Category Archives: City Council Priorities

Globe Life Field in Arlington Features Texas-Made Materials Inside and Out

From the limestone quarried in Lampasas to the “Champion Red” Acme brick made in Denton, the Texas Rangers’ future Globe Life Field features materials inside and out made here in the Lone Star State. You can read about the natural and high-tech materials being used to build the ballpark in the…

New Neighborhood Park, Free Tax Preparation Resources at Library and More

Arlington celebrated several milestones recently, from the opening of a new park to the great work of our Animal Service Center over the past decade, that further confirm what our residents already know — our community is a great place to live, work, play and learn!The Arlington City Council has identified “Champion…

More Than 112,500 Trips Taken with City’s Via Rideshare Since Launch

From exploring emerging transportation technology to improving mile after mile of neighborhood streets, Arlington continues to strategically invest in projects designed to improve mobility across The American Dream City. Our latest Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter highlights activities and projects that support the City Council’s goal to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Arlington’s transportation connections…

Alexa Enabled Skill is Arlington’s Latest Innovative Tool for Residents

From improving digital library services to making it easier for residents to learn about street and water construction projects in their neighborhoods, the City of Arlington puts technology to work every day to make The American Dream City a better place to live, learn, work and play. The Arlington City Council…

Esports Stadium Arlington Debut Draws Fans From Around the Globe

Drawing professional gamers and enthusiasts from across the globe, Esports Stadium Arlington made its debut last month as the largest esports venue in North America. Our latest Invest in Our Economy newsletter details the $10 million, 100,000-square-foot stadium, which celebrated its grand opening with FACEIT’s Esports Championship Series Season 6 Finals on Thanksgiving Weekend.…

Arlington Recognized Nationally for Great Parks, Affordable Living and More

Arlington celebrated several milestones recently that further confirm what our residents already know — our community is a great place to live, work, play and learn!Our latest Champion Great Neighborhoods newsletter highlights just a few of these accolades, including the Parks and Recreation Department bringing home the 2018 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence…

Arlington Receives National Recognition for Innovative Self-Driving Shuttle Service

From exploring emerging transportation technology to improving mile after mile of neighborhood streets, Arlington continues to strategically invest in projects designed to improve mobility across The American Dream City. Our latest Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter highlights activities and projects that support the City Council’s goal to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Arlington’s transportation connections…

Arlington Taps Technology to Replace Water Mains, Prioritize Street Maintenance

From replacing aging water mains in neighborhoods to deciding which streets need to be rebuilt or repaired, the City of Arlington puts technology to work every day to make The American Dream City a better place to live, learn, work and play. All quarterly City Council priority newsletters are now produced…

‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter: Texas Live! Wowing Visitors

Thousands turned out this summer for the grand opening of Texas Live!, a dream years in the making for Arlington’s already vibrant Entertainment District. In addition to the new world-class dining, entertainment and hospitality district, the City also recently celebrated the opening of a Duluth Trading Company retail store off Interstate…

See Top 10 Uses for Ask Arlington App in ‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newsletter

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 make…