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City of Arlington Accepting Applications for Citizens Bond Committee

The City of Arlington is now accepting applications from residents who are interested in serving on the Citizens Bond Committee, which will begin meeting next spring to review and recommend projects for a bond program that could be presented to voters in November 2018. Committee members, who will be ap pointed…

‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newsletter Highlights Matching Grant Program

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” remains a main priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we…

Schedule Your Free Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, on December 15

Interested in catching a ride on a self-driving shuttle? Come try out Milo and provide the City of Arlington with feedback about your experience. The City of Arlington is now booking free rides between 2 p. m. and 4 p. m. on Friday, December 15 to provide the public an opportunity to check out…

Medical City Arlington Now Offers World’s Smallest Pacemaker

Medical City Arlington is now offering the world’s smallest pacemaker for cardiology patients. The Micra® pacemaker is a new type of heart device that provides patients with the most advanced pacing technology at one-tenth the size of a traditional pacemaker. Medical City Arlington is the first hospital in southeast Tarrant County,…

Culture Buzz: Enchant Christmas Lights Up Arlington’s Entertainment District

The newest Culture Buzz segment on MyArlingtonTV visits Enchant Christmas, which debuts this year in Arlington’s Entertainment District. With more than two million twinkling lights and brilliantly lit sculptures, families will create memories that will last beyond the holiday season. Based upon the delightful children’s story “The Adventures of Enchant: The Great Search,” written by…

Arlington Police Department Announces 2017 Holiday Traffic Map

The Arlington Police Department encourages drivers to be safe and to use caution this holiday season as traffic increases on the roads. The department has published its 2017 Holiday Traffic map for residents and visitors to look at before shopping for family, friends and loved ones in the Parks Mall and…

Arlington Music Hall’s Christmaspectacular! Opens Dec. 1, 2017

After an enormously successful opening last December, the Arlington Music Hall invites residents and visitors to once again experience Christmaspectacular! this holiday season. This holiday musical adventure opens Friday, Dec. 1 and continues through Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Downtown Arlington. Christmaspectacular!, written and created by Disney veteran Claud Smith III, is directed this year by…

Christmas Tree Arrives at City Hall Ahead of 2017 Holiday Lights Parade

The holiday season has officially arrived in The American Dream City. An approximately 50-foot blue spruce Christmas tree made its way from Michigan to City Hall on Tuesday  morning, November 21, 2017. In keeping with tradition, the official lighting ceremony will be Saturday, December 9, 2017, immediately after the annual Arlington Holiday Lights Parade. This…