All posts by Susan Schrock

SH 360 Project to Cause Overnight Closures for Camp Wisdom Bridge Aug. 15-17

Construction work related to the SH 360 South project will affect Arlington drivers starting next week. The construction for the Camp Wisdom bridge over the new SH 360 Toll road has progressed to the point that the bridge beams need to be placed. This will mean the temporary closure of the current existing eastbound…

Arlington to Roll Out Milo Autonomous Shuttle Pilot Program August 26

The City of Arlington will soon launch Milo, a free autonomous shuttle service that will operate on select off-street trails in the Entertainment District before and after major events at AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Park in Arlington. Fans attending the Dallas Cowboys pre-season home game on Saturday, August 26, will…

Texas Live!, New Rangers Ballpark Construction Requires Utilities Relocation

Crews will dig a hole nearly four stories deep this summer in preparation for the Texas Rangers’ new $1 billion retractable roof ballpark. But before they do, a massive sanitary sewer line that runs through the Entertainment District and serves more than one-quarter of the city will need to move. The…

Library Offers Parents Assistance with Arlington ISD Registration

For Arlington ISD students and families, it’s time to start thinking about going back to school. Online pre-registration for the 2017-18 school year is open for all grades, and the Arlington Public Library is here to help parents navigate the online process. AISD uses InfoSnap, a secure online enrollment system, to…

Section of Mayfield Road to be Closed Next Week for Drainage Improvements

A section of Mayfield Road in West Arlington will be temporarily closed during daytime hours next week as part of a project to reduce flooding and improve sidewalks. Mayfield Road will be closed between Viscount Drive and Danbury Drive, which is west of Woodside Drive, between 9 a. m. and 3 p. m.…

Gospel Artist Kirk Franklin Opens Recording Studio in Downtown Arlington

Multi-platinum gospel artist Kirk Franklin recently completed the transformation of a vacant furniture warehouse in Downtown Arlington into a $2 million, state-of-the-art recording studio unlike any in the country today. Fo Yo Soul Entertainment, which opened in November, is located in a two-story stone and glass building at 102 S. Oak St. The…

Arlington Chamber to Host ‘Legends and Leaders’ Dinner at Globe Life Park

The Arlington Chamber of Commerce has announced the inaugural Legends and Leaders Dinner to be held at the Cholula Porch in Globe Life Park on Tuesday, August 22. The event will honor former Texas Ranger Ballplayer Legends and the Arlington Mayoral Leaders who were instrumental to moving and keeping the Rangers…