Category Archives: Business

Arlington Unveils New Brand for Downtown

There’s a new look for Downtown Arlington making the scene first thing tomorrow morning. The Downtown Arlington Management Corporation will officially launch its new brand over Levitt Pavilion with a team of skydivers. On Wednesday, May 23 at 8:35 a. m. sky divers will land in the middle of downtown carrying banners…

The Parks at Arlington Gets a New Look

The Parks at Arlington is turning over a new leaf with a fresh new look and a unique, new partnership. The mall is midway through a multi-million dollar facelift that began in 2011. Planned and already-completed upgrades include a new restaurant-style food court and a lighting system with enhanced security and…

GM Breaks Ground on $200 Million Stamping Facility

A new General Motors sheet metal stamping plant facility will add 180 jobs to the city and further the company’s commitment to the community said company and community leaders on Friday. Standing in a gravel lot where the facility will be constructed, city leaders and company officials touted the $200 million…

Tell Us What You Think at the Division Corridor Open House

City officials want to hear what residents have to say about the future of Division Street between Cooper and Collins streets, one of Arlington’s most integral—and challenging—stretches of road. An effort called Discover Division aims to find ways to support Division’s historic past and keep it commercially viable, while encouraging new…

UT Arlington Announces First College Park Restaurants

Five restaurants including a new concept, MAVS Sports Grill, will be among the first retail tenants in UT Arlington’s 20-acre College Park District development, scheduled for completion this summer. The restaurants reflect the diversity of The University of Texas at Arlington and include a pizza franchise, a Vietnamese-style noodle house, a…

Flood Safety Awareness Fair and Seminars

The Region 6 office of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is joining its local partners in Arlington to celebrate Flood Safety Awareness by co-sponsoring an informational fair on Flood Safety, and training seminars on the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for real estate and insurance agents. The collaborative effort provides…

Print Center Now Open

The City of Arlington and UT Arlington celebrated the opening of the new Canon Print Center at city hall on Tuesday with a ribbon cutting and open house. The City and college began discussions about a print shop partnership in 2011.  Both organizations were working to reduce expenses and save money.  The consolidation…