All posts by Susan Schrock

Need Assistance with Home Repairs? Housing Rehabilitation Program May Be Able to Help

The City of Arlington’s Housing Rehabilitation Program helps homeowners and revitalizes neighborhoods by rehabilitating sub-standard owner-occupied housing. The Program is funded by federal grants received by the City of Arlington. The City allocates a portion of their Community Development Block Grant and HOME grant funding received from the U. S. Department of…

AISD Breaks Ground on Career and Technical Center

The Arlington Independent School District broke ground and kicked off the construction phase of the new Career and Technical Center last week. The districtwide facility is part of the district’s $663.1 million bond program approved by voters in 2014. The Career and Technical Center (CTC) will serve students from all district high schools,…

Arlington, Dalworthington Gardens Celebrate Drinking Water Sales Agreement

With the ceremonial turning of a valve, Arlington and Dalworthington Gardens city leaders on Friday celebrated the connection of a new drinking water service line between the two cities. Through an agreement reached last year, Dalworthington Gardens is the first municipality to begin buying drinking water from the City of Arlington.…

City, Mansfield ISD Celebrate Completion of $18 Million Tri-Schools Road Project

On Friday, Arlington and Mansfield city and school leaders celebrated the completion of the $18 million Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project in southwest Arlington. The project, part of the 2008 bond program, consists of street, sidewalk, drainage, water and sanitary sewer improvements to Calender, Ledbetter and Russell roads near Carol Holt Elementary…

Arlington Prominently Showcased in ‘REDNews’ Magazine

Arlington: the American Dream City is prominently showcased in the latest edition of REDNews, a commercial real estate marketing publication. The April 2016 edition’s cover is an image of Arlington’s Entertainment District, showing Six Flags Over Texas, Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium. The picture was taken in October 2015 as…

Fans From Around the World Come to Arlington for WrestleMania 32

Fans from across the country and across the oceans packed AT&T Stadium in Arlington Sunday for WrestleMania 32. Some came dressed in flamboyant costumes and wigs to honor their favorite WWE Superstars. Others wore massive, blinged-out championship belts wrapped around their waists or thrown over their shoulders as they made their…