All posts by Traci Peterson

Texas Water Development Board Awards Arlington $5.4 Million for Projects

The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) recently awarded Arlington Water Utilities $5,456,300 in financial assistance for a construction project that will improve wastewater flows in the city while helping to protect creeks and streams. The TWDB funding will include a low interest loan for $4.65 million and a $806,300 “green grant”…

Arlington Water Pressure Plane Expansion Begins

An Arlington Water Utilities project that recently kicked off in central Arlington will provide about 2 miles of new water and sanitary sewer mains along South Davis Drive, near The University of Texas at Arlington, and improve water pressure in an area bounded by Cooper Street, Fielder Road, Arkansas Lane,…

Arlington Water Utilities Taking Leak Detection to the Next Level

Arlington Water Utilities employees work hard each day to make sure residents and visitors have water when they need it. For Ric Owens, Arlington’s leak detection specialist, that means making sure precious gallons of treated water aren’t lost on the way to the customer’s tap. Since 2014, the City of…

Arlington Water Utilities, Arlington Public Library Offer Spring Gardening Classes

Arlington Water Utilities is hosting a series of classes this spring to help residents learn more about how to boost the water efficiency of their outdoor spaces. The classes, which start March 22, are co-sponsored by the Tarrant Regional Water District, the City’s wholesale water provider. Other program partners include…

Arlington Water Utilities Enhances Customer Communication with Email Alerts

Providing reliable water service to Arlington residents and visitors is a top priority for Arlington Water Utilities. However, necessary main renewal projects and emergency repairs can sometimes cause interruptions to water service. A new feature introduced by Arlington Water this week will automatically send emails to account holders with on-file email…

Learn More about Upcoming Water, Sanitary Sewer Improvement Projects

Arlington Water Utilities will hold two meetings later this month to give residents more information about water and sanitary sewer service improvements in their area. Engineers and construction professionals will be on hand to provide information about construction schedules and project timelines. The High Point Sanitary Sewer Renewal project is…