Category Archives: Garbage & Recycling

Texas Health Hosts Free Shredding Event in Arlington, Other Cities on May 7

 Seven Texas Health locations will host a free, secure shredding event from 9 a. m. to noon on Saturday, May 7. The trucks will be at these locations:Texas Health Headquarters, 612 East Lamar Blvd. in Arlington Texas Health Fort Worth, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. in Fort Worth Texas Health Dallas, 8200 Walnut Lane in Dallas…

Enter to Win a Composting Startup Kit at Upcoming Backyard Composting Classes

In honor of International Compost Awareness Week in May, the City of Arlington Master Composters will be giving away one Composting Startup Kit at their May 7 and May 14 Backyard Composting Classes. Class participants at each location will enter their names for the drawing at the beginning of the class.  A Master…

Free Bagged Leaf Recycling Drop Off Ends February 21, 2016

Arlington residents have two more weekends to take advantage of the city’s free leaf recycling initiative. Through Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, residents may bring bagged leaves to one of four collection sites for free recycling. Arlington Landfill – 800 Mosier Valley Rd. U. T. A. baseball parking lot on Mitchell Street east of…

City of Arlington Works to Improve Neighborhood Appearances

Championing Great Neighborhoods is a key priority of Arlington City Council and that includes improving neighborhood appearance and integrity throughout the city. The City Council approved an ordinance at the evening session on November 10, 2015 related to the storage of residential recycling carts. Residents will now be required to store the recycling carts…