Category Archives: City Council Priorities

New Ask Arlington App Highlighted in Latest ‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter

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The new Ask Arlington app makes notifying the City about problems, ranging from barking dogs to burnt out street lights, quick and easy for citizens. Read more about the free app, which the City of Arlington launched earlier this year, in the newest “Put Technology to Work” newsletter. The newsletter also highlights Arlington’s Automated…

‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter Highlights Library’s Literacy Outreach Efforts

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The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…

GM Financial’s $35 Million Expansion Headlines ‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter

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Last month, General Motors Financial announced the completion of a new addition to its Arlington Operations Center. The $35 million investment is the Company’s fourth office location in The American Dream City, and will house 1,300 employees working in core functions such as loan services, customer experience, re-marketing solutions and human resources.404…

New Website Invites Homebuyers to Discover The American Dream City

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The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” continues to be a key 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…

Enhance Regional Mobility: Transportation Advisory Committee Appointed

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It’s time to keep your eyes on the road and focus in on this edition of the Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter, where the completion of the Texas Department of Transportation’s Cooper Street Project, the City of Arlington’s Transportation Advisory Committee and many other transportation items are discussed. The Arlington City Council…

Put Technology to Work: New Electric Supply Contract to Save City Millions

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The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology To Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities including investing in our economy, supporting quality education,…

2016-17 Richard Greene Scholars Recognized in Latest ‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter

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The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…

Arlington City Council Adopts $454.2 Million Budget for Fiscal Year 2017

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The Arlington City Council voted unanimously Thursday to approve the $454.2 million Fiscal Year 2017 operating budget. The City’s budget for next fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1, includes significant investments in public safety and technology as well as the first year of a three-year plan to make city employee salaries…

Levitt Fall Concert Series Featured in Latest Champion Great Neighborhoods Newsletter

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The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” continues to be a key 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…

Enhance Regional Mobility Newsletter: Focus 287 Strategic Plan Sets Vision for Future Growth

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It’s time to keep your eyes on the road and focus in on this edition of the Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter where the closing of Johnson Creek Bridge on Abram Street, the adoption of the FOCUS 287 Corridor Strategy and the completion of the Tri-Schools Road Project are discussed. Though Johnson Creek…