Category Archives: Community

Daily Lane Closures Scheduled This Week on SH 360 Main Lanes for Widening Project

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. New aerial photos of the projects are available on the Keep 30360 Moving website. New or updated items are indicated in bold. The City of Arlington has…

MyArlingtonTV Tours the New George W. Hawkes Downtown Library: Third Floor

Director of Libraries Yoko Matsumoto is taking residents and visitors on a tour of the new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library in a three-part series for MyArlingtonTV showcasing each floor. The Downtown Library, located at 100 S. Center St. just north of Arlington City Hall, opened to the public on June 16,…

Traffic Alert: New Ballpark Way/Baird Farm Road Ramp Opens Off Westbound I-30

Drivers on westbound Interstate 30 in Arlington must now exit earlier if they are looking for the Ballpark Way/Baird Farm Road exit. The old exit Ballpark Way/Baird Farm exit ramp has been closed for reconstruction as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project in Arlington. A new, permanent exit ramp…

Schedule Your Free Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, on July 19

Interested in catching a ride on a self-driving shuttle? Come try out Milo and provide the City of Arlington with feedback about your experience. The City of Arlington is now booking free rides between 9 a. m. and 11 a. m. on Thursday, July 19 to provide the public an opportunity to check out…

Duluth Trading Co. Creates Buzz with Opening of New Arlington Store

The grand opening of Duluth Trading Co. ‘s new Arlington store  generated a lot of buzz on Thursday — and not just because of the lumberjacks entertaining the crowds with their chainsaw skills. Ax throwing, sawing and log chopping were among the free lumberjack demonstrations held to entertain the crowd shortly after a…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus July 11-12

The City of Arlington has confirmed one positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito sample. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following location: East Mayfield Road at New York Avenue Map Targeted ground spraying will occur following the City of Arlington Health Authority, Tarrant County…

Deaver Park Improvements to Begin Soon in Southwest Arlington

Renovations, which include a longer walking trail and new shaded playground equipment, will soon be under way at Deaver Park in southwest Arlington. The Arlington City Council approved a $411,000 contract in June with Schmoldt Construction, Inc. of Celina for the park’s extensive makeover, expected to be complete by early 2019.…

Woodland West Library to Close Temporarily During Renovations

Beginning August 1, 2018, the Woodland West Branch Library will close temporarily while the building is renovated. The branch’s front doors, façade and other areas will be updated. Library service will be unavailable at Woodland West during construction, which is expected to be complete in November. The renovation will feature improvements…