Earn Up to $5,000 Back through Arlington’s Home Improvement Incentive Program

Have you been dreaming about a long overdue kitchen remodel, magazine-worthy bathroom renovations or other costly upgrades to your home? The City of Arlington’s Home Improvement Incentive Program is in place to help you pay for capital improvements and energy efficient renovations that will increase the value of one of…

Thousands Celebrate Grand Opening of Texas Live! in Arlington

Thousands turned out Thursday night for the grand opening of Texas Live!, a dream years in the making for Arlington’s already vibrant Entertainment District. Texas Live!, a partnership between the Texas Rangers, The Cordish Companies and the City of Arlington, is one of the largest and most exciting sports-anchored developments in…

Woodland West Library Renovations Under Way

A renovation project to transform the Woodland West Branch Library began on Monday, August 6th.  This $378,000 project will upgrade and modernize the store front, periodical, and administrative areas; remodel the restrooms to be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act; and replace three of the four rooftop HVAC units. Due…

TxDOT to Host Public Meeting Aug. 9 on Proposed I-30 Improvements

All interested citizens are invited to attend a Texas Department of Public Transportation public meeting for the reevaluation of the proposed improvements to Interstate 30 from Cooper Street to State Highway 161. The study area also includes the I-30/SH 360 Interchange area. The meeting will be held on Thursday, Aug. 9…

‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter Spotlights UTA Students Use of Via Rideshare App

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as one of five priorities. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Youth and Families,…