Category Archives: Community

Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival Brings Middle Ages to Life

This fall, Downtown Arlington will be treated to the sights and sounds of a medieval tournament during the Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival. Swords will ring and sunlight flash on the elaborate costumes of lords and ladies as history comes alive for an afternoon. This free event has something for…

Dream Builders: Miracle League a Home Run for Children with Disabilities

“Dream Builders” is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders focuses on the Miracle League of DFW, which provides an…

Arlington’s Popular Leaf Recycling Program Returns November 21, 2017

Back by popular demand, and in an effort to improve our community and the environment, Arlington’s leaf recycling program returns November 21, 2017, and runs through February 21, 2018. The City of Arlington encourages residents to be a part of this year’s free leaf recycling program. Get your friends, family and neighbors…

Mayor Unveils Arlington Dream Team Digital Ambassador Program at State of the City

Become a member of our Dream Team and show your hometown pride! The City of Arlington is proud to launch its Dream Team Digital Ambassador Program to help spread the message about events and news happening in our great community.“With people getting their news from so many different sources these…

Interstate 30, SH 360 Frontage Road Lane Closures Announced for Bridge Construction

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project. Aerial photos of the project are available on the Keep 30360 Moving website.  Weekly Lane Closure Look AheadClosures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. Below are anticipated traffic…

Don’t Pack a Brown Bag Lunch! Make Plans for Food Truck Fridays in Downtown

Leave your leftovers and brown bag lunches at home. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s Food Truck Fridays lunch series in Downtown Arlington returns this Friday, October 20. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. every Friday until November 3 at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram Street. The park…

Ask Arlington: Community Relations Commission’s Kindness Initiative

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. Each week, on the City’s social media pages, we’ll let you know what the topic of the “Ask Arlington” episode will be. All you have to do is post your question and we’ll…

Arlington Public Library to Host Genealogy Lock-In on Friday

Get ready for a full day of family history and genealogy workshops! The Arlington Public Library is offering another Genealogy Lock-In on Friday, October 20 from 11 a. m. to 9:30 p. m. Celebrate Family History Month as the Library remotely joins the Genealogy Center of the Waco-McLennan County Library for their live…